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 Tsuen Wan West Station
Tsuen Wan West is the only underground station on the KCRC West Rail, Hong Kong, located between Mei Foo and Kam Sheung Road station.
Nevertheless, the waterfront path built during the stations' consruction connected the two ends of the town, significantly improved the scenery of the area, and also provided an excellent leisure place for many southern and western Tsuen Wan residents.
However, the station has a low usage since operation (actually some claimed that it's the least used station on the system, which already does not have a satisfactory usage), because the station is on the newly reclaimed land, meaning it is somehow in the middle of nowhere.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/tsuen_wan_west_station   (310 words)

 West Rail, KCRC
The actual underground part is between Mei Foo and Kam Sheung Road, and the line was under hills except the section around and south of Tsuen Wan West Station.
The KCRC West Rail now consists of 9 stations (from south to North):
West Rail is the abbreviated term used by the KCRC to describe its newly-built line on the northwestern New Territories, Hong Kong.
pedia.newsfilter.co.uk /wikipedia/w/we/west_rail__kcrc.html   (353 words)

 ipedia.com: Tsuen Wan Article
Tsuen Wan is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.
Tsuen Wan district is part of Tsuen Wan New Town.
Tsuen Wan is the terminus of the line.
www.ipedia.com /tsuen_wan.html   (199 words)

 Tsuen Wan West (KCR) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tsuen Wan West (荃灣西站) is a KCR station located in Tsuen Wan, the New Territories, Hong Kong.
Nevertheless, the waterfront promenade built along with the station's construction connected the two ends of Tsuen Wan, significantly improved the scenery of the area, and provided an excellent leisure place for many southern and western residents.
The reason for this is partially because the station is on newly reclaimed land, meaning that it is not centrally located.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tsuen_Wan_West_Station   (334 words)

 List of Hong Kong MTR stations - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tsuen Wan Station is not a transfer station to the Tsuen Wan West Station of
Yau Ma Tei Station is presented as an interchange graphically, while public announcements in trains have never recommended passengers to change trains there.
Mong Kok Station is not a transfer station to the Mong Kok Station of the
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Hong_Kong_MTR_stations   (233 words)

 Tsuen Wan Station (MTR) - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Tsuen Wan Station (MTR)
Tsuen Wan Station is the northern terminus of the MTR
It is located at the north-central part of Tsuen Wan town, and its next station is Tai Wo Hau.
The station is opened with the line's opening on May 10, 1982.
www.encyclopedia-glossary.com /en/Tsuen-Wan-Station-MTR.html   (293 words)

 Proposed Tsuen Wan West Shopping Center
Tsuen Wan West Station is chosen as the site for developing large shopping centre based on the result of the Expenditure Model and other analysis.
The role of KCRC transportation in Tsuen Wan is quite different from that in other stations along the West Rail such as Siu Hong.
Therefore buses and minibuses, which run around the nearby residential development and connect other areas with Tsuen Wan, should be maintained.
hkusury2.hku.hk /student/2000/year3/group7/case_studies/pcs_tww.htm   (709 words)

 Tsuen Wan
The town is around the present-day Tsuen Wan Station of the MTR.
Tsuen Wan (Chinese: 荃灣) is a bay in the New Territories, Hong Kong, opposite to Tsing Yi Island across Rambler Channel.
A market town of the Tsuen Wan emerged for the surrounding villages and fleets of fishing boats in the area.
www.cooldictionary.com /words/Tsuen-Wan.wikipedia   (289 words)

 Hong Kong: Side Trips : The New Territories : Tsuen Wan Frommers.com
From the MTR Tsuen Wan Station, it's a 15-minute walk on Tai Ho Road to Tsuen Wan West Station, a stop on the new KCR West Rail line (stop by the customer service counter at MTR Tsuen Wan Station to pick up the "Location Map," which shows the location of both stations).
Tsuen Wan was a small market town just 100 years ago, with a population of about 3,000 Hakkas and a thriving incense powder-producing industry.
At Tin Shui Wai Station, take exit E for the Ping Shan Heritage Trail, the start of which is easy to spot by its ancient pagoda (be sure to pick up the free Ping Shan Heritage Trail brochure at HKTB).
www.frommers.com /destinations/hongkong/0078034527.html   (769 words)

 KCRC Projects Update : September 2001 [Issue no.22] - "West Rail interchange station topped out"
Tsuen Wan West Station track slab and the south approach tunnel were completed.
The carbody shell of the first West Rail train was produced.
Installation of platform screen doors at Kam Sheung Road Station and Tin Shui Wai Station is underway.
www.kcrc.com /eng/corporate/news/old/01novPuWR/prou3.htm   (202 words)

