Memories of Singapore

Photos and Images submitted to the Memories of Singapore website


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Ice cream tricycle155 viewsPush bike ice cream salesman in Tank Road on the day of the Thaipusam procession.
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Oronsay155 viewsA familiar site to many of us waving farewell to friends & loved ones at the quayside in Singapore Docks ("Godown 44" rings a bell as the jetty for liners, anybody remember?) This is the Oronsay in March/April 1967, which was en-route from New Zealand to the U.K. I cannot remember why there was a film crew on the dockside.
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Tiger & mickey155 viewsOur tomcat Tiger & Anna Googan’s female cat Mickey enjoying the sun, possibly after creating the kittens that Mickey had.
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Achille Lauro 1968154 viewsThe Carnaby Street night party on board the Achille, August 1968
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Oronsay153 viewsThe best shot of the Oronsay I could get in the days before wide angle lenses.
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Dockyard Club151 viewsThis was captioned " View from Dockyard Club" and would appear to be the view looking south.
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Changi Padang146 viewsShot taken from back of Changi beach looking across the Padang.
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Falkland Road145 viewsThis photo was not labelled, but we think it may be Falkland Road in the Naval Base, but if anyone can identify it, let me know.
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Football flood143 viewsRain stopped play after an hour of monsoon rain taken from our house in Wellington Road, of the dockyard football pitch under water.
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Achille Lauro140 viewsThe ship that was diverted from its normal Australia - Italy run to pick up a large contingent of Brit Families returning to the U.K. after exams on 30th July 1968 which left from the Liner Pier in the docks at Singapore. (not the location of this Lauro Line publicity photo)
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Farewell Card140 viewsThe Invitation card for the combined Farewell Party for a whole group of Dockyardies including the parents of me, Julie Sugrue, and Anna Googan.
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Gemas140 viewsThis photo relates to an article from the Summit Magazine which appears on St. Johns 3 webpage. I was one of the party on that trip.
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