File:Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter (16013769556).jpg
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Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter is a typhoon shelter located in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, between the Hong Kong Island entrance of Cross Harbour Tunnel on Kellett Island and Island Eastern Corridor. It was the first typhoon shelter in Hong Kong. At the present location it is about 14 hectares (35 acres) in area, although it is currently largely filled in, as part of road development works The original typhoon shelter was built after the 1874 typhoon, at the present location of Victoria Park, to provide shelter for fishing boats during storms. It was completed in 1883 with a breakwater only 427 metres (1,400 feet) long.
|Source||Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter|
|Author||Bernard Spragg. NZ from Christchurch, New Zealand|
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