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Cavenagh Bridge -2016

Cavenagh Bridge is located across the Singapore River in the Central Region.1 It is named after William Orfeur Cavenagh, the last governor of the Straits Settlements (1859–67) under British India control. The bridge, completed in 1869, is the oldest bridge across the Singapore River.2 It was the last major work of the Indian convicts and now serves as a footbridge.3