This 1991 photograph shows a house at the corner of Pierce Road, near Napier Road. Pierce Road is not found in the present day street directory. Napier Road was named after William Napier, Lieutenant-Governor of Labuan and the first Law Agent in Singapore, who co-founded Singapore's second newspaper the Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser in 1835. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.