University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA16-001. Image from an album in The National Archives referenced as ‘HONG KONG 3. Views of Hong Kong from the 1860s to the 1920s' (CO 1069-446). Photograph by John Thomson. The building on the right is the HONG KONG DISPENSARY. The illuminations were to celebrate the visit to Hong Kong of H.R.H. Prince Alfred, later the Duke of Edinburgh. See NA14-67.
Lanterns and decorations in Queen's Road, Hong Kong