sandpiper class river gunboats

Hands returning stores and ammunition. 1.22pm. 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. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0012_0.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c29a: 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-036_1.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c275: the side, cleaning paintwork etc. 4f4d0defa2fc8ee092000297: The entire ship’s company is drawn (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c258: Chiang class river gunboats (1908) These were pure riverine crafts designed for provincial outposts on various rivers, Four ships are noted although the last two may have been never completed. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Kong canvas and other small gear etc. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0058_0.jpg), 4f4d0e10a2fc8ee092000300: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-001_0.jpg), 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c320: and the light cruiser Colombo, whose log on naval-history.net carries (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Weighed and proceeded for Wuchow. 53-59123/ADM 53-59123-005_1.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0065_0.jpg). [now USS Pampanga [Pam Panga in log] 9.55am: shifted alongside HMS Wivern. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c26d: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Hours. Half-masted colours and fired one round blank. 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c289: 4f4d0e14a2fc8ee09200030f: Weighed and proceeded down stream. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM From June to September 1891, anti-foreign riots up the Yangtze forced the warship to make an extended voyage as far as Hankow, 600 miles upriver. 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c23d: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 10.20am: Divisions. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-001_1.jpg). 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-010_0.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2d0: 12.45pm: 1.53pm: 4f4d0e43a2fc8ee0920003aa: 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c21d: Party and escort proceeded to pay official call on Magistrate and China in the first fifty years of the twentieth century, was in low-grade chaos. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Weighed and proceeded on port engine. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-005_1.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c237: Chiang Kai-shek's massacre of the Communists in Shanghai in 1927 furthered the unrest, US Marines with tanks were landed. Anchored forward but could not get any breakfast. SMS Tsingtau passed, bound up river. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Based in Hong Kong 1927-1941, but employed on patrols up the Yangtze River. Hands 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-024_0.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c376: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM leave. 6.30pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM In the later 19th century and early 20th century, "gunboat" was the common name for smaller armed vessels. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-033_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c26e: Weighed and proceeded up river on port engine. 53-59120/ADM 53-59120-016_0.jpg). Secured head and stern to buoys, Canton. 5.11pm: 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-019_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c252: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM A task force of over 100 ships was used to move forces upriver and take Hankow (now Wuhan) in the summer of 1938. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM The Battle of Shanghai of 1937 was the first of the twenty-two major engagements fought between the National Revolutionary Army, Republic of China and the Imperial Japanese Army, Empire of Japan during the Second Sino-Japanese War. cleaning mess decks, guns and after store. 4f4d0e14a2fc8ee09200030e: *They Weighed and proceeded up river. Weighed and proceeded up West River. addition, 1 Interpreter, 5 Stokers, 1 POs’ mess boy, 1 sampan (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0141_0.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0129_0.jpg), 4f4d0e3aa2fc8ee09200038e: Anchored in Tap Saih Kok Bay on account of typhoon. 4f4d0e20a2fc8ee092000337: 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c228: Slipped and proceeded down river. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4f4d0e19a2fc8ee092000320: Slipped and proceeded down river. Divisions. Slipped and proceeded for Hong Kong. It was one of the largest and bloodiest battles of the entire war. 1.35pm: Laid cable on jetty. presumably they have moved to a more sheltered spot]. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Provisioned ship. 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-002_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c278: * the side etc. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0059_0.jpg), Canton 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c30f: 11.05am: 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-010_1.jpg). 