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Encyclopedia > Kellett Island

Kellett Island (奇力島, also 燈籠洲 in Chinese) is a former island off East Point in Hong Kong. Causeway Bay (銅鑼灣; Jyutping: tung4 lo4 waan1; Pinyin: tong2 luo2 wan1; Copper Gong Bay) or East Point (東角; Cantonese IPA dəʊŋ1 gɔk3) is a heavily built-up area of Hong Kong, located on the northern shore of Hong Kong Island, and covering parts of Wan Chai and Eastern districts. ...


It is now connected to Hong Kong Island at Causeway Bay as a result of land reclamation over the past 150 years. The night view of the Island side as seen from the Kowloon side - the opposite side of the Victoria Harbour Hong Kong Island (Traditional Chinese: 香港島; Simplified Chinese: 香港岛; Cantonese Jyutping: hoeng1 gong2 dou2; Mandarin Pinyin: Xiānggǎngdǎo) is the island where the colonial settlement of the Hong Kong territory... Large crowd of shoppers can be seen on Causeway Bay. ... Land reclamation is either of two distinct practices. ...


The main buildings of the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club are located by Victoria Harbour on the former Kellett Island. The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club is a Hong Kong sports club for sailing and rowing. ... Victoria Harbour Part of the harbour being engulfed by reclamation off the shore of Central. ...


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The territory of Hong Kong consists of a mainland area and 236 islands. ... Toll plaza of Cross Harbour Tunnel at Hung Hom Kowloon Entrance of XHT The area around the entrance of the Cross Harbour Tunnel at the Island side in the 1970s, when the tunnel was being contructed. ...

Major islands in Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong
Major islands (by size): Lantau | Hong Kong Island | Lamma | Chek Lap Kok | Tsing Yi | Kau Sai Chau | Po Toi (Po Toi, Waglan) | Cheung Chau | Tung Lung Chau | Kat O | Wong Wan Chau | Hei Ling Chau | Tap Mun Chau | Ap Lei Chau | Soko Islands (Tai A Chau, Siu A Chau) | Ping Chau | Peng Chau | Ma Wan | Ninepin Group | The Brothers | Green Island | Kowloon Rock
Former islands: Kellett Island | Stonecutters Island | Hoi Sham Island | Channel Rock | Tsing Chau | Mong Chau | Chau Tsai | Nga Ying Chau | Lam Chau | Rumsey Rock 

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Hong Kong Island - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (498 words)
Central on the island is the historical, political and economic centre of Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Island is the second-largest island of the territory, the largest being Lantau Island.
Hong Kong Island is connected to the Kowloon Peninsula on the mainland by three road-only tunnels (the Cross-Harbour_Tunnel, the Western Harbour Tunnel and the Eastern Harbour Tunnel), two MTR metro tunnels and one combined road and MTR rail link tunnel, the Western Harbour Crossing (in separate conduits running side by side).
Kellett Island - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (112 words)
Kellett Island (奇力島, also 燈籠洲 in Chinese) is a former island off East Point in Hong Kong.
It is now connected to Hong Kong Island at Causeway Bay as a result of land reclamation over the past 150 years.
Soko Islands (Tai A Chau, Siu A Chau)
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