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Circular Quay

General Information

Beginning of works: 1837
Completion: 1847
Status: in use

Project Type

Function / usage: Port

Location

km Name

Technical Information

There currently is no technical data available.

Chronology

1837

Barney starts construction of "Semi-Circular Quay" on original shoreline of Sydney Cove and across mouth of Tank Stream.

1843

Prefix "Semi" already absent from surveyor Wells's map of Sydney, although retained in some later maps.

1847

Quay completed.

1888

Ferry jetties in south-western sector.

1904

Large ships excluded from southern end of Sydney Cove.

1952

Curved plan replaced by rectangular format in reconstruction of Quay area.

Participants

Engineering

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    10001373
  • Date created
    13/08/2008
  • Last Update
    16/05/2015