Hillier Street

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Hillier Street, Sheung Wan.
A snake soup shop on the street.

Hillier Street (Chinese: 禧利街), is a street in Sheung Wan of Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, located between Connaught Road Central and Queen's Road Central.

Name[edit]

It was named after Charles Batten Hillier. Hillier was a magistrate and coroner in Hong Kong between 1843 and 1856,and was promoted to the consulship in Siam afterwards.

Roads and Streets Nearby[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Street Names and Their Origins" Hong Kong's vol.1 - by Frena Bloomfield
  • UK in Thailand Embassy history: Charles Batten Hillier
  • Endacott, G. B. (2005) [1962]. "Chapter: Charles Batten Hillier". A biographical sketch-book of early Hong Kong. Hong Kong University Press. pp. 84–88. ISBN 978-962-209-742-1.


Coordinates: 22°17′07″N 114°09′05″E / 22.28517°N 114.15137°E / 22.28517; 114.15137