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Artistic design of Lindfield quarry

Mae Matthews recently presented the painting by her grandmother, Helen Matthews, to Ku-ring-gai Mayor Jennifer Anderson and it will become part of the Council?s art collection.

?The work has great historical significance for Ku-ring-gai, which was home to several quarries in the last century,? said Mayor Anderson.

Mae?s grandmother, Helen Matthews, who passed away in 1987, had also worked as a draftswoman in the office of Sydney Harbour Bridge designer Dr John Bradfield.

The quarry, which was on Slade Ave, is now a park.

Source: Local North Shore Times

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