Murray House is a restored Victoria-era building (1844)
that was named after Sir George Murray (1772-1846), a
British soldier and politician. Architectural
design was done by Major Aldrich and Lieutenant
Collinson of the Royal Engineers, who actually did the
In 1982 it was dismantled to make way for the Bank of
China Tower which now sits on the original site.
It was finally reassembled in it's present location in
Stanley behind the end of Stanley Main Street, on the
right-hand side of the bay during the years 1998/1999.
The Victoria-era building served originally as
barracks for the British military and was part of the
Victoria Barracks up until the 1960s.
Today it houses restaurants on the first floor, some
of which have grand views across the bay.
I have placed a simple model of
Murray House in the Google Earth 3D Warehouse. You
can find it
Outside on the water front is the
similarly relocated structure called