Dictionary of Sydney

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Loftus Lane

Laneway between Loftus and Young Streets, Sydney, which provided a back entrance to the shipping brokers, customs agents and wool buyers which existed in the area during the shipping boom of the nineteenth century. With pulleys and hoists from many buildings, it was a noisy cart filled lane for decades.

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