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  • Fort Siloso cannons : side view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Heirwin M. Nasir
    This is a photograph of three cannons or 64-pounder guns at the historic Fort Siloso, located on the northwestern tip of Sentosa Island which used to be a fortress to protect the port of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Istana grounds, cannon : general view

    Streets and Places · Events · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows part of the Istana grounds on one of the Istana Open House day. A group of people are standing around a large cannon taking and posing for photographs. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Gun carriage in the 1870s : close-up

    Heritage and Culture · Politics and Government
    This photograph, taken between 1870 and 1879, shows a damaged gun carriage. Such artillery was a common sight at the forts (such as Fort Canning and Fort Siloso) that were built by the Colonial Government for the defence of early Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cannon, 1870s : close-up

    Politics and Government
    This 1870s photograph shows part of a cannon. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.