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Everything tagged "1940s Hong Kong"

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1940

1940 Funeral of Ada Maud Woods WOODS (née FITZ STUBBS, aka Maud)

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1940

China Mail 2 September 1940.

1940 Layout Plan of Kai Tak Airport

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1940

Layout of Kai Tak Airport showing the civil and military divisions and their facilities.Source: 1940 Blue Book in HKGRO here (better quality)

1940 Location of Kai Tak Airport

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1940

Location of Kai Tak Airport in a geographic setting. Source: 1940 Blue Book in HKGRO here (better quality).

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Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1940

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1940

1948 Exterior of Nan Yang cotton mills.

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1948
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North Point district-aerial-circa-1949

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1949

Cropped from a much larger aerial view of the harbour dated circa 1949-1950

No obvious sight of Luna Park

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Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1948

North Point aerial photograph 1949

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

Aerial photograph from 1949-05-08, the 1940s reclamation area doesn't have too many roads and houses.

I first looked for this photo for the pier at the end of Tong Shui Road which is visible there west of the nullah..

There are more interesting detail to be detected:

The building bottom left in the bend of Kong's Road is the HEC quarters - Semi-detached building on land bounded by Electric Rd / Tin Chong St / King's Road [????-c.1959]

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