A single storey godown built c1860 with a residence on top in front of the original company offices. The building was demolished c1952 with the redevelopment of the area and extension of Lockhart road <Read more ...>
The date is Thursday 1st March 1860 (can anyone tell the time from the shadow position of chimneys on Building F?) , all the ships and soldiers in the harbour are off to burn Beijing down to the ground because of interference in the European Opium trade.... How many ships are there?
The Building key, corrections welcome.
References mainly taken from the Map of A.F. Alves 1862
A Roman Catholic Cathedral – being reconstructed after a fire