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  • Elgin Bridge and OCBC Centre : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Elgin Bridge and OCBC Centre. Beyond the bridge, moored along Singapore River, are bumboats, also called twakows or tongkangs. In the background are financial buildings like the UIC Building, DBS Tower and Central Provident Fund (CPF) Building, framed against the skyline. Physical dimensions of original: 13 x...
  • Cavenagh Bridge at dusk : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Cavenagh Bridge at the Singapore River as night falls. Set against the skyline is UOB Building and OCBC Centre. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge at dusk : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Cavenagh Bridge at the Singapore River as night falls. Set against the skyline is UOB Building and OCBC Centre. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge police notice : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Transportation · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a view of the Cavenagh Bridge entrance with a police notice placed before it to indicate that the bridge is for pedestrians, not vehicles or animals. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge, 2003 : panoramic view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Transportation · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This 2003 photograph shows a panoramic view of Cavenagh Bridge across the Singapore river. Originally designed as a drawbridge, it was subsequently found to be suitable only as a fixed structure. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge name plate : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a close-up view of the Cavenagh Bridge name plate. Hanging under the bridge, it states that the bridge was built in 1869. The side of the bridge, made of circular metal rings painted white, is visible above the name plate. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1979 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows Cavenagh Bridge at the Singapore River. Set against the skyline is UOB Building and OCBC Centre. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge police notice : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · M. Ashif Padili
    This is a close-up of the police notice placed at the entrance of Cavenagh Bridge. It is surrounded by a chain and an explanatory note is placed at its base. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge, 2003 : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Arts · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a general view of Cavenagh Bridge which was built to allay the inconvenience of crossing the Singapore River by boat. Located near the Fullerton Hotel, Cavenagh Bridge is named after Straits Settlements Governor, Sir William Orfeur Cavenagh. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge police notice : close-up [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of a notice put up by the police to restrict Cavenagh Bridge to pedestrain usage, for fear of collapse. Traffic was diverted to Anderson Bridge. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge, 2003 : general view [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Transportation · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a 2003 view of Cavenagh Bridge from the bank. Built in 1869, it is a suspension bridge with cable-stays. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge dedication plate : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Transportation · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a general view of the Cavenagh Bridge dedication plate, in honour of Major General Orfeur Cavenagh, the last Governor of the Straits Settlements (1859-1867), after whom the bridge was named. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge plate : close-up [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Transportation · Heirwin Mohd Nasir
    This is a close-up view of the plate that identifies the engineering company which constructed the Cavenagh Bridge, the year it was built, and the place where the steel structure was made. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mouth of Singapore River, 2004 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Bonny
    This 2004 photograph shows a view of the mouth of Singapore River, with the Esplanade and Esplanade Bridge on the right, and the Swissôtel The Stamford on the left. The War Memorial can be seen in the distance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge plate : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows a view of the plate that identifies the engineering company which constructed the Cavenagh Bridge, the year the bridge was built and the place where the steel structure was made. Cavenagh Bridge is named after Straits Settlements Governor Sir William Orfeur Cavenagh. The bridge is located...
    Reproduction Available
  • Cavenagh Bridge S.pore in 1894 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is an 1894 G.R. Lambert & Co. photograph of the Cavenagh Bridge (formerly known as the Edinburgh Bridge). The Cavenagh is the oldest bridge across Singapore River. Commercial Square, now known as Raffles Place, is located in the background. Inscribed with "Cavenagh Bridge S.pore" More information can be found...
  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1982 : side view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee, Kip Lin · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1982 photograph shows Cavenagh Bridge. Cavenagh Bridge is named after Straits Settlements Governor, Sir William Orfeur Cavenagh. The bridge is located near the Fullerton Hotel. Title devised by Library staff.
    Reproduction Available