Kau Yan Church

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Tsung Tsin Mission of Hong Kong Kau Yan Church is a church in Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong. The building is located at Western Street, between Third and High Streets. The church was established by the Basel Mission and is now succeeded by the Tsung Tsin Mission of Hong Kong.

Kau Yan Tsung Tsin Church
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The church building's exterior, 2017
DistrictSai Ying Pun
Location97A High Street
CountryHong Kong
Kau Yan Church is located in Hong Kong
Kau Yan Church
Shown within Hong Kong
Geographic coordinates22°17′08″N 114°08′27″E / 22.285494°N 114.140864°E / 22.285494; 114.140864Coordinates: 22°17′08″N 114°08′27″E / 22.285494°N 114.140864°E / 22.285494; 114.140864
Architect(s)Palmer and Turner
StyleExternal: Neo-Gothic & Tudor
Internal: Romanesque & Neo-Classical
FounderRudolph Lechler of the Society of Basel Mission (巴色傳道會)
Date established1852; 170 years ago (1852)
Groundbreaking1 June 1931; 91 years ago (1931-06-01)
Completed24 December 1932; 89 years ago (1932-12-24)
Kau Yan Church
Traditional Chinese基督教香港崇真會救恩堂

The existing Gothic Revival church building was completed in 1932, but the church's history dates back to 1861, when Rev Theodore Hamberg established a Hakka congregation at the site.

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