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Public estates in Sheung Shui
The busy San Hong Street in Shek Wu Hui
The busy San Hong Street in Shek Wu Hui
Ng Tung River, looking towards Sheung Shui
Ng Tung River, looking towards Sheung Shui
Tin Ping Road
Tin Ping Road
Siu Hang Tsuen, a village in Sheung Shui
Siu Hang Tsuen, a village in Sheung Shui
The Shek Wu Hui Municipal Services Building
The Shek Wu Hui Municipal Services Building
Landmark North
Landmark North
A famous "ice room" (冰室), a kind of café, in Shek Wu Hui.
A famous "ice room" (冰室), a kind of café, in Shek Wu Hui.

Sheung Shui (Chinese: 上水) is part of the Fanling-Sheung Shui New Town in the North District of Hong Kong. Fanling is to its southeast. ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 398 KB) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 398 KB) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (768 × 1024 pixel, file size: 199 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Guess where we are. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (768 × 1024 pixel, file size: 199 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Guess where we are. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2048 × 1536 pixel, file size: 771 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Ng Tung River near Siu Hang Tsuen, looking westwards downstream. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2048 × 1536 pixel, file size: 771 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Ng Tung River near Siu Hang Tsuen, looking westwards downstream. ... Ng Tung River on a clear day Ng Tung River (also known as River Indus) (梧桐河) is a river in the northeast New Territories, Hong Kong. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1536 × 2048 pixel, file size: 761 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) The magnificent tree-lined Tin Ping Road, adjacent to Woodland Crest in Sheung Shui. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1536 × 2048 pixel, file size: 761 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) The magnificent tree-lined Tin Ping Road, adjacent to Woodland Crest in Sheung Shui. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2048 × 1536 pixel, file size: 774 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Siu Hang Tsuen in Sheung Shui. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2048 × 1536 pixel, file size: 774 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Siu Hang Tsuen in Sheung Shui. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 574 KB) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1200, 574 KB) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1024 × 768 pixel, file size: 203 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Landmark North, looking up from ground floor to the office tower section. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1024 × 768 pixel, file size: 203 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Landmark North, looking up from ground floor to the office tower section. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1200x1600, 444 KB) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (1200x1600, 444 KB) File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... 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. ... 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... Fanling Wai Deserted market in Luen Wo Hui, originally run by Puntis Fanling Law Courts Building New buildings in Luen Wo Hui 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...


Shek Wu Hui (石湖墟) used to be the marketplace of Sheung Shui, before the development of the new town. It was the main market in Sheung Shui since 1930s. Today some private residences can be found towering over the old flats in the hui (market). Most of the buildings we see today were repaired in the 50s.


Sheung Shui Wai (上水圍), originally dwelled by the Liu (廖) clan, is a walled village. The ancestral hall Liu Man Shek Tong (廖萬石堂) in the village is one the declared monuments of Hong Kong. Most of the walled villages in Hong Kong are located in the New Territories. ... Most of the walled villages in Hong Kong are located in the New Territories. ... As of March 26, 2004, there are 79 declared monuments in Hong Kong. ...


The Fung Kai No.1 Secondary School (鳳溪第一中學), located near Sheung Shui Wai, (originally established by the Liu clan), is the largest secondary school in Hong Kong, in terms of area covered. More than one turfed football field can be found inside the school campus. Because of its green and ample campus, the school used to serve as a scene for local Educational Television programs. A player (wearing the red kit) has penetrated the defence (in the white kit) and is taking a shot at goal. ... Educational Television (Traditional Chinese: 教育電視), shortly known as ETV, is a series of educational television programmes jointly produced by Radio Television Hong Kong and Education and Manpower Bureau (formerly Education Department) of Hong Kong. ...

Contents

Housing estates

Public estates

  • Choi Yuen Estate (彩園邨)
  • Tin Ping Estate (天平邨)
  • Tai Ping Estate (太平邨)
  • Ching Ho Estate (清河邨)

Home Ownership Scheme Courts

  • Yuk Po Court (旭埔苑)
  • Choi Po Court (彩蒲苑)
  • On Shing Court (安盛苑)
  • Sunningdale Garden (順欣花園)
  • Tsui Lai Garden (翠麗花園)

Private estates

  • Lung Fung Garden (龍豐花園)
  • Metropolis Plaza (新都廣場)
  • Sheung Shui Centre (上水中心)
  • Sheung Shui Town Centre (上水名都)
  • Woodland Crest (奕翠園)
  • Venice Garden (威尼斯花園)
  • Noble Hill (皇府山)
  • Royal Green (御皇庭)
  • Royal Jubilee (海禧華庭)
  • On Kwok Villa (安國新村)
  • Pearl Vista (明珠華軒)

The sign of Woodland Crest on Block 6 Woodland Crest (奕翠園) is a private housing estate in Sheung Shui, New Territories, Hong Kong. ...

