This Album Last Updated on June 16, 2012
LES DUFFIN - 1962 TO 1963 and 1964 TO 1966
The old bridge crossing the river from San Chung into Taipei. Anyone stationed at Linkou probably crossed this bridge hundreds of times on the way into the city.photo of street scene in Taipei Looking south down Chung Shan N. Rd on the right. Bridge crossing Keelung river on the left. Shot taken from the hill below the Grand Hotel.photo of street scene in Taipei Another shot from the Grand Hotel hill, farther west along the river.photo of panorama of a section of Taipei Also shot from the Grand Hotel area. Large building in center is the Mandarin Hotel (under construction) near the Sung Shan Airport.photo of panorama of a section of Taipei
Bus stop along Chung Shan N. Rd, in front of the old zoo and Kiddieland. Note the "story house" in the rear.photo of pannoram shot of Taipei Zoo and Kiddieland Park Another bus stop with people waiting. Taipei.photo of bus stop in taipei A couple of school girls on the street.photo of taipei school girls walking along street A view looking north along Chung Shan N. Rd, Section 2. Photo taken from roof of the Ambassador Hotel.photo of panorama of Taipei along Chung Shan North Road
Street vendor somewhere in Taipei.photo of a taipei street vendor Oxcart moving through the streets of Taipei.photo of an oxcart moving through the taipei area Pedicab carrying a couple of kids.photo of pedicab in taipei carrying a couple children Street scene along Chung Shan S. Road, probably looking North.photo of taipei street scene
Pedicab and a three-wheeled cart, somewhere along Chung Shan N. Rd.photo of pedicab and three wheeled cart in on taipei street Movie Theater in Hsimenting.photo of theater in hsimenting Dressed up city gate in traffic circle where Chung Shan S. Rd, Chieh Shou Rd, and Jen Ai Rd meet. The MND building is directly west of here.photo of traffic circle in Taipei Ministry of National Defense building, sometimes called the presidential palace.photo of the ministry of national defense building
Stores somewhere in the Taipei area.photo of store fronts in taipei Deity in street parade.photo of street parade displaying a deity Dragon dance, location not recalled.photo of dragon dance in taipei area Funeral procession, probably. Location uncertainphoto of funeral procession
Leaving the old Taipei Bridge leading from San Chung into Taipei.photo of taipei bridge leading from San Chung into Taipei Not sure of location, but may be the opposite view from previous photo looking back toward bridge.photo of taipei bridge leading back into San Chung Kiddieland Amusement Park, photographed from across the river near the Grand Hotel.photo of kiddieland amusement center Looking northeast along the Keelung River. Club 63 with its swimming pool can be seen in the foreground.photo of panorama of taipei
Looking southeast along the river. Sung Shan Airport (not pictured) would be to the left of this scene.photo of taipei panorama The old firehouse along Chung Shan N. Rd., Section 2.photo of the old firehouse on Chung Shan N. Road The Civil Air Transport office building, Chung Shan N. Rd., Section 2. Photo taken from the roof of the Ambassador Hotel.photo of civil air Transport building Uniformed high school kids marching with ROC flags, probably somewhere along Hsin Sheng Road.photo of high school kids marching with roc flags
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