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Queens Pier Hong Kong March 1959

Text on Flickr:

Dating I have since discovered from 1954, Queen's Pier seen here in Central Hong Kong still looks relatively new. Used for official visits, including the one made by HRH Prince Philip in March 1959.

(Added: Visit was from 6th to 8th March, 1959.)

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

Star Ferry terminal, Central, Hong Kong, 1904

Text on Flickr: Scanned from “Post Impressions”, 2004, South China Morning Post Publishing Ltd, Hong Kong.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1904

Duke of Edinburgh at Pedder's Wharf

Description: Landing of H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh at Reddow's wharf. Hong Kong. 2nd November 1869.

Incorrect transcription from the image: Reddow's = Pedder's.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1869

Blake’s Pier, Hong Kong, 1922 – arrival of the Prince of Wales.

Text on Flickr: Scanned from “Post Impressions”, 2004, South China Morning Post Publishing Ltd, Hong Kong.

Info from "The Prince of Wales Eastern Book"

(https://ia902605.us.archive.org/23/items/princeofwaleseas00philrich/prin...)

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

The Chinese General Chamber of Commerce Building (2017)

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2017

One of the few buildings in Central from the 1950's that still exists.

Vehicular Ferry Pier may 1967

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1967

1936 Queen's Road C1

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1936

Hong Kong, Pottinger Street

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1974

Hong Kong 1917

Found these on Flickr. Any suggestions for places are welcome.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1917

hong kong hotel, jan[1]. 1951

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1951

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