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There is outrage in Phrae, some of the old 120 year old colonial buildings in Phrae have been demolished.
The office of the Bombay Burmah Trading Company on the Yom river pier company destroyed

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Phrae residents cry foul as iconic building razed to ground

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They know no shame.
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Update May 2024
Fantastic: the rescue & reconstruction of the old Bombay Burmah Trading company building is near completion.
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Reconstruction is scheduled to be finished next month.
Then it will be painted & an official opening on an auspicious date to be announced in "about 2 months+" I was told.
 
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Siam Society Report.


Update May 2024
Fantastic: the rescue & reconstruction of the old Bombay Burmah Trading company building is near completion.
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Reconstruction is scheduled to be finished next month.
Then it will be painted & an official opening on an auspicious date to be announced in "about 2 months+" I was told.

Update 5th June. Surprise there is a delay & short contract extension for another month or two.
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They are however closing in, painting the rooms & installing the light fittings, replicas or copies of the original styles.
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