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  • Boatman at work, circa 1966-1980

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows four bumboats docked along the Singapore River. A boatman is seen repairing something on his bumboat. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore River, circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of bumboats moored on the Singapore River at the Boat Quay area. Shophouses are visible near the river bank. Read Bridge, which spans the Singapore River and links Clarke Quay and South Boat Quay is seen on the left. Housing Development Board flats are visible...
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part II : circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows workers at work along the bank of the Singapore River with some bumboats docked at the quay. Some workers are seen loading goods. Shophouses are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [17]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Four workers working on their bumboats on the river is seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [13]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Rows of shophouses and buildings under construction are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part II : circa 1966-1980 [10]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows wooden-framed stilt house by the river, probably near Boat Quay area. Shophouses and Victoria Theatre and Victoria Concert Hall clock tower is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [7]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of bumboats moored on the Singapore River at the Boat Quay area. The Chartered Bank is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore River, circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of bumboats moored on the Singapore River at the Boat Quay area. Shophouses are visible near the river bank. Read Bridge, which spans the Singapore River and links Clarke Quay and South Boat Quay and Housing Development Board flats are seen in the background. Title...
  • Singapore River, circa 1966-1980 [1]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a view of bumboats moored on the Singapore River at the Boat Quay area. Shophouses are visible near the river bank. Read Bridge, which spans the Singapore River and links Clarke Quay and South Boat Quay and Housing Development Board flats are seen in the background. Title...
  • A man sitting on a bench near Cavenagh Bridge, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places
    A man is seen sitting on a bench beside the Singapore River, near the Cavenagh Bridge. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part II : circa 1966-1980 [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Shophouses and buildings such as DBS Tower (also known as DBS Building), CPF Building are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [19]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Shophouses and Elgin Bridge are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part II : circa 1966-1980 [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Shophouses and Elgin Bridge are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [8]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of bumboats moored on the Singapore River at the Boat Quay area. Some buildings are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a row of shophouses along the bank of the Singapore River with some bumboats docked by the quay. Cars are seen parked along the front of the shophouses and children crowded around a street vendor. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [6]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of bumboats moored on the Singapore River at the Boat Quay area. Shophouses are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part II : circa 1966-1980 [7]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. In the background, shophouses lined along the riverbank. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [14]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Shophouses lined along the riverbank. Buildings under construction are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, circa 1966-1980

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows shophouses along the bank of the Singapore River and bumboats are docked at the quay. Read Bridge, which spans the Singapore River and links Clarke Quay and South Boat Quay and Housing Development Board flats are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [18]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a sampan with three men on board. One of them is rowing the sampan. Some sampans and bumboats are seen docked on Singapore River, probably near Boat Quay area. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [12]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. In the background, rows of shophouses lined along the riverbank. Some workers are seen unloading sacks from the lorry while others carry the sacks to the bumboats. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. In the background, rows of shophouses lined along the riverbank. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [15]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows some bumboats docked along the Singapore River by the quay. Shophouses lined along the riverbank. On the right is Four Seas Communications Bank. Buildings under construction are visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Boat Quay, Singapore. Part I : circa 1966-1980 [5]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a view of some bumboats docked at the quay. Buildings and Victoria Theatre and Victoria Concert Hall clock tower is visible in the background. Title devised by Library staff.