Cathay Building



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The Cathay Building, near the city end of Orchard Road, was at one time, the tallest building in Singapore and a very familiar landmark.

During the fighting on Singapore Island, the cinema in the building was used as a hospital, and during a Japanese bombing raid, received a direct hit.


Last updated 29/08/2022