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The former site of the British Pacific Fleet, Weihai - the former site of the British Pacific Fleet Command
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on May 24, 1898, British armed forces stepped Weihaiwei for the first time, and held under the Liu Kung Island yellow island fort has seized the flag-raising ceremony. The Pacific fleet headquarters former site, Britain rents Weihaiwei, Liu Kung Island period, male island took the leisure Liu the to convalesce the place, every year summer Royal Navy Far East fleet in here summer vacation, training. UK marine corps barracks, its position majority of repeats press, in the naval forces school is destroyed the construction base above the site.

Copyright: Jacky Cheng
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Taken: 27/04/2014
Uploaded: 27/04/2014
Updated: 30/04/2014
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Tags: weihai; navy; school; office area; shandong; island; beach; travel; ships; china; britain; the royal navy; fleet; summer; the royal
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