Calcutta High Court

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The Calcutta High Court is the oldest High Court in India.
The Calcutta High Court is the oldest high court in the country, established on 2 July 1862.

Supreme Court of Judicature at Fort William

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It was established as the High Court of Judicature at Fort William on 1 July 1862 under the High Courts Act, 1861, which was preceded by the Supreme Court of Judicature at Fort William.
It replaced the Mayor's Court of Calcutta and was British India's highest court from 1774 until 1862, when the High Court of Calcutta was established by the Indian High Courts Act 1861.

Kolkata

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The seat of the Calcutta High Court is at Kolkata, capital of West Bengal.
Job Charnock, an administrator who worked for the company, was formerly credited as the founder of the city; In response to a public petition, the Calcutta High Court ruled in 2003 that the city does not have a founder.

Jalpaiguri

Jalpaiguri City
The Calcutta High Court extended its Circuit Bench in Port Blair, the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and in Jalpaiguri, the divisional headquarters of the North Bengal region.
The city is the home to the circuit bench of the Kolkata High Court, the other seat being at Port Blair in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

West Bengal

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The seat of the Calcutta High Court is at Kolkata, capital of West Bengal. It has jurisdiction over the state of West Bengal and the Union Territory of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
The judiciary is composed of the Calcutta High Court and a system of lower courts.

Barnes Peacock

Sir Barnes Peacock
Sir Barnes Peacock was the first Chief Justice of the High Court.
He was the first Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court in India.

T. B. Radhakrishnan

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The current Chief Justice is Thottathil B. Radhakrishnan.
Thottathil Bhaskaran Radhakrishnan born 29 April 1959, Kollam is Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.

John Paxton Norman

Sir John Paxton Norman
On 20 September 1871, the acting Chief Justice, Sir John Paxton Norman, was murdered on the steps of the courthouse by Wahabi Muslims named Abdullah.
Sir John Paxton Norman ( 21 October 1819 – 21 September 1871) was an English jurist who the acting chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.

Romesh Chandra Mitra

Romesh Chunder Mitter
Justice Romesh Chandra Mitra was the first Indian officiating Chief Justice and Justice Phani Bhushan Chakravartti was the first Indian permanent Chief Justice of the court.
Sir Romesh Chandra Mitra or Romesh Chunder Mitter (1840–13 July 1899) was an Indian judge and the first Indian officiating Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.

William Comer Petheram

Sir William Comer Petheram (1835 – 15 May 1922) was the Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court and Vice Chancellor of University of Calcutta.

Lawrence Hugh Jenkins

Sir Lawrence Hugh Jenkins
Sir Lawrence Hugh Jenkins, K.C.I. E (22 December 1857 - 1928) was the Chief Justice of Calcutta and Bombay High Court.

Kulada Charan Das Gupta

Kulada Charan Das Gupta ( 3 January 1900 – 14 February 1987) was the Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court and Judge of The Supreme Court of India.

Ypres Cloth Hall

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The High Court building's design is based on the Cloth Hall, Ypres, in Belgium.
The design of the Calcutta High Court building, established on July 1, 1862 in the city of Calcutta (present-day Kolkata) in the Bengal Presidency of India during the British Raj, was inspired by the Ypres Cloth Hall.

Phani Bhusan Chakravartti

Phani Bhushan Chakravartti (1898- 8 May 1981) was the first Indian cum Bengali permanent Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.

Chittatosh Mookerjee

Chittatosh Mookerjee (Born 1 January 1929) was the Chief Justice of the Calcutta and Bombay High Court.

Debi Singh Tewatia

Debi Singh Tewatia ( 30 June 1930 - November, 2017) was a Chief justice of Calcutta High Court and former Advocate General of Panjab and Hariyana.

Deep Narayan Sinha

Deep Narayan Sinha was the Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court from 1966 to 1970.

Richard Couch

Sir Richard Couch
He served for four years in that position, before being appointed Chief Justice of the High Court of Calcutta, serving in that post from 1870 to 1875.

Amarendra Nath Sen

Amarendra Nath Sen (born 1 October 1920) was a Bengali Indian jurist, who served as the chief justice of the Calcutta High Court in 1979 and as a judge in the Supreme Court of India.

Prasanta Bihari Mukharji

Prasanta Bihari Mukharji (1909 - 1984) was the 16th Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.

North Bengal

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The Calcutta High Court extended its Circuit Bench in Port Blair, the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and in Jalpaiguri, the divisional headquarters of the North Bengal region.

Ashok Kumar Mathur

Ashok Kumar Mathur (born 7 August 1943) the former Chief justice of Calcutta High Court, Justice of the Supreme Court of India.

Krishna Chandra Agarwal

Krishna Chandra Agarwal (born 15 January 1934) or K.C Agarwal is the former Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court and Calcutta High Court.

Anandamoy Bhattacharjee

Anandamoy Bhattacharjee (20 December 1933 - 16 January 2008) was a Bengali Indian jurist, who served as the chief justice of the Calcutta High Court and the Bombay High Court between 1993 and 1995.