Boats - Junks and Rafts

An interesting read about cholera and quaratining ships entering Formosa can be found at: danshuihistory.blogspot.com

Rat-mediated black death was the scourge of Danshui, in large owing to junks arriving from Foochow that carried infested rats.
A number of preventive measures were taken. For example, cone-shaped iron collars were fit onto the anchor lines to prevent rats from jumping ship.

DONGGANG RIVER PINGTUNG SHIP

Military Training

Hong Kong Junk

Japan 1898

Keelung

Hong Kong

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