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Pottinger Street, Hong Kong

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Pottinger Street (Chinese: 砵典乍街; formerly 砵甸乍街) is a street in Central, Hong Kong. It is also known as the Stone Slabs Street (Chinese:石板街) since the street is paved unevenly by granite stone steps. It was named in 1858 after Henry Pottinger, the first Governor of Hong Kong, serving from 1843 to 1844.
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  • This is a Grade 1 historic location in the centre of Hong Kong. Pottinger Street (also known as Slab Street) was built in the 1850s and is basically a stone slab pedestrian street which slopes...  more »
  • An interesting “street” that’s basically an old flight of stoney steps that have eroded with time. At the top you have tai kwun, and the bottom, the posh pottinger hotel. Street stalls occupy...  more »
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