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大澳
Tai O


十六世紀時,佛朗機人(今葡萄牙人)曾在此建據點,後在屯門一帶被明朝軍隊擊敗,史稱屯門海戰。附近有鹽田遺址。 Tai O, on Lantau Island, has a history of salt production. During the 16th century, the Portuguese navy built fortifications here. Later they were defeated by the Ming Dynasty Imperial Navy at the Battle of Tamao at Tuen Mun.

Author / Creator 江啟明
Format 1 drawing : pencil ; 45 x 36 cm.
Year 1986
HKBU Library collection Landscape sketches by Kong Kai Ming
Work type Pencil Sketch
District Outlying Islands
Keyword(s) Hong Kong Tai O (Hong Kong)
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Cite this image as: 江啟明, "大澳", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 25/02/2024, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/kc46.

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