The first locomotive. 4th August, 1906. X
The official opening for Central Railway Station in Sydney, Australia was held on the 4th of August, 1906.
The old booking hall in 1906, the year the station opened. X
The station opened to passengers the following day.
Laying the foundation stone in 1903. X
Replacing previous stations in the city, Central was built on land that belonged to a number of businesses and charities including a female refuge and a police station.
Devonshire Street Cemetery in 1902 X
The site had also been home to the Devonshire Street Cemetery. Families of people buried there were given two months to move their relatives’ bodies.