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  • Tanjong Pagar Road, at Wallich Street corner, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Tanjong Pagar Road, at Wallich Street corner towards Cook Street. There are shophouses along one side of the road. Tanjong Pagar means "cape of stakes" in Malay, and the road is probably named for the kelongs found in the sea near the area. The roads mentioned...
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  • South Bridge Road, at Erskine Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows South Bridge Road, at Erskine Road (from Sago Street corner). South Bridge Road is so-named as it runs south of Elgin Bridge. The roads mentioned are in the Chinatown area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Sturrock Road, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Sturrock Road, at Pigott Road junction. Sturrock Road is named after Director of Public Works George Sturrock. The roads mentioned are near Serangoon Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Loke Yew Street, towards Armenian Street, 1982 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Loke Yew Street, towards Armenian Street. A row of 4-storey Art Deco shophouses with plaster ornamentation, geometrically shaped decorative elements and ornately carved capitals can be seen on the right. Former Tao Nan School can be partially seen at the end of the street, in the...
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  • Balestier Road, from Serangoon Road : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph showing Balestier Road, from Serangoon Road (corner northwards). The road mentioned is near Serangoon Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • South Canal Road, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows South Canal Road, with Tan Chay Yan Building at Synagogue Street corner. South Canal Road is named after the Singapore Canal which used to be located in the area. The roads mentioned are near the Boat Quay area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Beach Road, from Seah Street : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1978 photograph showing Beach Road, as seen from Seah Street towards Bras Basah Road (Singapore Volunteer Corps Headquarters on the left). The roads mentioned are near the North Bridge Road area. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
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  • South Bridge Road, at Erskine Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts South Bridge Road, at Erskine Road (from Sago Street corner). South Bridge Road is so-named as it runs south of Elgin Bridge. The roads mentioned are in the Chinatown area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Blair Road, from Kampong Bahru Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Blair Road, from Kampong Bahru Road corner. It depicts a row of two storeys shophouses with wooden lourved windows and sloping roof. Blair Road is named after Captain John Blair, who succeeded Captain E.M. Smith as manager of the Tanjong Pagar Dock Company in 1881. Title...
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  • Balestier Road, at Kim Keat Road junction : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting shophouses along Balestier Road, at the junction of Kim Keat Road. Balestier Road was named after Joseph Balestier, the first American Consul in 1834. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Market Street, towards Boat Quay, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Market Street, towards Boat Quay from Chulia Street junction. Market Street is named for the Telok Ayer Market which is located in the area. The roads mentioned are near the Boat Quay area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Rochor Canal Road, 1978 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    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....
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  • Lorong Telok, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Lorong Telok, from Circular Road. Telok is the Malay word for "bay", and the road is probably named for the Singapore River. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Balestier Road : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Balestier Road, from the divider of Lavender Street. Balestier Road is named after American Consul Joseph Balestier. The roads mentioned are near Serangoon Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Balestier Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Balestier Road (Serangoon Road on left, Balestier Road on right). Balestier Road is named after American Consul Joseph Balestier. The roads mentioned are near the Little India area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Balestier Road, at Kim Keat Road junction : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting shophouses on Balestier Road, at the junction of Kim Keat Road. Balestier Road was named after Joseph Balestier, the first American Consul in 1834. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Balestier Road, at Kim Keat Road junction : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting shophouses along Balestier Road, at the junction of Kim Keat Road. Balestier Road was named after Joseph Balestier, the first American Consul in 1834. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Blair Road, from Kampong Bahru Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Blair Road, from Kampong Bahru Road corner. It depicts a row of two storeys shophouses with wooden lourved windows and sloping roof. Blair Road is named after Captain John Blair, who succeeded Captain E.M. Smith as manager of the Tanjong Pagar Dock Company in 1881. Title...
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  • Balestier Road, at Kim Keat Road junction : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting shophouses on Balestier Road, at the junction of Kim Keat Road. Balestier Road was named after Joseph Balestier, the first American Consul in 1834. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Blair Road, towards Kampong Bahru Road : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Blair Road (at road leading to Kampong Bahru Road and towards Spottiswoode Park Road). It depicts a row of two-storey shophouses with wooden French windows at the upper floor. Blair Road is named after Captain John Blair, who succeeded Captain E.M. Smith as manager of the...
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  • Lavender Street, 1982 : general view [11]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Lavender Street (southwest side, southeast-wards from Serangoon junction). Lavender Street was jocularly named to reflect the foul smell of fertiliser used for farming in the area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Arthur Road, from Meyer Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph showing Arthur Road (from Meyer Road towards Mountbatten Road). The roads mentioned are located in the Katong area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Sturrock Road, 1982 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Sturrock Road, at Pigott Road junction. Sturrock Road is named after Director of Public Works George Sturrock. The roads mentioned are near Serangoon Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Spottiswoode Park Road, from Neil Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Spottiswoode Park Road, from Neil Road. Spottiswoode Park Road is named after the merchant, Charles Spottiswoode (1812 - 1858) who lived in this area. Spottiswoode Park Road is in the Tanjong Pagar area. Title devised by Library staff.
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