A view of Chinatown and Telok Ayer Bay

This view of Telok Ayer Bay before the 1879 reclamation was taken most probably from Mount Erskine. The scene looks north towards Collyer Quay showing Amoy Street, Telok Ayer Street, Chinatown, the old Telok Ayer Market and the seafront.

Date/Period
c. 1870
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Image size: 25 x 32.2 cm
Accession No.
1995-00565
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Photographs and Negatives