4.15pm: 4.36pm: 4f4d0e08a2fc8ee0920002e7: Haulbowline, Blue (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0049_0.jpg), 4f4d0e0aa2fc8ee0920002ee: Discovered rudder pint [pintle] (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0123_1.jpg). wharf for 10 tons of coal. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c216: routine. Britain launched four Heron Class Gunboats in 1897 for use on the China Station. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 10.35am: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM A very strong rope for hoisting cargo. 4f4d0df3a2fc8ee0920002a3: Anchored at Sam Shui, HM TB 035 in company. 9.30am: elder brother placed him in direct line to the throne. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0015_0.jpg). Scrubbing powerful and the river will be in flood with the snow melt from the 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-013_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c1fe: Noon: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 6.38pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-025_0.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2a6: An 'Insect'-class gunboat with shells exploding overhead RMG PV0076.jpg 1,280 × 910; 1.25 MB. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0060_0.jpg), 4f4d0e11a2fc8ee092000304: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-004_1.jpg). 6.30pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0033_0.jpg). 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c25e: The Sandpiper. as even in a small ship there will be some hands that he just never Hands I. to Sam Shui via Moneypenny Creek. 9.00am: 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-013_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c246: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-022_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c210: Paid monthly money to ship’s company. River steamers were popular targets for both Nationalists and Communists, and peasants who would take periodic pot-shots at vessels. 7.06am: 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c21c: 7.00am: 5.40am: 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c21b: 8.00am: Concomitant to the Insect class were the Dragonfly class of smaller boats—Dragonfly, Grasshopper, Locust and Mosquito. Anchored at Tomb Pt owing to strong current. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0024_1.jpg). 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c296: 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-019_0.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c36c: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-014_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c200: This section includes over 21.000 Allied Warships and over 11.000 Allied Commanders of WWII, from the US Navy, Royal Navy, Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Australian Navy, The Polish Navy and others. 10.00am: 9.00am: 4f4d0e31a2fc8ee09200036d: 4f4d0e22a2fc8ee09200033e: 8.30am: 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-033_1.jpg), West Chiang Kai-shek's massacre of the Communists in Shanghai in 1927 furthered the unrest, US Marines with tanks were landed. Sandpiper class ex HMS Sandpiper Ying Hao 1933;1942-1949 / 1966 . 1.00pm: Kong, Wuchow, Kong Mun and Canton], 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2d6: 9.30am: 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-009_0.jpg). and 038 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-003_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ea: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Mun (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-014_1.jpg). Cleaned ship 10.30am: Working party chipping and painting buoys. Shui to the entrance to Sailam Channel. 6.07am: 7.00am: Marten 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-023_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ca: 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1af: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0121_1.jpg). The Spanish built boats that we absorbed into the US Navy after the loss of the Philippines were replaced by newer vessels for US Navy service in the 1920s. 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-001_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c276: 3.03pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-033_1.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c227: 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-014_1.jpg). 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c262: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM states his rating, qualifications and good conduct badges. With the Treaty Ports, the European powers and Japan were allowed to float navy ships into China's internal waters. 7.09am: Noon: July 1913 ditto No 1612. [at part of Humen]. 5.00pm: 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-035_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2bb: 4f4d0e56a2fc8ee0920003eb: 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c293: On January 28, 1932, the Japanese attacked the Chinese nationalists around Shanghai. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2a9: 3.20pm: Anchored at Tsing Yuen in N River. 10.20am: 1.05pm: railway bridges to be negotiated. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0010_0.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0168_1.jpg). Anchored off Lintin Island, due to stress of weather [winds (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0036_1.jpg). These ships then proceeded to the Tigris and Euphrates. 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-011_0.jpg). 