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1920s East Point Map

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

Map of Wong Chuk Shan boulder trackway

Wong Chuk Shan map

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2020

Screen capture from the Government's GeoInfo website, see:
https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/PL/54540

1889 map of Happy Valley

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

From Plan of the City of Victoria, Hong Kong, 1889. 160 feet to 1 inch. Original held at the UK's National Archive, their reference: CO 700/HongKongandChina7

European Houses on Hankow Road

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1896

From the 1896 map on Gwulo.

Three blocks/houses on Hankow Road are marked in red

bottom: K.I.L. 406, 407, 619 (today No.s 12A (Peking Road), 14 to  36 Hankow Road)

centre: K.I.L. 400 (today 38 to 44 Hankow Road)

top: K.I.L. 3,5 (today 45,45 Haiphong Road)

Morley's map of SSPo.jpg

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1942

This map of Shamshuipo POW camp was drawn by D W Morley, one of the group of four who escaped from the camp in January 1942. The map also shows the initial route they took.

The original is held in the UK National Archives, their reference ADM 199/357, document 10364.

For more on the escape, see L T Ride's report.

Map of Hong Kong - with British Kowloon (ca. 1888)

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1888

Source: Making Hong Kong by Pui-yin Ho

Shows a few roads only in Kowloon, the longest being Robinson (later Nathan) Road.

There are other maps from the same time, but all are slightly different.

Map showing Southern end of Anderson Road, circa late 1960s

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1968

Map showing Southern end of Anderson Road, circa late 1960s. Part of this road has since been incorporated into Wilson Trail Sec. 3 and Ko Chiu Road leading to TKO Chinese Permanent Cemetary.

Haven't seen much info about this here or online elsewhere so I figured I should post it up in case someone wants to look into it.

Vehicular Ferry Pier Central: Plan 1928

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1928

Hung Hom Piers (1980)

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

From my Hong Kong Map (1980). The map shows two ferry piers ("onshore", not extending into the sea): the north-eastern one going to North Point, the south-western one to Wanchai.

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