Monthly Archives: November 2013

Scenes of Vibrant Singapore

The Singapore River The Singapore River has been a busy trade centre since modern Singapore was founded in 1819. During the colonial era, goods would be transported upstream to warehouses at Clarke Quay. Clarke Quay was named after Sir Andrew Clarke, Singapore’s second Governor and Governor of the Straits Settlements from 1873 to 1875. However, pollution took its toll […]