RTHK:Hong Kong History with Paul Harrison

RTHK:Hong Kong History with Paul Harrison

63 episodes

"There is a history in all men's lives".... so said Shakespeare, and every week Conservator Paul Harrison details the history of a person or part of Hong Kong on Naked Lunch with Sarah Passmore, from the beginnings of banks and businesses, the police to pirates, to the people behind street names. Paul's peering into the past always sheds some light onto the Hong Kong of today.

Podcasts

Crown Wine Cellar

Published: June 22, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 17 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Kowloon Walled City

Published: June 15, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 16 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Hong Kong Football Club

Published: June 9, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 17 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Government House - Part 2

Published: June 1, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 7 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Government House - Part 1

Published: May 27, 2011, 11 a.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 4 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Old Guide to Hong Kong

Published: May 19, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 55 seconds

Listed in: Culture

United Services Recreation Club

Published: May 11, 2011, 11 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 47 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Macau Fort

Published: May 4, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 37 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Emily Hahn

Published: April 27, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 46 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Sir Robert Ho Tung

Published: April 13, 2011, noon
Duration: 14 minutes 50 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Bill Anders

Published: April 6, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 36 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Adam Schall

Published: March 30, 2011, noon
Duration: 15 minutes 16 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Ching Dynasty Pirate - Part 2

Published: March 16, 2011, 8:49 a.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 18 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Ching Dynasty Pirate - Part 1

Published: March 10, 2011, 5 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 18 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Charles Soong

Published: Feb. 16, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 8 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Early Communism

Published: Jan. 26, 2011, noon
Duration: 15 minutes

Listed in: Culture

William Bate

Published: Jan. 20, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 54 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Watson

Published: Jan. 20, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 52 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Staunton of Staunton Street

Published: Jan. 19, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 3 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Tiger

Published: Jan. 19, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 48 seconds

Listed in: Culture

The Telegraph

Published: Jan. 17, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 31 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Tiger Beating

Published: Jan. 16, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 46 seconds

Listed in: Culture

The Resistance

Published: Jan. 15, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 54 seconds

Listed in: Culture

The Morrisons

Published: Jan. 15, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 41 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Frederick Stewart

Published: Jan. 13, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 2 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Christmas Tree

Published: Jan. 12, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 27 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Telephone - Part.1

Published: Jan. 12, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 34 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Rizal

Published: Jan. 10, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 59 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Queen Mary's Hospital

Published: Jan. 10, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 34 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Prince Afi the affable

Published: Jan. 8, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 18 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Pottery

Published: Jan. 8, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 20 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Pirates The Fall

Published: Jan. 5, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 5 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Pirates The Rise

Published: Jan. 5, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 7 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Macanese Gambling

Published: Jan. 4, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 55 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Lockhart

Published: Jan. 4, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 29 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Landslides

Published: Dec. 17, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 25 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Ladies Recreation Club

Published: Dec. 17, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 23 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Johnson of Johnson Rd

Published: Dec. 17, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 16 seconds

Listed in: Culture

James Summer

Published: Dec. 17, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 42 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Duddell

Published: Dec. 17, 2010, 5 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 4 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Komagata Maru

Published: Dec. 17, 2010, 4:15 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 5 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Priates: 1930

Published: Dec. 15, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 56 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Ho Kom Tong - Part 2

Published: Dec. 8, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 1 second

Listed in: Culture

Ho Kom Tong - Part 1

Published: Nov. 24, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 22 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Immobile Air Fleet

Published: Nov. 17, 2010, 9:39 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 19 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Governor Hennessy's Umbrella Duel

Published: Nov. 11, 2010, noon
Duration: 11 minutes 16 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Great Escape

Published: Nov. 11, 2010, 3:38 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes

Listed in: Culture

University Ghosts

Published: Nov. 11, 2010, 3:38 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 55 seconds

Listed in: Culture

The Gresson Street Shootout

Published: Nov. 11, 2010, 3:38 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 17 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Chinese Religion

Published: Nov. 11, 2010, 3:38 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 54 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Bodyguards and Assassine

Published: Nov. 11, 2010, 3:38 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 14 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Happy Valley Fire

Published: Nov. 10, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 6 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Admiral Harcourt

Published: Nov. 10, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 47 seconds

Listed in: Culture

The beginnings of Golf in HK

Published: Nov. 4, 2010, 7 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 57 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Tai O Rapist Myth

Published: Oct. 26, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 10 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Noel Croucher

Published: Oct. 13, 2010, 10 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 55 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Mosquito Manson

Published: Oct. 6, 2010, noon
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

Listed in: Culture

The Last Sung Emperors

Published: Sept. 29, 2010, 9:50 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 29 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Standard Chartered's James Wilson

Published: Sept. 24, 2010, 2 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 55 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Shouson Chow Part.2

Published: Sept. 24, 2010, 2 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 49 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Shouson Chow Part.1

Published: Sept. 24, 2010, 2 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 51 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Martin's plans to move Hong Kong

Published: Sept. 24, 2010, 2 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 46 seconds

Listed in: Culture

Hong Kong Fire Brigade

Published: Sept. 22, 2010, 9:05 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 12 seconds

Listed in: Culture