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Bumboats along Boat Quay, circa 1966-1980 [1]

This photograph shows bumboats along the Singapore River. A row of shophouses lined along the riverbank, housing businesses such as (from left to right) "Hiap Hoe Guan & Co Pte Ltd", "Khoon Seng Co." and "Lam Chuan Co (Pte) Ltd". A bumboat loaded with goods is seen in the foreground and a building under construction is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.

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