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  • Construction gondola at a HDB block : close-up

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a construction gondola used for painting and doing maintenance works on a block of flats. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bras Basah Road, 1972 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows Bras Basah Road, which was originally named College Road after Singapore Institution (now known as Raffles Institution) which used to be located in the area. Some shophouses can be seen on the right and a high-rise building in the background.Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Financial centre : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is an aerial view of the central business district and financial centre with its towering buildings located between the Singapore River and Marina Bay. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Financial centre : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This slide shows a panoramic view of the financial centre focusing on some of the tall buildings that house banks and financial institutions. The building in the centre is the former Treasury Building. It later became Temasek Tower before becoming known as 8 Shenton Way. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Suntec City Tower Four building : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Bonny
    This photograph shows a close up view of Tower 4 of the Suntec City Office Towers, with its distinctive external walls covered with square tiles and neat rows of windows. The Tower is 45-storey high and overlooks the Marina area. Another of the Office Tower behind Tower 4 is also...
  • Spring Street, from Banda Street, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Spring Street, from Banda Street, on what looks like a busy day. Hawker stalls line both sides of the streets, manned by hawkers. People can also be seen walking along the street and an older woman dressed in a samfu is also strolling about. The street...
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  • North Bridge Road, from Rochor Road corner, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows North Bridge Road (south - westwards from Rochor Road corner). It shows a view of a street with shophouses and high-rise buildings. A pedestrian bridge can be seen in the background. North Bridge Road is so-named as it runs north of Elgin Bridge. Title devised by...
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  • North Bridge Road, from opposite Clyde Street, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts North Bridge Road (south - westwards from opposite Clyde Street). It shows a view of a street with shophouses on the left, and high-rise buildings in the distance. North Bridge Road is so-named as it runs north of Elgin Bridge. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Moulmein Rise : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts the end of the road at Moulmein Rise, with a view of several kampong houses. A circular high-rise building can be seen in the left background. Moulmein Rise is named after Moulmein, Burma. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Moulmein Rise : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1985 photograph depicts the end of the road at Moulmein Rise, with a view of several kampong houses. A circular high-rise building can be seen in the left background. Moulmein Rise is named after Moulmein, Burma. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • North Canal Road, towards Raffles Place : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows North Canal Road (at Circular Road corner, towards Raffles Place). It shows a view of a street with a row of shophouses on the left. In the background can be seen the commercial buildings of Raffles Place. North Canal Road is named after the Singapore Canal...
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  • Tanjong Katong Road, opposite Bournemouth Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows Tanjong Katong Road (from opposite Bournemouth Road, southwards). High-rise buildings can be seen in the background. Tanjong Katong is Malay for turtle point. Katong is the name of a species of sea turtles now extinct. The name can also mean the rippling effect of a mirage...
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  • North Canal Road, towards Raffles Place : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows North Canal Road (from Lorong Telok towards Raffles Place). It shows a view of a street with a shophouse building at the corner of two roads, with more shophouses further down the road. In the background can be seen the commercial buildings of Raffles Place. North...
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  • North Canal Road, towards Raffles Place : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows North Canal Road (towards Raffles Place). It shows a view of a street with rows of shophouses on the left. In the background can be seen the commercial buildings of Raffles Place. North Canal Road is named after the Singapore Canal which was built in the...
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  • Tanjong Katong Road, 1993 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows Tanjong Katong Road (from overhead pedestrian bridge at Branksome Road, southwards). Tanjong Katong is Malay for turtle point. Katong is the name of a species of sea turtles now extinct. The name can also mean the rippling effect of a mirage across the shoreline. Title devised...
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  • Tanjong Katong Road, towards Wilkinson Road, 1993 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows Tanjong Katong Road (towards Wilkinson Road and Mountbatten Road). It shows a view of rows of shophouses on both sides. Two high-rise blocks can be seen in the left foreground. Tanjong Katong is Malay for turtle point. Title devised by library staff.
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