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  • Aerial view of hangar from roof of an airbase block in Changi

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the hangar at the British airbase in Changi from the roof of a camp block. A large field dotted with trees leads into the hangar where several planes are parked. The runaway and the sea are also visible. Title devised by Library staff....
  • View of large grass field from Bedok, 1952

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an aerial view of a large flat grassy field, with a long stretch of tarmac in the centre. The grass field is dotted with trees. Viewed from Bedok, the photograph offers an uninterrupted view of the clear skyline. It was probably taken in 1952. Title devised by...
  • Panoramic vew from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the Changi airbase from the roof of an camp block. The blocks of barracks occupy well-trimmed fields that are interspersed with trees. The vast expanse of the sea is also visible. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of Changi from the roof of camp block. It captures the sprawling open fields and greenery that provide an uninterrupted view of the skyline. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • View of Changi from billet

    Nature and Environment · Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the natural landscape and sea in Changi from the British airbase's billet. It captures the rolling fields as well as the other barracks that are tucked into the abundant vegetation of the air base. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Boats on Changi Creek at Changi Point, 1952

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a close-up view of tied boats on Changi Creek at Changi Point. A continuous strip of trees at the edge of the creek provides a rustic backdrop to the scene. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lorry on a narrow road

    Transportation · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a pickup truck turning into a narrow road carrying a full load of materials which include household items. The roadside trees on the left have thick leaves while on the right and opposite side of the road is an open green area which is bordered by tall...
  • Coconut tree in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of a coconut tree towering over houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. Projecting upright into the sky with a slight slant, the tree has several fronds and a clump of fruits at its top. There is another coconut tree trunk nearby that also dwarfs the...
  • Jungle surrounding Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a natural forest around Kampong Lorong Buangkok, which is covered fully by undergrowth, ferns and trees. The greenery almost eclipse the open skies. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sign in Kampong Lorong Buangkok : back

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    "Lorong Buang Kok 19"
  • Suspended swing in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a big rattan swing being suspended from a tree branch in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The swing is fixed within a green enclosure of big trees which also has other chairs to create a relaxing and secluded area. Title devised by library staff.
  • House in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [8]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of a single-storey zinc-roofed house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The windows are open revealing orange curtains. The upper wooden louvered walls are painted in blue while the lower mortar walls in red. The rundown state of the house is evidenced from the slanted rusty...
  • Path between houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a narrow dirt path in between two houses in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The houses are single storey with zinc roofs. One of them has wooden walls and windows which are both painted in white while the borders of the windows in green. The other house is partially...
  • House in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of a rather rundown zinc-roofed house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. It is nested among tall fruit trees including coconut palms. There is a motorcycle parked in front and garments hanging from a clothes line, denoting that the house is still occupied. The house is...
  • House in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [13]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of a zinc-roofed house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The house is single storey and has an exposed compound in the centre. A white wooden gate guards the entrance to the house. The top walls of the house are made of lightly-painted louvered wood. The...
  • Coconut trees in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Liesel Strauss
    This photographs shows a long view of two tall coconut trees that tower above nearby flower and fruit plants. This view of Kampong Lorong Buangkok is also scenic for the vast expanse of clear blue skies in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • House in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [10]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external side view of a zinc-roofed house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The house is single storey with mostly wooden louvered walls that are painted in bright orange and wooden windows that are painted in green. There is a spacious compound outside the house which is kept...
  • Drain

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a long stretch of paved drain outside a wooden zinc-roofed house. There is another house on the other side of the drain. In the background is a green cover of tall trees. Title devised by Library staff.
  • House in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [7]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows an external view of a single-storey house in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The house has two layers of zinc roofs. Under the lower roof, garments are hung from clothes lines that overlook a paved open compound which is also used to dry laundry. A pruned tree with a...
  • Taxi cab in Kampong Lorong Buangkok

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    This photograph shows a white taxi parked on the side of a dirt path in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. In front of the cab is a zinc-roofed house that is painted in red and blue. The tall trunks of coconut trees form part of the strong greenery in the village. Title...
  • Sign in Kampong Lorong Buangkok : front

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Liesel Strauss
    "Lorong Buang Kok 19"
  • Serangoon Central : panoramic view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a panoramic view of the Serangoon Central area, as seen from 413 Serangoon Central. The Upper Serangoon Viaduct can be seen in the picture. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a large umbrella-shaped tree in an open field in the premises of Seletar Airbase. In the background are low buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [4]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing greenery in the premises of Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.