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Banks (1980)

Banks (1980)

This is a photo from our room at the (then) Furama Intercontinental. It shows the Peak and Peak Tower. More or less by chance (as they are standing in the foreground) the banks are shown, too.

From left to right: Bank of China, HSBC (third generation), and Chartered Bank. Right hand side the roof of the Supreme Court Building can be seen.

(added later) Left of the Bank of China Building the Tregunter Blocks (under construction) are visible. This includes blocks 3 which was replaced in 1993 by a higher one (see

Date picture taken (may be approximate): 
Sunday, August 24, 1980