The Adam Park Project

1938 Road map of Singapore

Item Information:

Catalogue Number: Map 007 Source: Changi Museum Location: Singapore Report No: Not Applicable Artifact Type: map Production Date: 2015-12-05 00:00:00 Dimensions of Item: Various Copyright with Source Institution

Other Description:

The 1938 Road map of Singapore. A collection of images showing the map in detail including the city centre, tanglin subrbs and the eastern end of Bukit Timah Road

Historic Context:

The Cambridgeshires did not have OS maps when it came to writing up their war diary in late February. The only map they had was a road map which provided sparse detail of the terrain around battlefield.

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