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  • Chwee Kang Beo Temple, Chinese junk : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a miniature model of a Chinese junk in Chwee Kang Beo Temple (水江庙) or Temple by the River. It was built by a devotee who used to build and repair boats in the area. It took him more than two months to complete the model. Title...
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [1]

    Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows an external view of a Chinese junk mooring at sea, taken between 1974 and 1976. There are three men in the junk. The name of the junk is Fairwind and is fitted with seats for tourists. In the background are container ships. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [2]

    Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a group of mooring sea vessels, taken between 1974 and 1976. The Chinese junk at the foreground, Fairwind, is fitted with seats for tourists. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [3]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a close-up view of two men on a Chinese junk for tourists, taken between1974 and 1976, working on the sails of the ship. The Singapore shoreline can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [6]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the sails and mast of a Chinese junk at sea, taken between 1974 and 1976. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [5]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows an interior view of a Chinese junk at sea, taken between1974 and 1976. The sails are up and several tourists are enjoying the ride. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chinese junk for tourists, mid-1970s [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Economy
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the interior of a Chinese junk at sea, taken between1974 and 1976, with three men working on the ship and a few tourists. There are a few rows of seats fitted in the junk. Title devised by Library staff.
  • 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.
  • 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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