Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: HD-s55.  Some of (what is likely to be) the Shanghai Rowing Club men are posing by a rowing boat.  The building is the Upper Boat House, on Markham Road (now Kang Ding Dong Lu; Kanding Dong Lu; Kanding Donglu), beside Soochow Creek.  It was built c.1875-76.  Quoits, croquet and tennis were played on the lawn there (NB box of what may be croquet balls, on the right).  See HD-s56HD-s57 and HD-s58.

Caption on mount
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Location
Estimated date
1875-1880
Dimensions
285mm x 209mm
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph