Photograph of the Lahore Gate, with an Afghan
group seated at the roadside in the foreground, taken by the Bengal
Sappers and Miners, an engineering arm of the Indian Army in c.
1879 during the course of the Second Anglo-Afghan War (1878-80).
The gateway is an entry point to the Bala Hissar fortress at Kabul,
Afghanistan. This is an ancient citadel, dating back to the time of
the White Huns in the…