When: The strong typhoon had hit Hong Kong on the 18th September, 1906.
What: This photo, taken shortly afterwards shows a couple of the large ships that were driven ashore.
Does anyone recognise the ships? I am out of Hong Kong for the next few weeks, so I don't have access to any history books.
Where: Kowloon wharves, near today's Ocean Centre and Harbour City. These little wagons often appear in old photos of the wharves. They were used to <Read more ...>