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Oi-Yan CHIU [c.1958- ]

Status: 
Living
Sex: 
Female
Names
Family: 
Chiu
Given: 
Oi-Yan
Birth
Date: 
c.1958-08-16 (Year is approximate)

1961 Hong Kong at Kowloon City Pier - child abandoned is looking for her parents

Birthplace (country): 

Former Hung Hom Ferry Pier (1979) for Hung Hom/North Point service [????- ]

The present day foot bridge stands more or less along the old sea front.  We could use the bridge as a reference for the three piers.

 

Former Hung Hom Ferry Pier (1979) for Hung Hom/Central service [????- ]

The present day foot bridge stands more or less along the old sea front.  We could use the bridge as a reference for the three piers.

Former Hung Hom Ferry Pier (1979), new pier at the time [????- ]

The present day foot bridge stands more or less along the old sea front.  We could use the bridge as a reference for the three piers.

Former Tsuen Wan Ferry Pier [????- ]

Finally found its location from page 210 of Mapping Hong Kong, at the approximation of Tai Ho Road and Yeung Uk Road.

Aberdeen Kai To (街渡) Pier to Apleichau (East) [????- ]

Aberdeen Kai To (街渡) Pier to Apleichau (West) [????- ]

Fenwick Pier [????- ]

Before 1997, this pier is primarily being used by visiting foreign service men.  I remember the Mac Yuck there is the only one serving Beer in town.  I would have to go and check this out and see if the pier had already be reclaimed later.

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