Kat Hing Wai Walled Village
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If you want to have a look at what HK once was, take the MTR to Kam Sheung Road, just outside the town of Yuen Long lies an old walled village, still inhabited by the descendents of those who once built these walls
Heritage site for study halls and local history of the Tang Ancestry. Kam Tin is the origin of the biggest indigenous Tang Clan (鄧) in Hong Kong. The ancestor of indigenous Tang, Tang Hon Fat (鄧漢黻) settled his family from Jiangxi to Sham Tin in 973. During the reign of Wanli Emperor (1572–1620) of…
See the settlement wall built over 100 years ago around a compact village, with narrow row houses.