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2016覆檢 (link)

記 錄 員: 001 檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 14/12/2016

地 點: 大窩坪 筆架山花園 英語學校旁 (on Google Map, 經緯度 Coordinates: 22° 20′ 32.91″, 114° 10′ 0.35″)

QEII (ERII) 伊利沙伯二世 (1952-)

Manufacturer: W T Allen & Co Ltd, London

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記 錄 員: 0096小吉士隊員

記 錄 日 期: 17/3/2016

 

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2015覆檢 (link)

記 錄 員: 001檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 10/12/2015

 

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2014覆檢 (link)

記 錄 員: 001 檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 13/12/2014

 

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2013覆檢 (link)

記 錄 員: 001 檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 18/11/2013

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記 錄 員: 0073 側藤隊員

記 錄 日 期: 1/5/2013

 

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2012覆檢 (link)

記 錄 員: 001 檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 31/10/2012

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Good News@20/6/2011: Broken part fixed.

記 錄 員: 001 檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 07/04/2011

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2011覆檢 (link)

記 錄 員: 001 檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 07/04/2011

地 點: 大窩坪 筆架山花園 英語學校旁 (on Google Map)

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We have sent the following email regarding the condition of this box to the Commissioner for Heritage’s Office on 7 April 2011 

in Wai Man <lemonrunner@gmail.com>
to alfred_p_tang@devb.gov.hk
cc “Mr Clement Cheung, Postmaster General” <hkpo@hkpo.gov.hk>,
“Mrs Laura Aron, Commissioner for Heritage” <cho@devb.gov.hk>
bcc Sin Wai Man <lemonrunner@gmail.com>
date 7 April 2011 22:44
subject Re: Fw: Preservation of Old Postboxes in HK
mailed-by gmail.com
hide details 7 Apr (6 days ago) 

Dear Mr Tang,

Further to my last year’s correspondence with you, I am writing to bring to the attention of the Commissioner for Heritage’s Office and the Hongkong Post of the precarious condition of Postbox 438 at Beacon Height, Tai Wo Ping, Kowloon.

When I visited that postbox today, I noticed part of the front of the box (the frame-like part) has partially come off (please see attached photos 1 and 2 or, alternatively, they can be viewed at this link http://hkpostbox.xanga.com/725718106/%E6%90%9C%E7%B4%A2%E9%9A%8A%E5%9B%9E%E5%A0%B1—%E9%83%B5%E7%AD%92438/ as the third and fourth pictures). Although there seems no danger of its completely coming off, I think it would be prudent to have that part fixed.

And I believe this is feasible as another postbox (No. 232 at On Hing House / Hing Wah (II) Estate, Chai Wan) which had a similar problem last year has now been so mended (apparently by welding the coming-off part bak to the main body; please see third attached picture or photos at this link http://hkpostbox.xanga.com/725717009/%E6%90%9C%E7%B4%A2%E9%9A%8A%E5%9B%9E%E5%A0%B1—%E9%83%B5%E7%AD%92-232/). I sincerely hope this will not be taken by Hongkong Post as an opportunity to remove this wall-mounted ERII box, especially given its uniqueness for being taller and slimmer than most other wall-mounted boxes in Hong Kong. Should that happen it would make a mockery of the joint effort of the Commissioner for Heritage’s Office and Hongkong Post to preserve the other chosen nine postboxes.

You may wish to note that my friends and I who are all enthusiastic about historical postbox preservation in Hong Kong are endeavouring to inspect all known old postboxes to see how they have fared in the past year and to document their latest conditions. Our findings will be shared on this Facebook page:  http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=163686143684546 and this blog: http://hkpostbox.xanga.com/

Yours sincerely,

Sin Wai Man

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Its reply informing the email has been forwarded to Hongkong Post

alfred_p_tang@devb.gov.hk
to Sin Wai Man <lemonrunner@gmail.com>
cc “marychung@hkpo.gov.hk” <marychung@hkpo.gov.hk>
date 11 April 2011 09:26
subject Re: Fw: Preservation of Old Postboxes in HK
mailed-by devb.gov.hk
hide details 11 Apr (3 days ago) 

Dear Mr Siu, 

Thank you for your e-mail of 7 April 2011.  We have referred your request to the Hong Kong Post for follow up and they will contact you direct. 

Thanks again for your concern on heritage conservation. 


Alfred P TANG
Commissioner for Heritage’s Office
Development Bureau

 

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記 錄 員: 001 檸檬頭隊長

記 錄 日 期: 20/04/2010

地 點: 大窩坪 筆架山花園 英語學校旁

Manufacturer: W T Allen & Co Ltd, London

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