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  • The police boat alongside a sailboat : top view

    Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph depicting a Malayan police boat, alongside a sailboat. A man wearing a beret is sitting casually inside the boat. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Title devised by Library staff.
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  • To cool off, between times : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph depicting two elephants, being ridden by Indian handlers, moving towards the sea to cool off after a hard day's work of logging. There is a boat on the left side. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff...
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  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [17]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing Punggol Point on Punggol Road with eateries nearby. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised...
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  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [20]

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing the seafront of Punggol Point on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised...
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  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [19]

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing the seafront of Punggol Point on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised...
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  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [8]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing the Punggol Point jetty on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised by...
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  • Seaman from Bugis ship mending sails : full-length portrait

    Sports and Recreation · Economy · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Bugis seaman mending the sails for a ship. He is wearing a songkok. 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 staff.
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  • Sea gypsies on the Burma South Siam Coast, 1950s : general vew

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    A [1950s] photograph depicting a Burmese sea gypsy (also known as Salon or Saloun) standing by a few small boats. Behind her, there are several attap houses on stilts, with an abundance of coconut trees, adding on to the scenery. Title transcribed from album. Part of a compiled album, with...
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  • Singapore River, 1992 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph, showing the Singapore River near Empress Place, on Chinese New Year. Empress Place was named in 1907 by the Municipal Council in honour of Queen Victoria. An octopus mascot is seen here on the boat. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [15]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing Punggol Point on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Singapore River, 1992 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph, showing the Singapore River near Empress Place, on Chinese New Year. Empress Place was named in 1907 by the Municipal Council in honour of Queen Victoria. An octopus mascot is seen here on the boat. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [12]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing Punggol Point on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [13]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing Punggol Point on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Oval view of a seaside kampong, 1863 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is an 1863 photograph of a seaside village on stilts, with sampans (small wooden boats) located nearby. The image was digitized from a Sachtler & Co. album entitled "Views and types of Singapore, 1863". Title information from donor.
  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [16]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing the Punggol Point jetty on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • Victuals for the voyage : top view

    Sports and Recreation · Economy · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph showing two Malayan workers in the midst of loading a woven basket, filled with goods, from the boat to the back of the lorry as another worker looks on. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS...
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  • CSS Alabama docked at New Harbour, 1863 : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1863 photograph shows the ship, CSS Alabama, a Confederate cruiser docked at the New Harbour on 22 Decemebr 1863, for coaling. New Harbour was renamed Keppel Harbour in 1900. The image was digitized from a Sachtler & Co. album entitled "Views and types of Singapore, 1863". Title information from...
  • Chinese Tongkang : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Tyers, R. K. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of a Chinese tongkang, a familiar sight at that time as they were widely used for transport purposes along the rivers in Singapore and also along the coast of the mainland and the other nearby islands. In the far right is the SS Hong Kheng,...
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  • Punggol Beach : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph probably shows Punggol Jetty leading out to the sea. There appears to be small boats on the sea, as well as on Punggol Beach. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Punggol Point, 1992 : general view [14]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing the Punggol Point jetty on Punggol Road. Punggol Point is not found in the present day street directory. In the 1930s, the humble seaside eateries at Punggol Point gained fame for serving sumptuous seafood, especially chilli-crabs and the unbeatable tung-hoon crabs. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • "Pangkor" proceeding upriver to Kuching by kind permission Mr Larry : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph showing "Pangkor" sailing across a river in Kuching, Sarawak. On the right side, there is a sampan (small boat). This photograph was taken from a forest near the river. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS...
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  • Sailing up river, Renong : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Tyers, R. K. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph depicting a traditional Burmese sailboat with four Burmese men in it. The sailboat is sailing along a riverside in Renong, Burma. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Title transcribed from album.
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  • Scenery at the Harbour. Spore., 1891 : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a G.R. Lambert & Co. 1891 photograph showing a view of the Singapore harbour area, with sampans (small boats) docked at a jetty. The Johnston Pier (completed in 1856) is on the left. Inscribed with "Scenery at the Harbour.Spore." Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Punggol Beach : general view [1]

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1986 photograph probably shows Punggol beach next to the sea. There are small boats on the sea, as well as poles sticking out of the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available