Rest and relax in these lovely monuments

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There are 2 dome roof monuments located outside Fort Canning Centre.  These 2 lovely shelters painted in white were designed by architect George Drumgoole Coleman, during the 18th century.  Mr GD Coleman was one of the remarkable pioneers architects in Singapore history. 

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He is also the designer of Coleman Bridge, which was named after him.

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There isn’t any record showing the date of construction as well as the purpose.  Most probably, it’s meant for a quiet time in the sweetest part of the hill.


6 thoughts on “Rest and relax in these lovely monuments

    iamforchange said:
    April 24, 2013 at 7:49 am

    iamforchange says:
    April 22, 2013 at 2:57 am So many have shared so much with me and I wish to share as well please accept my nominations and if nothing else know I am grateful for your sharing on your pages with us all and the time you share with me on mine.Thank you!! 🙂 Joe

      Sydney Fong responded:
      April 25, 2013 at 12:18 am

      Thank you, Joe! Is so nice of you! 🙂

    littledogslaughed said:
    April 25, 2013 at 11:02 pm

    These are lovely Sydney-what a wonderful way to pass some time.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      April 26, 2013 at 12:11 am

      Is a couple hang out place! 🙂

    kelihasablog said:
    May 1, 2013 at 8:57 pm

    That’s a really beautiful place Sydney! good place to take a good book to read and be alone… or go with loved one for romantic time. 😀

      Sydney Fong responded:
      May 2, 2013 at 12:27 am

      It happens a couple of lovey dovey there, so I can’t do my rest and relax… 😦

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