Standard Oil Company holding tank set on fire by a Qing navy shell

Standard Oil Company holding tank set on fire by a Qing navy shell

Notes

University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: WS01-088.  Tan Shui Chih, near Kilometre Ten. Sign on other holding tank: ASIATIC PETROLEUM CO. LTD.

Caption in album or on mount

S. O. C's tank on fire.

Location

Wuhan

Date

November 1911

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph