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Fanling
Chinese: 粉嶺
Deserted market in Luen Wo Hui, originally run by Puntis
Fanling Law Courts Building
Fanling Law Courts Building
New buildings in Luen Wo Hui
New buildings in Luen Wo Hui
A block of Wah Ming Estate, a typical "Y-shaped public estate", in Fanling, at sunset
A block of Wah Ming Estate, a typical "Y-shaped public estate", in Fanling, at sunset

Fanling, also known as Fan Ling and Fan Leng, is an area in the North District, New Territories, Hong Kong, China. Map of eastern China and Taiwan, showing the historic distribution of Mandarin Chinese in light brown. ... Pinyin, more formally called Hanyu Pinyin (Simplified Chinese: ; Traditional Chinese: ; Pinyin: ), is the most common variant of Standard Mandarin romanization system in use. ... This article is about all of the Cantonese (Yue) dialects. ... Jyutping (sometimes spelled Jyutpin) is a romanization system for Standard Cantonese developed by the Linguistic Society of Hong Kong (LSHK) in 1993. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 471 KB) Houses reflecting on a pond at Fanling Wai, Fanling, Hong Kong. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 471 KB) Houses reflecting on a pond at Fanling Wai, Fanling, Hong Kong. ... Most of the walled villages in Hong Kong are located in the New Territories. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 404 KB) The abandoned market in Luen Wo Hui, Fanling, Hong Kong. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 404 KB) The abandoned market in Luen Wo Hui, Fanling, Hong Kong. ... Luen Wo Hui (聯和墟) is a market town east of Fanling in the New Territories of Hong Kong. ... The Punti (Chinese: 本地; Cantonese IPA: , Jyutping: bun2 dei6; Mandarin Pinyin: BÄ›n Dì), a rough transliteration of the Cantonese term for original locality, refers to the Cantonese-speaking populations of southern China, namely, Guangdong province. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (768x1024, 321 KB) Photo of Fanling Courts Building in Fanling, New Territories, Hong Kong. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (768x1024, 321 KB) Photo of Fanling Courts Building in Fanling, New Territories, Hong Kong. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 580 KB) Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1600x1200, 580 KB) Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1200x1600, 410 KB) Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1200x1600, 410 KB) Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... Other Hong Kong topics Culture - Economy Education - History - Politics Hong Kong Portal The following is a list of areas of Hong Kong. ... Location within the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Click here for satellite image) District Council Chairman Lau Tin-sang Constituencies 16 Area   â€“Land   â€“Water 168 km² km² km² Population   â€“Total (2006)   â€“Density 280,730 2,055/km² Latitude Longitude Official website: North District Council North District (Traditional Chinese: ) is the... A major road, Kwong Fuk Road in Tai Po, a town in the New Territories. ...


Part of Fanling-Sheung Shui New Town, Fanling includes Luen Wo Hui (聯和墟), the marketplace of Fanling before urban development in the area, and Wo Hop Shek (和合石), where an uphill public cemetery is located. The population of Fanling keeps growing. Today many public and private estates can be found in the area. Fanling-Sheung Shui New Town (Traditional Chinese: ) was developed from the traditional market towns (Luen Wo Hui and Shek Wu Hui) and villages around Fanling and Sheung Shui, within the present-day North District in the New Territories of Hong Kong. ... Luen Wo Hui (聯和墟) is a market town east of Fanling in the New Territories of Hong Kong. ... A marketplace is the space, actual or metaphorical, in which a market operates. ... Wo Hop Shek (Chinese: ) is an area in the south of Fanling, Hong Kong. ... Castle Ashby Graveyard Northamptonshire A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies and cremated remains are buried. ...


Northwest of Fanling is Sheung Shui and southeast is Tai Po. The name Fanling is a shortened form of Fan Pik Leng (粉壁嶺). The enclosing walls and corner watch towers of Kun Lung Wai, Lung Yeuk Tau, is one of the declared monuments of Hong Kong. Public estates in Sheung Shui The busy San Hong Street in Shek Wu Hui Ng Tung River, looking towards Sheung Shui Tin Ping Road Siu Hang Tsuen, a village in Sheung Shui The Shek Wu Hui Municipal Services Building Landmark North A famous ice room (冰室), a kind of café, in... Junction of Kwong Fuk Road and Wan Tau Street, Tai Po Tai Po (大埔) (sometimes written as Taipo) refers to the area of the traditional market towns in the area presently known as Tai Po Old Market or Tai Po Kau Hui (大埔舊墟) (originally Tai Po Market or Tai Po Town) and... As of March 26, 2004, there are 79 declared monuments in Hong Kong. ...

Contents

Sights

  • Fanling Wai (粉嶺圍), a walled village.
  • Fung Ying Seen Koon (蓬瀛仙館), a Taoist temple.
  • Siu Hang Tsuen (小坑村), an ancient village.
  • Tao Heung Foods of Mankind Museum
  • Lung Yeuk Tau Heritage(龍躍頭文物徑)

Most of the walled villages in Hong Kong are located in the New Territories. ... For other uses of the words tao and dao, see Dao (disambiguation). ... Tao Heung Foods of Mankind Museum, formerly Foods of Mankind Museum, is the first foods of mankind museum in Hong Kong. ...

