University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Ep02-123. See Ep01-085 (another print), which is captioned in the album: 'SCENES. of B.C.C. and POOTUNG. 1929. Looking towards river from Artist Dept. Right Steamery. Background Empress ship, and 'Libia' Italian Warship'. B.C.C. = British Cigarette Company (later known as Yee Tsoong Tobacco Co. Ltd.), part of British American Tobacco Company. 'Empress ship' would be one of the Canadian Pacific Line ships, for example, Empress of Russia.
British Cigarette Company factory buildings, ships on the Huangpu, Shanghai