All collections > Landscape sketches by Kong Kai Ming

香港仔及鴨脷洲
Aberdeen and Ap Lei Chau


Lei Chau literally means
Duck Tongue Island.
原本稱為石排灣,昔日是一個轉口港。1841年有一批英軍在此登陸,因而亦有「香港的
起源」之意。對出的島,嶼狀似鴨舌,粵語
叫做「鴨脷」。因以為名。

As people thought the shape of this island looked like a duck tongue, Ap Lei Chau literally means Duck Tongue Island.

Author / Creator 江啟明
Format 1 drawing : pencil ; 36 x 45 cm.
Year 1986
HKBU Library collection Landscape sketches by Kong Kai Ming
Work type Pencil Sketch
District Hong Kong Island
Keyword(s) Aberdeen (Hong Kong) Ap Lei Chau (Hong Kong) Hong Kong
https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/kc33
Library record View the record in HKBU library catalogue
Copyrighted CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: 江啟明, "香港仔及鴨脷洲", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 21/06/2024, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/kc33.

In the same collection... see more