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Cantonment Road
Chin Chew Street
Chin Swee Road
Chinatown Food Street
Club Street
Craig Road
Cross Street
Duxton Hill
Duxton Road
Erskine Road
Eu Tong Sen Street
Gemmill Lane
Hokien Street
Jiak Chuan Road
Kadayanallur Street
Keong Saik Road
Kreta Ayer Road
Maxwell Road
McCallum Street
Mosque Street
Murray Terrace
Nankin Street
Neil Road
New Bridge Road
New Market Road
North Bridge Road
North Canal Road
Pagoda Street
Park Road
Pickering Street
Sago Lane
Sago Street
Smith Street
South Bridge Road
Stanley Street
Tanjong Pagar Road
Teck Lim Road
Telok Ayer Street
Temple Street
Teo Hong Road
Tras Street
Trengganu Street
Upper Cross Street
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7-Eleven Convenience 24/7
46 Temple Street, Singapore 058591
t: +65-6227-3098      
Anaki Records
58B Temple Street, Singapore 058603
w: www.anakirecords.com
t: +65-6534-8016      
e: jko@anakirecords.com
69 Temple Street, Singapore 058613
Bao Yuan Trading Pte Ltd
15 Temple Street, Singapore 058562
t: +65-6227-2139       f: +65-6227-9517      
Binlin Linen Manufacturers
17 Temple Street, Singapore 058563
t: +65-6221-2481      
Bodyimage Therapy Studio
36 Temple Street ##01-03/04, Singapore 058581
Chang Chang Hang Eating House
43 Temple Street, Singapore 058588
Chang Lai Trading
25 Temple Street #01-06, Singapore 058487
Charm May Trading
21 Temple Street, Singapore 058566
Cherrie Amar Classic Tailor
28 Temple Street, Singapore 058573
Crazy World Café
24 Temple Street, Singapore 058569
w: www.crazyworldcafe.com
t: +65-6223-7553      
e: crew@crazyworldcafe.com
D'Art Station 藝匯茶行
63 Temple Street, Singapore 058608
t: +65-6225-8308      
De Bei Enterprises Pte Ltd
53 Temple Street, Singapore 058598
t: +65-6227-7588       f: +65-6227-7283      
36 Temple Street #01-02, Singapore 058581
Feng Bo Zhuang 风波莊
57 Temple Street, Singapore 058602
t: +65-6223-3588      
Gum Gang Won
55 Temple Street, Singapore 058600
Heritage Marker SB12 - A Chinese Medicine Shop
Temple Street
Heritage Marker SB23 - Temple Street
Temple Street
Kim Heng Pawnshop Pte ltd
22 Temple Street, Singapore 058567
t: +65-6224-3363      
Kim Hua Chuan International Pte Ltd
25 Temple Street #01-05, Singapore 058486
Lau Choy Seng
23, 25 Temple Street, Singapore 058568
w: www.lauchoyseng.com
t: +65-6223-5486       f: +65-6226-1826      
e: sales@lauchoyseng.com
Liberal Music and Arts School
21A Temple Street, Singapore 058566
Lin Wei Zhen Trading
61 Temple Street, Singapore 058606
t: +65-6220-3436      
Mei Heong Yuen Food Pte Ltd
65 - 67 Temple Street, Singapore 058610
t: +65-6221-1156      
Moderne Xiahe
30 Temple Street, Singapore 058575
Old Yang Kee
53 Temple Street, Singapore 058598
Orchid Chopstick
36 Temple Street #01-05, Singapore 058581
e: hwayi@starhub.net.sg
Rieme Hair & Beauty Training Centre Pte Ltd
52-54 Temple Street, Singapore 058597
w: www.rieme-asia.com
t: +65-6225-4677       f: +65-6224-3118      
e: info@rieme-asia.com
Sia Huat Pte Ltd (Retail Sales)
7, 9, 11 Temple Street, Singapore 058559
w: www.siahuat.com
t: +65-6223-1732       f: +65-6223-4630      
e: enquiry@siahuat.com.sg
Sinchong Meheco Ltd
50 Temple Street, Singapore 058595
Teck Yin Soon Chinese Medical Hall
71 Temple Street, Singapore 058615
t: +65-6223-2218      
The Inn at Temple Street
36 Temple Street, Singapore 058581
w: www.theinn.com.sg
t: +65-6221-5333       f: +65-6225-5391      
e: theinn@singnet.com.sg
Toh Foong Chop
5 Temple Street, Singapore 058557
t: +65-6223-1343      
Wong Yiu Nam Medical Hall Pte Ltd
51 Temple Street, Singapore 058596
t: +65-6223-9365      
Wong's Jewellery
62 Temple Street, Singapore 058607
Yi Xin Vegetarian Food
39 Temple Street #01-01, Singapore 058584
t: +65-9366-6002      
Zhong Hua Gu Wan Gong Yi Hang
45 Temple Street, Singapore 058590
t: +65-6323-3428      
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Heritage Marker SB23 - Temple Street
Learn more about Chinatown's rich history by visiting our Heritage Markers. Installed at places of historical significance around Chinatown, each plaque provides a short history of the location in three languages - English, Simplified Chinese and Japanese.

Before Temple Street got its name, it was called Almeida Street after Joachim D'Almeida, son of the legendary Dr Jose D'Almeida. An influential merchant, the Consul for Portugal as well as a doctor, Dr D'Almeida owned the land on which this street was built. The Hokkiens had another name for Temple Street: Gu Chia Chui Hi Hng Au, which means "the street behind the theatre". They were referring to Lai Chun Yuen, the famous Chinese opera theatre on neighbouring Smith Street. Many of the clients who frequented brothels at Temple Street and various parts of Chinatown were also patrons of Lai Chun Yuen. Along with prostitution came other social ills: violence and opium smoking.

Dr Chen Su Lan, the first locally trained Chinese medical practitioner, lived on Temple Street. He actively campaigned against opium smoking and prostitution, and his efforts improved the lives of a number of poor immigrants. Although Temple Street was less than salubrious, several of its buildings were associated with renowned architect F. W. Brewer. Most well known for his design of the Cathay Building and the Chinese Swimming Club, Brewer worked on no fewer than seven residential buildings on Temple Street.
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