1857Map copy.jpg | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

1857Map copy.jpg

1857Map copy.jpg

Obtained from the Public Records Office. The vertical street in the middle should be Centre Street, with Western and Eastern on either side, leading up towards First St. 

Date picture taken (may be approximate): 
Thursday, June 18, 1857


That's a good find, with an early sighting of the new No. 7 Police Station.

The bungalow on the left side of the map became the Government Civil Hospital