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1959 TST 碧仙桃路 Bristol Ave

On the right are Mirador Mansions under construction. At the end of the road is Melbourne Hotel. 

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1959

Holiday Inn Shopping Centre 1980

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1980

From the "H

Holiday Inn Kowloon [1974- ]

Date Place completed: 
c.1974-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)

The four star hotel is located at 50 Nathan Road. Opened in 1974. Today named "Holiday Inn Golden Mile".

In the 1980's, a shopping centre operated in the basement of the hotel, now gone.

Previous place(s) at this location: 

Tonnochy Hotel 1964

Tonnochy Hotel and the World of Suzie Wong Club.

Exact location unknown.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1964

Clover Hotel / Royal Hotel / Chunghing Hotel, 380 Nathan Road [c.1957-c.1987]

Date Place completed: 
c.1957-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1987-12-31 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Klaus found this information:

The book "Golden Guide to South and East Asia" from 1967 gives the following information: "Clover Hotel, (380 Nathan Rd., Tel. 846191, cable CLOVERTEL). 86 rooms, single 25$ up, double 35 up, suites 70 up. Chinese restaurant."

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Mandarin Grill 1980

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1980

From my 19

Wanchai from Victoria Park Road

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

Taken from the footbridge over Victoria Park Road.

1975 World Trade Centre = 世界貿易中心 hong kong

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1975

Ritz Hotel, Austin Road [c.1947-c.1987]

Date Place completed: 
c.1947-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1987-12-31 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

122 Austin Avenue

I've guessed the dates based on this Google Search, which has the earliest result from 1948 and the latest result from 1987: https://www.google.com/search?q=THE+RITZ+HOTEL+122+Austin+Ave&tbm=bks&so...

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National Hotel [????-????]

There are mentions of John Olson at the National Hotel in the newspaper reports of Annual Licensing sessions:

6 Nov 1878. Renewals of their licenses were granted to all the other applicants, namely, [...]Stag Hotel, Jessie Cook; [...] National Hotel, John Olson; [...]. HK Daily Press.

2 Nov 1880. John Olsen, "National Hotel;" has held a license for 14 years; unopposed ; granted.
The China Mail.

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