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Taiping (inhabited place)

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 56 Collections and/or Records:

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The war in Perak, 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/12/7/5
Scope and Contents

Extracted from the ‘Changi Guardian’, no. 27, 10 Apr. 1942 (3 pages).

Dates: 1942
Conditions Governing Access: For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8234.
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Tine mine, Taiping about 1890 [? or 1870s], 1890

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 3/12
Scope and Contents From the File:

Contains loose photographs by various photographers including G.R. Lambert and Co., A Kaulfuss and Leonard Wray. This material includes prints from Sir Frank Swettenham's collection, and is of particular historical importance. Some items from the Langham-Carter collection have been included.

Dates: 1890
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TPCL Farwell , 1932-02-04

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3031P/101
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Treasury, Taiping circa 1882, 1882

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 3/8
Scope and Contents 246 x 188 mm (mounted on card). A view looking between palm trees towards the Treasury, a whitewashed stone building with tiled roof. This does not correspond with the description of Isabella Bird which describes the building in 1879 as a substantial dark wood building (Bird, 1883, p. 280) and therefore presumably is the new Treasury and Audit Offices offices, built 1884-1885 at a cost of $10, 000 (See Further correspondence respecting the Protected Malay States (c. 4958 of 1887, p....
Dates: 1882
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View of the church and steet scene, Thaiping [i.e. Taiping] [1890s], 1890 - 1899

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 3/24
Scope and Contents

269 x 207 mm. A view looking along a street lined with Chinese traders' stalls, with the spire of the church in the left background. This presumably All Saints Church, consecrated in 1887.

Dates: 1890 - 1899
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