Everything tagged: 1950s

New Exhibition: Photographs from the 1950s

Submitted by njkitto on Mon, 04/12/2021 - 14:11

Gwulo readers may be interested in a new exhibition from The Photographic Heritage Foundation: 'Photographs from the 1950s: Marjorie Doggett's Singapore, Lee Fook Chee's Hong Kong'.

Where was Royal Engineers HQ in HK 1955?

Submitted by Virginia J on Fri, 10/28/2016 - 14:46

Good afternoon all.

Am on brief and unexpected visit to HK, staying above Sha Tin in the New Territories. Have just received long letter from my 86-year old mother recalling her life here with my father and my older sister between 1955 and 1958. Am trying to locate a couple of the places she mentions but there are info gaps in her story after 60 years...

Air Crashes HK 1950's

Submitted by harryp on Sat, 05/14/2016 - 17:14

Hello all,

New on here having just found this lovely site.

Just come across this site and found it fascinating. I was living in HK - (Father worked at Hong Kong Electric Co North Point) -from Dec 1949  until Feb 1954. Dad left HK in 1967.