“Bedlam” – the MTR’s first day, October 1, 1979. Pictures: SCMP

The 18 years it took Hong Kong to get first MTR subway line – how the Post reported the story

Starting with a public call for an underground railway in 1961, to the first journey by MTR in October 1979, how the Post covered the discussions, decisions and delivery of city’s first subway line

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“Bedlam” – the MTR’s first day, October 1, 1979. Pictures: SCMP
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