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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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  • 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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  • 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.
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  • 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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  • 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
  • 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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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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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  • Anderson Bridge : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph, showing the Anderson Bridge, at Empress Place. The bridge, named after John Anderson, Commander-in-Chief of the Straits Settlements in 1910, crosses the mouth of Singapore River and connects Empress Place with Collyer Quay. In the background are the tall buildings of the financial business district....
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  • Kallang River, at Jalan Taman : panoramic view [2]

    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....
    Reproduction Available
  • Changi River : panoramic view [1]

    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 the Singapore River, from Fort Canning Hill, 1886 : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1886 photograph shows an aerial view of the Singapore River from Fort Canning Hill. There is a handwritten note, "Singapore from Fort Canning" on the front of the photograph. In the middle, one can see Elgin Bridge on the river. Coleman Bridge (under construction), can be partially seen in...
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  • Boat Quay : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph taken in the 1950s shows a busy scene at Boat Quay. Many bumboats are seen docked at the jetty and there are also godowns that are located along the River. Shophouses can also be seen along the River. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS...
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  • Boat Quay in the 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of Boat Quay. There is an inscription, "Boat Quai.222" (now Boat Quay), on the front of the photograph. In the background, stands Fort Canning Hill and Elgin Bridge (built in 1862) near the foot of the hill. Title devised...
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  • Changi River : panoramic view [6]

    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
  • The Cavenagh Bridge : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Cavenagh Bridge that spans across the Singapore River. It links Raffles Place and the government quarter, making it an essential alternative to get to the Post Office. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS...
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  • Kallang River, at Jalan Taman : panoramic view [5]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows Jalan Taman, with a view of Kallang River from the foot path running between Jalan Taman and Mar Thoma Road. Several buildings can be seen on both sides of the river. Jalan Taman means flower garden as the road is near Whampoa's famous gardens. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Changi River : panoramic view [2]

    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
  • Boat Quay in the 1880s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1880s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a view of Boat Quay. There is an inscription, "Boat Quai" (now Boat Quay), on the front of the photograph. Boat Quay curves around the northern and southern banks of the Singapore River. The Government Offices building is visible on the...
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