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TORRENTIAL RAINS

Torrential Rains (1925)

Floods in Singapore leave people waist deep in water, many were drowned and...

TORRENTIAL RAINS TINTED

Torrential Rains Tinted (1925)

Yellow tinted version of the floods in Singapore.

SHIPS AT SEA

Ships At Sea (1945)

Royal Navy ships at sea off Singapore.

DAMAGED HARBOUR AND TOWN - SINGAPORE

Damaged Harbour And Town - Singapore (1945)

The docks of Singapore have been devastated by troops...

VIEWS OF SINGAPORE

Views Of Singapore (1946)

Shots of Singapore after war.

PRICES ROCKET IN SINGAPORE

Prices Rocket In Singapore (1946)

Despite end of Japanese occupation life is still hard in Singapore...

REDS DESTROY RUBBER FACTORY

Reds Destroy Rubber Factory (1950)

Communist rebels set fire to a large rubber factory in Singapore.

SINGAPORE SPECIAL - DAVID MARSHAL RETURNS

Singapore Special - David Marshal Returns (1955)

Mr David Marshal, Chief Mister of Singapore,...

MR LEE ARRIVING AT LONDON AIRPORT

Mr Lee Arriving At London Airport (1968)

Kuan Yew Lee, Prime Minister of Singapore, arrives at London...

JF NICOLL INSTALLED AS GOVERNOR OF SINGAPORE. - REEL 2

Jf Nicoll Installed As Governor Of Singapore. - Reel 2 (1952)

Ceremony where JF Nicoll is...

MALAYA'S FIRST ELECTED ASSEMBLY MEETS

Malaya's First Elected Assembly Meets (1955)

MacGillivray, Keeper of the Rulers Seals and Boyd...

ENGLAND TO AUSTRALIA AIR RACE Beware - other items share this title

England To Australia Air Race Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

Diagram and shots...

FROM OUR CAMERAMAN IN THE FAR EAST

From Our Cameraman In The Far East (1941)

More troops arrive in Singapore, and Gurkhas advance...

FESTIVAL OF

Festival Of "Taipsuam" (1928)

In the Singapore Festival of Taipsuam, a man carries a cage with spikes...

MALAYA VARSITY BRINGS NEW HOPE TO FAR EAST

Malaya Varsity Brings New Hope To Far East (1949)

New University is opened in Malaya.

DELINQUENTS RECLAIMED

Delinquents Reclaimed (1962)

Tropical island becomes prison camp where delinquents from Singapore will...

FINGER PAINTING

Finger Painting (1954)

We Tsai Yen demonstrated ancient Chinese art of finger painting.

SINGAPORE aka SINGAPORE CRISIS - TROOPS ARRIVING

Singapore AKA Singapore Crisis - Troops Arriving (1941)

Allied troops arrive in Singapore while...

MOUNTBATTEN AND OTHERS OFF PLANE

Mountbatten And Others Off Plane (1945)

Lord Louis Mountbatten and others arrive in Singapore.

MPAJA DECORATION CEREMONY

Mpaja Decoration Ceremony (1946)

Footage of Lord Mountbatten giving speech concerning food supply in...

 KOYLI LEAVE SINGAPORE

Koyli Leave Singapore (1950)

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry leaves Singapore with families on...

JF NICOLL INSTALLED AS GOVERNOR OF SINGAPORE. - REEL 1

Jf Nicoll Installed As Governor Of Singapore. - Reel 1 (1952)

JF Nicoll arrives at Singapore...

 SINGAPORE

Singapore (1920-1929)

Street scenes in Singapore.

"The St. Leger" - Longer Version (1930)

Gordon Richards wins his first 'classic' on Singapore.

"The St. Leger" - Short Version (1930)

Gordon Richards wins his first 'classic' horse race on...

EAST OF SUEZ

East Of Suez (1934)

A brief look at life in Singapore and other areas 'east of Suez'.

LATEST FROM SINGAPORE

Latest From Singapore (1941)

Various shots as allies prepare to defend Singapore.

SINGAPORE TODAY

Singapore Today (1941)

Singapore's defence - military trained police force + Australian troops.

THAT OTHER WAR

That Other War (1941)

Japanese army marches through China, heading South for Singapore.

AUSTRALIANS IN SINGAPORE

Australians In Singapore (1941)

Australian troops arrive in Singapore.

MORE REINFORCEMENTS FOR SINGAPORE

More Reinforcements For Singapore (1941)

British and Indian reinforcements arrive in Singapore and...

NEWS FROM MALAYA

News From Malaya (1941)

Members of the Averill Harriman mission stop off at Malaya on their way back...

SINGAPORE NAVAL BASE OPENED

Singapore Naval Base Opened (1938)

King George VI Dock is opened in Singapore.

SIR ALAN AND LADY COBHAM

Sir Alan And Lady Cobham (1927)

Sir Alan and Lady Cobham leave in a seaplane.

SINGAPORE

Singapore (1942)

Troops arrive in Singapore and prepare for battle on the Malay Peninsular.

REFUGEES FROM SINGAPORE ARRIVE IN BRITAIN

Refugees From Singapore Arrive In Britain (1942)

British women and children evacuated from...

SINGAPORE - DUCHESS OF KENT RECEIVES FREEDOM OF SINGAPORE

Singapore - Duchess Of Kent Receives Freedom Of Singapore (1952)

The Duchess of Kent travels to...

PRINCESS ALEXANDRA IN SINGAPORE

Princess Alexandra In Singapore (1969)

Princess Alexandra in Singapore on goodwill visit.

WAVELL IN SINGAPORE

Wavell In Singapore (1941)

General Wavell visits Commonwealth soldiers at a base in Singapore.

JAPANESE SURRENDER AND LOCAL SHOTS

Japanese Surrender And Local Shots (1945)

Japanese officers surrender in Singapore and Allied POWs...

RELEASED POWS AND LOCAL SHOTS

Released Pows And Local Shots (1945)

Allied Prisoners of War (POWs) in Japanese prison camp. They show...

JAPANESE SURRENDER - ALLIED POWS

Japanese Surrender - Allied Pows (1945)

Japanese officers surrender in Singapore. Allied former POWs...

JAP POWS ON WORK PARTIES

Jap Pows On Work Parties (1945)

Captured Japanese soldiers put to work in Singapore.

NUFFIELD EXPORT EXPRESS aka NUFFIELD CARS ON STEAM TRAIN

Nuffield Export Express AKA Nuffield Cars On Steam Train (1948)

Railway and Factory scenes at...

MALAYA aka MALAYA AT WORK

Malaya AKA Malaya At Work (1949)

Singapore street scenes, a rubber plantation and tin mining

PRINCE EDWARD'S CHRISTENING CAKE

Prince Edward's Christening Cake (1964)

Chef Frank Jacobs finishes his work on Prince Edward's...

SINGAPORE

Singapore (1967)

Sights around Singapore, Change Alley, temple of a thousand lights and the harbour.