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  • Houses damaged by fire in Potong Pasir, 1978 [2]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows two houses which were damaged by a fire in Potong Pasir on 11 June 1978. The houses, with unit numbers 11Q and 11R, are among a few of the houses which were damaged that day. The fire was reported to have begun from unit number 11G (off...
  • Abandoned house in Potong Pasir, 1970-an

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows an abandoned wooden house in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. There is a hole in a section of the roof. A Chinese man can be seen working on the cables from a small window at the top of the house. A ladder can be seen on the...
  • Collapsed houses in Potong Pasir, 1970s [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a few collapsed houses by a roadside in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. These houses seem to have collapsed due to a fire which broke out in the area. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Houses damaged by fire in Potong Pasir, 1978 [1]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows two houses which were damaged by a fire in Potong Pasir on 11 June 1978. The houses, with unit numbers 11G and 11H, are among a few of the houses which were damaged that day. The fire was reported to have begun from unit number 11G. Title...
  • An abandoned house in Potong Pasir, 1970s

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This picture shows an abandoned house in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. Three young boys can be seen on the roof, possibly collecting sheets of zinc or planks of wood for recycling or reuse. A man standing in front of the building is observing the boys. Title devised by Library...
  • Collapsed houses in Potong Pasir, 1970s [2]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a few collapsed houses by a roadside in Potong Pasir in the 1970s. These houses seem to have collapsed due to a fire which broke out in the area. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Houses damaged by fire in Potong Pasir, 1978 [3]

    Streets and Places
    This picture shows a house, Unit 11, which was damaged by a fire in Potong Pasir on 11 June 1978. Two men can be seen inspecting the damage in the house. Title devised by Library staff.