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Sha Tau Kok Road (沙頭角公路) is a road connecting Sha Tau Kok and Fan Ling in the New Territories, Hong Kong. It had been been the only road access to mainland China from Hong Kong since its construction in 1927. The road replaced Sha Tau Kok Railway as the connection between two area. Sha Tau Kok (traditional Chinese: 沙頭角) is a town in the northeastern corner of Hong Kong. ... Houses reflecting in a pond at Fanling Wai. ... A major road, Kwong Fuk Road in Tai Po, a town in the New Territories. ... The highlighted area in the map is what is commonly known as mainland China. Mainland China (Simplified Chinese: 中国大陆; Traditional Chinese: 中國大陸; Hanyu Pinyin: , lit. ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Sha Tau Kok Railway (沙頭角鐵路) was a narrow gauge railway running from Fanling to Sha Tau Kok in the northern New Territories area of Hong Kong. ...

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Opening up of Sha Tau Kok pier (734 words)
Residents in Sha Tau Kok have reflected to me that they have been asking for opening up the Frontier Closed Area (FCA) over the years to alleviate their inconvenience and facilitate public access to the area, with the aim of improving the economy and employment of the local people.
We are of the view that a limited number of tourists in organized tour groups may be allowed to use the Sha Tau Kok pier to gain access to Kat O and neighbouring islands for sightseeing during weekends and public holidays, on condition that boundary security will not be compromised.
The development of Sha Tau Kok into a recreational and diversified transit town may mean a sharp increase in passenger and vehicular flow, which will exert pressure on the transport facilities and environment.
Sha Tau Kok - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (834 words)
Sha Tau Kok (traditional Chinese: 沙頭角) is a town in the northeastern corner of Hong Kong.
Sha Tau Kok Railway was built from the original narrow gauge of the KCR British Section, which was replaced by standard gauge.
Sha Tau Kok is one of the three road connections between Hong Kong and mainland China.
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