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1948 Wyndham Street

The film shown is" Captain from Castile" starring Tyrone Power. The movie was released in December, 1947.

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

c. 1910 Wyndham street

YMCA on the right hand side.

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

Presbyterian Chapel Bungalow [????-????]

It is interesting to recall that at one time a separate Presbyterian place of worship existed ( now of course merged in the Union Church ) It is on record that Presbyterian services were held in 1847 and 1848, in a bungalow at the back of the old Honkong Club, which latter place used to be on the site o

Unknown building between Wyndham Street and Arbuthnot Road [c.1850-????]

Date Place completed: 
c.1850-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Governemnt stores?

Bungalow of French Admiral

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

View in Hong-Kong - Bungalow of French Admiral in Foreground 

I am unsure of the location but I think Garden Road is in the foreground. Does anyone know who the French Admiral was?

 

After further research I have worked out that this photo is of the Wyndham Street/Arbuthnot Road area taken from junction of Ice House Street/Lower Albert Road, roughly where the FCC is today. 

The following building can be seen:

1906 Wyndham Street

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The view up the hill from Queen's Road Central, with the part of the sign for the YMCA (occupying the old Hongkong Club building) visible on the right.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1906
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1932 Wellington Street

Image (external): 

Looking down Wellington Street from the junction with Wyndham Street.

The building on the right is the office of the China Mail newspaper. You can just see their name sign peeping out from behind the lamp post.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1932
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