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 c1954RAF Ping Shan 1954

RAF Ping Shan c1954IDJ 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”

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This article was first posted on 12th July 2014.

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