Sago Lane : general view [1]



Shown in this photograph is the entrance of the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple that faces Sago Lane. The road was used to house the 'death houses', where terminally ill or dying Chinese immigrants were accommodated. It was nicknamed the "Street of the Dead". Title devised by Library staff.

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All Rights Reserved. National Library Board Singapore 2007.

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