Kilburn, South Australia

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Kilburn
AdelaideSouth Australia
Grand junction rd kilburn.jpg
Grand Junction Road, Kilburn
Postcode(s) 5084
LGA(s) City of Port Adelaide Enfield
State electorate(s) Enfield[1]
Federal Division(s) Adelaide
Suburbs around Kilburn:
Wingfield Dry Creek, Gepps Cross Gepps Cross
Regency Park Kilburn Enfield
Dudley Park Prospect Sefton Park

Kilburn is a suburb in the inner north of Adelaide, South Australia. The suburb borders Blair Athol, Gepps Cross, Wingfield, Regency Park and Prospect.[2] Kilburn shares the same postcode as Blair Athol which is 5084 and was previously known as 'Little Chicago' before its name was changed during the 20th century.[1]

Education[edit]

Kilburn has one primary school. St Brigids Primary School is a private school located on Le Hunte St. It caters for year levels Reception to Year 7. Also, St. Gabriel's Primary School, Enfield is also located near Kilburn. It is situated on Whittington Tce, is co-educational and also caters for Reception to Year 7.

Transport[edit]

Kilburn is only a 10- to 15-minute drive from the CBD (Central Business District). The suburb is well-serviced by public transport. The G10 and G11 buslines pass through Kilburn and Blair Athol along Prospect Road. Kilburn train station, located on Railway Terrace, has services that go to and from the city. Buses 235, 237, 238 and 239 traverse Kilburn along Churchill Road and terminate at Kilburn, Valley View, Mawson Lakes UniSA and Arndale Shopping Centre respectively.

Heritage listings[edit]

Kilburn has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Property Location Browser: Search for 'Kilburn, SUB' (ID SA0036544)". Government of South Australia. Retrieved 5 April 2016. 
  2. ^ 2003 Adelaide Street Directory, 41st Edition. UBD (A Division of Universal Press Pty Ltd). 2003. ISBN 0-7319-1441-4. 
  3. ^ "Islington Railway Workshops Chief Mechanical Engineer's Office". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "Islington Railway Workshops Fabrication Shop". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 
  5. ^ "Islington Railway Workshops Foundry". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 
  6. ^ "Islington Railway Workshops Apprentice School". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 
  7. ^ "Islington Railway Workshops Electrical Shop". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 
  8. ^ "Islington Railway Workshops Fabrication Shop Annex". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 
  9. ^ "Former Tubemakers Administration Building No 2". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 
  10. ^ "Former Tubemakers Administration Building No 1". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 15 August 2016. 

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Coordinates: 34°51′40″S 138°35′49″E / 34.861°S 138.597°E / -34.861; 138.597