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Ballamacleog is given as the name of the house - John Douglas Clague of Hutchison lived here. I think I remember reading that executives of Jardine Matheson rented the house in the 1990s. I found the following pictures:
Does anyone know what happened to Mr. Clague after HSBC rescued Hutchison? Did he remain active in Hong Kong or retire?
The Telefax: Hong Kong facsimile directory (1987) lists 26 Middle Gap Rd, but I cannot see the name. Can anyone try to read it at google books?
You can read a bit more about him (pre-bailout) on Andrew's excellent History of HK here:
(although I recommend you read the whole thing, it's very informative and entertaining)
Previous address: Ballamacleog, 564, The Peak.
From a map, c.1938.
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