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  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. Two vessels can be spotted near the horizon. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows the view of the sea and a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before land reclamation works begun along the East Coast of Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure : close-up

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1969 photograph shows a swimming enclosure, which was once a part of the Chinese Swimming Club at Amber Road. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1966 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. Some people are seen around the walking platform above the enclosure. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works. Near the horizon, it looks likely that a boundary is being constructed in the sea. Title...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. A small islet can be seen some distance away from the coastline. Title...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [8]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the shore at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works. A boundary is formed some distance away in the sea. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1967 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1967 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works. A small islet is seen some distance away from the coastline. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [9]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the shore at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works. A sea boundary with some sand deposited around it is seen in the background. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. A small islet is seen some distance away from the coastline. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1967 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1967 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. A sea boundary is noticeable in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available
  • Amber Road swimming enclosure, 1968 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a swimming enclosure along the coast at Amber Road. This enclosure was a part of the Chinese Swimming Club before it became disused as a result of land reclamation works along the coast. An islet is noticeable some distance away from the coastline. Title devised by...
    Reproduction Available
  • Katong swimming pool, 1950s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Geography and Travels · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows people at the old Katong swimming pool located in the east of Singapore. Some people are seen on the raised platform, while others are seen swimming in the pool. Opened in December 1931, the Katong Park Bathing Pagar was Singapore's first public sea swimming enclosure. The pagar...
  • Raffles City, 1986 : top view

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph, taken from Swissotel The Stamford (previously known as The Westin Stamford) at Raffles City shows two freeform outdoor swimming pools and six tennis courts. These hotel facilities are shared between sister hotels, Fairmont Singapore (previously known as The Westin Plaza or Raffles The Plaza) and Swissotel The Stamford....
  • Swimming pool at Raffles City, 1986 : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows a Caucasian man sitting in a lounge chair by the two freeform outdoor swimming pools at Raffles City. This hotel facility is shared between sister hotels Fairmont Singapore (which was previously known as The Westin Plaza or Raffles The Plaza) and Swissotel The Stamford (previously known as...
  • Tennis court at Raffles City, 1986 : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a photograph of the tennis courts at Raffles City, more specifically on the 8th floor of Fairmont Singapore (previously known as The Westin Plaza or Raffles The Plaza). A far exit leads to Swissotel The Stamford (previously known as The Westin Stamford) and to the far left is...
  • Chinese Swimming Club, 1974 : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This is a 1974 photograph of two children playing at the swimming pool at Chinese Swimming Club under the supervision of an adult. The club at Amber Road was founded in 1905 by a group of six Chinese swimming enthusiasts, who named their group "Tanjong Katong Swimming Party". It was...
  • Katong swimming pool, 1950s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This photograph shows people walking along a raised platform at the old Katong swimming pool located in the east of Singapore. Opened in December 1931, the Katong Park Bathing Pagar was Singapore's first public sea swimming enclosure. The pagar was demolished in the 1960s, due to land reclamation. Donated by...
  • River Valley Swimming Pool Canteen, 1970s : group photograph

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation
    This is a group photograph at the canteen, in River Valley Swimming Complex. The Complex was opened on 29 August 1959. It was closed to the public in April 2003. Photograph donated by Chu Chai Koon and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_632. Date of creation estimated. Title devised...
  • Former site of Monk's Hill Primary School and Newton Vocational Institution : general view [2]

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph showing the school grounds of the former Monk's Hill Primary School and Newton Vocational Institution at Monk's Hill Road. It shows a view of an open field, with a building on the left, and a basketball court at the far end. Both schools no longer...
    Reproduction Available
  • Former site of Monk's Hill Primary School and Newton Vocational Institution : general view [3]

    Streets and Places
    This is a 1982 photograph showing the school grounds of the former Monk's Hill Primary School and Newton Vocational Institution at Monk's Hill Road. It shows a view of an open field, with a building on the left. Both schools no longer exist today. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available