獅子山隧道 lion rock tunnel

2018.05.26 | 獅子山隧道 lion rock tunnel 今天所講的基建項目,總強調對經濟未來的效益,先拋出壯闊畫美的完工後畫面搶眼球,工程開展後卻連連錯漏超資剝削隱瞞,完成後的計畫成效亦不一定如承諾。 昨日從大埔回家,特意不乘鐵路,選坐巴士,經吐露港公路及獅子山隧道出九龍。 坐在巴士上層前座,看著隧道口慢慢接近,忍不住拍照。 感慰昔日前人工程的美與實在,實在指的是工程本身的質料、功效,也指其時計劃的目標和視野。 看那石塊堆集,建材本身的美、石砌的工整和堅實,隧道名字的設計、字體、擺放,與那隧道拱放置的空間美,立體的造字在陽光照射下的光影美。 yesterday i went to tai po. after finishing my work, i decided not to take the faster way, the train, to leave. instead i took a bus. always recommend bus (or tram on the hong kong side) when you are not in a hurry to […]

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粉嶺火車站里程碑 chainage marker, fanling station

2018.01.27 | fanling train station 粉嶺火車站 在粉嶺火車站北行月台遇到此石柱,上寫28,下寫5。 saw this stone with 28 (top) and 5 (bottom) writing on a stone pillar at the northbound platform.  經過一輪資料蒐集,終於從「香港交通﹒資訊網」知悉如何解讀此里程碑。 數字表示跟紅磡的距離,即28.5公里。 it wasn’t as easy, trying to figure out how to read this. been searching online for a while, until i found this local website or forum that focuses […]

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電車站照明燈 lamp at tram stop

2017.07.28 | central library tram station 中央圖書館電車站 2017年7月30日是香港電車113歲生日。所以特別選了電車題材。 完全個人想像,燈的外型很配「天繭」這詞。 相信是舊式燈,並非所有電車站可找到。 today, july 30, is the birthday of our tram. she is now 113 years old. dedicate the theme of this post to hong kong tramways. i believe this is an old-style lighting of our tram stations and not found in every stops.

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