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  • Thian Hock Keng Temple entrance : side view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1966 photograph shows the side view of the entrance of Thian Hock Keng Temple, 天福宫. Two pillars carved with dragons can be seen. The temple, located at 158 Telok Ayer Street, is Singapore’s oldest Chinese temple and is recognised as the most important temple of the local Hokkien community....
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  • Mohamedan & Chinese temples, S'pore 68, 1880s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R.
    This 1880s photograph shows a view of a mosque, a Chinese temple, and a shrine, along Telok Ayer Street. On the right is the Nagore Durgha Shrine that was built in 1830 by Tamil Muslims from South India. Close to this shrine is the Thian Hock Keng, a temple for...
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  • Chinese temple in 1919 : close-up [3]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Kim Keat 1919" on the back. This photograph shows carvings on a wall and an arched doorway in Siong Lin Temple, which was built in 1902. It is the oldest Buddhist temple in Singapore and is currently located in...
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  • Chinese temple in 1919 : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Chinese Temple. CHINESE TEMPLE" on the front. This photograph shows Siong Lin Temple, which was built in 1902. It is the oldest Buddhist temple in Singapore and is located in Toa Payoh today. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Chinese temple in 1919 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board and shows Siong Lin Temple, which was built in 1902. It is the oldest Buddhist temple in Singapore and is located in Toa Payoh today. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Chinese temple in 1919 : close-up [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Kim Keat 1919" on the back. This photograph shows carvings on a wall and an arched doorway in Siong Lin Temple, which was built in 1902. It is the oldest Buddhist temple in Singapore and is currently located in...
    Is Freehold
  • Chinese temple, amidst dwellings in the 1900s : general view

    Streets and Places
    This photograph has the stamped numbers "768 768" on the back. It shows a Chinese temple altar, along the street, amidst rundown houses. At the right hand corner, there is a road sign displaying the fee for hourly parking. Date of creation estimated.
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  • Chinese temple in 1919 : close-up [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Kim Keat 1919" on the back. This photograph shows carvings on a wall and an arched doorway in Siong Lin Temple, which was built in 1902. It is the oldest Buddhist temple in Singapore and is currently located in...
    Is Freehold
  • Chinese temple in 1919 : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts
    This 1919 photograph is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "CHINESE TEMPLE Sing" on the front and "Kim Keat 1919" on the back. This photograph shows Siong Lin Temple, which was built in 1902. It is the oldest Buddhist temple in Singapore and is located in Toa Payoh today....
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  • Mohamed Sultan Road, towards Martin Road : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin
    Pictured here in 1995 is a general view of shophouses and a Chinese temple, at Mohamed Sultan Road, towards Martin Road (from Tong Watt Road). Located off River Valley Road, Mohamed Sultan Road was officially named in 1898. Today, it is a popular district for nightlife activities, with clubs, pubs...
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