In the early 1900s, floods in Ipoh were rather common - possibly due to the silting of rivers because of mining. Later, plans were made to straighten the sharp bends [...]
We hope those familiar with Kuala Kangsar can help us out with this - is this a past or present depiction of the Kuala Kangsar Post Office? This was taken [...]
Here's another gem - the Iskandar Bridge, Kuala Kangsar! Anyone care to guess the year? Perhaps you could tell us MORE about this bridge.....
Flooding in Kuala Kangsar had been a problem since 1926, when the royal palace (Istana Sri Sayong) was almost swept away! The picture we have here is from 1967; as you can see, [...]
This postcard shows the Victoria Bridge, which is the oldest railway bridge in Malaysia. The bridge was officially opened on the 21st of March 1900 by Sultan Idris Murshidul'adzam Shah [...]
Perak has plenty of heritage buildings, many of which seem to be ignored by their owners or the government. But here is a wonderful heritage building for although not more than 100 [...]