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American Marine Limited Shipyard

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1962

American Marine Limited Shipyard

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1962

Film still from Surviving Typhoon Wanda.

American Marine Limited Shipyard on the shore, manager's house on hilltop.

Junk Bay = 將軍澳 1973

 American Marine/Kong & Halvorsen Marine & Engineering Company Shipyard partly visible bottom left.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1973

American Marine/Kong & Halvorsen Marine & Engineering Company Shipyard [1962-c.1987]

Date Place completed: 
c.1962-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)
Date Place demolished: 
c.1987-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Shipyard in Junk Bay near the village Hang Hau, opened 1962. Here heavy sailboats and big motor yachts were manufactured. Most work was done by hand, many carpenters were busy to build boats. From 1962 onwards, they were concentrating more on the diesel-powered cruise boats.

Junk Bay Aerial Photograph 1967

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1967

Shows the shipyard American Marine Ltd. (in the circle) and ship breaking activities.

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