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KCR - Kowloon Canton Railway ( British Section) [1910-2007]

Submitted by Chinarail on Tue, 04/28/2020 - 13:37

Detailed planning and negotiations for construction and financing of the Kowloon-Canton Railway (“KCR”) commenced in 1905. The KCR (British Section), operating as a Hong Kong Government Department, was completed and formally opened on 1st October 1910. The Chinese Section ( “CKR”) running from the border at Lo Wu to Canton  was completed a year later opening on 5th October 1911.