Suzhou River, the cradle of Shanghai, nourishes the development of Oriental Pearl. Numerous stories of history generate with the running flows.
In 1917, Du Yuesheng, a well-known Shanghai merchandiser, set up a series of warehouse along the riverside. Those warehouses became state-owned after Liberation. With the time fleets, the owners of these warehouses vary, which lead to its sharply decline in number. Now, they are the rare architectures for the memory of Old Shanghai.
June 23, 2021 8:04 am local time