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Government Publications Centre - June 1971

Government Publications Centre is on the right.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1971

Central harbourfront, 2001

Harbour view of Hong Kong island, most likely taken from the Star Ferry. Looking from the Central Star Ferry Pier to the Prince of Wales building and Citic Tower.

May 2001.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

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At the Kowloon Docks/Wharves

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1957

1997 Central Waterfront

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1997

1956 Star Ferry, Central

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Construction of the building of new passenger ferry piers at Central. This aerial photo shows the new terminal jutting out for the Central reclamation with the 14th Hong Kong products exhibition site in the middle of the picture.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1956

Star Ferry Pier, Central - 1937

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1937

The original caption under this photograph reads : : On the right is shown the pier in the harbour of Hongkong where the launch was moored when its boiler exploded causing the deaths of 35 persons

This was one illustration within a ten-page article by Professor C. A Middleton Smith about the need for more supervision of engineering and mechanization in Hong Kong and China 

Enhanced scan of image from The Far Eastern Review,  Sep-Oct Issue 1937

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I have added three views of some of the local shipping. The first is of the Star Ferry, two arriving and leaving. The second appears to show what I would call roll on roll off ferries and the third appears to be of a landing craft?. Has anybody any thoughts on any of the photographs. All are from an old cinefilm

TST Star Ferry and bus terminus with Canadian Pacific liner

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1925

Attributed to about 1925.

Tracks visible.

1931 TST Star Ferry Port

Tracks leaving the Kowloon Dockyards are visible, unfortunately too many busses block the view to decide if the tracks run across the bus terminal. 

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1931

Passenger building for the Kowloon Ferry Hong Kong ca1920

Star Ferry bus terminal, two people entering a bus (think so). Date is estimated.

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

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