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Mid-levels

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

Hong Kong Mid-Levels in the 1920s

Caine Road Police Quarters

Half way down the retaining wall is a line of coping stones sticking out from the wall. This is the top of the old No 2 Tank that the Caine road was built on top of when it was realigned c1912

 

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1955

2&4 Conduit Road [1933-c.1987]

Date Place completed: 
c.1933-03-24 (Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1987-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

2 identical blocks of flats built c1933 (from road renumbering). No 4 (Where Tycoon Court is today) was demolished in the 1960's but No. 2  survived until the 1980's before being replaced by Yukon court which was completed in May 1991

Previous place(s) at this location: 

62C Robinson Road [1956-2017]

Date Place completed: 
c.1956-09-01 (Day is approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.2017-07-01 (Month, Day are approximate)

Site owned by Henderson Land, currently (April 2017) being demolished

Previous place(s) at this location: 

Sailors above Queen's Garden 1930's

David suggested 1935 or earlier as all buildings of Queen's Garden still standing.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1930

Morrison Hall HKU HK 香港大學馬禮遜堂

Police Station [c.1843-????]

Date Place completed: 
c.1843-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Marked as a Police Station on the 1845 map

Kennedy Road - Zetland Hall Foundation stone

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1949

Mosque Street looking East

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1890

This is a picture of Mosque Street, taken from about where Palatial Crest stands today. 

The three rows of buildings in the background going left to right up the hill are Belilios Terrace (1st Generation) and the three houses upper right of Picture from left to right are Rocklands, Benfica and Richmond House. The building in the foreground are tenements on Mosque Street and Mosque junction

Victoria Harbour and Central from Star Ferry (1980)

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

Taken from the Star Ferry Pier TST or from a ferry just after leaving the pier. Despite the opening of the cross-harbour tunnel in 1972, car ferries still operate.

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