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Singapore, A Study of A Port
Description: A British educational film about the port of Singapore.

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Clip #: TFA-241B
Length: 11:54
Year: 1954
Color: B/W
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1950s
Region: Asia
Country: Singapore
Subject: Harbors
Original: 16mm
1950s, Singapore, port of Singapore, harbor, Keppel Harbour, dock, liner, passenger cargo boat tied up to quayside, passengers dressed in warm weather clothes disembarking boat, Boat Quay, office buildings of European and Asiatic merchants, men unloading cargo from boats, men carrying sacks into quayside warehouse, Raffles Place, buildings, people looking at statue of Sir Stamford Raffles, map showing location of Singapore as relates to shipping routes within the East Indies and to other continents, map pointing to estuary, low ridge of hills and natural harbor, port and city outlined on map, cityscape, port, ships tied up in docks, ships lay at anchor in harbor, crane lowering cargo from ship onto lighter, large ships docked, stevedores unloading cargo from chips, elephant being hoisted onto ship deck, workers stacking sacks in warehouse, forklift being used to stack cargo, workers repairing ship in dry dock, shipbuilding and repair shops, worker using machinery, Pulau Brani, workers unloading sacks of tin ore from ship, tin refinery, workers smelting and casting tin ore, stacked casts of tin ore, shoe factory, Chinese female workers making shoes with soles made from local rubber, pipeline transporting latex onto tanker, rubber tapping, latex being tapped from rubber tree, rubber plantation, plantation worker collecting latex from rubber tree, coconut plantation, coconut palms, coconut trees, pineapple field, malaria control, swampland, drainage system in agricultural field, workers digging drain, worker spraying field to exterminate mosquitos, heavy tropical rain, street scenes in heavy rain, traffic, bicyclists and automobiles traveling on street in rain, pedestrians carrying umbrellas walking through flooded streets during heavy rain fall, reservoir, map showing location of reservoirs in relation to city, densely populated government / business / public building area close to estuary, and location of docks and warehouses in inner harbor, map showing location of wealthy Asiatic citizens’ residences across Kallang River, map showing Tanglin district, residential suburbs, typical suburban house, stately colonial style mansion, crowded houses along banks of Singapore River, quay, boats, harbor, street scenes, Chinese shop signs, traffic, trishaws, laundry hanging to dry on lines above street, mosque, Hindu temple next to gas holder, Collyer Quay, large international business buildings, harbor and quay cityscape, Civic District, Victoria Memorial Hall, Supreme Court Building, porter picking up suitcase with “Via Singapore” sticker and carrying up gangway onto ship, docked ship, port

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