1819 Survey Plan of Singapore Harbour

1819 Survey Plan of Singapore Harbour

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in On the Record

One of the earliest British surveys of Singapore island, this map shows Singapore harbour and adjacent areas, including a few offshore islands, such as the St. John’s Island, at the time of Stamford Raffles’ first landing on Singapore. Captain Daniel Rofs (also commonly spelt as Ross), the hydrographer of the East India Company (EIC) who […]