Surry Hills 68: just a day at the office

Down in the Surry Hills “lowlands” around the area of Elizabeth, Albion and Campbell Streets today, where I saw these painters at work in Reservoir Street. It was a very windy afternoon too.

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But imagine being a painter of window-cleaner on the other side of the railway, as seen from Elizabeth Street. BTW, my convict ancestor’s hut was very likely somewhere nearby, or under, the point from which I took this…

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Original photos by Neil Whitfield 2008