1920s Praya Canton Steamers

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 19:46

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Date picture taken


At the pier, the names of ships that travel between Hong Kong and Canton are listed:

Fatshan, Kinshan, Taishan and Lungshan (outside the photo, can be seen here.)

see also this advert:

Hong Kong-Canton Line
Hong Kong-Canton Line, by IDJ

In 1909, two other steamers are listed: Honam and Heungshan. According to  Steamer Ship-owning Companies | Oldchinaships.com Honam was sold 12/1925 and scrapped, Heugshan was sold in 1924.