Parsi illuminations at Lyndhurst Terrace (擺花街), Hong Kong
© Crown copyright 2011
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA16-003. Image from an album in The National Archives referenced as ‘HONG KONG 3. Views of Hong Kong from the 1860s to the 1920s' (CO 1069-446). Photograph by John Thomson. The lanterns and decorations were to celebrate the visit to Hong Kong of H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. See NA14-68 and NA16-007.
Monday 1 November 1869
Black and white photograph
The National Archives, London