York Building [1905-1958] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

York Building [1905-1958]

Current condition: 
Demolished
Date Place completed: 
1905-01-01
Date Place demolished: 
1958-01-01

Dates from HK Land via Annelise.

Here's the approximate location of the building as it appears on a 1911 map (Plate 3-4, Mapping Hong Kong):

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Comments

Kings Building and York Building

Marine Lot 287 Lease acquired on 24th December 1901

Both Buildings completed in 1905

Palmer and Turner were the architects

 

Offices for

Kings Building:   Jebsen & Co – started out in Kings building

York Building:     Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs

 

1955 decided on phased redevelopment

Union House phase 1 completed in August 1960 on site of Kings and York Building

Please add Lane Crawford to the title.