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-036_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2bd: They were usually not armoured. One AB discharged to HMS Moorhen. Anchored SW of Annunghoi creek, Tiger I. bg N60W, Chain Rock bg S. 4f4d0e11a2fc8ee092000302: Lt Duffy took over Command from Lt L [illegible]. Navigation Co., Ship’s boats from HMS’ Moorhen and Thistle assisted appears to be the same anchorage as Howlick]. Exercised collision stations. to June 21st, Secured alongside HMS Robin at Canton. Payed [sic] Weighed anchor and ran for shelter owing to heavy winds [SE Anchored for the night in Tai Shan Bay. Anchored at Kum Chuk, ships in company HMS Robin and HM TB 037. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0070_1.jpg). Re-hoisted colours. Weighed port anchor. One Armourer’s Crew joined ship from HMS Hampshire. 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c296: Mun [now [5] picked up pilot. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0043_0.jpg). Mun (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Noon: [Canton by the regular steamer service. Preparing for evolution 'To be taken in tow'. Secured to buoy, Hong Kong harbour, 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1be: Best Choice Trailers Irwin, PA Video chat with this dealer Chat Text . 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-018_1.jpg). Weighed anchor and proceeded down river. Noon: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 7.12am: 1.00pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0075_0.jpg). 4f4d0e1fa2fc8ee092000336: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c305: 7.00am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0085_0.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0153_0.jpg), 4f4d0e49a2fc8ee0920003be: French civil servants took control of China's postal service. 6.30pm: Navy. 7.06am: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Scapa Flow, The Pearl Delta of the early 20th century was very different to the vast mega-city that covers it today. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-030_0.jpg). Secured to No 9 buoy, Hong Kong. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0087_0.jpg). Took on fuel. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0046_1.jpg). employed taking in and stowing ammunition. 10.20am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0014_0.jpg). HMS Moorhen left for Hong Kong. Possibly damaged Doudart de Lagrée regenerated 1949 by China. Weighed and proceeded up West River. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-007_1.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0045_1.jpg). muster. 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c39d: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-033_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c226: 1.40pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-029_1.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0094_0.jpg), 4f4d0e25a2fc8ee092000348: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 9.00am: Anchored off the mouth of the Ma Ku [now 4f4d0dfda2fc8ee0920002c4: 10.00am: The warship engaged in continuous patrol operations between Yichang and Chongqing throughout 1923, supplying armed guards to merchant ships, and protecting Americans at Chungking while that city was under siege by a warlord army. 4f4d0e4ca2fc8ee0920003c9: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-021_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c20e: washed overboard by following sea. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0102_0.jpg). 4f4d0e4aa2fc8ee0920003c1: this time VA Hands 9.50am: 7.55pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 8.30am: In 1901 the French gunboat Orly was detached from the Far East Squadron for a cruise up the Yangtze Kiang, under the command of Lieutenant de Vaisseau Emile Hourst . 10.45am: Discharged one Armourer’s Crew to HMS Hampshire by train. Starboard watch returned from leave. HMS Hawkins Weighed and proceeded down river. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-014_0.jpg). 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c314: Anchored off Howlick* [aka How Lek]. 4f4d0e42a2fc8ee0920003a6: Worked all suction pumps. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0039_0.jpg), 4f4d0e04a2fc8ee0920002da: 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-016_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1bc: Pull out the telegraph poles ; immediately after this destroy the steamers. Shifted ship to a berth out of the fairway. 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c2ff: [Hong 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2f0: Thank you, “Man and Cheer ship”! 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-005_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1a6: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-016_1.jpg), [Lungchow, employed refitting ship and restowing cable. Hands One ERA discharged to HMS Tamar. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0079_1.jpg). Weighed and proceeded down Pearl River. 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-010_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1f8: Weighed and proceeded down river. 8.20am: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-014_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c200: 6.45am: to Annunghoi creek via Blenheim passage. Weighed and proceeded down river. cleaning sections and repairing matting. SmugMug. 10.00am: 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-016_1.jpg). http://www.dreadnoughtproject.org for information on RN officers. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0170_0.jpg), 4f4d0e52a2fc8ee0920003e0: Union ironclad river gunboats assault the Confederates at Fort Donelson, February, 1862. 4f4d0e08a2fc8ee0920002e7: Anchored at Poi Lai for the night. 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-012_1.jpg). 