plaque with id: 3272

Dalhousie Obelisk, 1 Empress Place, Singapore 179555 1st Marquess Dalhousie(Civic Officer)(Photos Taken: 01-Nov-2018)Link
Plaque Wording: ... Chinese and Native inhabitants of Singapore to commemorate the visit in the month of February 1850 of the most noble Marquess of Dalhousie K.T. Governor General of British India on which occasion we emphatically recognized the wisdom of liberating commerce from all restraints under which enlightened policy this settlement has rapidly attained its present rank among British possessions and with which its future prosperity must ever be identified.

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