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Clifford Pier, 1974 : general view



This is a 1974 photograph of boats docking at Clifford Pier. An embarkation and disembarkation pier, it was once a busy landing and departure point after its opening. During the pre-air travel era and after, it served passengers commuting between ships anchored out at sea and the Singapore mainland. For a time, bumboats ferried people to and from the various off-shore islands from this point. Photograph donated by Ho Seng Huat and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff.

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This digital copy © National Library Board Singapore 2008. The original work © Ho Seng Huat.

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