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  • Telok Ayer Street : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Telok Ayer Street (towards Pekin Street and Cheang Hong Lim Street). It shows a view of a street with a shophouse building at the junction of two streets. Telok Ayer means "bay water" in Malay, and the road is named after Telok Ayer Bay. Title devised...
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  • Telok Ayer Street

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    This photograph shows the front of the Ying Fo Fui Kun building at 98 Telok Ayer Street. The façade features traditional Chinese architectural characteristics. A bronze replica of a dragon is seen on the top of each of the two tall round columns in front of the entrance. Stone sculptures...
  • Telok Ayer Street

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    This photograph shows the front of a row of three-storey shophouses along Telok Ayer Street. The second level features windows with rectangular frames while the windows on the third have arched frames. Chinese words can be seen on above the windows on the second floor. Title supplied by Donor.
  • Telok Ayer Street

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    This photograph shows a decorative Chinese feature above a window beside the entrance of 165 Telok Ayer Street. The Chinese characters "祺泰" is in gold against a red background. Pictures of a phoenix, a pot of flowers and a pair of Mandarin ducks are seen on both sides of the...
  • Telok Ayer Street

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    This photograph shows a decorative Chinese feature above a window beside the entrance of 165 Telok Ayer Street. The Chinese characters "福源" is in gold against a red background. Pictures of birds with blossoming flowers and a pot of flowers are seen on both sides of the Chinese words. Title...
  • Telok Ayer Street

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    This photograph shows the exterior of the shophouse occupied by Ban Choon Medical Store Pte Ltd. at 130 Telok Ayer Street. It is part of a row of three-storey shophouses. The unit is painted light cream. The Chinese name of the company is painted on the pillars on both sides...
  • Telok Ayer Street

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    This photograph shows the entrance of 165 Telok Ayer Street. On the right of the door are signs of three companies, two of of which are Premium Funding Singapore Pte Ltd and Paragon Consulting. A wooden door is flanked by windows with grilles. The door and windows are dark brown....
  • Telok Ayer Street shophouse : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a two-storey Chinese shophouse on Telok Ayer Street. Telok Ayer Street was set aside for the Chinese by Raffles in 1822. It was notorious in the 1850s for its slave trade, and dealings in poor Chinese immigrants Telok Ayer Street is 'water bay' in Malay. Title...
  • Telok Ayer Street house : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the façade of a house most probably on Telok Ayer Street. Architectural details include a set of swinging doors (pintu pagar), windows with security bars, a signboard (Jee Ho) and a set of decorative frescos above the windows. These features are typical of the old-styled houses....
  • Telok Ayer Street shophouses : exterior

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This1968 photograph features some terraced original three-storey shophouses along Telok Ayer Street. The second storey features three full-length wooden French windows. The third storey features semi-circular fanlights above the windows. Railings and iron grilles can also be seen behind all the full-length windows. These features are typical characteristics of a...
  • Telok Ayer Street building column : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a column of a building at Telok Ayer Street, opposite Boon Tat Street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street building : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts a three-storey high building at Telok Ayer Street, opposite Boon Tat Street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street building, 1992 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph shows Amoy Street with a three-storey building at the north corner of Telok Ayer Street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street building facade : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1992 photograph depicts the facade and balcony of a building at Telok Ayer Street, opposite Boon Tat Street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street shophouses, 1984 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1984 photograph depicts shophouses at Telok Ayer Street, opposite Telok Ayer Temple (Thian Hock Kheng). A high-rise commercial building can be seen in the background. Telok Ayer was designated a Chinese district by Stamford Raffles in 1822 and served as the landing ground for early immigrants. It is now...
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  • Telok Ayer Street shophouses : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows Telok Ayer Street. It shows a view of the street with rows of shophouses and roadside parking lots on either side of the street. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street, towards Pekin Street : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Telok Ayer Street, towards Pekin Street. It shows a view of a street with shophouses on the left, and a high-rise building in the distance. Telok Ayer means "bay water" in Malay, and the road is named after Telok Ayer Bay. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street building : exterior [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows an old building, located at Telok Ayer Street (near Church Street). The building seen in the photograph has been demolished. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street three-strorey shophouses : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1972 photograph shows the exterior of shophouses, located at Telok Ayer Street. The three-storey shophouse features windows of various styles, with the windows on uppermost floor being topped with transoms. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street no. 54 : interior

    Economy · Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1993 photograph shows the interior of a shophouse, located at no. 54 Telok Ayer Street. Guan Moh and Co. runs its operation in the said location. Title devised by Library staff.
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  • Telok Ayer Street white shophouse : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows a three-storey white shophouse, which was occupied by a Chinese school for girls only. Feature includes full length French windows. Telok Ayer Street was set aside for the Chinese by Raffles in 1822. It was notorious in the 1850s, for its slave trade, and dealings in...
  • Telok Ayer Street, 1970s : general view [2]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street scene with vehicles parked along pre-war houses at Telok Ayer Street. It became a bustling business centre as Chinese immigrants from China, particularly the Hokkiens, congregated in the area. Donated by Mary Lim, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_040. Title devised by Library...
  • Telok Ayer Street, 1970s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a street scene with vehicles parked along pre-war houses at Telok Ayer Street. It became a bustling business centre as Chinese immigrants from China, particularly the Hokkiens, congregated in the area. Donated by Mary Lim, and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. HRS3_040. Title devised by Library...
  • Telok Ayer Street house, wall tile : close-up [2]

    Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1968 photograph shows the floral wall tile of a house on Telok Ayer Street. Title devised by Library staff.