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Petersham

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Westbourne Lane, Petersham:
"Dad, our usual parking place for the boat is taken."
"Well, find another place for it, why don't you."


Pitt Town

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Welcome to Davis Lane, the second-busiest street in Pitt Town Bottoms, a suburb according to street directories but defined as a locality and part of Pitt Town by the Geographic Names Board.
(Also see next four photos)


Pitt Town

Most of the giant Pitt Town Bottoms properties are unfenced, as here in Davis Lane.
(Also see previous photo and next three photos)


Pitt Town

Davis Lane has character of its own.
(Also see previous two photos and next two photos)


Pitt Town

We're now at the end of Davis Lane. This must be waiting shed for passengers of the express bus service.
(Also see previous three photos and next photo)


Pitt Town

Just in case you thought Davis Lane went a bit further.
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Pitt Town

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Is there any other street name in Sydney which combines two suburb names like this one in Pitt Town?


Potts Point

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Negotiate this entrance to a garage at the Hughes Place rear of Wayside Chapel, Potts Point, and you’ll never complain about your driveway again.


Queens Park

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This is where Bourke Lane intersects with Bourke Lane. Yes, Bourke Lane (east to west) intersects with another Bourke Lane going north to south. If that’s not enough for you, there’s yet another, third, Bourke Lane, parallel to and just 70 metres from the north-south Bourke Lane. Still not satisfied? Then Bourke Street is only another 70 metres away. Who would be a postie in Queens Park?


Raby

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How did the widowed cannibal feel about his nagging wife, the Roman soldier?
A Raby street has the answer.


Randwick

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Randwick can boast that only one other street in Sydney (Aeolus Avenue, Ryde), has a name beginning with three vowels. But Randwick's street has a record five vowels to only one consonant.

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