Cavenagh Bridge is the grand old lady of the Singapore River bridges. Built in 1869, the bridge was named in honour of Colonel Cavenagh, the last India-appointed Governor of Singapore. It was originally designed as a drawbridge but on its completion was found only to be suitable only as a fixed structure. It is now a pedestrain bridge. Lots of steel rivets are used in its construction and steel casting common contruction methods used during that era. Cavenagh Bridge is on Empress Place; is near Boat Quay; is near Fullerton Road; is near Battery Road; is near Connaught Drive; is near Esplanade Drive; is near Chulia Street; is near Collyer Quay; Cavenagh Bridge is geographically located at latitude(1.2868 degrees) 1° 17' 12" North of the Equator and longitude (103.852 degrees) 103° 51' 7" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.
The locations related to Cavenagh Bridge are represented by the shortest distances between two points on Earth and may not be nearest by road. For example, Cavenagh Bridge is located 24 metres from Asian Civilization Museum. Cavenagh Bridge is located 57 metres from Dalhousie Obelisk. Cavenagh Bridge is located 102 metres from Esplanade Park Tunnel. Cavenagh Bridge is located 116 metres from Anderson Bridge. Cavenagh Bridge is located 119 metres from Maybank Tower.
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|Asian Civilization Museum is located 0 Kilometres away from Cavenagh Bridge. Asian Civilization Museum - 6 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Dalhousie Obelisk is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Cavenagh Bridge. Dalhousie Obelisk - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Esplanade Park Tunnel is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Cavenagh Bridge. Esplanade Park Tunnel - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
Fullerton Hotel 0.1km, Fullerton Bay Hotel 0.4km, Excelsior Hotel 0.7km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Cavenagh Bridge.
Golden+Shoe+Car+Park 0.4km, High Street Centre 0.5km, Riverwalk 0.5km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Cavenagh Bridge.
Asian Civilization Museum 0km, Dalhousie Obelisk 0.1km, Stamford Raffles Raffles Statue in Black 0.1km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Cavenagh Bridge.
Moral Childcare Centre 0.7km, Lee Kong Chian School of Business 1km, SMU School of Accountancy 1km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Cavenagh Bridge.
Old Merlion Park 0.2km, Clifford Square 0.3km, Padang 0.4km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Cavenagh Bridge.
Lim Bo Seng Memorial is about 0.2 km away.
Singapore Cricket Club is about 0.2 km away.
Old Parliament House is about 0.2 km away.
One Fullerton is about 0.2 km away.
Masjid Moulana Mohd Ali is about 0.2 km away.
Esplanade Bridge is about 0.3 km away.