Singapore Historical GIS

Singapore Historical GIS

Welcome to SHGIS
SHGIS
This Singapore Historical GIS Website is based on the “A Historical Geographical Information System for Singapore” project funded by the Singapore Ministry of Education (grant number MOE2015-T2-2-135). This project aims to position Singapore as a...
CHINESE TEMPLES
The Chinese Temples webpage demonstrates interactive online maps of current spatial distribution and historical relocation of Chinese Temples in Singapore. Spatial Distribution of Chinese Temples Historical Relocation of Chinese Temples We are interested to find out...
CHINESE CLANS
The Chinese Clans webpage demonstrates interactive online maps of locations and historical relocation of Singapore clan associations. The first map shows the spatial temporal change of clan associations. The last four maps show the spatial...

News Media & Events

联合早报报道:洋博士也爱歌台
联合早报报道:洋博士也爱歌台
Full news article: HERE
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Interview about Hungry Ghost Festival by Zaobao News
Interview about Hungry Ghost Festival by Zaobao News
Mazu Visiting in 2017
Mazu Visiting in 2017
NUS-led crowdsourcing project to map over 1,000 Chinese temples here
NUS-led crowdsourcing project to map over 1,000 Chinese temples here
The crowd-source project for the module called Everyday Life Of Chinese Singaporeans: Past and Present was introduced by THE STRAITS TIMES. Click here for more details.
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Nuggets of Singapore history, from inscriptions
Nuggets of Singapore history, from inscriptions
1,300 Chinese inscriptions archived by Prof. Kenneth Dean and Dr. Hue Guan Thye were introduced by the Straits Times. For more details, click here.
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Caucasians who ace the Chinese language
Caucasians who ace the Chinese language
Professor Kenneth Dean is the first non-Chinese to head the Chinese studies department at NUS. Click here for more details.
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