Luen Wo Hui

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Luen Wo Market (now closed)

Luen Wo Hui or Luen Wo Market (Chinese: 聯和墟) is a market town east of Fanling in the New Territories of Hong Kong. Located northeast of Fanling Station, it was formerly a market founded by villages in the surrounding area and later became a town. The old market has now ceased to operate and only a few structures are left. A new indoor market to replace the pre-existing market was officially opened in 2002.[1]

New private housing estates have in the last 10 years been built north of the market. Across Sha Tau Kok Road are industrial buildings.

See also[edit]

  • Hooked on You, a 2007 film set there. The name of the market was changed to "Fortune Market" in the film.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Press release: "Luen Wo Hui Market becomes a popular shopping spot for local residents", January 21, 2003

External links[edit]

  • Chan, Kwok-shing (2006). "Chapter 5: The Making of a Market Town in Rural Hong Kong: The Luen Wo Market". In Lee, Pui-tak. Colonial Hong Kong and modern China: interaction and reintegration. Hong Kong University Press. pp. 89–102. ISBN 978-962-209-720-9. 



Coordinates: 22°29′53″N 114°08′35″E / 22.49806°N 114.14306°E / 22.49806; 114.14306