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Friends of Heritage Monthly Bulletin

Bulletin of Friends of Heritage - August 2007


Uncle Charles’ tour to Sai Kung

Sai Kung has undergone changes and development overtime. However, some built heritage and archaeological site still preserved in Sai Kung. To enhance FOH’s knowledge on the historic development of Sai Kung, Mr. Charles Chan, an experienced docent, is invited to give FOH a guided tour in Sai Kung. He will bring us to different places like salt pans in Nam Wai, Che Kung Temple in Ho Chung, archaeological site in Sha Ha, and Tin Hau Temple in Sai Kung town centre. Details are as follows: -

Date: 19 August 2007 (Sunday)
Time: 9: 00 a .m. – 12:00 noon
Assemble Time: 8:50 a.m.
Assemble Place: Choi Hung MTR station A2 entrance (entrance of 7-11 shop)
Quota: 22 persons
Docent: Mr. Charles Chan
(Experienced docent)
1) an introduction on the archaeological sites and built heritage in Sai Kung
2) understand the development and changes of Sai Kung.
Application &
Mr. Fan (Tel : 2208 4407)
1. The tour will be conducted in Cantonese.
2. This activity is restricted to Friends of Heritage only.
3. Successful applicants will be chosen by a ballot and notified individually.
4. We will return to Choi Hung and dismiss at 12:00 noon.
Deadline for

8 August 2007 (Wednesday)


Activity (2)

Special Lectures in August

4.8.2007 (Saturday)
“Euston and its Master”: the Story of Eu Tong Sen Dr. Chung Po-yin
(Professor, Department of History,
Hong Kong Baptist University)
Hung Shing and the Temple of the Southern Sea God
Prof. Quan Hong
(Deputy Director,
Institution of Guangzhou Cultural Relics and Archaeology)

Time :
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue :
Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park, Tsim Sha Tsui
110 seats; first come, first served.
1) No enrollment is needed.
2) Audience will be admitted 15 minutes before each lecture starts.
3) FOH will get 2 hours of activity record for attending this lecture.

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