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  • Sampans and houses on stilts along a river : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Arts · Percy Hill Collection
    Seen in this photograph is a peaceful kampong scene with some sampans moored near houses on stilts along a river. There are two other sampans in the water, one of which has a woman dressed in red standing in it. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Moored sampans : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    This photograph shows a cluster of sampans of various sizes moored closely together in the water. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Sampans : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    This is a photograph taken in the early 20th century, showing sampans moored at sea. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Shipbuilding on the bank of Kallang River : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    Pictured in this photograph taken in the early part of the 20th century is a view of a shipyard sited most probably at the basin of the Kallang River. In the foreground is the huge wooden hull of a boat under construction. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library...
  • Two sampans near kelongs : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Percy Hill Collection
    This is a picture of serenity showing two sampans, one with a rower, near some kelongs in calm waters. On the horizon beyond is the pink glow of the rising sun. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Sampans and houses on stilts along a river with a boat in the foreground : general view

    Transportation · Streets and Places · Percy Hill Collection
    This is a photograph of a village scene showing some sampans moored near houses on stilts along a river. In the foreground in the right hand corner is a sampan with a woman in pink bending over, her right hand holding on to a pole in the water. Title devised...
  • Junks and boats : general view

    Transportation · Percy Hill Collection
    Numerous junks are pictured moored at the end of a pier. Beside the pier there are two boats. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.