Surry Hills 62: Devonshire Street to Railway Square

Before entering the Underworld, consider the lilies, so to speak…

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Then dive under what used to be the Sandhills Cemetery as you make your way to Railway Square. They say the bodies — including perhaps that of my convict ancestor Jacob — were removed before Devonshire Street took its dive under the current Central Station, but, I sometimes ask, were they? All of them? Could those be ghosts we pass in our journey?

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Original photos by Neil Whitfield 2008