Man Sing Street, Ferry Point. The names of the estate’s streets and blocks all begin with Man. Photo: Christopher DeWolfMan Sing Street, Ferry Point. The names of the estate’s streets and blocks all begin with Man. Photo: Christopher DeWolf
Man Sing Street, Ferry Point. The names of the estate’s streets and blocks all begin with Man. Photo: Christopher DeWolf

How Hong Kong estate once home to Jackie Chan helped change the course of housing development in the city

Ferry Point was pioneering – a place for the emerging middle class, including actors Sammo Hung, Stephen Chow and Jackie Chan – but also the last of its kind, spurring building code changes that led to today’s skinny tower blocks

Topic |   History of Hong Kong districts
Man Sing Street, Ferry Point. The names of the estate’s streets and blocks all begin with Man. Photo: Christopher DeWolfMan Sing Street, Ferry Point. The names of the estate’s streets and blocks all begin with Man. Photo: Christopher DeWolf
Man Sing Street, Ferry Point. The names of the estate’s streets and blocks all begin with Man. Photo: Christopher DeWolf
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