Re: NSW wharves 1892


Yes, the 'Left Bank' in Paris, for example.

From: "eoliver@... [LRRSA]"
To: LRRSA@...
Sent: Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 5:49
Subject: Re: [LRRSA] NSW wharves 1892

On 30.08.2017 11:36, 'Peter Cokley' yahoomail@... [LRRSA] wrote:
> The 1892 NSW government wharves list uses the left and right side of
> river terminology. Cudgen wharf is shown as right bank and Tweed Heads
> left bank. That only matches if heading downstream. Any folk here know
> if that downstream terminology assumption is correct?

That is certainly standard usage and has presumably not changed over the
years. Google
left bank right definition downstream
to get numerous references.

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