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Abercrombie development map-1948

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

What might have been

Note the proposed KCR railway line around to Kwun Tong. Now the MTR route

1910 plan of proposed university

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1910

The original is at the UK National Archive:

Reference:    MPG 1/1209/2
Description:    
Hong Kong. Plan of the proposed site for a University on Bonham Road and Pokfulam Road. Scale: 1 inch to 50 feet. Compass indicator. Signed by P N H Jones, Acting Director of Public Works, Hong Kong 19 January 1910.
Date:    1910

Cast iron tanks

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1850

Detail croped from: https://gwulo.com/atom/27600

1850 Cast iron tanks and pipes in Victoria Cantonment

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1850

The original is at the UK National Archive:

HKU Map 1934

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1933

Cinemas/Movie Theatres_1980

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1980

From the "Hong Kong Tourist Association Official Guidebook" , year 1980.

Hospital Tank

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

Cropped from a 1901 map of Hong Kong. The origiginal is in the UK National Archive, their ref: CO 700/HongKongandChina20

IL 1874

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2017

1889 Map showing 8-sided "Hospital Tank"

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1889

The original map is held in the UK National Archives, their reference: CO 700/HONG KONG AND CHINA7

See https://gwulo.com/node/36439 for more about the tanks shown here.

Modern map of HKU area

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2017

(The red X is explained at https://gwulo.com/node/36439)

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