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Victoria Harbour shelter & infill in 1992

The breakwaters for the new Yaumati Typhoon shelter are in place already.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1992

Ferry Point Estate [1971- ]

Date Place completed: 
1971-01-01

8 buildings built during the 1960s (the last was completed in 1971), that were initially surrounded on three sides by water. 

Good article from the SCMP here on their history

Hongkong and Yaumati Ferry

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

Probably heading for Kwun Tong Pier, Kowloon from North Point.

Yau Ma Tei Temple

Image (external): 

This is from HK Man's set of Old/new. The lower part of the picture is from Suzie Wong (1960).

 

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1960
Places shown in this photo: 
Image Galleries: 

#197-197A Reclamation Street, Yaumati [????-c.2015]

Date Place demolished: 
c.2015-12-31 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

#130-132 Portland Street, Mongkok, near Dundas Street [????- ]

#3-5 Temple Street, Yaumati [????-????]

#103-105 Parkes Street, Yaumati [????-2011]

Date Place demolished: 
2011-12-31

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