Ping Shan – proposed airport for Hong Kong – further images

Hugh Farmer: All images have been sent by IDJ with acknowledgements  given for sources where known.

RAF Ping Shan circa 1954

RAF Ping Shan c1954

 IDJ comments the above  image was originally posted on the The Hong Kong Historical Aircraft Association (HKHAA) website by someone in Australia in 2006.

RAF Ping Shan circa 1954

RAF Ping Shan c1954
RAF Ping Shan 1954
RAF Ping Shan c1954

IDJ adds “I noticed this week [4th Dec 2013] that the Airfield Construction Branch now has a Flikr site but there seems to be only a few Ping Shan images scattered through the site. The RAF guys look a rough bunch and seem to have Japanese POWs working freely with them [ see second image below]”

 pottery-map-2.pdf   pottery-map.pdf   Wooden-water-wheel-Tsuen-Wan-date-unknown.pdf   Fish-farming-Prof-Sidney-Cheung.pdf   IHHKG-Newsletter-09.pdf   pottery-map-2.pdf   pottery-map.pdf   Wooden-water-wheel-Tsuen-Wan-date-unknown.pdf   Fish-farming-Prof-Sidney-Cheung.pdf   IHHKG-Newsletter-09.pdf   pottery-map-2.pdf   pottery-map.pdf   Wooden-water-wheel-Tsuen-Wan-date-unknown.pdf   Fish-farming-Prof-Sidney-Cheung.pdf   IHHKG-Newsletter-09.pdf   Work on airfield Ping Shan, Hong Kong across the bay.

Photo caption: “Work on airfield Ping Shan, Hong Kong across the bay”

Caption "R.A.F. Hong Kong 1945 A.C.B. Wks Flts Ping Shan airfield 1945"

Caption “R.A.F. Hong Kong 1945 A.C.B. Wks Flts Ping Shan airfield”

 

Caption "R.A.F. Hong Kong 1945 A.C.B. Wks Flts Ping Shan airfield"

Caption “R.A.F. Hong Kong 1945 A.C.B. Wks Flts Ping Shan airfield”

Caption :R.A.F. Hong Kong 1945 A.C.B. Wks Flts Ping Shan airfield"

Caption :R.A.F. Hong Kong 1945 A.C.B. Wks Flts Ping Shan airfield”

See:

Related Indhhk articles:

 

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *