HONG KONG - In the late 1970s - City Life 1978

Biscuits; Many of them really hard; IMG_0035.jpg; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [230]
Peace in the animal kingdom; On city streets; City life, 1979, chickens and dog - Aberdeen St.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [541]
Squatter area in Tsuen Wan; 197806 Squatters huts, Tsuen Wan.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [542]
Squatter area in Tsuen Wan; 197806 Squatters huts, Tsuen Wan-2.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [543]
Squatter area in Tsuen Wan; 197806 Squatters huts, Tsuen Wan-3.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [544]
Causeway Bay Typhoon shelter on-board meals.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [546]
Causeway Bay Typhoon shelter on-board meals2.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [547]
Causeway Bay Typhoon shelter on-board meals3.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [548]
This chicken is totally cool in busy Wanchai ; Chicken in Wanchai Street.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [549]
IMG_4947.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [550]
City rythms.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [551]
Now pulled down; This short cul-de-sac is just below mid-levels. It was a self-contained community with an atmosphere more like a village than a city street; Former `village in town` off Aberdeen St Apr 1985.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [552]
From The Peak; Across the water, top right, the old airport: Kai Tak; From The Peak, 1978.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [553]
IMG_0004.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [554]
IMG_0005.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [555]
Roast goose; Work in progress in none-too-hygienic conditions; IMG_0036.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [557]
IMG_0037.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [558]
IMG_3120.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [559]
IMG_4967.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [560]
IMG_4970.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [561]
IMG_4971.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [562]
Bamboo scaffolding; This is from 1979, but this technique is still in use as I write this in 2022; IMG_4972.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [563]
IMG_4976.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [564]
Lovely old building; Now pulled down; IMG_4980.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [565]
IMG_4949.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [566]
IMG_4951.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [567]
IMG_4963.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [568]
Squatter huts on stilts IMG_2952.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [569]
IMG_4986.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [570]
IMG_4988.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [571]
IMG_4989.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [572]
IMG_5002.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [573]
Itinerant knife sharpener.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [574]
Jordan Rd. 1979.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [575]
Near Hollywood Road.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [576]
The Peak Tram as it used to be; Peak Tram.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [577]
Shoe washing, July 1979.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [578]
Tiger Balm Gardens4.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [579]
Tiger Balm Gardens5.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [580]
Tiger Balm Gardens, pagoda.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [581]
Tiger Balm Gardens.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [582]
Tiger Balm Gardens2.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [583]
Tiger Balm Gardens3.JPG; ; ©ROY_GRUBB [584]