Rutton Building [1925-c.1980] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Rutton Building [1925-c.1980]

Current condition: 
Demolished / No longer exists
Date Place completed: 
c.1925-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1980-12-31 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

7, Duddell Street

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An article in the South China Morning Post, written in 1979, says Rutton Building was in existence from 1925 through to approx. 1980. A photograph of the building is available to purchase through GettyImages. Here is the link to this photo....


Thanks Paula. I gave the 1925 PWD Annual report a quick check, and there's confirmation in point 42:

42. Principal Works of a Private Nature.—The following blocks of business premises, etc., in the City were completed during the year : —

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  • An office block on I.L. 669 No. 7, Duddell Street.
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