University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Da01-30. From an album inscribed to H. Wilcockson from C. E. Darwent. The Revd. C.E. Darwent, Minister of the Union Church (visible in the middle of this photograph), was also a photographer and author of a photographer-friendly guidebook to Shanghai: https://archive.org/details/cu31924023217825 "Shanghai: a handbook for travellers and residents to the chief objects of interest in and around the foreign settlement and native city" (1904). Herbert Wilcockson. See another water taxi, for example, JC02-03.
Water taxi 203 and H.M.S. Bonaventure, Shanghai