NAFFI Sandycroft leave centre

NAFFI Sandycroft leave centre in the early 1960s

This picture shows a woman standing by the entrance gates of the NAFFI Sandycroft leave centre in Panang in the early 1960s. This was, inRead More

Raf Seletar interior from the early 1960s

Raf Seletar interior from the early 1960s

A picture of the interior of one of the properties in the RAF seletar base in the early 1960s. This picture appears to have beenRead More

The Swimming pool at Seletar

The Swimming pool at Seletar early 1960s

I believe this is the swimming pool in the RAF base at Seletar in Singapore. This shows a man waiting near the edge of theRead More

Large Office or Shop in Singapore 1960

Large Office or Shop in Singapore 1960

A picture of a large commercial building which was situated in Singapore. On the side of the building is some writing, but unfortunately, the slideRead More

An Oriental Temple in Singapore

Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang in the early 1960s

A picture of an oriental temple which I assumed was taken in Singapore sometime in the early 1960s. However, I received a Tweet from aRead More

The Lee Pineapple Company, Singapore 1960

The Lee Pineapple Company, Singapore 1960

A picture of a group of people entering the Lee Pineapple company building in Singapore in about 1960. Although I don’t know the exact locationRead More

Shell House and the City Book Store, Singapore 1960

Shell House and the City Book Store, Singapore 1960

This is a picture of Shell House in the Collyer quay area of Singapore which was taken in about 1960. Next to Shell House isRead More

A dirt track road in Singapore about 1960

A dirt track road in Singapore about 1960

A picture of a collection of huts in Singapore with animals and cars. This seems to be a village or centre away from the busyRead More

Run down and dilapidated housing Singapore 1960

Run down and dilapidated housing Singapore 1960

A picture of some run down housing in Singapore in the 1960s. This seems to be houses above shops in an area of Singapore whichRead More

The Waterfront at Singapore in about 1960

The Waterfront at Singapore in about 1960

This is a picture taken in about 1960 of the buildings on the waterfront in Singapore. It was taken by a serving RAF officer whoRead More

Some cars at a junction in Singapore c1960

Some cars at a junction in Singapore c1960

Some cars and other traffic turning left at a junction in Singapore, probably taken in about 1960. This is another 127  medium format ‘super slide’Read More

Woman sitting in her front porch at RAF Seletar

Woman sitting in front porch at Seletar

A picture of a woman sitting in a chair on the front porch of her home at RAF Seletar which was taken sometime in theRead More

Statue lying on alter

Statue laying on alter or plinth – Reclining Buddha

This picture is a complete mystery to me so I’m hoping someone can shed some light as to what it depicts. It seems to beRead More

Woman in Singapore

Woman in a Singapore garden in the mid 1960s

A portrait of a woman standing in a garden in Singapore, taken by an officer stationed at the RAF base ( RAF Seletar) on theRead More

Arial view looking over Singapore

Arial view looking over Singapore – mid 1960s

This is a view over the city of Singapore taken from a high vantage point sometime in the early to mid 1960s by a servingRead More

Two women in their garden in Singapore

Two women in their garden in Singapore, early 1960s

A picture of two women standing in a garden together surrounded by palm trees and with a house or flat behind them. The older womanRead More

Who wants to play badminton

Who wants to play Badminton?

A woman in the garden of one of the staff houses in RAF Seletar in Singapore. She is dressed in whites and is holding aRead More

Looking round houses

Looking round houses in Singapore early 1960s

A group of women looking around houses in Singapore which may be with a view to moving or it may be a local visit fromRead More

Singapore houses

Singapore houses in the early 1960s

This is another slide from the series I posted about yesterday – this time it shows some houses in Singapore, but I don’t know ifRead More

Diving platform - Britannia club

Diving platform at the Britannia club, Singapore

This is the diving platform in the Britannia club, Singapore. Taken on Ektachrome film in the mid 1960s, this is another of the images IRead More

Swimming pool at RAF Seletar

Swimming pool at RAF Seletar social club

This is the swimming pool at the Britannia Club in Singapore, which was the social club set up for the RAF servicemen stationed at theRead More

Two women in front garden

Two women in front garden

A pair of women standing on the drive in the front garden of their house. This picture is in the ‘Singapore’ series, because one ofRead More

Woman carrying water

Woman carrying water using a shoulder carrier

A picture of a woman who seems to be carrying water using a shoulder carrier. Since this picture was taken in Singapore in the earlyRead More

Singapore harbour

Boats on the Singapore river

The harbour in Singapore taken in the early 1960s on 127 colour slide film. This is one of a whole series of pictures taken byRead More

RAF Seletar swimming pool

RAF Seletar swimming pool

A picture of the swimming pool at RAF Seletar taken in the early 1960s on 127 colour slide film. This seems to have been takenRead More

Building in Singapore

Building in Singapore from the early 1960s

A building in singapore taken in the early 1960s on 127 format colour slide film. Photo category : Public BuildingDate Picture Taken: Unknown The LocationRead More

