University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Os04-085. Photo from an album (UoB reference Os04) kept in the School of Oriental and African Studies Archives, London (SOAS reference MS 380 876/4). No caption in the album for this photo of lookers on with seven decapitated corpses. Related to 1 August 1895 killings of 11 missionaries and Chinese Christians at Kucheng (Gutian Huashan, Fujian Province) by the 'Vegetarian' rebels. See Os04-082 and Pe01-032.
After the executions of alleged perpetrators of Kucheng massacre
Tuesday 17 September 1895
Black and white photograph
Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library, University of London