Cantonment

Cantonment was located near road running from South to North from entrance of Sayaji Baug (then also known as Public park) & College Grounds, between the shades of Banyan Trees & separated by Vishwamitri River.

The area of cantonment is about 5 Sq KM.

It is said that garrison stationed here consisted of a regiment of Native Infantry belonging to the Indian Army.

There is also a column of Songadh Stone, which Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad II raised to memory of Mr. Williams, resident, who died in 1837.

A Church is also located here which was consecrated by Bishop Heber, who visited Baroda in 1825.

Currently, this area is known as EME, where EME Temple & misc places related to Indian Army are located!

*Cantonment is a military or police quarters, or it is an essentially permanent residential (or called barracks) section military installation.