Barker Road [1898- ] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Barker Road [1898- ]

Current condition: 
In use
Date Place completed: 
c.1898-12-01 (Month, Day are approximate)

Named after:

George Digby Barker, a former military commander and acting administrator of Hong Kong between May and December 1891.


Barker Road is a street on Victoria Peak from the Old Peak Road  to Peak Road. It has a length of about 1,7 km.


1898: Barker Road opened (see below).

Source: Hong Kong Government Reports Online

Other points of interest:

Peak Tram - Plantation Road / Barker Road Station [1888-]

Victoria Hospital [1903-c.1947]


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