The official diary of the Gould mission to Lhasa sent by the British government. Read more about the mission diary.
A cloudless, still sunny day. Finch left for Gyantse, and several of us accompanied him for six or seven miles.
Author: Frederick Spencer Chapman [see handwritten annotations in Diary by Hugh Richardson in MS. Or. Richardson 2, Bodleian Libary, Department of Oriental Collections, University of Oxford]
Page Reference: Pt XII p.2
Chaksam ferry crossing the Tsangpo riverEnlarge