Hi there! This blog will be about the change and continuity of Clarke Quay. You will learn the history of Clarke Quay through reading this blog. One can also see the changes of Clarke Quay and the things that remains. Enjoy! :D

Done By: Choy Rui Zhi, Ryan Chew and Chan Kuang Seng :P

"To know the truth of history is to realize its ultimate myth and its inevitable ambiguity."
- Roy P. Basler

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Coleman Bridge: Where Our Journey Begins

We started our trip at Coleman bridge. Ha, ha, look at Ryan Chew, he is excited for the trip :P.

( Ryan Chew (left), Chan Kuang Seng (right) ) 

 Coleman Bridge

Coleman Bridge
Coleman bridge is designed by Irish designer, George D. Coleman, Singapore's first architect and the first Superintendent of Public Works. The Coleman Bridge was demolished in 1986 and rebuild. Coleman Bridges have been replaced thrice. Click the picture for more detail!

MICA Building
MICA Building
What is behind Coleman Bridge? It is the MICA (Ministry of Information, Communication and the Arts) or otherwise known as the Old Hill Street Police Station, it was once a police station. Click the picture to know more about it!

"Clio, the muse of history, is as thoroughly infected with lies as a street whore with syphilis."