The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Bell, Nicholas D Beatson
Bell, Nicholas D Beatson; C.I.E. Member of Council, Bengal; educated, Edinburgh Acad, and Coll, Oxford; joined service, 1886; Joint Magistrate and Deputy Collector, 1895; Magistrate and Collector, 1896; to 1898: Offg. Director, Land Records and Agriculture, Bengal, 1905-06; Commissioner of Land Revenue, Director of Land Records and Agri. and Member, Legislative Council, Bengal 1913 holds a K.I.H. Medal; C.I.E. 1906; Member, Executive Council, 1914. Address: Calcutta.