The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Fanshawe, Sir Arthur Upton
Fanshawe, Sir Arthur Upton, K.C.I.E. (1903), C.S.I. (1896), C.V.O. (1906), I.C.S. (retired); s. of late Rev. J. F. Fanshawe; b. 1848; educ; at Repton; joined the I.C.S, Bengal, 1871; served in the Central Provinces up to 1881 in the capacity of acting Secretary to the Chief Commissioner Postmaster-General, Bombay, 1881; Offg. Secretary, Government of India, Finance and Commerce Department, 1888; Director General of the Post Offices, India, 1889-1906; Member, Royal Commission on Opium, 1893-95; retired, 1907. Address: 19, Hans Mansions, Basil Street, S.W. Club: East India United Service.