Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: VH02-204. Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution reference: L04357-085b. Photograph taken from the tower of Trinity Church (now Holy Trinity Cathedral). The Five's Court was on the junction of Park Lane (Nanking Road, now Nanjing Dong Lu) and Barrier Road (Honan Road, now Henan Zhong Lu). In the background is part of Soochow Creek. The photographs taken from the church tower, can be arranged in this order, starting with a view northwards, towards the British Consulate: VH02-181, VH02-205, VH-s01, VH02-206, VH02-207, VH02-103, VH02-104, VH02-209, VH02-210, VH02-204 and VH02-148.

Caption on mount
Shanghae over Five's Court - from Church Tower.
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Location
Estimated date
1850s
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath