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Rambler Channel Light

Near the Rambler Channel Typhoon Shelter breakwater. Date probably 1970s.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1970

Po Toi - the southernmost island of Hong Kong

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2015

Gap Rock Lighthouse

Catalog Number : CO 1069-450-63

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1897

Green Island Lighthouses

Taken from a helicopter.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2007

Fisherman and lighthouse_Tung Lung Chau island, Hong Kong

This is a modern beacon was installed at the northern shore In the 1970s or later.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2017

Chang Chow Passage Light

From an album of postcards. No date given, 1970s as a guess.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1970

Ta Long Pai Light

From an album with postcards. Date unknown, set to 1970 (just a guess).

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1970

Tai Long Pai (Tathong Rock) Beacon [1964- ]

Date Place completed: 
c.1964-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)

From Lighthouses of China: Hong Kong  

1964. Active; focal plane 14 m (46 ft); four red flashes every 15 s. 13 m (43 ft) concrete tripod tower. [...] Located on a rock in the Tathong (Tai Long) Channel about 3 km (2 mi) north of Cape D'Aguilar. Accessible only by boat. Site open, tower closed. HK-094; Admiralty P3575.4; NGA 19349.

Tang Lung Chau Lighthouse

From an album with postcards. Date unknown, set to 1970 (jsee comment below).

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1970

Tang Lung Chau Lighthouse [1912- ]

Date Place completed: 
c.1912-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)

From Declared Monuments in Hong Kong - Outlying Islands

Situated on Tang Lung Chau (originally known as Kap Sing Island), a small island to the west of Hong Kong and south of Ma Wan in Kap Shui Mun, Tang Lung Chau Lighthouse is one of the few surviving pre-war lighthouses in Hong Kong.

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