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  • Changi River : panoramic view [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts Changi River or Sungei Changi from the bridge at Telok Paku Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • 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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  • Kanisha Marican Road, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing Kanisha Marican Road with double-storey shophouses, towards Mohamed Sultan Road. No longer found in the present day street directory, Kanisha Marican Road was named after S. Kanisah Maricayar, an Indian landowner, and was located in the River Valley area. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Kallang River, at Jalan Taman : panoramic view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows Jalan Taman, with views of Kallang River and a vehicular bridge, from the foot path running between Jalan Taman and Mar Thoma Road. Blocks of high-rise buildings can be seen in the background. Jalan Taman means flower garden as the road is near Whampoa's famous gardens....
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  • Boat Quay in the 1900s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1900s photograph has the stamped numbers "535" and the letter "D" on the back. It shows bumboats docked beside the warehouses at Boat Quay. Today, Boat Quay has been revamped and is a popular place for food, recreation and entertainment. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Changi River : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts many small boats docking in Changi River from the bridge at Telok Paku Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kampong Bugis in 1890 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890 photograph shows a view of Kampong Bugis. The photograph has been incorrectly identified as "Kampong Glam, Singapore" (written in pencil). A similar view found in the NHB (National Heritage Board) website http://www.sgcool.sg describes this view as Kampong Bugis, a village that was established by the Bugis from Sulawesi....
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  • Changi River : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts many small boats docking in Changi River from the bridge at Telok Paku Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1900s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co., taken between 1900 to 1909, shows a view of the Cavenagh Bridge. There is a handwritten note, "Cavenagh Bridge from Marine Police Station" on the front of the photograph. Built in 1868, the Cavenagh Bridge was named after Sir Lieutenant General William Orfeur...
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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.
    Reproduction Available
  • Kallang River, at Jalan Taman : panoramic view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows Jalan Taman, with views of Kallang River and a vehicular bridge, from the foot path running between Jalan Taman and Mar Thoma Road. Several buildings can be seen in the background. Jalan Taman means flower garden as the road is near Whampoa's famous gardens. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Changi River : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Nature and Environment · Economy · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts many small boats docking in Changi River from the bridge at Telok Paku Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Lorong Halus Charcoal Ship Wharf, 1992 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the Charcoal Ship Wharf and view of the river at Lorong Halus. Several small ships are seen docked at the wharf. The road mentioned is in the Pasir Ris area. The Charcoal Ship Wharf is not found in the present day street directory. Title devised 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.
    Reproduction Available
  • Lorong Halus Charcoal Ship Wharf, 1992 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the Charcoal Ship Wharf and view of the river at Lorong Halus. Several small ships are seen docked at the wharf. The road mentioned is in the Pasir Ris area. The Charcoal Ship Wharf is not found in the present day street directory. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • 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...
    Reproduction Available
  • 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.
    Reproduction Available
  • Lorong Halus, river, 1992 : panoramic view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows the river at Lorong Halus. Several small ships are seen docked at the wharf. The road mentioned is in the Pasir Ris area. The Charcoal Ship Wharf is not found in the present day street directory. 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
  • Kallang River, at Mar Thoma Road : panoramic view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows Mar Thoma Road, with a view of Kallang River from the footpath. Several low-rise buildings can be seen on the river bank. Mar Thoma Road which is near St. Michael's estate, was named after St. Thomas' Syrian Church of Malabar. Title devised by Library staff.
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