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Papers of Major A.B. Scrase, Royal Engineers, based in Singapore, 1940s. Journal article about military water supply; exam answer paper describing method for destroying the Johore Causeway. 1 folder, Singapore, 1940s.

Small Collections Box 21

  • Offprint from The Royal Engineers Journal. September 1941, ‘Blackang Mati water-works – a locally designed rapid gravity filtration and pumping station’ by Major A.B. Scrase, pp. 285-301.
  • 18 photographs used in the above article.
  • Our road to India. Illustrated in 12 views. Small booklet containing 12 small engravings of landmarks on the route from the UK to India. n.d.
  • MS examination paper, with comments from the marker on the subject of the ‘Hasty demolition of Johore Causeway’. Examinatoin dated 21 November 1934.