Lorong 8 Geylang, from Geylang Road : general view [1]


This 1992 photograph depicts Lorong 8 Geylang, from Geylang Road. It shows a view of a street with roadside parking lots, and lined with low-rise buildings on both sides. Geylang is believed to be a corruption of the term "kilang", Malay for factory, from the coconut and lemongrass processing factories of the area. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.

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  • Architecture and Landscape>>Streets and Places
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Commercial Buildings
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Residential Buildings
  • Geylang (Singapore)--Photographs
  • Streets--Singapore--Geylang--Photographs
  • Shophouses--Singapore--Geylang--Photographs
  • Automobile parking--Singapore--Geylang--Photographs

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