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Happy Valley Racecourse Flooding - heavy rainfall 1923

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Happy Valley Racecourse Flooding - heavy rainfall 1923

Happy Valley Racecourse flooded after heavy rainfall 28 August 1923.

Date picture taken (may be approximate): 
Thursday, August 23, 1923

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exactly the location they're currently building a huge underground water tank in case of just this kind of event

HK Telegraph 29 August 1923

The racecourse at the height of the floods was under 4 feet of water in parts and the rails were submerged at the lower end of the course.