is one of the major roads in Singapore
. It connects Jalan Toa Payoh, at the junction with Serangoon Road
, Bendemeer Road
and the Pan Island Expressway
in the west, with Airport Road, at the intersection with Paya Lebar Road and Upper Paya Lebar Road, in the east.
MacPherson Road separates Toa Payoh
planning area on its north side from Geylang
planning area on the south side. The road was originally called Jalan Klapa, which was renamed after China War (1841) veteran, Lieutenant Colonel Ronald MacPherson (1817-69).
Map of MacPherson Road
MacPherson Road on Google Maps Street View
1. Singapore Street Names
, by Victor R. Savage and Brenda S.A. Yeoh, page 243
Planning Areas of Singapore
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