 Kowloon Motor Bus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
: Lung Mun Oasis > Tsuen Wan MTR Station
: Tsuen Wan (Nina Tower) <> Laguna City
: Hin Keng <> Kowloon Tong MTR Station
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/KMB   (4069 words)

 Articles - MTR
Although land acquisitions were made for a station at Tsuen Wan West, the station was never built.
Depots are located at Kowloon Bay (for Kwun Tong Line), Tsuen Wan (for the Tsuen Wan Line), Heng Fa Chuen (for the Island Line), and Dream City (for the Tseung Kwan O Line).
The new AsiaWorld-Expo station is an extension of the Airport Express to serve the new international exhibition centre, known as the AsiaWorld-Expo at Hong Kong International Airport.
www.appza.com /articles/MTR   (4817 words)

 CEDD - About Us
The KCRC West Rail, with one station in Tsuen Wan West, which was put into operation recently, has added another convenient mass transit facility to connect the new town with the urban area.
Tsuen Wan New Town includes Tsuen Wan, Kwai Chung and Tsing Yi Island with a total development area of about 2 400 hectares.
Construction of part of the rationalized Route 8 (previously part of Route 9) between Tsing Yi and Cheung Sha Wan, and the remaining section of Route 5 between Shek Wai Kok and Chai Wan Kok are in progress.
www.cedd.gov.hk /eng/about/achievements/regional/regi_tsuenwan.htm   (173 words)

 } angsanaspa.com : day spas {
There is a regular catamaran service from Park Island serviced apartments to Central, to Tsuen Wan West Rail Station, and a regular shuttle bus service to Tsing Yi Airport Railway Station and to Kwai Fong MTR Station.
Angsana Spa Park Island on Ma Wan Island is the first Spa in Hong Kong to feature 8 outdoor pavilions, all overlooking the scenic Tsing Ma Bridge and Kap Shui Mun waterfront.
Park Island serviced apartment complex on Ma Wan island is designed to blend in with the surrounding sea, sky and lush greenery.
angsanaspa.com /dayspas/parkisland   (128 words)

 Terry Farrell Tsuen Wan West Station
In 1997, Terry Farrell and Partners were selected as architects for all stations between the Chinese border and West Kowloon including stations at Lok Ma Chau, Kam Tin, Tsuen Wan, Mei Foo, Yen Chow Street and West Kowloon.
Each station was set in an entirely different context, and TFP were able to generate unique masterplan and architectural concepts for each of the sites.
West Rail would also establish the all-important second border crossing between China and Hong Kong.
www.terryfarrell.co.uk /projects/moving/mov_tsuenStn.html   (192 words)

 Fujita Research Report - West Rail
Station layouts will ensure that a large number of passengers will be able to enter the system, find their way to the right platform and train, and exit the system conveniently, quickly and efficiently.
West Rail will be equipped with an advanced train operation and signalling system to ensure safety and reliability for the large number of passengers and high train frequency levels required.
The final report of the EIA on West Rail was endorsed by the Advisory Council on the Environment in March 1998.
www.fujitaresearch.com /reports/westrail.html   (1955 words)

 Leisure and Cultural Services Department - Antiquities and Monuments Office
Tsuen Wan West Station - Yiu On Tsing Yi Ferry Pier - Kwong Yuen
In the 19th century, the island was a major station for travellers and goods plying between Guangdong and Kowloon.
The village became a trading station for merchants and travellers, which prospered until the late 19th century.
sc.lcsd.gov.hk /gb/lcsd.hk/CE/Museum/Monument/en/monuments_39.php   (306 words)

 OrdinaryGweilo.com: Lost again
Also is there any benefit in taking the West rail to Tsuen Mun and a minibus back or is that a much longer way to go.
A single straight road from Tsuen Wan industrial estate cuts through container terminals of Kwai Chung (Fo Kwai Ma Thao in Cantonese) and winds up in Riviera Gardens.
It was also useful when London stations were closed because of bomb threats and it became essential to find an alternative route.
www.ordinarygweilo.com /2004/04/lost_again.html   (1558 words)

 Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd.
The estate is next to the Tsuen Wan West station on the West Rail, and the Tsuen Wan MTR station, and is located conveniently near a number of shopping malls.
Chelsea Court is in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong West.
Its two towers will rise 45 and 54 floors offering 1,624 units ranging from about 500 square feet to 1,400 square feet, with one, two or three bedrooms. /en/scripts/news/news_press_detail.php?press_id=3210   (392 words)

