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Hong Kong Rope Factory - Advertisement

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1914

1914 Advertisement for the Hong Kong Rope Manufacturing Co. Ltd.of Belcher's Bay . Published as full-page advertisment in the 1914 edition of the Directory & Chronicle for Japan, China, Corea, Indo-China etc., etc.

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Think this is Catchick Street close to the Kennedy Town abbatoirs and the waste incinerator. The Kennedy Town Tram Terminus should be a bit further down the road.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1974

Once upon a time - Hong Kong - Kennedy Town

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Motorcar 83 and 132 at Kennedy Town - Catchick Street (terminal).

 

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1995

Junks near Kennedy Town, Hong Kong Island, 1930s

Charles Gesner van der Voort (1916-1991) worked at Holland-China Trading Company (HCHC), with offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tientsin (Tianjin), Rotterdam and London. At the start of the company, in 1903, Willem Kien (1877-1970) started to work for HCHC in Shanghai, later becoming director. In 1921 he left China and became director at the Rotterdam head office.

Courtesy Kien family archives

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1930

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Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1905

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