George Edwards Peacock

Custom House & part of Circular Wharf, Sydney N.S.W.

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This view shows the Customs House from the east side of Sydney Cove, looking back into the Rocks across the Quay. It shows the recently reclaimed `Semi-Circular Quay', one of the biggest public work projects of the day, which took seven years to complete between 1837-1844