Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA20-33. The Pok Fu Lam Reservoir was completed in 1863. It was first reservoir in Hong Kong. From a book in The National Archives referenced as: ‘HONG KONG 7A. 'Sixty Diamond Jubilee Pictures of Hong Kong', 1897 (CO 1069/450)’. The author and publisher of Sixty Diamond Jubilee Pictures of Hong Kong 1837 1897 was Robert Crisp Hurley; the photographers are not named. The Pok Fu Lam Reservoir was completed in 1863. It was the first reservoir built in Hong Kong. Crown copyright image reproduced by permission of The National Archives, London, England. The National Archives give no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or fitness for purpose of the information provided. This image may be used only for purposes of research, private study or education. Applications for any other use should be made to The National Archives Image Library, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU, UK. Telephone: 020 8392 5225. Fax: 020 8392 5266. Infringement of the above condition may result in legal action.

Caption on mount
34.-POKFOLUM RESERVOIR (68,000,000 GALLONS).
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Location
Estimated date
1897
Material
Book
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
The National Archives, London