Postcard of the Clock Tower c. 1910

Consistency in an Ever-Changing City: An Old Clock Tower in Contemporary Hong Kong

Postcard of the Clock Tower c. 1910

During the nineteenth century, the Clock Tower stood in a busy area of Hong Kong. This c.1910 postcard shows the bustling traffic of rickshaws, automobiles, and pedestrians at the intersection of Queen’s Road Central and Pedder Street. Source: Hong Kong Memory website (http://www.hkmemory.org/postcard/record.php?subject=district&acc_no=32&lang=eng).