Trolleys on the narrow gauge railway line, Qinhuangdao

Trolleys on the narrow gauge railway line, Qinhuangdao
Collection

Baggs, Ernest

Identifier

EB-s0383

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: EB-s0383. This narrow gauge railway line ran from the railway station to the beach. Each flat trolley was pulled by a mule ('1mph engine'). One of the trolleys is flying the Union Jack. Shanhaiguan (Shan-hai-kuan) is now a district of the city of Qinhuangdao.

Caption on photograph

Was on the last trolley, so snaped the 'tothers in front - on our way to Shanhaikuan station. 3 miles

Location

Qinhuangdao

Estimated Date

1930s

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph