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Harcourt Road [1961- ]

04 Picturesque HK Hong Kong the Harbour

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1899

Auxiliary Police Passing out Parade 01

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1973

Auxiliary Police Passing out Parade 02

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1973

1994 - Admiralty from Wan Fu

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1994

1990 - Admiralty from the harbour

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1990

Morgan & ? Bazaar [c.1841-c.1846]

Date Place completed: 
c.1841-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1846-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

There is another name on the 1845 map but I cant read it Ouch...

Friend of China 12.1.43 edition

The Canton Dispensary and Soda Water Establishment has removed from the Thirteen Factories in Canton to Captain Morgan’s Bazaar in Hong Kong w.e.f. 1st January 43 where it will be known as the Hong Kong Dispensary.

Sgd A Anderson and P Young. (This is the major competitor to Mr Alexander S Watson’s Dispensary)

Canton Bazaar on the south side of the road opposite Fletche's' Godown.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1860

A rare early photograph of Hong Kong showing the Canton Bazaar on the south side of the road opposite Fletchers' Godown. The Military Hospital and the harbour lies beyond

From Wikipedia:

Murray Barracks and Part of the Harbour

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1860

Inscribed in sepia ink verso, The Barracks and Part of the Harbour, Hong Kong.

University of Nottingham, Manuscripts and Special Collection

 

Original Print here. Courtesy of Wattis Fine Art: not for printed publication.

View of Flagstaff House Hong Kong

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1860

The design of the walls and the cannon makes me wonder if originally there was an artillery battery in front of flagstaff house.  Nothing shows on Rob Weir's map here but perhaps it was rapidly replaced by other installation

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