A new book about Parramatta, incorporating the history and development of the City of Parramatta, Australia’s second settlement and home of many of the earliest industries and architecture in the colony.
With photographs and history about all the suburbs in the Parramatta municipality from Camellia and Carlingford, through Eastwood and Harris Park, to Toongabbie, Wentworthville and Winston Hills.
The Aboriginal history, white settlement, early land division, speculating and subdivision, commercial growth, ferries and the story of the Parramatta River are covered in detail in this heavily illustrated book. Published in October 2001.
John McClymont. 140 pages, b & w.