Here is the map again of Serangoon Road where my parents used to stay;
The junction made by Beatty Road and Race Course Rd, Serangoon Rd lies this aged old overhead temple entrance arch called “Long Shan Si”;
I will talk more about the temples around there in future. It has been there since the 60s till now, maybe they have repaint or touch up the “entrance arch”.
The long common corridor of my parents’ house at Serangoon Rd was ideal for learning roller skate in the 70s then. My first pair of roller skate was something like this;
It was very metallic and the length adjustment is by pulling the metal strip.
Walking along this stretch of Serangoon Rd brings you to the junction of Lavender Street. At this junction, the Singapore Institute of Science is still there. I knew the signboard was there many many years ago, but I’m totally unawared of what is inside that building;
A close up shot;