Damage caused by the 1874 typhoon, Praya, Hong Kong

Damage caused by the 1874 typhoon, Praya, Hong Kong




University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA15-02. From an album in The National Archives entitled ‘HONG KONG 2. Hong Kong and Macao: the typhoon of 22 September 1874. (CO 1069/445)’. 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. Telephone: 020 8392 5225. Fax: 020 8392 5266. Infringement of the above condition may result in legal action. See NA15-01 and NA15-03 (more photographs of damage along the Praya).

Caption in album or on mount

Wreck of the Steamers Leonor & Albay, Praya & Douglas wharf destroyed by typhoon 22 Sep. /74.


Hong Kong


September 1874




Black and white photograph


The National Archives, London

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