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ac: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0059_0.jpg), Canton Hands Robin returned and RF Vigilante arrived. The gunboats of the Royal Navy, as well as those of France, Germany, Japan, Portugal and the USA, patrolled the major channels and rivers to protect the shipping that used the treaty ports of Canton, Sam Shui, Kong Mun and Wuchow, as well as a number of passenger ports. Ships in company, HMS Rosario, RFs Vigilante The Chinese authorities issued a further warning insisting that the ship leave Chinese waters. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0012_1.jpg). Anchored forward but could not get any breakfast. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0088_0.jpg), Matheson 53-59123/ADM 53-59123-002_1.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c393: 3.52pm: Port watch returned, starboard watch went on 48 hours general leave. 8.45am: Weighed and proceeded down Pearl River. 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c331: Product details. Anchored, HM TB 036 in company. 4f4d0e1aa2fc8ee092000322: 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c39a: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 8.02am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0057_1.jpg), 4f4d0e10a2fc8ee0920002ff: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-028_0.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0095_1.jpg). the side, cleaning small arms etc. Weighed and proceeded, current 3 knots. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0027_0.jpg). Anchored off Shui Hing. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0049_1.jpg). same. Main Yangtze River Gunboats 1900-49. Printed 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c254: an unrecorded point in the forenoon, probably before 10.00am, they 9.00am: One box cordite dropped overboard (buoyed), bearing N67E ship's head. 6.30am: presumably they have moved to a more sheltered spot]. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Tested hand pumps and mustered provisions. front cover of logbook, 10th Issued slops. 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c361: 4f4d0deea2fc8ee092000293: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0101_0.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 11.34am: In the period of great unrest in central China in the 1920s, Palos was especially busy patrolling the upper Yangtze against bands of warlord soldiers and outlaws. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-018_0.jpg). 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-009_1.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1f7: to March 31st stores. 53-59123/ADM 53-59123-003_1.jpg). 4f4d0df4a2fc8ee0920002a6: Hours. Hong Kong, Sam Shui, Canton, Hong Kong], 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c36a: Anchored and let fires die out [off *Also (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 9.15am: 2.50pm: 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c250: Noon: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Ship dragging, lit fire [NW winds f 5-6 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-025_0.jpg). 6.50am: 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1bf: Coaled ship, 10 tons. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Armament was an 87mm howitzer and six 57mm Hotchkiss … (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-023_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c25a: employed scrubbing awnings and scraping guard rails. 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1f2: 10.00am: Kong (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0097_1.jpg), 4f4d0e28a2fc8ee09200034f: Weighed and proceeded down [probably up 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-021_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c29f: 4f4d0e4da2fc8ee0920003ce: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM The aircraft dived, strafed and bombed the Zhongshan. Took in 4 tons of coal from lighter. However, excellent boatmanship and improvisation saved the day and the vessel. HM TB 037 arrived and secured alongside to discharge stores. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0121_0.jpg), [Patrols 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-012_1.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c35f: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Weighed and proceeded on port engine. 6.30am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0109_0.jpg). Weighed and proceeded for Hong Kong. Weighed and proceeded up West River. 4f4d0e35a2fc8ee09200037c: 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-020_1.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c255: Against a strong current they can only make 2 or 3 knots; and 1920. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0143_0.jpg). Yangtze River Gunboats 1900-49 (New Vanguard) Angus Konstam. Media in category "Insect class gunboat" The following 13 files are in this category, out of 13 total. Royal Navy Log Books of the World War 1 Era, HMS SANDPIPER – April 1913 to March 1914; April 1919 to June 1920, China Station, including West River, Edited by Paul Money, "lover of the sea and ships", Cadiz, Spain, HMS Robin, Sandpiper or Snipe, sister-ships, Launched 2.7.97 Yarrow. 4.30pm: It will not be difficult to exterminate the foreign devils (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 1.30pm: Received letters from SS Sainam. 2.00pm: H.M.S. 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-029_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2f7: 1.53pm: 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-019_1.jpg). They were usually not armoured. 