Category: Old Penang

Save Soonstead

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This is a petition by the Penang Heritage Trust (PHT) to save Soonstead:

The heritage of Soonstead is threatened by a proposed 13-storey tower block which would necessitate the demolition of the house‚Äôs dining room wing and annexe buildings. (more…)

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Old Penang – Ferry services (updated)

This was a ferry shuttling to and from the Malayan Railway jetty along Weld Quay on the island and the railway station at Prai Junction on the mainland.

The S S Violet shuttling between Weld Quay and the Prai Junction Railway Station

The S S Violet shuttling between Weld Quay and the Prye Railway Station – Photo: Anything Goes blog

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