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Tuesday, 3 July 2012

EARLY BIRD OF NORTH BORNEO


State Of North Borneo coins

                        

Two and a half cents 1903



Twenty five cents 1929


                                                 North Borneo Stamp



Fifty cents stamp 
Atkinson Clock Tower (located near K.K Police Station)


Two cents stamps

Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation





First Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation


HSBC employee


New HSBC building, and still standing strong...


View of Mount Kinabalu & Atkinson clock tower


Old picture, view from the sea.



Atkinson cock tower

Early chinese colonies


Early chinese residence 
of British North Borneo



The story of how chinese
was brought in...


Chinese colonies in Gaya Island

The first



The first cinema(now its history)


Jesselton Hotel still running strong.
Muhammad Ali(boxer) stays here before...


The government office building..


       British Colonies



 This pace now turned into Filipino Market(opposite Sinsuran complex)


The Court of Directors



Just part of the history for now, there's more coming...

2 comments:

  1. Wah.. Saya suka ni baca mcm ni... Keep continue... :)

    2 1/2 cent?????????????? Ah butul bah?????? Hahaha.... Alang2 gia tu hihihi....

    And baru saya tau... Rupanya org cina pula penduduk asal pulau gaya ah... :p :p

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    1. Ada lagi syiling setengah sen... Nanti i cari duit tu baru i ambil gambar..

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