Hennessy Road

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Hennessy Road
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Hennessy Road in Causeway Bay, junction with Yee Wo Street
Location Hong Kong
Hennessy Road in Wanchai

Hennessy Road (traditional Chinese: 軒尼詩道; simplified Chinese: 轩尼诗道; pinyin: Xuānníshī Dào; Cantonese Yale: hin1 nei4 si1 dou6) is a thoroughfare on Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong. It connects Yee Wo Street on the east in Causeway Bay, and Queensway on the western end in Wan Chai.

The road is named after John Pope Hennessy, the Governor of Hong Kong between 1877 and 1882.


In popular culture[edit]

The 2009 film Crossing Hennessy takes place around Hennessy Road.


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Sogo department store" Sogo Hong Kong. Retrieved 2012-03-09
  2. ^ Ha, Karen, "Hysan rides wave of high office, shop rents"The Standard. 9 March 2012. Retrieved 2012-03-09

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Coordinates: 22°16′44″N 114°10′49″E / 22.27891°N 114.18019°E / 22.27891; 114.18019