Skip to Main Content

View of Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill [1]



Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a view of the factory from the owner's home. A few workers are seen at various parts of the factory. Tall coconut trees can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.

Credit Line

All rights reserved. Helen Ng Bee Loon

Subjects

Explore More Pictures