Hong Kong’s first fleet of 26 trams began operations in 1904. Illustration by Lau Ka-kuen Hong Kong’s first fleet of 26 trams began operations in 1904. Illustration by Lau Ka-kuen
Hong Kong’s first fleet of 26 trams began operations in 1904. Illustration by Lau Ka-kuen
City Weekend

Hong Kong’s century-old love affair with trams: a track record of nostalgia

Slow but cheap, accessible and iconic, city’s history with transport mode dates back to 1880s and it remains a heritage stalwart amid relentless change

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Hong Kong’s first fleet of 26 trams began operations in 1904. Illustration by Lau Ka-kuen Hong Kong’s first fleet of 26 trams began operations in 1904. Illustration by Lau Ka-kuen
Hong Kong’s first fleet of 26 trams began operations in 1904. Illustration by Lau Ka-kuen
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