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Customs House, Shanghai [1890s], 1890 - 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377C/23

Scope and Contents

269 x 210 mm. Printed from a cracked plate. View of the main façade of the Customs House on the Shanghai Bund. A red brick building, with details in ‘Tudor’ style, the Customs House consists of a central block with a square clock tower rising above the main entrance, flanked by two projecting wings terminating with gables. The building was completed in 1893.


  • Creation: 1890 - 1899

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Finding aid date

2012-09-18 15:18:44+00:00

Includes index.

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