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  • Lorry loaded with crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill [1]

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a lorry loaded with crates. It is parked outside a work area. Title devised by Library...
  • Lorry loaded with crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill [2]

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a lorry loaded with crates. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lorry loaded with "Red Lion" crates in Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a factory lorry loaded with "Red Lion" crates in the sawmill factory. More crates on the...
  • Worker on lorry loaded with crates in Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    1950s - Factory lorry transporting crates
  • Five workers at back of lorry with crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows five workers at back of lorry with crates at the sawmill factory. Title devised by Library...
  • Lorry loaded with "Fruit Ades" crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows a factory lorry loaded with "Fruit Ades" crates in the sawmill factory. Title devised by Library...
  • Four workers and lorry at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Transportation · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows four workers and a lorry at the factory. One of them is on top of the...
  • Workers and lorry with crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows five workers with a lorry used for transporting crates. One worker is standing on the lorry...
  • Workers unloading crates at Hiap Chuan Joo sawmill

    Economy · Ng, Siew Hock
    Hiap Chuan Joo was one of the largest sawmill factories in Singapore. Located at Balestier it produced wooden crates used for beverages including Coca-Cola and Tiger Beer. Taken in the 1950s this photograph shows workers unloading crates. A worker on a lorry is tossing a crate to another on a...
  • NLB old photos 1960s - 1970s (Album 6) [34]

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph is part of NLB 1960s to 1970s photographs (Album 6) collection. The photograph shows a truck used by the National Library as a mobile library parked outside a building on the right. A few users are seen at the back of the truck. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 7) [32]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 7) collection. It shows two covered trucks belonging to the National Library. Both are parked side by side. Title devised by Library staff.
  • NLB old photos 1970s (Album 8) [59]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph is part of NLB 1970s photographs (Album 8) collection. It shows a truck used by the National Library Mobile Service. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Biscuit delivery truck : close-up

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a truck delivering biscuits at Whampoa Drive. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kampong Lorong Buangkok : general view [1]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a metal container cabin and a parked lorry in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. The pathway ahead leads to Ponggol River. Kampong Lorong Buangkok is the last kampong or village in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Workers from Alliance Radio Service with the company truck

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Foo, Chin Hwa
    This is a photograph of the employees of Alliance Radio Service and a child posing with the company truck. An employee is seated in the truck, peering out of the vehicle, while the others are standing beside the truck, near the bonnet. The company’s name 协联电器商 is painted on the...
  • Neil Road shophouses, 1966 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a street scene in front of a grocery shop at Neil Road. A covered truck carrying some elderly persons passes by old shophouses where laundry is hung on bamboo poles to dry. Donated by Chee Yoke Leung, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_069. Title devised...
  • Lorry tilts back on its rear, 1970s : general view

    Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a man climbing down from his lorry which is balancing on its rear wheels as it tilts backwards. A crowd of bystanders are watching him. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Fontana Garden : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows houses under construction at Fontana Garden. Several trucks can be seen at the building site. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Clarke Street building, from Tan Thye Place : side view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a building on Clarke Street, from Tan Thye Place. Several lorries can be seen parked in front of the building. Clarke Street and Tan Thye Place are expunged roads which can no longer be found in the present day street directory. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • Clarke Street building, from Tan Thye Place : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a building on Clarke Street, from Tan Thye Place. Several lorries can be seen parked in front of the building. Clarke Street and Tan Thye Place are expunged roads which can no longer be found in the present day street directory. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • Kim Seng Road warehouses : exterior

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows warehouses at Kim Seng Road, at Jiak Kim Street corner. Several trucks and cars can be seen parked in front of the warehouses. Kim Seng Road was built by and named after Tan Kim Seng (1805 - 1864), a highly respected property owner and philanthropist. Kim...
    Reproduction Available
  • Kim Seng Road warehouse : exterior [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows the exterior of a warehouse at Kim Seng Road, at Jiak Kim Street corner. A truck can be seen parked at the front of the warehouse. Kim Seng Road was built by and named after Tan Kim Seng (1805 - 1864), a highly respected property owner...
    Reproduction Available
  • Clarke Street building, from Tan Thye Place : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a building on Clarke Street, from Tan Thye Place. Several lorries can be seen parked in front of the building. Clarke Street and Tan Thye Place are expunged roads which can no longer be found in the present day street directory. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • Cavan Road, from Lavender Street, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph depicts Cavan Road, from Lavender Street. A row of commercial buildings, and several parked vehicles, line the road to the left. Cavan Road is named after an Allied general in World War I. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available