Skip to Main Content

Search Results

Showing 1 - 5 of 5

  • Close-up view of a wrecked Anson aircraft, 1953 [1]

    Events · Transportation
    This photograph shows the front view of a grounded and smashed aircraft. An Asian armed uniform guard is standing in front of the plane and a British serviceman is taking pictures of the wreck. It is most probably the Avro Anson aircraft that crashed in a Kuala Lumpur cemetery near...
  • Close-up view of a wrecked Anson aircraft, 1953 [2]

    Events · Transportation
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the wheels and part of the wings of a grounded and smashed aircraft. It is most probably the Avro Anson aircraft that crashed in a Kuala Lumpur cemetery near the RAF airfield in 1953, killing its civilian pilot and co-pilot. RAF officers were...
  • Cane baskets on fire under a bumboat, 1960s

    Events · Sports and Recreation · Barker, Dave
    This photograph shows a number of cane baskets on fire besides the rudder of a bumboat at the East Coast area. A man on the boat is probably trying to move the boat away from the fire. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Nicoll Highway collapse : general view

    Events · Streets and Places · Rudy Baharuddin
    This is a 2004 photograph of the Nicoll Highway collapse. It shows a view of a major fissure in the road surface, with wooden posts and corrugated sheets strewn in all directions. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Nicoll Highway collapse : close-up

    Streets and Places · Events · Rudy Baharuddin
    This is a 2004 close-up of the Nicoll Highway collapse. It shows the seriousness of the disaster which killed some workers. Title devised by Library staff.