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Everything tagged "chartered bank"

Chartered Bank at Duddell Street & Queen's Road Central

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1880

Queens Road Central Looking West 1900s

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

Suzie Wong - Chartered Bank

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1960

The Chartered Bank - from "The World of Suzie Wong"

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1960

If you look closely you can see the stonework of the HSBC building at far left. The scene is a panning shot that starts with Leg Co and HSBC in the background (latter at a very oblique angle though) and ends as shown here. The film was shot in 1960.

Fred Evans' photos

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

Moddsey notes: "Statue Square. Taken from a position near the Cenotaph before the construction of the present Square and gardens. The former HSBC and Chartered Bank buildings can be seen. The old Prince's building is on the extreme right of picture."

1950s Fred Evans' photos

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

The view across the Murray Parade Ground to the bank buildings: Bank of China on the right, HSBC on the left.

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