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  • View of Tanjong Rhoo, Singapore

    Economy
    A black-and-white postcard showing fish traps (fish stakes) or kelong off Tanjong Rhu. The number of these traps dwindled when the building of the Kallang AIrport started in the 1930s. This card has a divided back. Date of creation estimated.
  • View of Tanjong Rhoo, Singapore

    Economy
    A black-and-white postcard of a sea view of Tanjong Rhu with a few kelong or fish traps or fish stakes in the background. A kelong is made up of poles that are planted in shallow water to designate a fishing area. In the early 1930s, such traps were removed from...