Chinese gun platform overlooking the Legation Quarter, Peking
© 2012 Billie Love Historical Collection
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: BL-n045. Caption on typed list accompanying the box of negatives: 'Bamboo ramparts'. On the handwritten list, this photograph is captioned: 'Chinese g.p.' This Chinese gun platform was erected against the Tartar wall, overlooking the Legation Quarter, Peking (Beijing), during the Siege of the Legations, Boxer Uprising. Digitised from a negative made for a copy print. See also BL-n047.
Black and white photograph