Liverpool Street, Hobart

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Liverpool Street
Tasmania
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Liverpool Street
General information
Type Street
Length 1 km (0.6 mi)
Major junctions
East end Brooker Avenue
West end West Hobart
Location(s)
Suburb(s) Hobart CBD, West Hobart

Liverpool Street is a street in the Central Business District of Hobart, in the state of Tasmania.

It runs parallel to Macquarie and Davey Streets from Brooker Avenue in the north, then southward through the central section of the CBD where it crosses Campbell Street, Argyle Street, Murray Street and Elizabeth Street, and then on to the south end of the city centre.

Royal Hobart hospital is located on its eastern side, near Brooker Avenue.

It has had in the past hotels, like Harringtons, on the corner of Liverpool and Harrington Street [1]

22 September 2007 Fire destroyed the historic Myer building. In November 2014 construction started on the site.

26th November 2015 Stage 1 of the New Myer Store opened. During construction of stage 1 at Myer Liverpool Street between Murray Street and Elizabeth Street was changed from 2 lanes to 1 lane.

Notes[edit]

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  1. ^ Dennison, C. J; Hobart City Council (2008), Here's Cheers : a pictorial history of hotels, taverns & inns in Hobart, Hobart City Council, ISBN 978-0-9805139-0-5