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  • Boat Quay, 1967 : general view [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows several bumboats moored at the banks of Boat Quay. The quay was the busiest part of the old Port of Singapore, handling three quarters of all shipping business during the 1860s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Boat Quay warehouses, 1967 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a row of warehouses on Boat Quay, with bumboats on the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Boat Quay warehouses, 1967 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a row of warehouses on Boat Quay. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Boat Quay warehouses, 1966 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1966 photograph shows a row of warehouses on Boat Quay, with bumboats on the foreground. Title devised by Library staff
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  • Boat Quay, 1967 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1967 photograph highlights two bumboats transporting supplies on the Singapore River. Seen in the background are rows of terraced shophouses and the old Hill Street Police Station building, which is now known as the Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts (MICA) building. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Boat Quay warehouses, 1967 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1967 photograph shows a row of warehouses on Boat Quay. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Singapore River : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph depicts a bumboat on Singapore River, with Clemenceau Bridge and a row of terraced shophouses as the backdrop. The Clemenceau Bridge crosses over the Singapore River. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Boat Quay, 1968 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph highlights bumboats on Singapore River. Seen in the background is the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, which are two separate buildings joined by a Clock Tower. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Boat Quay warehouses, 1966 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1966 photograph shows a row of warehouses by the riverside on Boat Quay. Bumboats can be seen parked on the river. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • View of Singapore River from Fort Canning. 234, 1880s : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Transportation · G.R. Lambert & Co. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1880s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of the Singapore River from Fort Canning Hill. In the middle of the photograph is Elgin Bridge on the river. Coleman Bridge can be partially seen in the foreground. On the north bank of the river (today's Empress Place),...
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  • Singapore River, from Havelock Road, 1982 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Havelock Road, with a view of the Singapore River, from the rear of the godowns. Havelock Road was named after General Sir Henry Havelock (1795 - 1857), a hero of the Indian Mutiny who fought in the Afghan and Sikh wars. Title devised by...
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  • Clemenceau Avenue footbridge : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Clemenceau Avenue, with the footbridge over the Singapore River. This is a view from Clemenceau Bridge. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Singapore River, from Havelock Road, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Havelock Road, with a view of the Singapore River, from the rear of the godowns. Havelock Road was named after General Sir Henry Havelock (1795 - 1857), a hero of the Indian Mutiny who fought in the Afghan and Sikh wars. Title devised by...
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  • Singapore River, 1890 : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken around 1890, shows a view of the Singapore River upstream from Read Bridge. The building on the right with circular arches stood on the corner of Fisher Street. Once the centre of trade, commercial and economic activities, the Singapore River is of great historical importance in the...
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  • Havelock Road godowns, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph showing the rear of the godowns at Havelock Road, facing the Singapore River. Havelock Road was named after General Sir Henry Havelock (1795 - 1857), a hero of the Indian Mutiny who fought in the Afghan and Sikh wars. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Cavenagh Bridge and Marine Police Headquarters : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Cavenagh Bridge and the Marine Police Headquarters in the background. This picture was taken from the Fullerton building which is across the Marine Police Headquarters and Empress Place (now Asian Civilisation Museum). Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY...
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  • Singapore River at Boat Quay, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the Singapore River at Boat Quay, from North Boat Quay at Canning Lane. Built in 1842, Boat Quay allows unloading of goods off boats, tongkangs and lighters along the Singapore River and delivering them to the merchants' godowns lining the quay. By late 1970s,...
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  • Havelock Road godowns, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1982 photograph showing the rear of the godowns at Havelock Road, facing the Singapore River. Havelock Road was named after General Sir Henry Havelock (1795 - 1857), a hero of the Indian Mutiny who fought in the Afghan and Sikh wars. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Singapore River, from Havelock Road, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Havelock Road, a view of the Singapore River, from the rear of the godowns. Havelock Road was named after General Sir Henry Havelock (1795 - 1857), a hero of the Indian Mutiny who fought in the Afghan and Sikh wars. Title devised by Library...
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  • Cavenagh Bridge plate : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a view of the plate that identifies the engineering company which constructed the Cavenagh Bridge, the year the bridge was built and the place where the steel structure was made. Cavenagh Bridge is named after Straits Settlements Governor Sir William Orfeur Cavenagh. The bridge is located...
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  • Anderson Bridge : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph, showing the Anderson Bridge, at Empress Place. The bridge, named after John Anderson, Commander-in-Chief of the Straits Settlements in 1910, crosses the mouth of Singapore River and connects Empress Place with Collyer Quay. In the background are the tall buildings of the financial business district....
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  • View of the Singapore River, from Fort Canning Hill, 1886 : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1886 photograph shows an aerial view of the Singapore River from Fort Canning Hill. There is a handwritten note, "Singapore from Fort Canning" on the front of the photograph. In the middle, one can see Elgin Bridge on the river. Coleman Bridge (under construction), can be partially seen in...
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  • Singapore River, 1960s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows bumboats and barges, docked beside godowns, warehouses, offices and jetties along the Singapore River. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Fun in the river : two children

    Geography and Travels · Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A 1950s photograph of a young boy and girl playing in a river, possibly the Singapore River, with several sampans around them. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
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