History

 
admin's picture

Miri Long Jetty

The Miri Long Jetty was a mile long and stretches out into the sea. This jetty was built so that cargo is easily offloaded from ships to Miri at the tip of the Miri Peninsular.

admin's picture

Map of Miri in 2005

2005 Maps, pre-online maps
admin's picture

Piasau Bridge

The old Piasau bridge was a Bailey bridge at Piasau linking from the peninsular to Piasau at the point closest to the sea. The bridge, originally made of steel and wood with a single lane to handle the occasional vehicle traffic crossing, has seen several upgrades over the years.

admin's picture

Krokop

Krokop is a large residential area that spans from Jalan Krokop Utama to Jalan Jee Foh and Jalan Krokop 1 Road to Jalan Krokop 10 Road.

admin's picture

Old General Hospital

The old Miri General Hospital, which was located on the peninsular at the Miri river mouth had long been operated by oil company Shell, with financial assistant from the government.

admin's picture

"The Oil Town" Shopping Complex

"The Oil Town" Shopping Complex is a retail and shopping mall located right next to Dynasty Hotel. It is the second fully air-conditioned shopping mall complex in Miri.

admin's picture

Gloria Hotel & Golden Restaurant

Gloria Hotel and Golden Restaurant along Brooke Road is familiar to many Mirians

admin's picture

Flags used in Sarawak since 1841

A look at the flags used in Sarawak since 1841.

admin's picture

Lutong Town

Lutong is Miri's first major satellite township, and one that is the heart of the oil and gas operations.

admin's picture

Park Hotel

Miri's First "high rise" building with hotel and ground floor retail area.

Pages

...
Subscribe to History