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Public Mourning - Death of Queen Victoria

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1901

1920 Statue of King George V, Statue Square = 英皇佐治五世銅像

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Statue Square, Central District, Hong Kong Island, c.1920s.

Statue of Prince of Wales (later King George V), shown on this photograph was installed at Statue Square on the 6th of February 1907. At the back of the statue is the Supreme Court Building, completed in 1912. Originally named the Royal Square, it had a number of Royal statues displayed around the Square with the statue of Queen Victoria, in an ornate pavillion, in the centre.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1920

The Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank, March 1948

Queen's Building to the exreme right. Behind a pillar there is the dome of Queen Victoria's Monument, probably without the statue.

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

Unveiling of the Cenotaph, Statue Square, Hong Kong (香港) (2)

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1923

Uploaded from "University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China",  reference number: BL-s012. Uploaded with kind permission by the University of Bristol.

Notes

The unveiling of this First World War memorial took place on Thursday, May 24th, 1923, which was also known as Empire Day.

Unveiling of the Cenotaph, Statue Square, Hong Kong (香港) (1)

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1923

Uploaded from "University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China",  reference number: BL-s010. Uploaded with kind permission by the University of Bristol.

Notes

The unveiling of this First World War memorial took place on Thursday, May 24th, 1923, which was also known as Empire Day.

C. 1952 Central Des Voeux Rd

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1952

Statue Square

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1975

2001 - view from the Mandarin Hotel

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001
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2001 - view from the Mandarin Hotel

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2001
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1967 central

Taken from Connaught Road.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1967

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