Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018 | Licence: All Rights Reserved
Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018 | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Views of China: attack of batteries at Woosung

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Battleships in centre and batteries firing on both sides beyond. Woosung was captured on 16 June 1842, with 230 guns and stores; Shanghai was taken 3 days later. Signed "J Stoddart Comr. R N".

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Location

Wusong District, Baoshan, Shanghai, China

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