Janing police station in Upper Perak

Source: Arkib Negara Malaysia

Source: Arkib Negara Malaysia

Up until 1886, Hulu Perak or Upper Perak was administered from Kuala Kangsar. Goverment officials only came once in a while to Kota Tampan and Lenggong. In 1886, the government decided that Teluk Janing (now called Kuala Kenering) to be the new administration for Hulu Perak. Teluk Janing is located besides the Perak River and is about 50 miles north of Kuala Kangsar.

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