Roof of Lau Pa Sat market, 1988 : top view [2]


This photograph shows the clock tower of Telok Ayer Market (also known as Lau Pa Sat or "Old Market") and its trademark octagonal roof. In the background are the financial and office buildings in Singapore's Central Business District. These buildings include the CPF Building, UIC Building, DBS Tower and Shenton House. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏. All rights reserved, Family of Kouo Shang-Wei and National Library Board Singapore 2007

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  • Architecture and Landscape>>Streets and Places
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Commercial Buildings
  • Covered markets--Singapore--Photographs
  • Historic buildings--Singapore--Photographs
  • Commercial Buildings--Singapore--Photographs
  • Arts>>Architecture>>Public and commercial buildings

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