Whampoa, an island situated in the Zhujiang river, served as the harbour of Canton. A Dutch warehouse was built here, on leased ground. All European vessels bound for Canton were required to anchor at Whampoa.
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View of the tollbooth at Whampoa View of Whampoa View of houses on the island of Whampoa View of the tower at Whampoa Map of China and Formosa Map showing part of the Chinese and Vietnamese coast and southern Formosa Map of the mouth of the Canton River