Armstrong's Auction rooms & Victoria Hall [????-????] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Armstrong's Auction rooms & Victoria Hall [????-????]

Current condition: 
Demolished / No longer exists

Armstrong's Auction rooms and other the Victoria Hall belonging to the late Mr. Dorabjee faced on Queen's Road and the Praya ( now Des Voeux Road  and the whole intervening Iength of Pottinger Street. And ye gods, the charges for a room and meals were from $2 a day and up and the menu was lengthy and first class. And en passant, the Hongkong Hotel charges were then not much higher; rooms from $2 and up, breakfast and tiffin 50 cents per meal and dinner ( about 22 courses or more ) 75 cents.

Source: Old Hong Kong by Colonial Vol 1