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  • Waterworks at foot of Government Hill. 37, 1880s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lambert, G. R.
    This 1880s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. has an inscription "Waterworks at foot of Govt Hill, S'pore. 37" on the front. A similar view found in the NHB (National Heritage Board) website http://www.sgcool.sg describes this view as two reservoirs built on Mount Emily in 1878. Located along Upper Wilkie...
  • The Water Works. 60, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lambert, G. R.
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co., shows the Impounding Reservoir built in 1857. It was enlarged and renamed Thomson Road Reservoir in 1907. In 1922, the reservoir was renamed MacRitchie Reservoir after James MacRitchie, who was Municipal Engineer of Singapore from 1883 to 1895. Title from inscription, on...
  • South Canal Road electrical substation, 1982 : general view [1]

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows an electrical substation at South Canal Road ("Singapore Municipal Commissioner's Elec. Sub-station"). South Canal Road is named after the Singapore Canal which used to be located in the area. The road mentioned is near the Boat Quay area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kallang Gas Works, 1960s : general view

    Economy · Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee
    This 1960s photograph shows Kallang Gas Works, amidst factories and warehouses. In 1862, Kallang Gas Works was built to supply the first piped gas in Singapore to enable street lighting. It was opened to the public for the first time on 26 March 1998, before it was demolished. Title devised...
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  • South Canal Road electrical substation, 1982 : general view [3]

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows an electrical substation at South Canal Road ("Singapore Municipal Commissioner's Station-station"). South Canal Road is named after the Singapore Canal which used to be located in the area. The road mentioned is near the Boat Quay area. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Waterworks at foot of Government Hill. 37, 1880s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lambert, G. R.
    This 1880s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. has an inscription "Waterworks at foot of Govt Hill, S'pore. 37" on the front. A similar view found in the NHB (National Heritage Board) website http://www.sgcool.sg describes this view as two reservoirs built on Mount Emily in 1878. Located along Upper Wilkie...
  • Kallang Road, towards Lavender Street, 1982 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Kallang Road, from opposite Mill Lane towards Lavender Street. It shows a street lined with shophouses on the left side. The gas holding tank of Kallang Gas Works can be seen in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kallang Road, towards Lavender Street, 1982 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Kallang Road, from opposite Mill Lane towards Lavender Street. It shows a street lined with shophouses on the left side. The gas holding tank of Kallang Gas Works can be seen in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kallang Road, towards Lavender Street, 1972 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1972 photograph shows Kallang Road, towards Lavender Street. Rows of shophouses line the right side of the street. The gas holding tank of Kallang Gas Works can be seen on the left. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kallang Road, with Lavender Street and Kallang Gasworks : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1978 photograph depicts Kallang Road, with a view of shophouses at Lavender Street on the left, and the gas holding tank of Kallang Gas Works on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • South Canal Road electrical substation, 1982 : general view [2]

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows an electrical substation at South Canal Road ("Singapore Municipal Commissioner's Station-station"). South Canal Road is named after the Singapore Canal which used to be located in the area. The road mentioned is near the Boat Quay area. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kallang Road, towards Kampong Bugis : general view

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Organisations
    This 1982 photograph shows Kallang Road, towards Kampong Bugis on the right. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kallang Gas Works : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Organisations · Politics and Government
    This 1982 photograph shows Kallang Gas Works, at Kallang Road. Kallang Gas Works was built in 1862 to supply piped gas for street lighting. Piped gas production operation was relocated to Senoko Gasworks in 1997. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • P.U.B. Water Department District Office : general view

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows the three-storey Public Utilities Board (P.U.B.) Water Department District Office, located at Boon Leat Terrace. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • P.U.B. Water Department District Office : exterior

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1984 photograph shows the exterior of the three-storey Public Utilities Board (P.U.B.) Water Department District Office, located at Boon Leat Terrace. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kallang Gas Works : general view [4]

    Economy · Organisations · Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Kallang Gas Works, at Kallang Road. Kallang Gas Works was built in 1862 to supply piped gas for street lighting. Piped gas production operation was relocated to Senoko Gasworks in 1997. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kallang Gas Works : general view [2]

    Economy · Organisations · Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows a view of Kallang Road and Kallang Gas Works, towards Kallang Bridge. Kallang Gas Works was built in 1862 to supply piped gas for street lighting. Piped gas production operation was relocated to Senoko Gasworks in 1997. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kallang Road, towards Lavender Street, 1982 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows Kallang Road, from opposite Mill Lane towards Lavender Street. It shows a street lined with shophouses on the left side. The gas holding tank of Kallang Gas Works can be seen in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kallang Road, towards Lavender Street, 1972 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1972 photograph shows Kallang Road, towards Lavender Street. Rows of shophouses line the left side of the street, and the gas holding tank of Kallang Gas Works can be seen in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kallang Gas Works : general view [3]

    Economy · Organisations · Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1982 photograph shows a general view of Kallang Gas Works, located along Kallang Road. Kallang Gas Works was built in 1862 to supply piped gas for street lighting. Piped gas production operation was relocated to Senoko Gasworks in 1997. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Chong Pang Village : general view [23]

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1985 photograph depicts a stretch of road within Chong Pang Village (originally called Westhill Village). The single-lane road is lined with houses on both sides. Electricity poles and wires feature prominently in the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nassim Road no. 46 and 46A : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1995 photograph shows areas around houses no. 46 and 46A, at Nassim Road (at the site of Sultan of Brunei's property). Nassim Road was named after the well-known Jewish family whose house was called Nassim Lodge. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Gunung Pulai Reservoir : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a reservoir, located at Gunung Pulai. The reservoir is the property of the Public and Utilities Board (PUB). Gunung Pulai, also known as Mount Pulai, is located about 19km from Johore Bahru. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Gunung Pulai Reservoir : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1983 photograph shows a reservoir, located at Gunung Pulai. The reservoir is the property of the Public and Utilities Board (P.U.B). Gunung Pulai, also known as Mount Pulai, is located about 19km from Johore Bahru. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available