Pasa Batingkek

Pasa Batingkek, demikian orang Agam mengenalnya. Terletak di puncak Bukik Kandang Kabau dan dahulunya ialah pasar serikat di Luhak Agam. Belanda menatanya dengan membuat bangunan beratap tak berdinding yang dikenal dengan nama Los Galuang kemudian pada tahun 1972 ditukar dengan bangunan permanen bertingkat tiga atau ada juga yang menyebutnya bertingkat dua. Pasar yang sebelumnya merupakan…

Resident House 1870

Woning van de resident in Fort de Kock, Sumatra. || Home of the resident at Fort de Kock, Sumatra. circa 1870. We dont know yet the meaning of resident on this picture information. There are Colonial Officer who call as Mr Resident and Mr. Asistant Resident. Mr. Resident was head of province, Mr Asistand Resident was head…

Sociëteits Roads

Rijtuigen rijden elkaar tegemoet op de Sociëteitsweg in Fort de Kock || Hansome Cab driving towards each other at the Sociëteits Road in Fort de Kock (Bukit Tinggi). 1880-1940. Sociëteits Roads the name of this road in Colonial time, now people knows that as Jam Gadang Roads. This road toward Pasa Ateh.  From another picture we just…

European Woman in Pasa Ateh

The Pasa Ateh in Bukit Tinggi in 1926, from this picture we can see the loods building clearly. There are one European woman with her two kids. Also two Minangkabau kids stand looked to the camera, looked this two kids cloth. We dont know in what loods she standing but we can see the letter…

Heritage Bereaved

This show us the effect of earthquaqe at 2007/2009 in Bukit Tinggi. This building has shophouse in Pasa Ateh at Bukit Tinggi. What can we do, the nature has own decision.   We wish a few of us have recorded wit picture or anything else. ___________________________ Peningalan Bersejarah Berduka, gempa yang terjadi pada tahun 2007/2009…

Pasa Ateh

Pasa Ateh with no year, we can see the merchants with their equipment like the big umbrella which made from bamboo. We dont yet where is this location ecatly happen, and we can see there still stand Banyan tree. Could it from before 1900? ________________________ Tidak kami temukan keterangan tahun pada gambar, gambar ini memperlihatkan…

Pasa Ateh from Jam Gadang

Many comment said that this was Pasa Ateh and from another source we found that this condition in the Dutch Agression II in Bukit Tinggi. In the right side there has a stairs, that is Janjang Gudang and far in there was rice field where possibilities Kampuang Tangah Sawah. And the road there towards to…

Jam Gadang & Bemo

Jam Gadang in 1970, this picture taken from Pasa Batingkek front of Jam Gadang. We can see there in front of Pasa Batingkek was Bemo Parking Place. Bemo is one kind of Transportation Vehicle wich has been vanished in Indonesia. This is unic vehicle, have three wheel with bumper taper. There beside Jam Gadang we…

Market Day in Bukit Tinggi

This picture show us situation at market day in Bukit Tinggi in 1915-1940. There is shophouse building, maybe this picture taken in Pasa Ateh. Matrassenverkoopster op de markt (pasar) te Fort de Kock, Sumatra || Saleswoman mattresses on the market (pasar) to Fort de Kock, Sumatra. ________________________________ Gambar Pertama menunjukkan keadaan pada Hari Pekan di Bukit…

Clock Tower in the day

The situation in Jam Gadang in cloudy day, we can see the two buildings beside of Jam Gadang. One of them stop two car in front of that building. This picture taken from Kampuang Cino (Chinatown). This picture have year 193o-1940. _____________________ Keadaan di Jam Gadang di hari yang berawan, tiada tampak Gunung Marapi karena…