Public and private housing estates

  • Avon Park (碧湖花園)
  • Belair Monte (綠悠軒)
  • Cheung Wah Estate (祥華邨)
  • Dawning Views (牽晴間)
  • Fanling Centre (粉嶺中心)
  • Flora Plaza (花都廣場)
  • Grand Regentville (御庭軒)
  • Imperial Villas (帝庭軒)
  • Ka Fuk Estate (嘉福邨)
  • Ka Shing Court (嘉盛苑)
  • King Shing Court (景盛苑)
  • Wah Ming Estate (華明邨)
  • Wah Sum Estate (華心邨)
  • Yan Shing Court (欣盛苑)
  • Yung Shing Court (雍盛苑)
  • Greenpark Villa (蔚翠花園)
  • Cheerful Park (欣翠花園)
  • Vienna Garden (維也納花園)
  • Wing Fok Centre (榮福中心)
  • Wing Fai Centre (榮輝中心)
  • Union Plaza (海聯廣場)
  • Fanling Town Centre (粉嶺名都)
  • Ma Wat Tsuen

Transport

Fanling is served by Route 9, and by the Fanling MTR East Rail Line railway station. Bus 270A From Fanling to Kowloon Station. Route 9, Hong Kong is a strategic trunk road, mostly in the form of expressway, circumscribing the New Territories. ... Fanling is a station on Hong Kongs KCR East Rail. ... This article is about the metro system in Hong Kong. ... Hong Kong / China border Lok Ma Chau Lo Wu Chau Tau Sheung Shui Slaughter House Kwu Tung Sheung Shui Fanling Tai Wo Hong Kong Railway Museum Tai Po Market Science Park University Racecourse Ho Tung Lau Depot Fo Tan Goodsyard Fo Tan Sha Tin - Ma On Shan Line Tai Wai... Passengers bustle around the typical grand edifice of Londons Broad Street Station in 1865. ...


External links

The following is a list of cities, towns and new towns in Hong Kong. ... Tsuen Wan New Town is a new town in Hong Kong. ... The night scene of Tsuen Wan across Rambler Channel (View taken from Tsing Yi Island) Tsuen Wan (Traditional Chinese: , formerly also Tsun Wan) is a bay in the New Territories, Hong Kong, opposite to Tsing Yi Island across Rambler Channel. ... Kwai Chung (Chinese: 葵涌; Cantonese IPA: , Jyutping: kwai4 cung1; Mandarin Pinyin: kuí chōng) is an area in the New Territories of Hong Kong. ... Tsing Yi (Chinese: ), or Tsing Yi Island (Traditional Chinese: ) is an island of Hong Kong, to the northwest of Hong Kong Island. ... Sha Tin New Town (Traditional Chinese: ) is one of the new towns in Hong Kong. ... Shing Mun River and Lek Yuen Bridge (瀝源橋). Sha Tin ( also spelt Shatin ) is an area in the New Territories, in the Hong Kong special administrative region of the Peoples Republic of China. ... Ma On Shan (Traditional Chinese: 馬鞍山; Simplified Chinese: 马鞍山; pinyin: Mǎān Shān; literally saddle ridge) could refer to one of the following things in Hong Kong, China: Ma On Shan - a mountain in the New Territories Ma On Shan - a new town within the Sha Tin District in the New... Tuen Mun New Town (屯門新市鎮) is a new town developed by Hong Kong Government in Tuen Mun of the New Territories, Hong Kong in 1970s. ... Tai Po New Town (大埔新市鎮) is a new town in Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong. ... Fanling-Sheung Shui New Town (Traditional Chinese: ) was developed from the traditional market towns (Luen Wo Hui and Shek Wu Hui) and villages around Fanling and Sheung Shui, within the present-day North District in the New Territories of Hong Kong. ... Public estates in Sheung Shui The busy San Hong Street in Shek Wu Hui Ng Tung River, looking towards Sheung Shui Tin Ping Road Siu Hang Tsuen, a village in Sheung Shui The Shek Wu Hui Municipal Services Building Landmark North A famous ice room (冰室), a kind of café, in... The town centre of Yuen Long Town Yuen Long New Town (Chinese: , Pinyin: Yuanlang Xin Shizhen) is a new town in the northwest New Territories, Hong Kong. ... Tseung Kwan O New Town Tseung Kwan O New Town (Traditional Chinese: ) is one of the nine new towns in Hong Kong, mainly built on reclaimed land in the northern half of the Tseung Kwan O, after which it is named. ... Tin Shui Wai New Town (天水圍新市鎮) is located in northwestern New Territories of Hong Kong. ... The North Lantau New Town (Traditional Chinese: ), built on reclaimed land from the northern coast of the Lantau Island in the New Territories, is the newest among the nine new towns in Hong Kong. ... Overlook of Tung Chung from Ngong Ping Skyrail Location of Tung Chung in relation to the rest of Lantau Island Tung Chung is a growing township situated on the north-western coast of Lantau Island in Hong Kong, China. ...

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History - Fanling Babies Home (568 words)
Fanling Babies Home was started in 1936 by Miss Mildred Dibden, a missionary from England as a Hong Kong children's home for the care of abandoned and destitute babies.
Fanling Babies Home was sponsored first by the HK Evangelical Fraternity and friends in Hong Kong, England and Canada.
The estate, on Main Street in Fanling, was originally rented from an elderly Chinese landlord who had built the estate to accommodate his family and relatives.
Fanling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (224 words)
Fanling, often spelt as Fan Ling, is an area in the New Territories, Hong Kong, China.
Northwest of Fanling is Sheung Shui and southeast is Tai Po.
Fanling is served by Route 9, and by the Fanling KCR East Rail railway station.
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