Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA16-036. 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). There had been a 'lunatic asylum' in Hong Kong since 1875. The asylum building in this photograph likely corresponds to an annex to the Government Civil Hospital. The European Lunatic Asylum and the Chinese Lunatic Asylum merged in 1895.

Caption on mount
Nursing and Staff Quarters and Lunatic Asylum.
Caption on photograph
5


Location
Estimated date
1890s
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
The National Archives, London