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Affinity Serangoon 130 Serangoon North Ave 1 Serangoon SG 550130
Glittering Eyes 7 Greenpark avenue Singapore Serangoon SG 289364
Hunter and Boo Pte Ltd Singapore Serangoon SG 098289
JobFitter LLP 7030 Ang Mo Kio Ave 5 #03-45 Northstar, S569880 Serangoon SG
ME-Retail Solutions: E-Warehouse 52 Serangoon North Avenue 4, #03-01A AEM Building Serangoon SG 555853
Sunflower Little Champs 67 Lorong Penchalak Serangoon SG
Wu Jia Ban Entertainment/Vocal Training School 9 Teck Chye Terrace, Singapore 545720
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Arena - LAN Gaming Centre 985 Upper Serangoon Rd, Singapore 534731
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Top Taekwondo Academy 756 Upper Serangoon Road #01-28, Upper Serangoon Shopping Centre, Singapore 534626
+65 9171 8833
Internet Gaming 80 Serangoon Garden Way, Singapore 555980
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Tid Plus Design Pte Ltd Reviewed by: Justice 1)Overbill customer for 122 sqft kitchen wall tiles when it was only 16 sqft. Did not take exact measurements. 2)Hollow block on top of sliding door not done & still collect full payments.
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About Serangoon



 is a town situated in the central-eastern part of the city-state of Singapore, within the North-East Region. The Housing and Development Board housing estate of Serangoon New Town in Serangoon is one of the smaller new towns. Its town centre is known as Serangoon Central, and is the target of extensive future development. The Serangoon Planning Area, an urban planning zone under the Urban Redevelopment Authority, encompasses the entire Serangoon New Town and the private estates at Serangoon Gardens. It lies between Ang Mo Kio and Hougang.

For public transport, Serangoon New Town is served by the Mass Rapid Transit line, at the North-East Line and Circle Linestation of Serangoon MRT Station, and public bus services. Serangoon also refers to the area where Serangoon Road passes through and where is now known as Little India.



Etymology and history


Tamil Muslim traders from India pioneered the settlement of Serangoon in early 19th century.[2] Serangoon Road was first identified as a bridle path in 1821, and by 1822 it had reached the present Woodsville Corner. A road was proposed in 1822 and by 1827 the road reached the Serangoon River.

It is difficult to say what the word Serangoon actually means. The etymology of the word is uncertain. The most plausible view holds that it was derived from a small marsh bird, the burong ranggong, which was common in the swamps of the Serangoon River (formerly the Rangon River). It had a black back, white breast, long, sharp bill, grey crest, long neck and unwebbed feet.



Siddique and Puru Shotam, however, argue that such as derivation meant that the name developed after the road, which is inconsistent with the fact that the term ranggong predates the development of the road.

In the 1828 Franklin and Jackson's Plan of Singapore, there are three references to Rangung: Tanjong "Rangung", the River "Rangung" and the Island "Rangung". In Coleman's 1836 Map of Singapore, the names Tanjong Rangon and Rangon River can already be found. Rangong in Malay means "warped or shrunken", as of the plane of a wallroof or decking. It is evident that the road cut from Selegi was named by the early references to "Rangung" in the north-east of the island — one road linking the swamp bird area of ranggong — hence "Serangoon".

For the Chinese, the road is called hou gang lu(後港路) or ow kang, meaning "back of the port road", signifying that one could go to the back of the port in Kallang.


Serangoon Road in Little India

The northern tip of Serangoon Road is known as nan sheng hua yuen pien (南生花園邊), or "fringe of garden in the south", which referred to the Chinese vegetable gardens in the Bendemeer area. This general area was also termed mang chai chiao (feet of the jackfruit) because of the many jackfruit trees which grew there. The Hokkien Chinese name for Serangoon Road was au kang in, meaning "back creek". The Chinese refer to Serangoon Gardens as ang sali.

The main occupants of the area were, however, the Indian community. Indians congregated here from 1826 to work in the brick kilns செங்கல் சூளை and cattle industries situated here. The kilns were discontinued in 1860 and the cattle sheds were removed by the municipality in 1936. The area, however, remains predominantly Indian and today is known as "Little India", லிட்டில் இந்தியா the locus of Singapore Indian retailing, everyday culture and festivities.





Panoramic view of the Serangoon and Bishan area, as seen from Ang Mo Kio






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