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將軍澳
Tseung Kwan O


早在十三世紀已有人在這裏定居,或謂古時曾有將軍至此;英文亦稱Junk Bay,或謂「將軍」與英文Junk音近。1980年代政府在此移山填海,發展為新市鎮。 The name of this area, literally meaning General's Bay, could be from a visit to the area by a general in ancient times, or the similarity of the English name for the nearby body of water, Junk Bay.

Author / Creator 江啟明
Format 1 drawing : pencil ; 36 x 45 cm.
Year 1991
HKBU Library collection Landscape sketches by Kong Kai Ming
Work type Pencil Sketch
District New Territories
Keyword(s) Hong Kong Tseung Kwan O (Hong Kong)
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Cite this image as: 江啟明, "將軍澳", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 25/02/2024, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/kc127.

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