Nam Chung

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Overview of Nam Chung
Nam Chung Lei Uk

Nam Chung (Chinese: 南涌; pinyin: Nán Chōng) is an area in the north eastern New Territories of Hong Kong, west of Luk Keng and to the southwest of the Starling Inlet (Sha Tau Kok Hoi), opposite Sha Tau Kok.

Nam Chung Village includes Nam Chung Yeung Uk (南涌楊屋), Nam Chung Cheng Uk (南涌鄭屋), Nam Chung Lo Uk (南涌羅屋), Nam Chung Cheung Uk (南涌張屋) and Nam Chung Lei Uk (南涌李屋).[1]

Nam Chung is located at the northern end of the Wilson Trail a 78 kilometres (48 mi) long-distance footpath opened in January 1996.

The small island of A Chau, a Site of Special Scientific Interest,[2] is located in the south-western part of Starling Inlet off Nam Chung.[1]

Transport[edit]

The area is linked to Fanling-Sheung Shui New Town and Sha Tau Kok via Sha Tau Kok Road and Luk Keng Road.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 22°31′18″N 114°12′37″E / 22.5216°N 114.2103°E / 22.5216; 114.2103