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Travelling by boat, 1975 : general view [1]



Shown in the picture are people in bumboats navigating through the choppy waters surrounding an island near Singapore. Others are seen disembarking upon reaching the island. Bumboats which are synonymous with the growth and development of Singapore, also served passengers who commuted between Singapore's offshore islands and the mainland. Photograph donated by Chow Seng Lim, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_162. Title devised by Library staff.

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This digital copy © National Library Board Singapore 2008. The original work © Chow Seng Lim.

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