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  • Wessex Estate, Colbar Cafe signage : close-up

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the white exterior wall and a sign for Colbar Cafe, with an advertisement for Mirinda drinks on the wall. The cafe's present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. Currently managed by Mr and Mrs Lim, the cafe was opened around 1948 by Mrs Lim's father....
  • Wessex Estate Colbar Cafe : exterior [6]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the blue painted exterior and signage of the Colbar Cafe, with a view of the surrounding external greenery. Its present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. The cafe was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wessex Estate Colbar Cafe : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the exterior and interior of Colbar Cafe, painted blue and cream. The walls are adorned with photographs of English football clubs and military regiments. Pictures of past Colbar football teams are found in the second inner dinning area. The cafe was opened around 1948. Title devised...
  • Wessex Estate, Colbar Cafe : side view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the white exterior walls and a sign for Colbar Cafe, with an advertisement for Mirinda drinks on the wall. The cafe's present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. Currently managed by Mr and Mrs Lim, the cafe was opened around 1948, by Mrs Lim's father....
  • Arab Street shops : general view

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a street view of Arab Street. In this Kampong Glam area, one finds a number of shops selling textiles, carpets and aromatic oils, imported from the Middle East. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street five-foot way : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a view of a five-foot way taken from the front of a textile shop at Arab Street. "Mahey Brothers Pte Ltd" is one of many shops selling textiles in the area. The shop's signage and metal rolling shutter door are seen in the photograph. Title devised...
  • Vaswani Brothers (S) Pte Ltd, Arab Street : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the business premises for Vaswani Brothers (S) Pte Ltd, a shop off Arab Street. This shop, in the Kampong Glam area, has old styled accordion grilles to secure the shopfront access. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street shopfront : general view

    Organisations · Economy · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the shopfront of a business, located at Arab Street. This shop, in the Kampong Glam area, has old styled accordion grilles to secure the shopfront access. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Flying Club premises : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing the building of Seletar Flying Club. The Club was located at the old Seletar Airbase. The area captured in the photograph is now being used as an aviation hub. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wessex Estate, Colbar Cafe : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the white exterior walls and signs for Colbar Café, located at 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. There is an advertisement for Mirinda drink on a side wall. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Flying Club premises : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing the building of Seletar Flying Club. The Club was located at the old Seletar Airbase. The area captured in the photograph is now being used as an aviation hub. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wessex Estate, Colbar Cafe : interior [1]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the interior of Colbar Café, painted blue and cream. The walls are adorned with photographs of English football clubs and military regiments. Pictures of past Colbar football teams are found in the second inner dining area. The café was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library...
  • Wessex Estate, Colbar Cafe : panoramic view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a panoramic view of the white painted Colbar Cafe, with a view of the surrounding greenery. The cafe's present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. The cafe was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wessex Estate Colbar Cafe : exterior [4]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the blue painted exterior and signage of the Colbar Cafe, with a glimpse of the interior and a view of the surrounding external greenery. Its present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. The cafe was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wessex Estate, Colbar Cafe : interior [2]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the interior of Colbar Café, painted blue and cream. The walls are adorned with old photographs of English football clubs and military regiments. Pictures of past Colbar football teams are found in the second inner dining area. The café was opened around 1948. Title devised by...
  • Wessex Estate, Colbar Café, entrance : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the blue painted entrance and the signs for Colbar Café, with a glimpse of the interior. It is located at 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. The café was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wessex Estate Colbar Cafe : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the blue painted exterior and red signage of Colbar Cafe. Its present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. The cafe was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Arab Street five-foot way : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a view of a five-foot way taken from the front of a textile shop, at no. 51 Arab Street. The "Silk Shop" is one of many shops selling textiles in the Arab Street area. Rolls of fabric, and a mannequin can be seen on the left...
  • Wessex Estate Colbar Cafe : exterior [5]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the blue painted exterior and signage of the Colbar Cafe, with a glimpse of the interior. Its present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. The cafe was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Wessex Estate Colbar Cafe : exterior [3]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the blue painted exterior and signage of the Colbar Cafe, with a glimpse of the interior and a view of the surrounding external greenery. Its present address is 9A Whitchurch Road, Wessex Estate. The cafe was opened around 1948. Title devised by Library staff.