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1969 Meifoo estate

Lai Chi Kok Bridge fairly new, Mei Foo Estate in an early state.

In the foreground, Lai Chi Kok Amusement Park is visible.

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

Kwong Fuk Bridge Granite Block date

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2009

Kwong Fuk Bridge Granite block date (close up)

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2009

Kwong Fuk Bridge (3rd generation) [1957-????]

Date Place completed: 
c.1957-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)

The bridge was part of the main road that ran in a large circle around the New Territories.

This bridge has been demolished and though there's no bridge currently at this location, there's a newer pedestrian bridge a short distance to the east.

Previous place(s) at this location: 
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Disused bridge near the Aberdeen Upper Reservoir [????- ]

This bridge was mentioned in the comments at https://gwulo.com/atom/34768, with this 1929 photo likely taken from the bridge:

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鴨脷洲大橋 (Ap Lei Chau Bridge)

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
2009

Aberdeen Harbour

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1984

Village in the Hong Kong area, ca. 1910

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1910

Village in the Hong Kong area, ca. 1910

Dear reader,

Do you recognise this village in the Hong Kong area?

Thank you for your reply.

Kind regards,

Pieter Lommerse

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1910

The bridge once stretching over water

Text on Flickr:

The upper left picture was taken in July 1968 showing how the Mei Foo bridge was built over the sea.

 Lower right picture was taken in 1974, showing the Lai Chi Kok bay was still in existence.

 The same area was a park in the 80s before it finally becomes a part of the West Rail Mei Foo Station.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1974

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