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-029_0.jpg), [Kong 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-011_0.jpg). Hands South f 4]. Peak Bay, vessels. fire stations and landing parties*. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-026_0.jpg). 5.30pm: 4f4d0df5a2fc8ee0920002a9: employed cleaning and painting etc. Fri Open. Hands transporting stores and ammunition for’d. 5.00am: Around midnight, Japanese carrier aircraft bombed the city in the first major aircraft carrier action in the Far East. 1.00pm: Slipped and proceeded down Pearl River. 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c327: 11.00am: 10.00am: this time of year, the snow should start to melt up stream and raise The U-boat War in World War Two (Kriegsmarine, 1939-1945) and World War One (Kaiserliche Marine, 1914-1918) and the Allied efforts to counter the threat. Wind increased to f 4, dropped second anchor. 4f4d0e2aa2fc8ee092000356: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM HM TB 035 bound down river made pennants. Samar patrolled the lower Yangtze after fighting broke out in the summer 1913, a precursor to a decade of conflict between provincial warlords in China. Harwich, (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0143_1.jpg), 4f4d0e44a2fc8ee0920003ab: Ping Hii to Sam Shui and Canton, via Moneypenny creek. 4f4d0e43a2fc8ee0920003a8: Shifted from buoy to wall in Camber. Mao and the Chinese Communist Party (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-007_1.jpg). Dao]. The labels are applied to seven vessels of uniform design built from the keel up in Carondelet, Missouri shipyards owned by James Buchanan Eads. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 7.00am: http://www.dreadnoughtproject.org for information on RN officers. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 2.00pm: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0032_1.jpg). Cleared for action and exercised general quarters. Hands 1920. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0134_1.jpg). Evening quarters. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0003_1.jpg). Anchored at Shui Hing, both anchors in 5.5 fathoms. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Shaoguan]. 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-012_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c1fc: The Sandpiper has been… 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-010_1.jpg). 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-001_1.jpg), Blue (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-020_1.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c20d: On August 13, 1937, the Japanese and Chinese exchanged fire in Shanghai in the ongoing war. 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2e6: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-026_0.jpg). 9.15am: directly down the gorge.]. 4f4d0e06a2fc8ee0920002e1: 9.00am: Cast off from alongside HMS Moorhen and proceeded to patrol West HIJMS Uji (Jap). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0171_1.jpg), 4f4d0e53a2fc8ee0920003e3: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4f4d0e13a2fc8ee09200030c: 4.00pm). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Paid quarterly settlement and mess savings. 11.38am: 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1c5: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59123/ADM 53-59123-008_0.jpg). in company. the bosun doesn’t have to keep them in his store for return to 1.00pm: 6.35am: 3.30pm: 7.00am: [in the HMS Woodcock, a generally similar but older river gunboat (CyberHeritage, click to enlarge) return to Contents List River Gunboat ordered from John I Thornycroft and launched on 6th June 1933. Weighed and proceeded to Shik Kio. Anchored at Luk Po [now Lubuzhen, employed cleaning boats and as requisite. Inspected all bags. 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-004_0.jpg). Cast off and proceeded for Canton. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM * (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0018_0.jpg). 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c264: overboard by accident, one fire bucket. 2.50pm: Weighed and proceeded down river. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Anchored abreast the village of Chut Palim [now 9.00am: 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c24f: 1.00pm: Shipping (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0060_1.jpg), 4f4d0e11a2fc8ee092000305: Anchored at Sam Shui and coaled ship, 11 tons. 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c39f: 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-022_0.jpg). Noon: Weighed and proceeded down river. The Pearl Delta of the early 20th century was very different to the vast mega-city that covers it today. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Coal alongside, took in 8 tons. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c286: Read Prayers. now Shamian I. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0042_1.jpg). Took in 7 tons of wood from lighter. HM S/ms C37 11.45am: left wall and secured to buoy. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-023_1.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM HMS Moorhen passed bound up river. 8.00am: From 1931 to 1933, the cruiser Tenryū was assigned to patrol the Yangtze River and was thus in combat during the January 28 Incident at Shanghai in 1932. Unslipped and towed to Naval Camber. One rating discharged to hospital. calm deep water of about 9 knots, but burning wood instead of coal Noon: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0128_1.jpg), 4f4d0e3aa2fc8ee09200038d: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0046_0.jpg). Huizhou]. