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Declared Monuments in Hong Kong


Declared Monuments in Hong Kong - Kowloon

Former Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower (Tsim Sha Tsui)
The Kowloon-Canton Railway (British Section) commenced operations on 1 October 1910. The construction of the terminus in Tsim Sha Tsui started in 1913; the clock tower was completed in 1915 as part of the complex, and the whole terminus was opened on 28 March 1916. Built with red bricks and granite in the Edwardian Classical Revival style, the clock tower is 44 metres high and surmounted by a 7-metre lightning rod. The upper part of the tower is an octagonal domed turret built of red brickwork that contrasts with the white-painted classical features of scroll-shaped buttresses, columns and cornices. The main terminus building was demolished in 1978; only the clock tower was left, and it has continued to stand as a landmark in Hong Kong.



Former Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower, Tsim Sha Tsui
address Tsim Sha Tsui (Plan)
Figure : Transport
Tsim Sha Tsui Station
East Tsim Sha Tsui Station

Kowloon Motor Bus
1 Chun Yuen Estate – Star Ferry
1A Sau Mau Ping (Central) – Star Ferry
2 Cheung Sha Wan (So Uk) – Star Ferry
5 Fu Shan – Star Ferry
5A Kowloon City (Shing Tak Street) – Star Ferry
5C Tsz Wan Shan (Central) – Star Ferry
6 Lai Chi Kok – Star Ferry
7 Lok Fu – Star Ferry
8 Kowloon Station – Star Ferry
8A Whampoa Garden – Star Ferry (Circular)
8P Laguna Verde – Star Ferry (Circular)
28 Lok Wah – Star Ferry

Star Ferry
Central Pier No. 7 - Star Ferry Pier (Tsim Sha Tsui)
Wan Chai Ferry Pier - Star Ferry Pier (Tsim Sha Tsui)



The above information is for reference only, and is subject to change in accordance with the announcement of relevant organizations.