This 1982 photograph shows Rochor Canal Road and Rochor Canal (from Sungei Road near Sim Lim Towers). Rochor Canal Road is said to be named after the Malay word rochoh, which means "to mark out with a pointed stick". The roads mentioned are near the Little India area. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.