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Bottle and "Red Lion" crate manufactured by Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

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 1953 this photograph shows a "Red Lion" crate. Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill factory was the sole manufacturer of "Red Lion" crates. A "Red Lion" bottle is placed on the crate. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. Helen Ng Bee Loon, 1953


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