Category: Straits Eclectic Style Houses

A Heritage Streetscape



A Vintage Street View

A couple of coconut sellers set up shops within this row of shophouses along Dato Keramat Road.

Carnarvon Street: The Coffin Maker Shop



An old coffin maker shop along Carnarvon Street, George Town. The street was used to be popular with its many coffin shops and was locally known as Coffin Street. However, most of these coffin shops had moved out or no longer operate at this street presently.

George Town Street View: Cheong Fatt Tze Street

Originally named Hong Kong Street due to its early settlers from Hong Kong, this street was later renamed after Cheong Fatt Tze, an influential Chinese figure in Penang.

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