Penrith

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Australia's oldest church established in Coromandel Road Ebenezer NSW 2756

Ebenezer Church

Australia's oldest church established in 1809, Coromandel Road Ebenezer NSW 2756

A car and steam train crossing North Richmond Bridge over the Hawkesbury River in National Library of Australia. Richmond Bridge, Blue Mountains Australia, Local History, Family History, Cool Eyes, Great Photos, Places To Visit, River, South Wales

Car and steam train crossing Richmond Bridge, Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, ca. 1945, 1 [picture]

Aerial photo of Penrith and the Nepean River in old raceway opposite the train station can be seen. National Library Of Australia. Blue Mountains Australia, Australian Road Trip, Penrith, Historical Architecture, Local History, Aerial View, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Airplane View

Aerial view of Penrith and the Nepean river, New South Wales, ca. 1930 [picture].

Aerial view of Penrith and the Nepean river,in western Sydney,ca. 1930.Photo from National Library of Australia.A♥W

Penrith Municipal Library located in the Penrith School of Arts, Castlereagh Street, Pinned on behalf of Penrith City Library. Historical Pictures, Historical Sites, South Australia, Western Australia, Local History, Family History, Australian Road Trip, City Library, Penrith

Penrith Municipal Library located in the Penrith School of Arts, Castlereagh Street, 1958. Pinned on behalf of Penrith City Library.

Locomotive 3250 hauling train to Richmond at Mulgrave, October 1940 [picture] The Rocks Sydney, Penrith, The Old Days, Blue Mountain, South Wales, Locomotive, Old Photos, The Past, Old Things

Locomotive 3250 hauling train to Richmond at Mulgrave, October 1940 [picture]

Courtesy Convict Footprints One of the great views down the Road showing the convicts hard at work quarrying stone, watched over by ever-present Redcoats. — at Devines Hill, Old Great North Road, Wiseman's Ferry. Re-enactment I guess! Sydney Australia, Western Australia, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Tourist Info, Aboriginal History, Penrith, Great North, Old Maps

Courtesy Convict Footprints One of the great views down the Road showing the convicts hard at work quarrying stone, watched over by ever-present Redcoats. — at Devines Hill, Old Great North Road, Wiseman's Ferry.

Henry Street, looking west to Station Street, Penrith in the 1960's and 2010. [1960's - Penrith City Council>2010 - Google Street View. By Phil Harvey] South Australia, Western Australia, Phil Harvey, Digital Story, Penrith, City Council, Local History, Blue Mountain, Nice Things

Henry Street, looking west to Station Street, Penrith in the 1960's and 2010. [1960's - Penrith City Council>2010 - Google Street View. By Phil Harvey]

Parker Street rail bridge, Penrith in the 1970's and 2010.  [1970's: Penrith in Pictures/Penrith City Council - 2010: Google Street View/by Phil Harvey] South Australia, Western Australia, Phil Harvey, Penrith, City Council, Amazing Pics, Local History, Blue Mountain

Parker Street rail bridge, Penrith in the 1970's and 2010. [1970's: Penrith in Pictures/Penrith City Council - 2010: Google Street View/by Phil Harvey]

 Although there have been numerous floods since European… Local History, Family History, Penrith, Family Memories, Sydney Australia, Genealogy, The Past, Icons, River

Hawkesbury River floods

The Hawkesbury River has a long history of floods and when Governor Phillip and his party explored the district shortly after arrival, debri was noted in the tree branches. In 1799 the river rose over 15m followed by three huge floods recorded including 1806. 1809, 1817 and 1819 saw a number of floods with heights reaching 14m and widespread damage in the Hawkesbury. Inhabitants had a period of calm with no major floods for over thirty years. Then successive floods in June 1864 caused major…

2007 trundles a Kurrajong bound passenger train along March Street, Richmond, NSW. The Kurrajong extension beyond Richmond lasted from 1926 to South Windsor, Old Trains, St Albans, Steam Engine, Steam Locomotive, Train Tracks, Historical Photos, Vintage Photos, Past

a Kurrajong bound passenger train trundles along March Street, Richmond, NSW. This was probably 'Pansy'.

Aerial view of the heart of Penrith, 1943 and 2010.    [1943: Spacial Information Exchange/NSW Land and Property Information - 2010: Google Maps/by Phil Harvey] South Australia, Western Australia, Phil Harvey, Penrith, Local History, Blue Mountain, Tasmania, Aerial View, Historical Photos

Aerial view of the heart of Penrith, 1943 and 2010. [1943: Spacial Information Exchange/NSW Land and Property Information - 2010: Google Maps/by Phil Harvey]

Kurrajong orchards, Blue Mountains, New South Wales of yesteryears. Penrith, Orchards, Blue Mountain, Union Jack, South Wales, North West, Old Photos, Sydney, City Photo

Kurrajong orchards, Blue Mountains, New South Wales of yesteryears.v@e

The Great Western Road,St Mary's in the outer western suburb of Sydney in around 1905 Penrith, Great Western, Historical Images, Blue Mountain, South Wales, Geography, Fresh Water, Sydney, The Past

The Great Western Road,St Mary's in the outer western suburb of Sydney in around 1905 -1910. •Penrith Library•