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  • Canal along Stamford Road, 1982 : general view

    Streets and Places
    This 1982 photograph shows a view of the canal along Stamford Road, with Raffles Girls' School on the right. Stamford Road was named after Sir Stamford Raffles, founder of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Keng Lee Road, towards Newton Circus : general view

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Keng Lee Road, from Lincoln Road towards Newton Circus. Located in the Newton area, Keng Lee Road was named in 1928, after Ching Keng Lee, a rice merchant, ship owner and founder of Ching Keng Lee & Auctioneers, Valuers, Estate Agents. Title devised by...
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  • Keng Lee Road, towards Thomson Road: general view [2]

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Keng Lee Road, from Lincoln Road towards Thomson Road. Located in the Newton area, Keng Lee Road was named in 1928, after Ching Keng Lee, a rice merchant, ship owner and founder of Ching Keng Lee & Auctioneers, Valuers, Estate Agents. Title devised by...
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  • View of Bukit Timah Canal from Leng Kee Road

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a 1982 photograph of the Bukit Timah Canal, near Keng Lee Road. Trees can be seen on the right side of the canal. A houses surrounded by trees can be seen on the right side of the photograph. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Roadside canal. 5, in the 1880s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R.
    This 1880s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows a roadside canal, with trees lining the road next to it. A man is seen taking shade under a tree, on the gentle slope on the left bank of the canal. Title from inscription, on front of photograph and devised by...
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  • Kampong Java and Thomson Road, with a side view of Bukit Timah Canal

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph which shows the section of Kampong Java and Thomson Road towards Newton Circus, with Bukit Timah Canal on the left side of the photograph. Several buildings can be seen to the right. There are two motor vehicles travelling on the road. Title devised by Library...
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  • Lorong Terigu : general view [9]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This 1992 photograph depicts a canal near Lorong Terigu. On both sides of the canal are grass banks and wilderness. A gravel path can be seen to the right of the photograph. Lorong Terigu is near to Holland Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Canal, Yokohama. B.39, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation
    This 1890s photograph shows a view of a canal, in Yokohama, Japan. There is a bridge, linking the two banks. Boats can be seen on the canal. Smoke can be seen rising out from a chimney of a house on the left bank of the canal. Though not taken in...
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  • Lorong Terigu : general view [8]

    Streets and Places
    This 1992 photograph depicts a canal near Lorong Terigu. On both sides of the canal are grass banks and wilderness. Lorong Terigu is near to Holland Road. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bukit Timah Canal, from Keng Lee Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1982 photograph shows Bukit Timah Canal, from Keng Lee Road and Cambridge Road corner (towards Thomson Road). Motor vehicles are seen travelling across the road over the canal. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bukit Timah Canal, from Kampong Java Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This is a 1982 photograph with a view of Bukit Timah Canal from a bridge at Kampong Java Road and Thomson Road corner (towards Newton Circus). There are trees on both sides of the canal and a van can be seen travelling on the road. Aerial poles can also be...
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  • Keng Lee Road, towards Thomson Road : general view [1]

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting Keng Lee Road, from Lincoln Road towards Thomson Road. Located in the Newton area, Keng Lee Road was named in 1928, after Ching Keng Lee, a rice merchant, ship owner and founder of Ching Keng Lee & Auctioneers, Valuers, Estate Agents. Title devised by...
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  • Bukit Timah Canal, from Kampong Java Road : general view [2]

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph with a view of Bukit Timah Canal from a bridge at Kampong Java Road and Thomson Road corner (towards Newton Circus). There are trees on both sides of the canal and a van can be seen travelling on the road. Aerial poles can also be...
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  • Nee Soon Avenue 7 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This 1988 photograph shows Nee Soon Avenue 7, now renamed as Yishun Avenue 7. On the left is a canal flowing from the north, from near Thomson Road. Nee Soon Avenue was named after Lim Nee Soon, "pineapple king" and rubber planter. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Old Lim Chu Kang Road, canal : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This is a 1991 photograph showing a canal at Old Lim Chu Kang Road, between track 12 and 13. This remote area, lush with greenery, overlooks Selat Johor and was once a farming area, where the Lim clan of immigrants, also known as Kang Chus, cultivated the land for plantation....
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  • Nee Soon Avenue 7 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This 1988 photograph shows Nee Soon Avenue 7, now renamed as Yishun Avenue 7, with a view of a canal flowing from the north, from near Thomson Road. Nee Soon Avenue was named after Lim Nee Soon, "pineapple king" and rubber planter. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nee Soon Avenue 7 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This 1988 photograph shows Nee Soon Avenue 7, now renamed as Yishun Avenue 7, with a view of a canal flowing from the north, from near Thomson Road. Some houses can be seen on the slope beyond the canal. Nee Soon Avenue was named after Lim Nee Soon, "pineapple king"...
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  • Changi Road, canal : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1987 photograph shows a canal, southwards from Changi Road, between Bedok Road and Simei Avenue (Jalan Soo Bee). A bridge spanning the canal can be seen in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nee Soon Avenue 2, canal : general view

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This 1988 photograph shows a canal at Nee Soon Avenue 2, with a view westwards from near Sembawang Road. Nee Soon Avenue was named after Lim Nee Soon, "pineapple king" and rubber planter, and is now known as Yishun Avenue 2. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nee Soon Avenue 7 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places
    This 1988 photograph shows Nee Soon Avenue 7, now renamed as Yishun Avenue 7, with a view of a canal flowing from the north, from near Thomson Road. Some houses can be seen to the left of the canal. Nee Soon Avenue was named after Lim Nee Soon, "pineapple king"...
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  • Nee Soon Avenue 7 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places
    This 1988 photograph shows Nee Soon Avenue 7, now renamed as Yishun Avenue 7. On the right is a canal flowing from the north, from near Thomson Road. Nee Soon Avenue was named after Lim Nee Soon, "pineapple king" and rubber planter. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Nee Soon Avenue 7 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This 1988 photograph shows Nee Soon Avenue 7, now renamed as Yishun Avenue 7. On the left is a canal flowing from the north, from near Thomson Road. Nee Soon Avenue was named after Lim Nee Soon, "pineapple king" and rubber planter. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Bukit Timah Road : aerial view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1985 photograph shows a canal along Bukit Timah Road (from overhead bridge opposite Leng Kway Baptist Church, view northwards). Bukit Timah is Malay for tin hill, which is a misnomer, since no tin has ever been found in the area. Timah could also be a mispronunciation of temak, the...
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  • Prince Philip Avenue flats, block 34 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Lee, Kip Lin
    This 1995 photograph shows shops at block 34 (opposite a post office), on Prince Philip Avenue. In front of the shops, one can see a canal with railings. Title devised by Library staff.
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