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Hung Hom aerial view 1994

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1994

Looks as if a new train line runs through the former turntable towards a container terminal.

Hung Hom aerial view 1969

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1969

Shows a new running shed and a turntable near the new ferry terminals.

The running shed is linked to the railway line via a curious hair-pin push-back junction.

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.

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

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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Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2018

To Kwa Wan Aerial Photograph 1963

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1963

Cropped from KaiTak Plan 1963.

The photos shows that To Kwa Wan Island is about to lose its island status due to reclamation.

Also visible are the two gas works and the Kowloon City Pier. The Vehicular Ferry Pier seems to be under construction.

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