Villages

  • Hakka Wai (客家圍)
    • Tsung Pak Long Tsuen (松柏塱村)
    • Tai Tau Leng (大頭嶺)
  • Sheung Shui Wai (上水圍)
    • Wai Loi Tsuen (圍內村)
    • Man Kok Village (文閣村)
    • Ha Pak Tsuen (下北村)
    • Sheung Pak Tsuen (上北村)
    • Chung Sam Tsuen (中心村)
    • Tai Yuen Tsuen (大元村)
    • Hing Yan Tsuen (興仁村)
    • Po Sheung Tsuen (莆上村)
    • Mun Hau Tsuen (門口村)
  • Fu Tei Au Tsuen (虎地拗村)
  • Hung Kiu San Tsuen (紅橋新村)
  • Wa Shan Tsuen (華山村)
  • Tin Ping Shan Tsuen (天平山村)
  • Wu Nga Lok Yeung (烏鴉落陽)
  • Shek Wu San Tsuen (石湖新村)
  • Ling Shan Tsuen (靈山村)
  • Ng Uk Village (吳屋村)
  • Siu Hang Tsuen (小坑村)
  • Siu Hang San Tsuen (小坑新村)
  • Yin Kong Tsuen (燕崗村)

Shopping centres

  • Lung Fung Garden (龍豐花園)
  • Metropolis Plaza (新都廣場)
  • Sheung Shui Centre (上水中心)
  • Sheung Shui Town Centre (上水名都)
  • Landmark North (上水廣場)

Landmark North Inside Landmark North Landmark North (Chinese: 上水廣場) is an office tower-and-shopping centre complex in Sheung Shui, Hong Kong. ...

Community facilities

  • Lung Sum Avenue Sports Centre (龍琛路體育館)
  • North District Park (北區公園)
  • North District Sportsground (北區運動場)
  • North District Town Hall (北區大會堂)
  • Shek Wu Hui Municipal Services Building (石湖墟市政大廈)
  • Shek Wu Hui Playground (石湖墟公園)
  • Sheung Shui Public Library (上水公共圖書館)
  • Sheung Shui Swimming Pool (上水游泳池)
  • Tin Ping Sports Centre (天平體育館)

Public services

  • North District Hospital (北區醫院)
  • Shek Wu Hui Jockey Club Clinic (石湖墟賽馬會診所)
  • Shek Wu Hui Post Office (石湖墟郵政局)
  • Sheung Shui Fire Station (上水消防局)

Transport

Sheung Shui is served by the Sheung Shui Station of KCR East Rail such that residents can go to Kowloon and other districts along the KCR within 40 minutes. The bustling Sheung Shui Station concourse Platform of Sheung Shui Station Sheung Shui (Chinese: 上水, Jyutping: soeng6 seoi2, Pinyin: Shàngshuǐ) is the second-to-last station on the KCR East Rail in Hong Kong. ... For other uses, see KCR (disambiguation). ... Opening Date 10 October 1911 Stations 14 Number of trains 37 Service Area North, Tai Po, Sha Tin, Yau Tsim Mong, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon City The East Rail (東鐵) is one of the three lines of the KCR network in Hong Kong. ... In modern day Hong Kong, Kowloon refers to the urban area made up of Kowloon Peninsula and New Kowloon, bordered by the Lei Yue Mun strait in the east, Mei Foo Sun Chuen and Stonecutters Island in the west, Tates Cairn and Lion Rock in the north, and...


Many KMB routes and minibus routes serve Sheung Shui. Residents can take buses to other parts of North District, western New Territories (including Yuen Long, Tuen Mun and Tsuen Wan), Tai Po, Sha Tin, most parts of Kowloon, parts of northern Hong Kong Island (including Causeway Bay and Sheung Wan) and the Airport. The KMB bus terminus is located at Landmark North and the green minibus terminus is located by Landmark North as well. Also, a non-schedule red minibus terminus is located at San Hong Street. The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (1933) Limited (KMB; Chinese: ), a company of the Transport International Holdings Limited, is the largest franchised bus operators in Hong Kong, and one of the largest privately owned public bus operators in the world. ... North District can refer to: North District of Israel North District, Hong Kong This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Yuen Long (元朗, Jyutping: jyun4 long5, pinyin: YuánlÇŽng) (used to be known as Un Long), one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong, located in the North-West of the New Territories, is a post-war new town set in the centre of Hong Kongs largest alluvial plain. ... Tuen Mun (屯門) is one of the 18 districts of 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. ... 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... 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. ... 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: XiānggÇŽngdÇŽo) is the island where the colonial settlement of the Hong Kong territory... Large crowds of shoppers can be seen in Causeway Bay. ... Sheung Wan Civic Centre Possession St, Sheung Wan Sheung Wan (上環) is an area in Hong Kong, located in the north-west of Hong Kong Island (in between Central and Sai Ying Pun). ... A green public minibus awaiting at the station at Tsim Sha Tsui. ... A green public minibus awaiting at the station at Tsim Sha Tsui. ...


See also

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Image File history File links Commons-logo. ... The Wikimedia Commons (also called Wikicommons) is a repository of free content images, sound and other multimedia files. ... Fanling Wai Deserted market in Luen Wo Hui, originally run by Puntis Fanling Law Courts Building New buildings in Luen Wo Hui 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... 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...

References

Easy Finder (壹本便利) is a Chinese weekly magazine which was first published on September 13, 1991 in Hong Kong. ...

External links

  • Sheung Shui, North District
  • A review of Sheung Shui

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Sheung Shui at AllExperts (426 words)
Sheung Shui (上水) is part of the Fanling-Sheung Shui New Town in the North District of Hong Kong.
Sheung Shui Wai (上水圍), originally dwelled by the Liu (廖) clan, is a walled village.
Sheung Shui is served by the Sheung Shui Station of KCR East Rail such that residents can go to Kowloon and other districts along the KCR within 40 minutes.
Radiation cooling in Sheung Shui (301 words)
The temperature difference between Kowloon Tong (urban area) and Sheung Shui (rural area) is used as a measure of the radiation cooling effect in Sheung Shui.
The temperature in Sheung Shui dropped rapidly from 18C at 19:00 to 13C at 01:00.
Sheung Shui) can be significantly lower than that in urban area.
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