Memories of Singapore

Photos and Images submitted to the Memories of Singapore website


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Wing Seong Fatty’s in Albert Street153 viewsWing Seong Fatty’s in Albert Street (near Bugis), apparently this place was a very popular food stall run by the present owners father back in the sixties
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Bourne leaving certificate152 viewsThe other side of the same certificate.
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cutting is either from the Straits Times or the Malay Mail152 viewsThe newspaper cutting is either from the Straits Times or the Malay Mail,
(the article appeared in both), The background to the story is that my sister and occasionally me would help out at the Singapore Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. The local papers obviously thought it would make a good story.
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New Bugis Street152 viewsThis is my wife standing in what is now New Bugis Street
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Taken from our 5th floor flat, Far East Mansions151 viewsTaken from our 5th floor flat, Far East Mansions, circa 1968. I am not sure what the occasion is but that small marquee is set up right outside the flat that was used as the families club so would assume there was a do of some kind on, complete with marching band.
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Bourne leaving certificate148 viewsMy Bourne leaving certificate, issued in December 1969 just prior to my departure from Singapore.
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Letter from SPCA148 viewsThis letter is one of thanks written to us by the SPCA just before we left Singapore.
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Far East Mansions142 viewsThis Far East Mansion’s flat (just above that in red) was my old family home in the sixties
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CK Tangs, Orchard Road142 viewsCK Tangs, Orchard Road, I was told the new store was built on the site of the old
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This amusing poster was in a gents loo at Sentosa139 viewsThis amusing poster was in a gents loo at Sentosa
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Pasir Ris looking across the bay towards Pulau Ubin139 viewsPhoto taken at Pasir Ris looking across the bay towards Pulau Ubin
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Botanic Gardens138 viewsPhoto of some local girls in the gardens.
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