British army regiment on parade ground below St John's Cathedral and Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation building
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: VH03-28. Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution reference: L00381-011a. The caption, which starts with text in Chinese, is printed on to a label affixed to the page of the album. See VH03-29.
Caption on mount
No. 427, HONGKONG./ This view gives the Protestant Cathedral, and the private hong of the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, which was formerly the Russian Consulate. / H.M. 18th Regiment are on parade in the foreground ; to the rear are the Victoria hills.
Black and white photograph
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath