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1930 Public Works Department Annual Report

A copy of the original is available at HKGRO: http://sunzi.lib.hku.hk/hkgro/view/a1930/751.pdf

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— Q 21 — B.O.O. Work.

35. Reclamations.—The following is a statement of the private reclamations which were completed or in progress during the year:—

                                           Area in sq. ft.
M.L.’s 430 and 431, North Point (completed) ... 833,975
S.I.L. 526, Shaukiwan (completed)               12,650
K.I.L.’s 1558 to 1561, Ma Tau Kok (in progress) 407,985
N.K.I.L. 6, Lai Chi Kok (completed)            374,400
N.K.I.L. 7, Lai Chi Kok (completed)            630,000
N.K.I.L. 3, Lai Chi Kok (completed)            140,250
N.K.I.L. 520, Castle Peak Road, (completed)...   27,000
N.K.I.L. 521, Castle Peak Road, (completed)...   24,750
N.K.I.L. 971, Castle Peak Road, (in progress)..  24,750
Tsun Wan M.L. 4, (in progress)                  74,900
Tsun Wan M.L. 5, (completed) .                 273,600
K.M.L. 98, Tai Wan, (completed)                 72,350

36. Principal Works of a Private Nature, completed or in progress.

Works Completed: —

  • Building for Banking premises on I.L. 295, Queen’s Road Central.
  • Theatre to be known as “Central Theatre” on I.L.’s 48 R.P. and 601 R.P., Queen’s Road Central and Circular Pathway.
  • 10 Garages with Chaffeurs' Quarters and Workshops on I.L. 2979, May Road.
  • 2 Godowns on I.L. 1298 Section A, Cadogan Street and Belchers Street.
  • Lard Factory on I.L. 2415, Kennedy Town.
  • 1 Godown and 4 European houses on M.L. 197, Nos. 153 and 155 Praya East (now Hennessy Road.)
  • Cold Storage and Quarters on I.L. 563, Great George Street.
  • Race Course Grand Stands on R.B.L. 33, Wong Nei Chong Road.
  • A Chinese family mansion on I.L. 1946, Broadwood Road.
  • A Liquid Fuel Tank No, 4 on I.L. 2273, North Point.
  • Piano Factory with Quarters on upper floor, on I.L. 2845, Shaukiwan Road.

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