Jul 282014
 
Ship breaking companies  - 1966

Mike T and Hugh Farmer:  The Port of Hong Kong was published by the Marine Department in 1966. It covers a great deal to do with the administration of the port at that time and many aspects of shipping in Hong Kong including:- “Shipbreaking is [...]

Jul 282014
 
The Hong Kong Fishing Industry during World War Two - on the trail of Amakusa Marine

David Bellis, Mike T, Hugh Farmer and Elizabeth Ride: New information in red. In 19 Queries & Answers: Amakusa Marine Products Industrial Company, 1942, HF wrote,  “By December 1942 around 18,000 Hong Kong Chinese fishermen were reported to be receiving instructions from the Amakusa Marine [...]