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Coronation 1953 decorations Kowloon City

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1953

Coronation Dragon Head, CDI David Roberts on left, HK Police Club

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Entrance to HK Police Club decorated for Coronation 1953

China Light and Power Company Limited decorated for 1953 Coronation

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1953
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Coronation 1953 Nathan Road near Alhambra Cinema

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1953

I took this picture myself, age 9, with my Brownie camera.

1953 Coronation Arch, Nathan Rd

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1953
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Nathan Rd southbound with the building on the left the former Astor Theatre (Po Hing) and the Alhambra on the right.

In the past, Pai Laus were erected at major junctions on both Hong Kong and Kowloon to celebrate either the accession to the throne of the Queen and her predecessors or to commemorate the jubilee years of their reign.

1953 Coronation Arch, Nathan Rd

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1953

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Night scene of northbound Nathan Rd, at junction with Gascoigne Road.

1953 Vehicular Ferry Pier, Central

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1953
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Note the Crown and 'EIIR' in the centre, a sign that this photo was taken around the time of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation.

1953 QEII Coronation Parade

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