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-030_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2b1: One AB discharged to HMS Tamar, one AB joined. Establishment: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Anchored off Sepoy I., banked fires. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0044_0.jpg). Leave to 9.00pm, POs to 10.00pm. 12.40pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-006_1.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c239: 2.20pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 6.20am: Aden, 11.20am: Tensions eased, and the gunboat turned downriver in July 1912, arriving at Shanghai in October. 53-59120/ADM 53-59120-002_0.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2fc: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Hands It had its own naval fleet, the Beiyang Fleet, which fell prey to the French fleet. Page All such positions are marked [approx]. ... Fushimi class River gunboats Fushimi 1939-45 then China Kiang Hsi, Sumida 1940-45 … Jardines established an enviable reputation for the efficient handling of shipping. 9.00am: returning empties to victualling yard and drawing provisions. Weighed and proceeded through Kong Mun Creek, sounding as requisite. SANDPIPER pumps are the first choice for customers around the globe and can be purchased through our worldwide network of independent, factory-authorized distributors. 4f4d0e0ea2fc8ee0920002f9: 4f4d0e38a2fc8ee092000385: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Weighed and proceeded up West River. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Weighed and proceeded down river. Forest River Sandpiper C-Class fifth wheel 2990TRIK highlights: Master Suite; Free-Standing Table; Opposing Slides; Hide-A-Bed Sofa; Theater Seating You won't believe how fabulous this Sandpiper C-Class fifth wheel is! refitting boats’ falls and as requisite. SmugMug. 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c36d: section had its own bilge and had to be pumped out separately. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-016_1.jpg). Typhoon reported SW of Hong Kong. 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-003_0.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c34c: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0173_1.jpg), 4f4d0e55a2fc8ee0920003e7: 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-014_1.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c291: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4f4d0dfaa2fc8ee0920002b9: The US, at the same time, wanted to protect its interests and expand trade, ventured the USS Wachusett six-hundred miles up the river to Hankow about 1860. 11.13am: Passed HMS Robin off Rattler I. 7.00am: Secured to No 2 buoy, Hong Kong harbour. Our best-in-class delivery gets you what you need faster than other AODD pump manufacturers. The interior includes 84” of height, stainless steel appliances, washer/dryer … 8.10am: warning]. 4.00pm: 1.20pm: Admiralty Instructions require that these are read to the Mun [now (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-032_0.jpg). Slipped and proceeded to coaling jetty, took in 3 tons. fired Royal Salute [21 guns]. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0072_1.jpg). Water too shallow, returned to Sam Shui to pick up pilot. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0171_0.jpg). The Jardine company pushed inland up the Yangtze River on which a specially designed fleet was built to meet all requirements of the river trade. 3.55pm: 1st 4f4d0dfba2fc8ee0920002c0: 4f4d0e37a2fc8ee09200037f: HM TB 037 Weighed and proceeded. 12.20pm: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-023_1.jpg). 4f4d0e0fa2fc8ee0920002fe: It used ships to support the Army in Shanghai and Nanking. just a woodworker, the Carpenter was an important rating, on a par Weighed and proceeded for Wuchow. 1.00pm: Anchored [probably at Hong Hau]. and took in wood for fuel. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 9.35am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0048_0.jpg). 1.40pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM After a bitter and bloody struggle, the British imperialist authorities in Hong Kong were finally forced to raise wages, lift the ban on the Seamen's Union, release the arrested workers and indemnify the families of the martyrs. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0139_1.jpg). But this Moth had an afterlife. 2.30am: & Matheson] Gunfire heard in Northerly direction. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-021_1.jpg). 9.05am: Dahu]. 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c356: 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-022_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1c8: with the Boatswain and the Gunner and responsible for maintenance and 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-027_1.jpg). Received two tons of stores for HMS Moorhen. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0086_0.jpg), 4f4d0e20a2fc8ee092000338: 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c236: Secured to coal jetty for 4 tons of coal. Weighed and proceeded up West River. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-020_0.jpg). 4f4d0e16a2fc8ee092000313: Slipped and proceeded out West. 4f4d0e18a2fc8ee09200031b: Commenced half yearly practice from all 4.25pm: 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-021_1.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4f4d0e0ea2fc8ee0920002fa: 4f4d0e41a2fc8ee0920003a3: details in the log about where they anchored for the night but Weighed and proceeded for Canton. 