Skip to Main Content

Rochor Canal Road, 1978 : general view [1]

Reproduction Available:

This 1978 photograph shows Rochor Canal Road (Bencoolen Street corner on the left & Jalan Besar on the right). Rochor Canal Road is said to be named after the Malay word rochoh, which means "to mark out with a pointed stick". The roads mentioned are near the Little India area. Title devised by Library staff.

Credit Line

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


Suggested Pictures

Suggested Pictures from National Archives of Singapore