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Cavenagh Bridge, Singapore

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Cavenagh Bridge is the only suspension bridge in Singapore. Originally known as the Edinburgh Bridge, its name was changed to Cavenagh Bridge in honour of Major General Orfeur Cavenagh, the last India-appointed Governor of the Straits Settlements.

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Designed by Col. G. Collyer R.E. and Rowland Mason Ordish, and constructed by P. and W. MacLellan of Glasgow in 1868.[1]

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  1. [1] Engineering, 10 July 1868