University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA05-06. From an album (C0 1069/425. CHINA 5. Siege of Peking, Boxer Rebellion, 1900.) in The National Archives. Crown copyright image reproduced by permission of The National Archives, London, England. The National Archives give no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or fitness for purpose of the information provided. This image may be used only for purposes of research, private study or education. Applications for any other use should be made to The National Archives Image Library, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU, UK. Legation Quarter, Peking (Beijing), during the siege (Boxer Uprising). This may be an Italian gun? Large pot seems to be for collecting water. Photograph by Reverend Charles A. Killie. See BL-n107.
British Marines on a gun platform, Mongol Market, Peking