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SG Stories In Maps

When:

Sat Aug 8 2015, 7:00pm–8:00pm

Where: Esplanade - library@esplanade, 8 Raffles Avenue, Marina Bay, Singapore

Restrictions: All ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Check out rarely seen historical maps that record the different aspects of Singapore’s past. This includes the first official map to be produced of Singapore after the British arrival in 1819, the mileage system map of Singapore as well as the only soil map of Singapore. Early town plans and topographic maps will also be shown, as well as the latest civil aviation maps.

Mok Ly Yng is a freelance GIS and mapping consultant and map researcher in Singapore. He was a Branch Head in Mapping Unit and a contract researcher with the National Archives of Singapore. He served as the consultant to the Geo|Graphic map exhibition recently held at the National Library Building.