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Kowloon Hotel

Hotel and HSBC bank building

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1985

The Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank, March 1948

Queen's Building to the exreme right. Behind a pillar there is the dome of Queen Victoria's Monument, probably without the statue.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1948

Banks at Queen's Road Central

I believe the following buildings are on the image: Left is Princes's Building, extreme right is Bank of Canton, then moving left to Chartered Bank, then HSBC Headquarters (3rd gen), and old Bank of China.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1962

Hilton and BoC (June-December 1969)

Commercial Bank of India [c.1843-c.1866]

Date Place completed: 
c.1843-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1866-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Failed in 1866

Wing On Bank/Life

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Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1947
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Wing On Life Building [1956-2011]

Date Place completed: 
1956-01-01
Date Place demolished: 
2011-09-24

Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China [????- ]

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Bank of East Asia Generation 1 & 2

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courtesy of Richard Wong. He gives the date of construction of the first building as 1919. He's built up a detailed collection of old bank buildings across China on his flickr site.

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