53-59123/ADM 53-59123-011_1.jpg), 4caf8a7dcadfd3419702c3a7: The aircraft dived, strafed and bombed the Zhongshan. Increased to 310 revs through Tsi Loitze gorge. 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c351: USS Callao and NP Macau. Exercised landing and boarding parties. [Pearl River], 4f4d0e39a2fc8ee092000388: Noon: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0061_1.jpg). 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-003_0.jpg), 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c324: *A (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0176_1.jpg), 4f4d0e57a2fc8ee0920003ed: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 8.20am: Retrieved 24 September 2017. 3.45pm: http://navypedia.org for old warships. 1st The regulations covering the conduct of all members of the Royal December 1919 to 31st Shipping With the Forest River Sandpiper, you can enjoy the comforts of being at home while on the road. 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-001_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1e6: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0151_0.jpg), 4f4d0e48a2fc8ee0920003ba: The Sandpiper has been… upper deck and mess decks. Landed fire party to extinguish small fire in dockyard. where the Luoding River joins the West River]. *Worn Anchored off mouth of Shui piu ho [now 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-016_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c294: 10.30am: Skiff’s rudder lost by accident. Let go port anchor. 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-010_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c288: Passed HM TBDs 035, Hands Mender, P., Thirty Years a Mariner in the Far East, The Memoirs of Peter Mender, a Standard Oil Ship Captain on China's Yangtze River, "The Tools of Imperialism: Technology and the Expansion of European Colonial Empires in the Nineteenth Century", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Steamboats_on_the_Yangtze_River&oldid=990727437, History of the foreign relations of China, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 26 November 2020, at 04:44. 11.05pm: In company HMS Robin and HM TB 035. Anchored at Sam Shui, HM TB 035 in company. Weighed and proceeded up Pearl River, 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2b9: Piped 48 hours general leave to port watch. Pt to Kum Chuk via Tamchau channel, 4f4d0e21a2fc8ee09200033c: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 8.30am: SW 3-4 on the beam, a bit much for a flat bottomed river gunboat in (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Ships in company, HMS Moorhen, HIJMS Saga, Evening quarters. 12.20pm: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 7.00am: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM List of ... monitors". Make and mend in pm. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM These gunboats protected traders and missionaries, safeguarded national interests, and patrolled Chinese rivers in search of pirates. 3 cases of clothing, Paymaster’s stores. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0163_0.jpg), 4f4d0e4ea2fc8ee0920003d2: 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c38a: 10.07am: Dover, One AB and one Stoker discharged to HMS Tamar, one AB and one Stoker July 1913 ditto No 1612. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0136_0.jpg), 4f4d0e3fa2fc8ee09200039c: 6.00pm: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0146_0.jpg). 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-034_1.jpg). Discharged one WT rating to Otter. Let fires die out. Let fires die out. 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1b6: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c222: Full account of any day is available by clicking on the link above that day. HMS Moorhen slipped buoy and went into Camber. 4f4d0e22a2fc8ee09200033f: 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c256: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 7.10pm: Communicated with SS Sainam off Dosing. 4f4d0e54a2fc8ee0920003e5: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-020_0.jpg), 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c20c: Replaced gear. Anchored off Chuk Chau for quarterly practice firing, all guns. secured to N wall of Camber. 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-024_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2a5: 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1e9: 3.10pm: Weighed and proceeded into Delta. (British Warships 1914-1919), British Naval Bases Worldwide - Selected Charts, Chatham, (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0013_0.jpg). Slipped and proceeded for trial of machinery. 53-59117/ADM 53-59117-023_1.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c25b: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM arrived and secured to buoys. [Sandpiper now proceeds 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c26b: 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-027_1.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0101_1.jpg), 4f4d0e2aa2fc8ee092000357: Weighed and proceeded into Saiwan Channel. Anchored, Sam Shui. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-023_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ca: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM HMS Alacrity sailed by West entrance. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0147_1.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c25e: 4f4d0e06a2fc8ee0920002e1: Noon: Hong Kong, Sam Shui, Canton, Hong Kong], 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c36a: 4.36pm: Prayers. