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Looking out from our balcony, Pak Sui Yuen 百粹苑

View from the second floor of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University's visiting professor / student accommodation, Pak Sui Yuen 百粹苑 (now the site of Hotel Icon) on Science Museum Road 科學館道, Tsim Sha Tsui East 尖東.

In the background is, on left, the Chinachem Golden Plaza 華懋廣場 (with cinema) and, on right, the New Mandarin Centre 新文華中心, with the "delightful" Club BBoss.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

Space Museum scaffolding

Scaffolding and workers on the Space Museum's dome, February 2001. Taken on an Olympus C-1000L early digital camera (borrowed from the PolyU).

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

Old buildings, Jordan 佐敦

Rear or side of old building on Jordan Road 佐敦道 near Chi Wo Street, Jordan. Apparently this building was demolished around 2002.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

Old building, Jordan 佐敦

Frontage of old building on Jordan Road 佐敦道 near Chi Wo Street, Jordan. Apparently this building was demolished around 2002.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

Jordan 佐敦, Kowloon 九龍

I'm not sure where this is. I seem to remember it was near the "other side" of Canton Road, perhaps somewhere up into Jordan, around Ferry Street area? Certainly somewhere I only went once by car or taxi.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

KCR clock tower... under restoration

The KCR clock tower in Tsim Sha Tsui, under scaffolding.

13 February 2001. Taken with an Olympus C1000-L digital camera.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

South Seas Centre 南洋中心, Tsim Sha Tsui East 尖東

South Seas Centre 南洋中心 and Urban Council Centenary Garden fountain, Tsim Sha Tsui East 尖東.

Taken on the morning of a day out to The Peak with student friends from PolyU! 6 May 2001.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

Nathan Road 彌敦道, Jordan 佐敦

Taken from the corner of Jordan Road and Nathan Road, looking north. On the left is the Champion Building (with Yue Hwa emporium signage).

January 2001.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001

St. Joseph's College Branch School 聖若瑟書院分校

Text on Flickr:

St. Joseph's College Branch School 聖若瑟書院分校 /

The predecessor of La Salle College, the mother school of Bruce Lee.

Built in 1917, now Windsor Mansion 29-31 Chatham Road South

Brother Aimar was the man whose vision and courage led to the eventual establishment of La Salle College. In the 20's, the Government encouraged people to buy land around Kowloon Tong and to set up a residential area. The shift of the Portugese Community from Hong Kong Island made the establishment of a Catholic school there imperative..............

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

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