CO 1069-452-08

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Description: View at Starling Inlet

Location: Starling Inlet, Hong Kong

Date: 1898


Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/452.

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    • 28/Jul/2013 19:45:56

    Starling Inlet or Sha Tau Kok Hoi (Chinese: 沙頭角海) is a harbour in northeast New Territories, Hong Kong. The whole body of water falls within the Closed Area and generally restricted to local residents. Settlements around the harbour include: Sha Tau Kok, Wu Shek Kok (烏石角), Yim Tso Ha (鹽灶下), Nam Chung, Luk Keng, Fung Hang, Kuk Po, Yung Shue Au. Islets within Starling Inlet include A Chau, near the southwestern end of the Inlet, and Shui Cham Tsui Pai.