MAP OF TIONG BAHRU FOR SIT FLATS, c.1920

The Singapore Improvement Trust (SIT) was formed in 1927 and is the predecessor of the Housing and Development Board (HDB). During its early years, SIT was not given the authority to build housing except for the people who were displaced by its improvement schemes. It was not until 1932 that SIT began to build housing … Continue reading MAP OF TIONG BAHRU FOR SIT FLATS, c.1920