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  • Orchard Circus in the 1960s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows Orchard Circus, a traffic island roundabout, which fronted the Government House (now the Istana Negara) where Clemenceau Avenue cuts through Orchard Road. The Orchard area is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along Orchard Road in the 1830s. Date...
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows a tree-lined Orchard Road. A road sign bearing the road name "Mount Elizabeth" can be seen on the left. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows Orchard Road, with shopping centres on the right. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows Orchard Road, with a partial view of a building on the left. A road sign bearing the road name "Mount Elizabeth", can be seen on the right. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road...
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows a tree-lined Orchard Road, with shopping centres along both sides of the road. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, 1983 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph depicts Orchard Road, with its five-lane one way traffic. Amber Mansions can be seen on the left, with other low-rise commercial buildings on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows the traffic at Orchard Road. There is a traffic island in the middle of the photograph, with street lights and a walkway. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised...
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows Orchard Road, with a partial view of a building on the left. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, 1987 : general view [9]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1987 photograph shows Orchard Road, with its high-rise buildings. A traffic junction and a pedestrian crossing can be seen on the right. Orchard Road is named after William Scott's orchard. There were orchards, nutmeg plantations and pepper farms along the road in the 1830s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road buildings, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts buildings (opposite Amber Mansions) on Orchard Road. The buildings were pulled down in 1984 to make way for the construction of the Dhoby Ghaut Mass Rapid Transit station. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, nos. 20 to 40, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts a row of commercial buildings on Orchard Road. The buildings include MacDonald House at no. 40 Orchard Road (on the extreme left) and the Malayan Motor building at no. 20 (on the extreme right). Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Orchard Road, between Cavenagh Road and Emerald Hill Road, shophouses : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts shophouses at Orchard Road (west side between Cavenagh Road and Emerald Hill Road). Orchard Road supposedly got its name from the orchards and plantations that existed in the area until the turn of the 20th century. It is now a major tourist and shopping belt. Title...
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