The Chusan Archipelago is the doorway onto the coast of Zhejiang province. In the twentieth year of the Daoguang reign , English troops seized it [Chusan]. A warship took refuge in the port and raced eventually as far as Yuyao county. It became stuck in the sand there and was unable to continue. The local militia was called together, attacked it, and captured one English woman. Upon questioning, it was learned that she was the third sister of the King of England.
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