RAF Seletar entrance

The entrance to the RAF Seletar base in Singapore early 1960s

The entrance to the RAF base at RAF Seletar in Singapore taken in the early 1960s on 127 slide film. This shows the security gateRead More

RAF helicopter

RAF helicopter hovering above the sea

An RAF helicopter hovering above the sea, probably on a practice flight in Singapore. Since this picture was taken by an RAF serviceman stationed atRead More

Wargraves

Kranji War memorial in Singapore, early 1960s

This is a picture taken at the Kranji War memorial in Singapore, sometime in the mid 1960s on medium format 127 colour slide film. ThereRead More

Singapore market sellers - early 1960s

Singapore market sellers from the early 1960s

A picture of a street market in Singapore in the early 1960s taken on 127 format colour slide film. In the centre of the pictureRead More

Cinema in Singapore - early 1960s

Cinema in Maju Avenue, Singapore in the early 1960s

A cinema on the corner of a street in Singapore. The film advertised is ‘Trapeze‘ with Burt Lancaster, Gina Lollobrigida and Tony Curtis which wasRead More

RAF plane at Seletar

RAF plane at Seletar in the early 1960s

A rather blurred picture of an RAF plane on the airfield at RAF Seletar in Singapore, taken on 127 format colour slide film in theRead More

Swimming Pool - RAF Seletar

The Swimming Pool at RAF Seletar in the early 1960s

A view of the swimming pool at the RAF base in Singapore taken during the early 1960s. In this picture, a boy is standing onRead More

Raffles Place - Singapore

Cars parked at Raffles Place in Singapore in the early 1960s

This is a picture of Raffles Place in Singapore and was taken sometime in the early 1960s. Of the cars shown in the foreground, IRead More

Robinsons Dept store in Raffles Place, Singapore

Robinsons Dept store in Raffles Place, Singapore early 1960s

This is Robinsons Department store in Raffles Place in Singapore, taken in the early 1960s on 127 format colour slide film. Apparently, according to aRead More

Raffles Place, Singapore

Raffles Place, Singapore – a view from the 1960s

This is a view of Raffles Place in Singapore taken in the early 1960s. As this site explains, much of this location in Singapore hasRead More

Group in Singapore

Group posing outside building in Singapore in the early 1960s

A group of people posing for a picture outside a building in Singapore. At the top of the picture, on a label above the entrance,Read More

Family at home

Family at home – early 1960s

A picture of a group of friends or family members at home in a very typical 1960s interior. This is almost certainly in one ofRead More

Swimming pool at RAF Seletar

Children’s pool at RAF Seletar in the early 1960s

This picture shows the children’s pool at RAF Seletar and is quite busy with small children and mostly Mums looking after them. The picture itself hasRead More

Snapshot through a car window

Snapshot of Singapore street through a car window, 1960s

A picture taken through a car or bus window at a street in Singapore as the photographer passed by. I think the vehicle the photographer wasRead More

Morris Minor by the General Post Office

Morris Minor by the General Post Office in Singapore early 1960s

A picture of cars parked across the road from the general post office in Singapore – I recognise a Morris Minor at least. This wasRead More

Market in Singapore

Market in Serangoon Gardens in Singapore in early 1960s

A picture of a market in Serangoon Gardens near the bus terminus in Singapore. Although I knew this was in Singapore, I’m indebted to GeraldineRead More

Yacht club

Yacht club in Singapore Harbour in the early 1960s

A picture of sailing boats on the sea. Since this picture was part of a complete collection by a serving RAF officer stationed at RAFRead More

Service homes at RAF Seletar

Mercedes car outside a service home at RAF Seletar

A Mercedes car parked outside a service person’s house on the RAF Seletar base in Singapore. Photo categories : Car|Residential PropertyDate Picture Taken: Unknown TheRead More

Drinks stall in Singapore

Drinks stall in Singapore in the early 1960s

A market stall selling drinks to passers-by in Singapore. This photo was taken in the early 1960s by a serviceman stationed in RAF Seletar and,Read More

Swimming pool

The swimming pool at RAF Seletar in the early 1960s

This is a picture of people having fun in a swimming pool. I’ve discovered that this series of pictures were taken by a serviceman stationedRead More

Group of friends

Group of friends at RAF Seletar in Singapore early 1960s

This 127 format colour slide shows a group of friends enjoying a chat and a drink in the servicemen’s quarters of the RAF Seletar baseRead More

Servicemans quarters

Serviceman’s quarters at RAF Seletar, Singapore in the 1960s

I think this picture shows the interior of a serviceman’s quarters at the RAF Seletar base in Singapore. It was taken in the early 1960sRead More

RAF Officer portrait

RAF Officer portrait at RAF Seletar, Singapore

A portrait of a serviceman at the RAF Seletar base in Singapore taken in the early 1960s. I don’t know if this is the photographerRead More

Gathering water from the river in Singapore

Gathering water from a river in Singapore in the early 1960s

The picture shows a man gathering water from a landing point on the river, while his companion stands next to him. Along the bank, thereRead More