Number 118. Rangoon. A natural bridge.
Photo of Linnaeus Tripe from a 120 print collection, taken in Rangoon (Yangon), Burma (Myanmar). The picture shows:'A tumbled down plant above Tiger Alley near the American mission in Kemindine'. The Tiger Alley was one of the streets that led from Rangoon to the city. Kyimyintaing was a county of Rangoon in the northwest.
In 1852, the second Anglo-Burmese conflict ended with the English annexation of Pegu and the invasion of Rangoon. The Governor General of Britain-India, Lord Dalhousie, has been mandated by the East India Company to oblige Burma's Mindon Min to enter into an agreement to recognise the Annexation. In addition to the ambassador's goal, the Ambassador was asked to provide details about Upper Burma.
Lynaeus has been named to be the designated photography officer of the missions. Specializing in architectonic and topographic perspectives, he has taken groundbreaking photos of Burma that are not only esthetically pleasing, but also a vivid account of the state.
Rangoon Hostel, Singapore
The Rangoon Youth Hostel is situated in the centre of Singapore, just 500m from Farrer Park MRI station. WiFi free internet connection is available in this flat. One of the extra features is a writing table. Further amenities available on the site are an excursion counter and a ticket office. The youth hotel is about 20 km from Changi International Airport.
Some of the nearest rides are Climb Asia and Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple.
and the BBC - WW2 National warfare
Until then I had quit elementary education and since my folks didn't have much to spend, we four of us went to elementary all. All of these Swanage colleges were privately owned and because they were in large structures and because they were by the sea, the building was commandeered by the army or the air force.
They had to change constantly. Once a week we had a lecture on topical issues given by the deputy headmistress. I' ve just told them Rangoon fell to the Japanese. Deputy Director said: a member of the cabinet whose name I forgot.
In my thesis I said he was shot by a bombshell.