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1908: Viewing north across the Tsim Sha Tsui area in 1908, the Observatory building (indicated by an arrow) could be seen standing above the rest at a vantage point ideal for making observations. 1913: A photograph of the 1883 Building taken in 1913.
1908:
Viewing north across the Tsim Sha Tsui area in 1908, the Observatory building (indicated by an arrow) could be seen standing above the rest at a vantage point ideal for making observations.
  
1913:
A photograph of the 1883 Building taken in 1913.
 
1951: An aerial view of the 1883 Building in 1951 with the No. 1 quarter on the left, and the signal mast and the annex building on the right. At present: The Hong Kong Observatory Headquarters at present. Neighbouring to the 1883 Building, the Centenary Building was erected in 1983 as a commemoration of the 100-year service of the Observatory.
1951:
An aerial view of the 1883 Building in 1951 with the No. 1 quarter on the left, and the signal mast and the annex building on the right.
  
At present:
The Hong Kong Observatory Headquarters at present. Neighbouring to the 1883 Building, the Centenary Building was erected in 1983 as a commemoration of the 100-year service of the Observatory.
 
Last revision date: <27 Dec 2012>