Jalan Alor, now officially Jalan Kejora. Photo by John Walker, Creative Commons Attribution License.
Jalan Alor, now officially Jalan Kejora. Photo by John Walker, Creative Commons Attribution License.

How many old road names can you remember? Thanks to the KL City Gallery, we’ve dug up a few colonial road names that may no longer be familiar:

Jalan Raja Laut – formerly Broadrick Road

Jalan Tun H.S. Lee – formerly Jalan Bandar or High Street

Jalan Hang Jebat – formerly Davidson Road

Jalan Sultan Ismail – formerly Treacher Road

Jalan Masjid India – formerly Dickson Road

Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin – formerly Victory Avenue

Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock – formerly Foch Avenue

Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman – formerly Batu Road

Photo: Creative Commons

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