This 1861 painting of the waterfront shows the variety of ships in the harbour, ranging from the common European sailing ships, to the newer steamships, with their funnels, to Chinese junks and Bugis prahus.
Source: Wong Hong Suen. Singapore through 19th Century Prints and Paintings (2010).
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