Nagasaki University Library [Mansvelt Collection]

Japanese Version

Officers of the British warship H.M.S. Growler

ID: 7135
Photographer: Ueno, Hikoma ?
Album: Potter
Area: Nagasaki
Date: 1878
Color: --
Size: 278x222
Cabinet: 135-15-0

Displays the enlarged view
when you click on the photo.

These are the officers of the British warship Growler that docked in Nagasaki harbor in 1878. Potter wrote the names of Captain Hillroy, Lieut. Jones, Lieut. Milne on the photo. The HMS Growler was a composite gunboat commissioned in 1868 and armed with 4 cannons that sailed the Mediterranean, Africa, and Asia in 1868.