Orient Tobacco Manufactory – HK factory location, map and plan of works layout
Edward Schneider: The Orient Tobacco Manufactory works was on a site in Kowloon bordered by Nathan Road, Dundas Street, Soy Street and Kwong Wa Street. It had a total surface area of 307,095 sq.ft. (approximately 3 hectares) and was registered as Lot numbers 1421 and 2629.
It was acquired as a grant on 1 January 1908 for $86,124.40. The buildings cost $278,485.45. Some minor additional land appears to have been added in 1922.
Nathan Road, Dundas Street, Soy Street and Kwong Wa Street on a contemporary CentaMap:-
This article was first posted on 30th March 2016.
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