Coleman Bridge was first built in 1840 as a brick bridge, Coleman Bridge was named after its architect, George Drumgold Coleman, an Irishman who came to Singapore in 1826. Coleman was subsequently appointed as the first Superintendent of Public Works in Singapore. He brought with him an architectural style known as Palladian, an adaptation from Greek and Roman styles to the tropical climate. Coleman Bridge is on New Bridge Road; is on Eu Tong Sen Road; is on Boat Quay; is on Upper Circular Road; is near River Valley Road; is near North Boat Quay; is near Hill Street; is near Carpenter Street; Coleman Bridge is geographically located at latitude(1.2897 degrees) 1° 17' 22" North of the Equator and longitude (103.8479 degrees) 103° 50' 52" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.
The locations related to Coleman Bridge are represented by the nearest distances for a beam of light to travel and may not be nearest by road. For example, Coleman Bridge is located 83 metres from MITA Building. Coleman Bridge is located 88 metres from Riverwalk. Coleman Bridge is located 138 metres from High Street Centre. Coleman Bridge is located 145 metres from Soho @ Central. Coleman Bridge is located 159 metres from Elgin Bridge.
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|MITA Building is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Coleman Bridge. MITA Building - 3 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Riverwalk is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Coleman Bridge. Riverwalk - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
|High Street Centre is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Coleman Bridge. High Street Centre - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
Merchant Court 0.3km, Swissotel Merchant Court Hotel 0.3km, Park Hotel Clarke Quay 0.3km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Coleman Bridge.
Riverwalk 0.1km, High Street Centre 0.1km, Soho @ Central 0.1km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Coleman Bridge.
Flag Staff 0.2km, Singapore Time Ball 0.2km, Fort Canning Lighthouse 0.3km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Coleman Bridge.
Lee Kong Chian School of Business 0.7km, SMU School of Accountancy 0.7km, SMU School of Law 0.7km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Coleman Bridge.
Hong Lim Park 0.4km, Padang 0.6km, Spice Gardens at Fort Canning 0.6km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Coleman Bridge.