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Kilburn
AdelaideSouth Australia
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Grand Junction Road, Kilburn
Postcode: 5084
LGA: City of Port Adelaide Enfield
State District: Enfield
Federal Division: 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. 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.

Transport

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

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

  • Churchill Road: Islington Railway Workshops Chief Mechanical Engineer's Office
  • Churchill Road: Islington Railway Workshops Fabrication Shop
  • Churchill Road: Islington Railway Workshops Foundry
  • Churchill Road: Islington Railway Workshops Apprentice School
  • Churchill Road: Islington Railway Workshops Electrical Shop
  • Churchill Road: Islington Railway Workshops Fabrication Shop Annex
  • 498 Churchill Road: Tubemakers Administration Building No. 2
  • 500 Churchill Road: Tubemakers Administration Building No. 1

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