This 1992 photograph depicts houses at no. 16 and 14, Lorong 12 Geylang. This photograph is taken across the street. 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.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.