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Southern District Officer ReportsIslands and Villages in Rural Hong Kong, 1910-60$
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John Strickland

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9789888028382

Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5790/hongkong/9789888028382.001.0001

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The Islands of Port Shelter

The Islands of Port Shelter

(p.283) 7 The Islands of Port Shelter
Southern District Officer Reports

John Strickland

Hong Kong University Press

This chapter provides reports of administrative officers' visits and trips to the Islands of Port Shelter which is composed of Yim Tin Tsai, Kau Sai, High Island (Leung Shuen Wan), Town Island, Ninepins (Kwo Chau Kwan To), and Shelter Island (Ngau Mei Chau). It provides reports on an island in Port Shelter named Yim Tin Tsai with a population of 283. It notes that the village is predominantly Catholic with a church and school. It describes how the village is of some natural beauty, frequented by artists via a forty-minute motor sampan from Sai Kung.

Keywords:   Islands of Port Shelter, Yim Tin Tsai, Kau Sai, High Island, Town Island, Ninepins, Shelter Island

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