This 1982 photograph shows Kampong Bahru Road, towards Neil Road, with shophouses on the right. Kampong Bahru means new village in Malay, and is so named because of the disappearance of the old Kampong Lama. Kampong Bahru Road is near Jalan Bukit Merah. Title devised by Library staff.
From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.