Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Old and new street names in the French Concession

For those of us who think visually and geographically better than textually, here is a great map of the French Concession, created ten years ago by Juha Loukola and uploaded to flickr. The map is a handy reference to old and new street names:

Click to see it in full size. Credit to Juha Loukola!

Tags: flickr, french concession, map, old and new, shanghai

Posts from This Journal “map” Tag

  • Old town maps from the government survey

    I'd like to unlock my treasury and share some archival and research materials on Shanghai that could be useful to others. These maps used to…

  • Map of the old town (c. 1909)

    A map of Shanghai's old town, c. 1909, grabbed from gallica, cropped and straightened: Close up on Penglai Road (here Grain Transport Creek…

  • Commercial Plan of Shanghai (1915)

    This wonderfully detailed plan of Shanghai (1915) is available in super high-res at UWM. It includes a bird's-eye view of the Chinese City:…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.