The clock tower was built to commemorate , the first British Resident in Perak who was killed on 2 November 1875 at Pasir Salak.
I embarked at Penang, sailed in a coastal steamship for Teluk Anson—and entrained for Ipoh.
The historical Town Hall building, Railway Station, Court House, State Medical and Health Office, Central Police Station, Royal Ipoh Club and Padang are located along this road.
From Singapore it is easy to reach Ipoh by air as there are daily flights from Changi Airport Budget Terminal to Ipoh's Sultan Azlan Shah Airport.
Bullet wood is an evergreen tree reaching a height of about 16 m 52 ft.
Seenivasagam Park, formerly Coronation Park The so-called New Town, to the east of the Kinta River, was developed by around 1908.