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  • Read Bridge, Singapore

    Streets and Places
    This shows the front and back of a coloured picture postcard with a photograph of several men walking on the Read Bridge (which replaced Merchant Bridge). Shophouses and godowns are seen in the background. The Read Bridge, located in the Central Region of the Singapore River area, was opened on...
  • Read Bridge nameplate : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a view of the name of the bridge and the date of its construction. Read Bridge, which straddles the Singapore River at Clarke Quay, was constructed in 1889, and named in honour of a merchant called William Henry Macleod Read. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Read Bridge, 1983 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1983 photograph showing Read Bridge, at North Boat Quay (from South Boat Quay near Ellenborough Market). Construction of the bridge began in 1881 and was completed in 1889. Read Bridge was named after William Henry Macleod Read. The bridge was previously known as Malacca Bridge and Green...
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  • Read Bridge, 1983 : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1983 photograph showing Read Bridge, from Ellenborough Market, at Boat Quay. Construction of the bridge began in 1881 and was completed in 1889. Read Bridge was named after William Henry Macleod Read. The bridge was previously known as Malacca Bridge and Green Bridge. Title devised by Library...
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  • Read Bridge, 1983 : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1983 photograph showing Read Bridge, at North Boat Quay (from South Boat Quay near Ellenborough Market). Construction of the bridge began in 1881 and was completed in 1889. Read Bridge was named after William Henry Macleod Read. The bridge was previously known as Malacca Bridge and Green...
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  • Read Bridge, 1983 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1983 photograph showing Read Bridge, at North Boat Quay (from South Boat Quay near Ellenborough Market). Construction of the bridge began in 1881 and was completed in 1889. Read Bridge was named after William Henry Macleod Read. The bridge was previously known as Malacca Bridge and Green...
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  • Read Bridge, 1983 : general view [5]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1983 photograph showing Read Bridge, from Ellenborough Market, at Boat Quay. Construction of the bridge began in 1881 and was completed in 1889. Read Bridge was named after William Henry Macleod Read. The bridge was previously known as Malacca Bridge and Green Bridge. Title devised by Library...
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  • Read Street godown, towards Read Bridge : exterior

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph showing a godown on Read Street, from near Clarke Quay towards Read Bridge and North Boat Quay. Clarke Quay, named after Lt. General Sir Andrew Clarke, Governor of the Straits Settlements (1873 - 1875), was once full of godowns. It is now filled with restaurants,...
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  • Read Bridge, 2003 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Transportation · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a general view of Read Bridge across the Singapore River, taken from the bank. The restored warehouses in the Clarke Quay area are now restaurants, and the whole complex is called Riverside Point. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Read Bridge, 2003 : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Arts · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a general view of the wide slightly arched, Read Bridge with a row of flowers and street lamps. In the background are restored godowns of Clarke Quay, which have been converted into shops and restaurants. Title devised by Library staff.
  • North Boat Quay, towards Read Bridge : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay, from near Coleman Bridge towards Read Bridge. The bridge and various commercial buildings can be seen in the background. The road along the quay, also named North Boat Quay, has been turned into a pedestrian mall with the restoration and redevelopment of Clarke...
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  • North Boat Quay, with Read Bridge : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (between Read Bridge and Canning Lane), from Boat Quay. Read Bridge can be seen on the left side of the photograph. This bridge was named in honour of a political and social activist and merchant, William H. Read. The road along the quay,...
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  • North Boat Quay, with Read Bridge : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (between Read Bridge and Canning Lane), from Boat Quay. Read Bridge can be seen in the centre of the photograph. This bridge was named in honour of a political and social activist and merchant, William H. Read. The road along the quay, also...
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  • North Boat Quay, with Read Bridge : general view [6]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (between Read Bridge and Canning Lane), from Boat Quay. Read Bridge can be seen on the left side of the photograph. This bridge was named in honour of a political and social activist and merchant, William H. Read. The road along the quay,...
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  • North Boat Quay, towards Read Bridge : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay, from near Coleman Bridge towards Read Bridge. Shophouses can be seen on the right of the photograph. The road along the quay, also named North Boat Quay, has been turned into a pedestrian mall with the restoration and redevelopment of Clarke Quay in...
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  • North Boat Quay, with Read Bridge : general view [4]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (between Read Bridge and Canning Lane), from Boat Quay. There are shophouses along the bank of the Singapore River and bumboats are docked at the quay. On the right, Read Bridge can be seen. Cars are parked on the road along the quay,...
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  • North Boat Quay, with Read Bridge : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (between Read Bridge and Canning Lane), from Boat Quay. There are shophouses along the bank of the Singapore River and bumboats are docked at the quay. Read Bridge can be seen in the middle of the photograph. The road along the quay, also...
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  • North Boat Quay, with Read Bridge : general view [3]

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (between Read Bridge and Canning Lane), from Boat Quay. There are shophouses along the bank of the Singapore River and bumboats are docked at the quay. On the left, Read Bridge can be seen. The road along the quay, also called North Boat...
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  • South Boat Quay, between Read Bridge and Coleman Bridge : general view

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows South Boat Quay, between Read Bridge and Coleman Bridge). The Singapore River can be seen in the photograph. Also known as tongkangs or twakows, bumboats were an important form of transportation in the trade activities taking place at the Singapore River in the early days. Title...
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  • Clarke Quay godown, near Read Bridge : side view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a side view of a 1925 godown near Read Bridge at Clarke Quay. A lorry and a pick-up truck are parked in front of the two-storey building. Another two-storey building can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Clarke Quay godown, near Read Bridge : side view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting a side view of a 1925 godown near Read Bridge at Clarke Quay. A lorry and a pick-up truck are parked in front of the two-storey building. Another two-storey building can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • North Boat Quay, from Read Bridge : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (from Read Bridge). The road along the quay, called North Boat Quay, has been turned into a pedestrian mall with the restoration and redevelopment of Clarke Quay in the 1990s. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • North Boat Quay, from Read Bridge : general view [9]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (from Read Bridge). The road along the quay, called North Boat Quay, has been turned into a pedestrian mall with the restoration and redevelopment of Clarke Quay in the 1990s. Different modes of transport, including cars, trucks and boats can be seen in...
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  • North Boat Quay, from Read Bridge : general view [7]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Transportation · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1983 photograph shows North Boat Quay (from Read Bridge), with a view of shophouses along the river bank, and bumboats on the Singapore River. The road along the quay, called North Boat Quay, has been turned into a pedestrian mall with the restoration and redevelopment of Clarke Quay in...
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