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1947 - Oct 5 christening walking to Chatham Rd.jpg

1900s TST Chatham Road

Observatory Villas under construction, St. Mary's Canossian School right behind.  Gun Club Hill Barracks on the hill.

Has a date: 1903-09-13

Looks like bricks on the left for future buildings.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1901

Residential Building on K.I.L. 537 [c.1895-c.1949]

Date Place completed: 
c.1895-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1949-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

European House on K.I.L. 537, northern side of Cameron Road, probably number 33. Appears first on the 1895 map on hkmaps.hk.

The Public Works Report for 1892 refers

126. Kowloon New Roads. (C.S.O. 397/1892).—Detail plans and estimates were laid before a meeting of the Public Works Committee held on the 23rd of May for the construction of Des Voeux, Granville, Cameron, Carnarvon, East and Middle Roads......

1900s Mohammedan Mosque TST

The colored version of this one:

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1900

Peking Road Redevelopment

Newspaper article from August 1996:

Redevelopment of the area where the old TST Market (on the photo bottom right) stood. The new built  One Peking Road looks different to the proposed one showed below the photo. Also, the park sketched in front of the former Water Police Station wasn't built.

More information probably in Chinese.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1996

Kowloon Mosque from Kowloon Park

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2011

1900s TST Cameron Road

Originally attributed to Humphreys Avenue, but it is Cameron Road (see comment below).

A steam roller is approaching from the right hand side.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1900
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1931 TST Star Ferry Port

Tracks leaving the Kowloon Dockyards are visible, unfortunately too many busses block the view to decide if the tracks run across the bus terminal. 

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1931

1920s KCR TST Station

The railway tracks on the right hand side continue to the Kowloon Wharves.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1920

Passenger building for the Kowloon Ferry Hong Kong ca1920

Star Ferry bus terminal, two people entering a bus (think so). Date is estimated.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1922

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