P & O Pier [c.1909-c.1965] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

P & O Pier [c.1909-c.1965]

Current condition: 
Demolished / No longer exists
Date Place completed: 
c.1909-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1965-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Short pier on Connaught Road opposite the General Post Office. It first appears on the 1909 map on Gwulo. Although the P&O offices at Connaught Road opened not before 1924, the previous generation stood close-by on Queen's Road. Likely a pier existed on the old praya, but this vanished during the 1890/1900 reclamation.

The pier existed (possibly unused) until about 1965 when the next phase of reclamation started.


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