Fluidr
about   tools   help   Y   Q   a         b   n   l
User / Snuffy / Sets / Heritage Sites of Hong Kong 香港古蹟
79 items

N 2 B 1.7K C 6 E Jul 24, 2005 F Jul 24, 2005
  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

It was built in 1901 as chair shelter for chair sedans. Prior to that, the site was the shelter and workshop for the British engineers building the Peak tramline. It is now a restaurant.

Tags:   hongkong Level 1-Photography for Recreation **Heart Awards**

N 2 B 1.8K C 5 E Oct 30, 2005 F Oct 30, 2005
  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

It was built around 1923 for the families working for residents that had mansions on Conduit, Kotewall and Po Shan Roads. It is one of the early examples of steel-reinforced concrete construction. The external wall is a combination of brick and large granite stone.

Tags:   hongkong

N 4 B 1.3K C 3 E Jul 23, 2005 F Jul 23, 2005
  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

An English school founded by the Anglican Church of Hong Kong in 1869. Dr. Sun Yat-sen studied here in November 1883. The school was moved in 1926 to Kowloon, and the Northcote Teachers' Training College was built in 1941. Between 1961 and 1971, it was used as the main campus of the United College of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Now it is the Bonham Road Government Primary School.

Tags:   hongkong Heritage Buildings Sai Ying Pun

N 2 B 1.1K C 4 E Jul 24, 2005 F Jul 24, 2005
  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

Opened in 1923 under the Sanitary Department. It became the Kennedy Town Fire Station and renamed Western Fire Station in 1937. It was taken over by the Social Welfare department in 1986, and converted it into an elderly home. It is a well proportioned four-storey brick structure, with a symmetrical facade and windows with louvres above.

Tags:   hongkong Kennedy Town Heritage Buildings Music to My Eyes

N 2 B 871 C 2 E Jul 24, 2005 F Jul 24, 2005
  • DESCRIPTION
  • COMMENT
  • MAP
  • O
  • L
  • M

Hong Kong Society for the Promotion of Virtue was founded in 1924 to promote study and practice of ethics and virtues. It moved into this building in 1927. The buildings are typical Chinese tenement houses of five-storeys. Each floor has a balcony enclosed with iron railings. The central part is articulated with a slight convex curve. These buildings represent the Chinese settlement housing type of the area in the early 20th century.

Tags:   hongkong Kennedy Town Heritage Buildings


6.3%