The residence of the British Consulate is a two-story western house built by a British in 1891. On the exterior wall, the "VR 1891" brick-carved pattern and vase-shaped rails were exquisitely created. The kind of foreign houses built in the 19th century during the colonial period by the British in the trading area of East Asia and South Pacific is generally called "Colonial-type architecture." The south gate is the gateway to the outdoors and was built with Guanyi Rocks. Ahead of the western house, a lawn is one of its distinctive features. With the main two-story body with the design of brick-built corridor is the popular "Bangalow" type structure that can be found in British colonies. It's a western house built in the style of the Victorian-period.
(April to October, only apply only to the outdoor area): Monday through Friday 17:00—20:00, Saturday and Sunday 18:00—20:00. Off days: The first Monday every month (Whenever it's a national holiday, the area is open, and the next day will be closed.), Chinese New Year's Eve, Chinese New Year's Day, the offwork days announced by the government due to natural disasters; other necessary off days will be announced separately.
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New Taipei Metropolitan Park (Erchong Floodway Riverside Park)
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Shuizun Bridge (Watercourse Bridge)
"Shuizun Bridge" is a special term. It means watercourse bridge. It was a watercourse to mining factory in the past. It is based on basic concept of physics, the water must flow downward.There are several Shuizun Bridges in Shuinandong, Jinguashi, and Jiufen area. These Shuizun Bridges were established during the Japanese Colonial Era. The most famous Shuizun Bridge is located in Shanjian Road Scenic Trail. This bridge was also called "Sky Watercourse" and was already abandoned.Beside the Shuizun Bridge, there are other two bridges. The lowest bridge here is the stone arch bridge that was built during the Japanese Colonial Era. This is a very special scenery on Shanjian Road Scenic Trail. Tourists can enjoy spectacular "three parallel bridges" scenery here.It is the most important landmark on Shanjian Road Scenic Trail.