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Chatham Road Camp [1946-1977]

Date Place completed: 
1946-01-01
Date Place demolished: 
1977-01-01

Dates and location approximate for now. It appears in photos of the area from the 1940s on. IDJ writes:

That whole area was covered with Nissen Huts and military playing fields up until at least the 1970s and probably until about the time the first Cross Harbour Tunnel was built.

The Grand Hotel, Tsim Sha Tsui [????-????]

Previously thought to be 7 Carnarvon Road, now confirmed as 14 Carnarvon Rd instead. This is the site of the Grand Hotel - the hotel in which Booth and his family first moved into when they arrived in HK.

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