It's the Daily Photo Bloggers Theme Day again! This month the theme is Cemeteries / Tombstones. I am posting a memorial that was built for Lieutenant Colonel Ronald MacPherson (1817-1869). He was the first Colonial Secretary when the Straits Settlements became a Crown Colony in 1867.
If you have been to Singapore and seen the beautiful St Andrew's Cathedral, it is Ronald MacPherson who designed it. It is suppose to be the finest specimen of ecclesiastical architecture in the east.
The MacPherson area in Singapore and MacPherson Road is also named after him.
This memorial stone can be found in the grounds of St Andrew's Cathedral.
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Due to different time-zones, some photos might appear at a later time.
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