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Hong Kong (& Macau) Movie Stuff: Asia-Pol Secret Service – Wang Yu (1966)

Following on from Wang Yu’s shut name with the automotive bomb, the subsequent shot reveals the a number of the previous piers that have been as soon as situated alongside the 1960’s (and in reality stayed there till the 90s) Central shoreline. On the left with the orange colored flat roof is the previous “Exterior Harbour Providers Pier”. It was newly opened in 1966 when the movie was shot and, as its identify suggests, it served elements of Hong Kong outdoors of the primary harbour space corresponding to Lantau (Mui Wo), and Cheung Chau. Subsequent to it was the marginally older (by about 2 years) “Inside Harbour Providers Pier” which served northern Kowloon (Sham Shui Po and Tai Kok Tsui). Lastly, simply on the best of body you possibly can simply see the nook of the only lane on/off ramp for the previous Central Vehicular pier. For reference, that pier was situated roughly the place the IFC1 tower stands at the moment.


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