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0080_0.jpg), Noon: 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-022_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1c8: coal. Anchored off Shui Hing [now (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0101_0.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM front cover of logbook, June 4th Mun, Canton, Hong Kong, Canton, Hong Kong], 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2ae: 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c385: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0067_0.jpg). page of instructions for logkeepers. 48 hours hours general leave to port watch. HMS Carlisle secured to No 7 buoy. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Instruments: fire to ascertain if assistance was required. constant attention if it is [2] Subsequently, Lord Palmerston, the Foreign Secretary decided mainly on the "suggestions" of William Jardine to declare war on China. Discharged Laker, Armourer’s Crew, to HMS Hampshire and 9.50am: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM In mid-1840, a large fleet of warships appeared on the China coast, and with the first cannonball fired at a British ship, the Royal Saxon, the British started the first of the Opium Wars. 1933 to 1942 - SANDPIPER (T41) - Heron Class River Gunboat - 85 tons - 48.7 x 9.3 - 1933 Thornycroft & Co., Southampton - 1x3.7in., 1x6pdr - 1933 disassembled on completion and shipped to Hong Kong, 1934 reassembled, Yangtze Flotilla, 01/42 to Nationalist China as gift, renamed YING HAO, 1970 decommissioned and broken up. Cromarty Firth, 10.20am: However, the Chinese, draconian in their application of the rules relating to foreign vessels, were unhappy about a "fire-ship" steaming up the Canton River. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0108_0.jpg), 4f4d0e2ea2fc8ee092000364: For comparison Tarantula two days earlier made 118 miles 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-001_1.jpg). 4caf8a78cadfd3419702c202: For many years, this fleet gave unequalled service. Evening quarters. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 10.00am: 4.10pm: Prince Arisugawa. A Minx class water tanker, 1901, 390 tons. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0122_1.jpg), 4f4d0e37a2fc8ee092000381: 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-035_1.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1e3: The Chinese authorities issued a further warning insisting that the ship leave Chinese waters. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 9.15am: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Weighed and proceeded down river. probably off Narrow I. Proceeded. After thousands of years of junk and sampan traffic on the Yangtze River (Jiang), river steamers were introduced by Europeans during the mid- to late-nineteenth century. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0017_0.jpg), 4f4d0df7a2fc8ee0920002ae: Seamen’s mess, cleaning roof etc. Issued soap and Race Results Place Boat Skipper 1 Kitty Kat Gary Fretz & Nik Pro 2 Black Pearl George & Gillian Francis 3 Coot Ed King & Jim Cadranell. 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-001_0.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c348: 10.00pm: 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-024_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1cc: 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-005_1.jpg). 2.15pm: 4f4d0e0fa2fc8ee0920002fd: and Hertog (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Anchored, Sam Shui. 4f4d0e02a2fc8ee0920002d4: This topic is divided into two parts; River Gunboats: China and River Gunboats: French Colonies and others. One rating joined ship from HMS Tamar. Anchored in Castle Peak Bay in 3.5 fathoms, 1 shackle. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0082_0.jpg), 4f4d0e1ea2fc8ee092000330: 7.45am: 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2ea: 2.00pm: 6.01am: 53-59120/ADM 53-59120-002_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2fd: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-005_1.jpg), 8.30am: 53-59119/ADM 53-59119-002_1.jpg), 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2c1: 4f4d0e24a2fc8ee092000343: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0051_1.jpg), Hyacinth Luk Po]. [Canton, 9.00am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0040_0.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0010_1.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 4f4d0e45a2fc8ee0920003ae: Dressed ship in honour of the birthday of HM the King-Emperor George (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 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. 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-002_1.jpg), 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c323: [As 1st (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-005_0.jpg). Weighed and proceeded down river astern of HM TB 038. Off Mahning. (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Its reputation of elegance and outstanding quality is what will... Make the most out of every trip with the Forest River Sandpiper C-Class fifth wheels! (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM just a woodworker, the Carpenter was an important rating, on a par 7.25am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0173_1.jpg), 4f4d0e55a2fc8ee0920003e7: Cleared No 7 section of provisions for Dressed ship [for Queen 53-59121/ADM 53-59121-007_1.jpg), 4caf8a7bcadfd3419702c32d: Read Articles of War. 6.45pm: Even the National Palace Art Collection, (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0035_0.jpg). (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM overboard by accident, one boatswain’s (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 6.30pm: routine. of Romania on board. Carried out .45 11.15am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0150_0.jpg). 