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Taken near Tai Tam Reservoir

Any idea what this stone near Tai Tam reservoir is all about?

Castle Peak 1.jpg

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I think this was taken at The Castle Peak Hotel? I have quite a few old photos i have found since my dad passed away. Anyone who can help identify the exact loaction and also the person maybe on the right hand side of the picture?!

Castle Peak 2.jpg

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Hi, if anyone is viewing this photo the person on the left is my Grandad, the guy on the right i have no idea. I came across these photos after my dad passed away and have no explanation. If anyone worked at the Castle Peak in the late 50's/early 60's maybe they might recognise the faces??

The Monument and DGS

Original held in the UK National Archives, their ref: CO 1069/473

Aerial view of Central

Aerial view of Central

Preserved Manning-Wardle- Steam Locomotive - Middleton. Railway U.K.

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This is a preserved steam locomotive (named 'Matthew Murray') on the Middleton Railway in the United Kingdom. it was built in 1902 by the Manning Wardle locomotive factory in Leeds. It is belived to be the same class and model of locomotive ordered by  1901-1902 by John Swire & Sons , 



Luk Keng Road

I came across this old photo belonging to my father. In the background there is road sign 'Luk Keng Road'. Do you know if this is in Luk Keng village and whether or not this road still exist? I am struggling to find much about this road on the net. 

Ralph James Shrigley 1898-1944.jpg

Lieutenant Ralph James Shrigley - Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps. Born Scotland. Buried Hong Kong 1944.


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