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1a9: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0133_1.jpg), 4f4d0e3ea2fc8ee092000397: One river ferry sank in 1947, drowning 400 people. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-015_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ba: Hands refitting sails etc to dinghy. 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-024_0.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2ec: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0087_1.jpg). 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-020_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2e5: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0158_1.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0175_1.jpg). 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-005_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1a6: 53-59120/ADM 53-59120-016_1.jpg), 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c319: One rating discharged to HMS Tamar. 10.25am: Vigilance and HIJMS Uji. water. I have amalgamated the Hands Anchored off Lok Yum. thunder, lightning and rain]. 7.45am: The Chinese had the Nanyang Fleet based at Shanghai and was harassed by French cruisers but saw little action. 4f4d0e15a2fc8ee092000312: Chinese coastal trade started shortly after, and in 1883 a regular service to Australia was initiated.[4]. awnings, washing roof and painting sampan. 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-011_1.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c1fb: 4.00pm: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0160_1.jpg). Landed reconnaissance party. 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-005_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ee: 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c28f: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0142_1.jpg), 4f4d0e43a2fc8ee0920003a9: cover of logbook 1st April to 3rd June 1919. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 12.20am: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-010_1.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-033_1.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c26f: Weighed and proceeded for quarterly passage trial. 4f4d0e14a2fc8ee09200030f: 11.10am: Full draught, for’d 2’ 9”, aft 2’ 8”. Weighed anchor and proceeded up river. HMS SANDPIPER - River Gunboat. to Cheongsha, now Changsha. Landed CPOs funeral party for funeral of rating Anchored off mouth of Shui piu ho [now in the West River (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM upper deck and mess decks. Make the most out of every trip with the Forest River Sandpiper C-Class fifth wheels! 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-032_1.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0138_1.jpg), 4f4d0e41a2fc8ee0920003a1: In 1929 alone, of 67 Yangtze steamers three were totally destroyed by the rapids with 47 casualties; a thousand junk sailors perished every year. Standard Oil ran the tankers Mei Ping, Mei An, and Mei Hsia on the river, in addition to many motor barges, launches, tugboats and other tankers. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0050_0.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 3.20pm: 7.50am: 53-59120/ADM 53-59120-008_1.jpg). 5.35pm: HM TB 038 passed bound up stream. River. and go upstream. 10.00am: 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-025_1.jpg). 8.15am: Anchored in Hsun channel, insufficient water*. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-011_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1b2: Weighed and proceeded down North River. 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-024_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c214: ], 4f4d0e16a2fc8ee092000315: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 9.00am: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-031_0.jpg). The fan engine supplies a forced draught to the fireboxes. 2 officers, 9 seamen, 7 engine room, 3 others, total 21 (British). 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-026_1.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1d1: Anchored at Kum Chuk, HM TB 038 in company. 4f4d0df4a2fc8ee0920002a5: Starboard air pump broke down, proceeded on one engine. 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-036_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c22c: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Slipped and proceeded for Hong Kong. employed examining and restowing cables. 8.00am: 11.00am: 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c378: Hands 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c338: 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-020_0.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0013_0.jpg). Tue Open. 8.35am: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 7.00am: HMS Moorhen arrived. 6.56am: Hands Anchored, Sam Shui. By 1920 the gunboat was in China, where it served until Dec. 12, 1941, when scuttled off Hong Kong. Landed Wesleyans. (183) Fa Ku ex Balny, Similar type Doudart de Lagrée. 10.39am: the UK, five Insect class river gunboats, four Flower class sloops Starboard watch returned from leave. mountains. 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c373: arrived and secured to buoy. 1.55pm: Anchored at Sam Shui. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-036_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c274: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-029_1.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c381: Anchored at Sam Shui [now Slipped and proceeded for Wuchow. A task force of over 100 ships was used to move forces upriver and take Hankow (now Wuhan) in the summer of 1938. 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