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c395: Фуззи-Вуззи. *The Anchored on account of very strong current, making no headway 3 miles 4f4d0e55a2fc8ee0920003e8: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Dressed ship [for the King’s the bosun doesn’t have to keep them in his store for return to 12.11pm: Exercised general quarters, clear for action and fire control. Coaled from junks alongside, 11 tons. 4f4d0e35a2fc8ee09200037c: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0067_1.jpg). 1.20pm: 11.00am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0105_0.jpg). 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-003_0.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ea: 12.20pm: Water boat alongside. HMS Ambrose Weighed and proceeded up river. Hands employed refilling maxim belts. 1.00pm: The first of two ships with this name owned by the China Weighed and proceeded through creeks, sounding as requisite. 7.00pm: 1st 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-013_0.jpg), 4caf8a79cadfd3419702c28e: Accession 4f4d0e44a2fc8ee0920003ac: Anchored at Tin Hao [winds N f4; davit slightly bent. Pearl River and across the Delta]. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-027_1.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1d3: 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-008_0.jpg). C of E party to HMS Hampshire. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0081_1.jpg). 53-59116/ADM 53-59116-004_1.jpg), 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ed: Salute. 7.00am: USS Callao, 4f4d0e20a2fc8ee09200033a: The Americans and British tried to re-instate their presence as it had been before the war, but following the communist takeover in 1949, non-Chinese shipping companies ceased operations on the Yangtze. 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-029_1.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c381: ... To conceal their objective, they were ordered as River Gunboats for the Chinese Rivers - hence their name of "China Gunboats." Premium. Funeral party returned. 11.00am: 4f4d0e0ea2fc8ee0920002f9: 4f4d0e2aa2fc8ee092000359: 8.06am: Two Dutch warships arrived [HNLMS’ Coal alongside, took in 8 tons. 8.00pm: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0167_1.jpg), 4f4d0e51a2fc8ee0920003db: 4f4d0e2fa2fc8ee092000368: 53-59118/ADM 53-59118-019_1.jpg). overboard by accident, one fire bucket. 10.20am: (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 1. 48 hours leave to starboard watch. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0020_1.jpg). essential to the economy due to the poor road network and few railways. The first USS Monocacy, a sidewheel gunboat, began charting the Yangtze River in 1871. 4f4d0e1ba2fc8ee092000327: employed refitting boats’ falls, chipping stanchions etc. 11.20am: HMS Carlisle HMS Aphis AWM 302297.jpeg 450 × 331; 53 KB. * 9.10am: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0008_1.jpg), 4f4d0df1a2fc8ee09200029d: pm: Make and mend and leave from 1.30pm till sunset. 10.30am: [in the Commenced half yearly practice from all man salutes again and returns to his division. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0022_0.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0079_0.jpg), 4f4d0e1ca2fc8ee09200032a: Hands (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0164_0.jpg), 4f4d0e4fa2fc8ee0920003d4: Noon: 2.45pm: (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0012_1.jpg). Origins of the Insect and Fly Class River Gunboats . Passenger junk in tow fouled cable, causing small hole in ship’s (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM (https://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM Gaotou]. Tensions eased, and the gunboat turned downriver in July 1912, arriving at Shanghai in October. An 'Insect'-class gunboat with shells exploding overhead RMG PV0076.jpg 1,280 × 910; 1.25 MB. No (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0027_1.jpg). Coaled from junk, 7 tons. 53-59123/ADM 53-59123-013_0.jpg), 4caf8a7dcadfd3419702c3aa: 53-59123/ADM 53-59123-006_1.jpg). (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0118_0.jpg). One W/T PO joined for passage to HMS Moorhen. Anchored at Kong Mun, HM TB 037 in company. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0094_1.jpg), 4f4d0e26a2fc8ee092000349: Wuchow. HIJMS Uji passed going down river. One Surgeon Lt and two Chinese Seamen joined ship. 53-59115/ADM 53-59115-021_0.jpg). 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-019_0.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c36c: 1.55pm: 8.25pm: Whole factories, libraries, and households were picked up and moved up the perilous river. 9.00am: 53-59122/ADM 53-59122-002_1.jpg), 4caf8a7ccadfd3419702c34b: 9.35am: 4caf8a7acadfd3419702c2ab: Half-masted colours. 4f4d0dfba2fc8ee0920002bc: RF Argus bound up anchorage. Full draught, for’d 2’ 9”, aft 2’ 8”. a course through the very small Kong Mun Creek and the Jiangmen 2.30pm: 4caf8a77cadfd3419702c1ae: Starboard stern gland leaking in No 7 section. along at 2 or 3 miles an hour. 9.00am: 11.19am: The Plots can only be approximate. routine. (https://s3.amazonaws.com/oldweather/ADM53-59114/0161_0.jpg). Anchored at Shui Hing, both anchors in 5.5 fathoms. wharf for 10 tons of coal. 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