Below is a fascinating mixed bag of vintage photos of old Hong Kong.
See our other Hong Wrong historical galleries: The 1967 Riots, Before & After, When the MTR was New, Rare Kowloon Walled City shots and more.
“Hot dog” buses, Tsim Sha Tsui, 1987.
A common sight near Kai Tak airport, 1998
A giant Goddess of Democracy, Sha Tin Park, 1989
Clock Tower, Tsim Sha Tsui, 1984
The original Peak Tower, built in 1972
Squatters in Diamond Hill, 1977
Tsim Sha Tsui, 1980
Tsim Sha Tsui, 1950
Sheung Shui Station, 1977
Tsim Sha Tsui, date unknown
Flash floods in 1966
The KCR, year unknown.
Mongkok Station, year unknown
Nanking Street, Yau Ma Tei, 1973
Queen’s coronation, Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, 1953