Postcard 1AAerial view of Port Weld. Kuala Sepitang is the new name for Port Weld. The first Malayan railway was built to export tin from Taiping to Port Weld. I bought this vintage reprint postcard in Taiping.
Port Weld Railway station in 1885.
Postcard 3Kuala Sangga is a Chinese fishing village, half an hour by boat from Kuala Sepitang, Perak. I bought this postcard in Taiping, Perak.
Postcard 4Matang Mangrove Forest near Kuala Sepitang.
Postcard 5-ACharcoal making industry is an important source of income in Kuala Sepitang.
Postcard 5-BCharcoal kiln at Kuala Sepetang, Perak. Thanks to Vera of Ipoh. Photograph of postcard by Vera.