Mar 2 -
"Amazing how much change has happened in 70 years."
Mar 1 -
"Dug, under force from the Japanese, by local village
A 'Typically Lamma' story by a Lammaite (who prefers to remain anon):
"My bathroom has energy efficient lighting. The type that deliberate for
an age before providing full illumination.
In the secretive darkness I stood upon an unknown moistness.
A nocturnal misfire by my son, I thought. Lifting my foot I came to
realise there was a wet mass stuck to my sole. I peeled it off.
A strange tingling ran over my hand and foot. Squinting, the full horror
of my predicament came to light. A full battalion of ants were scurrying
over my extremities.
Fleeing the severed head of a Gecko, whose grey dead eyes, half removed
through industry, oozed their contents on to my quivering fingers. A
splendid start to the day."
Lamma Spotlights of the Week,
Mar 3, '17:
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your best Lamma photos/videos!
Lamma Spotlights of the Week I
Many thanks to eminent "Lamma historian & tour guide"
Lockyer for digging up these photos and all his recent, great
into Lamma's past:
"Yung Shue Wan 1945, Yung Shue Wan 2015.
Amazing how much change has happened in 70 years."
Robert Lockyer: "How to access to the Japanese
'Invasion tunnel' on Lamma Island.
Dug, under force from the Japanese, by local village residents.
particular tunnel complex served as an observation post over the
East Lamma Channel and the island of Hong Kong. As well as high
ground observation and protection for the 'suicide/kamikaze'
boats that were hidden in the six grottos/caves in Picnic Bay (Sok
Kwu Wan/Lo So Shing area)..."
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