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  • 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.
  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1887 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1887 photograph shows a view of Cavenagh Bridge taken after the fire in Flint’s Buildings in April 1886. The roofs of the General Post Office (built in 1884) are visible. The Master Attendant’s office and landing stage can be seen on the left. Cavenagh Bridge was first opened, for...
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  • Master Attendant Office, S'pore 11, 1890 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890 photograph of the road from Town Hall shows the Master Attendant’s Office and Cavenagh Bridge on the right. On the left the Volunteers’ Drill Hall, which is nearing completion (opened January 1891). Title devised by library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.
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  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1879 : general view

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1879 photograph shows a view of the Cavenagh Bridge. Part of the old Fort Fullerton wall can be seen to the left of the bridge. The roof of the newly-built Exchange Building can be seen on the far left. The tower at 19 Collyer Quay can be seen on...
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  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1870 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of the oldest bridge in Singapore in its original form. It links the civic district at the north bank of Singapore River to the commercial district. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cavenagh Bridge, circa 1919 : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph, taken around 1919, is mounted on a board, with handwritten words "Kavanagh Bridge" on the front and "1919" on the back. The photograph shows Cavenagh Bridge, which is named after Sir Lieutenant General William Orfeur Cavenagh, the last Governor of the Straits Settlements (1859 - 1867). It was...
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  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1900s : general view

    Streets and Places · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co., taken between 1900 to 1909, shows a view of the Cavenagh Bridge. There is a handwritten note, "Cavenagh Bridge from Marine Police Station" on the front of the photograph. Built in 1868, the Cavenagh Bridge was named after Sir Lieutenant General William Orfeur...
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  • Cavenagh Bridge.221, 1890s : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Lambert, G. R. · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1890s photograph from G.R. Lambert & Co. shows Cavenagh Bridge. Built in 1868, the Cavenagh Bridge was named after Sir Lieutenant General William Orfeur Cavenagh, the last Governor of the Straits Settlements (1859 - 1867). It was the last major work of the Indian convicts based in Singapore and...
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  • Cavenagh Bridge and Marine Police Headquarters : aerial view

    Streets and Places · Tyers, R. K. (Ray K.), 1919- · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1950s photograph of the Cavenagh Bridge and the Marine Police Headquarters in the background. This picture was taken from the Fullerton building which is across the Marine Police Headquarters and Empress Place (now Asian Civilisation Museum). Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY...
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  • 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...
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  • Cavenagh Bridge, 1960s : general view

    Streets and Places · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photograph shows Cavenagh Bridge, which is named after Sir Lieutenant General William Orfeur Cavenagh, the last Governor of the Straits Settlements (1859 - 1867). It was built in 1868 by Indian convicts based in Singapore. Today, it is the oldest bridge across the Singapore River and serves as...
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  • 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...
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  • 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.
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