The S.S. Huichow (惠州) moored at the British Bund, Tianjin (天津)

The S.S. Huichow (惠州) moored at the British Bund, Tianjin (天津)




University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA27-10. The S.S. Huichow (惠州) was built in 1905 by Scotts Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Greenock. It was originally owned by Swire's China Navigation Company. It was sold in 1935 to Chinese shipbreakers in Shanghai. See NA27-14 and NA27-15 (more photographs of the S.S. Huichow). From an album in The National Archives entitled ‘MISCELLANEOUS 20. Photograph album. Photographs depict scenes of emigrants from China leaving under British supervision to British North Borneo in the 1920s. (CO 1069/794)’. 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.

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The SS Huichow moored alongside British Bund.



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The National Archives, London

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