 Transport Exhibition Ctr of HK - KCR West Rail (Tsuen Wan West)
Transport Exhibition Ctr of HK - KCR West Rail (Tsuen Wan West)
www.gakei.com /rwr/tww.htm   (12 words)

 EPD - Achievements in environmental pollution control on construction activities
The project involved the construction of the Tai Lam Tunnel connecting the Tsuen Wan West Station and Pat Heung Depot.
A number of village settlements namely, Ho Pui, Tai Kek Tsuen and Cheung Po, were located approximately 300 to 400 m away from the portal of the tunnel.
Northern portal of West Rail Tai Lam Tunnel
sc.info.gov.hk /gb/www.epd.gov.hk/epd/textonly/english/news_events/current_issue/n_tw_c3.html   (322 words)

 Draft Tsuen Wan West Outline Zoning Plan approved
To provide a range of "Government, Institution or Community" ("G/IC") facilities to serve the community in Tsuen Wan West, about 10.5 hectares of land are zoned "G/IC".
The approved Tsuen Wan West OZP No. S/TWW/14 is now available for public inspection during normal office hours at:
"The approved OZP provides a statutory land use planning framework to guide development and redevelopment in the Tsuen Wan West area," a spokesman of the Town Planning Board said today (July 18).
www.info.gov.hk /gia/general/200307/18/0718158.htm   (543 words)

 List of Hong Kong MTR stations - Hong Kong Travel - Travel to China
Tsuen Wan West (KCRC)Tsuen Wan West station for KCRC West Rail (KCRC)
East Tsim Sha Tsui (KCRC)East Tsim Sha Tsui station for KCRC East Rail (KCRC)
Hong Kong Station (MTR)Hong Kong station for Tung Chung (MTR)
www.famouschinese.com /virtual/List_of_Hong_Kong_MTR_stations   (232 words)

 Draft Tsuen Wan West Outline Zoning Plan amended
Copies of the draft Tsuen Wan West OZP No. S/TWW/13 are available for sale at the Map Publications Centres in North Point and Yau Ma Tei.
The Town Planning Board today (December 13) announced amendments to the draft Tsuen Wan West Outline Zoning Plan (OZP).
Draft Tsuen Wan West Outline Zoning Plan amended
www.info.gov.hk /gia/general/200212/13/1213154.htm   (157 words)

 Travel Resources for Hong Kong from office1000.com
The Empire Hotel Kowloon is in the district of Tsim Sha Tsui, two blocks from the MRT station, and approximately 22 miles from Hong Kong International Airport.
MTR Jordan Station is easily accessible, Airport Express Station, China Hong Kong City Pier and Kowloon Railway Station are in close proximity too.
The Shangri-La Hotel Shenzhen is a five-minute walk from the citys railway station, the Lo Wu border crossing into the neighboring Hong Kong SAR, and a 40-minute drive from the airport.
travel.office1000.com /HongKong.html   (6123 words)

 CPC - City Planning Consultants 都市規劃顧問
A Property Development Study requiring the submission of a Planning Application for a comprehensive development associated with the Tsuen Wan West Station, comprising 6,000 residential units, 43,000 sq.m shopping arcade, 1,300 public parking spaces (including 320 for park and ride purpose), and other educational and community facilities.
Property Development for West Rail Tsuen Wan West Station
www.cityplan.com.hk /website?nc=3213&id=320   (56 words)

 October 2003 Bus News
change the terminus from Tsuen Wan Ferry Pier to Tsuen Wan West Station and change from Admiralty MTR Station (West) to Admiralty MTR Station (East)
change the terminus from Tsuen Wan Ferry Pier to Tsuen Wan West Station and change the last bus time lately
provide Mondays to Sundays whole day service, change the terminus from Central Ferry Pier to Admiralty MTR Station (West), not via Central Ferry Pier, after 9:00 am every Mondays to Saturdays and whole day of Sundays and Public Holidays via Maywood Court, Lynwood Court and Kingswood Court
www.sumtakbus.net /english/news-oct-03.htm   (469 words)

 Kowloon Urban Route
Shing Mun Tunnel Bus Interchange to Tsuen Wan Ferry
After Shing Mun Tunnel Bus Interchange to Tsuen Wan Ferry
Special Departures: Po Tai Street to Tsuen Wan Ferry
www.i-busnet.com /english/busroute/kmb/kmbrt-43x.html   (83 words)

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