SS Loong Sang sinking during typhoon, Hong Kong



Silver gelatin print by Francis Davidson, 18 August 1923. Photograph of ships at sea during the 1923 typhoon in Hong Kong. The masts and funnel of the SS Loong Sang (China Coast Steam Navigation Co.) can be seen sticking out of the water while the Empress of Australia (Canadian Pacific Line) passes in distance. Part of collection of William Ernest Wakeham, purser, Blue Funnel Line.