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Sculptures on David Jones Building

Adelaide Central Plaza  Most South Australians and many other people from other parts of Australia and around the world will know about John Martin in connection with retail history in Adelaide. Partners Otto Peters and John Martin established a drapery … Continue reading

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Thebarton Air Raid Shelter

92 South Road TORRENSVILLE SA (Corner Ashley Street & South Road TORRENSVILLE SA) Have you ever noticed this structure on South Road, just near the Thebarton Oval? Or wondered what it is? This is an air raid shelter built in the … Continue reading

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More stobie poles

Surrey Street, GOODWOOD  Stobie poles are popular for children’s artwork. These four poles are easy to spot on the corner of Surrey and Hampton Streets, GOODWOOD. Springbank Road Panorama (just near Daniels Road). Two sides of one Stobie pole. If the Stobie … Continue reading

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What is a Stobie pole?

When you are in South Australia, you will most likely hear people mentioning Stobie poles. People often talk about these poles as being ‘deadly’ or ‘killers’. If you are wondering what they are, but were too afraid to ask – … Continue reading

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