Royal Navy friends on a beach, with gin and biscuits, Weihai (威海)
© 2010 Historical Photographs of China
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: FH01-064. F. Hagger is on the left. On the lable of the bottle: COATES & Co PLYMOUTH GIN. (The Plymouth Gin Distillery was founded in 1793 and operated as Coates & Company until 2004). On the label of the box on the right: Peek, Frean & Co. LONDON BISCUITS. (Peek, Frean & Company was a major biscuit company, in operation from 1857 until 1989).
Black and white photograph