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Sai Kung aerial photograph with old police station 1949

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1949

Shows Sai Kung harbour and the old Sai Kung Police Station on the southern shore. The roof is missing, a building behind seems to be completely removed; so the police station was likely damaged during the Japanese invasion in 1941. 

Sai Kung Camp 1973

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

Aerial photograph from 1973-06-01 that shows the Sai Kung Army Camp.

Location of the former Sai Kung Police Station inside the red circle.

Near Saikung

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1958

Source University of Southern California (Calisphere)

Photo taken by Fritz, Ragnar (Mr) from the Basel Mission in connection with the Luk Yuk Theological Seminary.

Sai Kung Camp visible on the hills behind the harbour.

1965 Saikung

Shows Sai Kung Theatre.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1965

Saikung fishing village

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1958

Source University of Southern California (Calisphere)

Photo taken by Fritz, Ragnar (Mr) from the Basel Mission in connection with the Luk Yuk Theological Seminary.

On the opposite side of the harbour (extreme right) buildings are visible on the shore and on the hill.Probably none of these belong to the old police station which was located on top of the hill.

Saikung with its harbour

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1958

Source University of Southern California (Calisphere)

Photo taken by Fritz, Ragnar (Mr) from the Basel Mission in connection with the Luk Yuk Theological Seminary.

The old Police Station probably stood on the hill behind the harbour. Not sure if there are still buildings or just shrubs and trees.

Tin Hau Temple and School, Sai Kung

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1958

Source University of Southern California (Calisphere)

Title on the original photo: Local temple and school (view from the new mission house) = Luk Yuk Theological Seminary. 

Shows the Tin Hau temple and the school as Thomas has proposed for the photo from Bryan Panter.

Date is given as 1957/58.

Buildings at No. 19E Po Tung Road, Sai Kung (Li Shui Sang Houses) [c.1940- ]

Date Place completed: 
c.1940-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

All information is from the Antiquities Advisory Board ("1,444 Historic Buildings and New Items in addition to 1,444 Historic Buildings").

Today it is the Sai Kung Lok Yuk Kindergarten, the building is Grade 2 confirmed on 4 Mar 2015. Full text of the Historic Building Appraisal here.

Architectural Merit

Luk Yuk Theological Seminary

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1955

Source University of Southern California (Calisphere)

Originally Li Shui Sang Houses.

Sai Kung Lok Yuk Kindergarten

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2010

Originally Li Shui Sang Houses.

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