The former Hatton Road service reservoir, which was demolished in 2011. Photo: Handout The former Hatton Road service reservoir, which was demolished in 2011. Photo: Handout
The former Hatton Road service reservoir, which was demolished in 2011. Photo: Handout
Conservation

With heritage preservation in the spotlight, Hong Kong authorities reveal century-old structure was demolished nine years ago

  • Acknowledgement of demolition of Mid-Levels service reservoir came just over a week after a similar structure in Kowloon was saved amid a public outcry
  • Water Supplies Department and the Antiquities and Monuments Office have pledged a review of how such sites are treated going forward

Topic |   Conservation
The former Hatton Road service reservoir, which was demolished in 2011. Photo: Handout The former Hatton Road service reservoir, which was demolished in 2011. Photo: Handout
The former Hatton Road service reservoir, which was demolished in 2011. Photo: Handout
READ FULL ARTICLE