Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: HD-s56.  HD-s56 is a detail from HD-s55.  It is likely that the men are members of the Shanghai Rowing Club.  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.

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Location
Estimated date
1875-1880
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph