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  • Main guardroom at RAF Seletar

    Streets and Places · Kemp, Jack
    This photograph shows a double-storey, colonial-style building that houses the main guardroom at RAF Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase, road to East camp : general view

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a road in Seletar Airbase that leads to the East Camp. Road works are being conducted at the time. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a large umbrella-shaped tree in an open field in the premises of Seletar Airbase. In the background are low buildings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [4]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing greenery in the premises of Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing trees in front of low buildings. These are in the premises of Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase, lamp-post : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Arts · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing part of a lamp-post on which the number "4" is painted in red. In the background is an excavator parked among some construction work-in-progress next to a road. These are in the premises of Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Seletar Airbase greenery : general view [3]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing shade trees in front of low buildings. These are in the premises of Seletar Airbase. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Barber in an airbase barrack, Changi [2]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an Indian army barber named Spiv at the corridor of a camp block. He is seen with his bicycle. In the background are barracks in the opposite block. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • British serviceman's sleeping quarters, 1952

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows sleeping quarters of British servicemen in Singapore. There are a few cupboards and a charpoy bed in the foreground. A serviceman boots and shoes are placed underneath the bed. It was probably taken in 1952. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Barber in an airbase barrack, Changi [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an Indian airbase barber named Spiv at the corridor of a camp block, posing with his bicycle. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Aerial view of hangar from roof of an airbase block in Changi

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the hangar at the British airbase in Changi from the roof of a camp block. A large field dotted with trees leads into the hangar where several planes are parked. The runaway and the sea are also visible. Title devised by Library staff....
  • Panoramic vew from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the Changi airbase from the roof of an camp block. The blocks of barracks occupy well-trimmed fields that are interspersed with trees. The vast expanse of the sea is also visible. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of Changi from the roof of camp block. It captures the sprawling open fields and greenery that provide an uninterrupted view of the skyline. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • View of British airbase camp from billet, Changi

    Politics and Government · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a general view of the British airbase from a serviceman's billet. It shows a well-trimmed open field, low buildings and a partly hidden hangar where a plane is parked. Several grass-cutters clutching trimmed grasses can be seen walking across the field. In the background can be seen...
  • View of Changi from billet

    Nature and Environment · Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of the natural landscape and sea in Changi from the British airbase's billet. It captures the rolling fields as well as the other barracks that are tucked into the abundant vegetation of the air base. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Transmitters at RAF Changi

    Streets and Places · Communications · Punter, James M.
    The photograph shows two radio transmission towers, near Selarang Barracks at RAF Changi. A signboard for "RHQ 19th Signal Regiment" can be seen partially on the right of the picture. The photograph was probably taken in 1966 or 1967. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Water activities at RAF Changi : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Punter, James M.
    The photograph shows people partaking in leisure activities at the beach in RAF Changi. Several adults and children are seen in the waters or on the beach, while a man sits on the mat in the grass. Taken from the RAF Changi's Padang sports field, probably in 1966 or 1967,...
  • Seletar Air Base,1993 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows Seletar Air Base, at 140B Piccadilly (from Western Avenue). The British government decided to build an air field in Singapore in 1923, and selected the 600-acre site at Seletar. Today, the Singapore government has announced plans for Seletar Air Base to be developed into an aviation...
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  • Seletar Air Base, 1993 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1993 photograph shows Seletar Air Base, at 140B Piccadilly (from Western Avenue). The British government decided to build an air field in Singapore in 1923, and selected the 600-acre site at Seletar. Today, the Singapore government has announced plans for Seletar Air Base to be developed into an aviation...
    Reproduction Available