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Punggol Road, 1982 : general view [3]

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This 1982 photograph depicts a tree-lined Punggol Road (southward), with guard rails on the right. Punggol, also spelt Ponggol, means "hurling sticks - a method of bringing down fruits off fruit trees - in Malay. This indicates that Ponggol was a renowned fruit-growing district. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.


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