This 1991 photograph shows Napier Road, from the junction of Pierce Road towards Holland Road. It shows a view of a tree-lined street, with a bus stop on the left. Pierce Road is not found in the present day street directory. Napier Road was named after William Napier, first Law Agent in Singapore, who co-founded Singapore's second newspaper the Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser in 1835. Title devised by Library staff.
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