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Sit Wah Road two-storey shophouse : general view [2]


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This 1969 photograph shows a late-style (1900-1940) shophouse at Sit Wah Road featuring, on the second storey, full-length French windows topped with architraves, pilasters with Corinthian capitals, and a dentilled cornice. The first storey of the house has two bat-shaped vents and a set of swinging doors (pintu pagar). Located in Tiong Bahru, Sit Wah Road is named after building contractor Sit Wah. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All Rights Reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board Singapore 2009.

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