Sedan


Sedan, population about 100, is a small town sitting on the Murray Flats where the old stock routes crossed. In its heyday, it had many businesses from a mill and lime kiln through to a stock agent, boarding house and betting shop, but like many rural towns went into decline.

cross road2 km to Sedan

homesteadOld homestead at the 2 km sign

homestead 2Wattle and daub construction

sedan millThe Sedan Mill closed in the 1970’s

mill buildingOld shed and farming equipment

opening hoursBank of Adelaide opening hours of some years ago

sedan mill gateWrought iron gate most probably made by the blacksmith

Categories: Abandoned, Black & White, Decay, DeclineTags: ,

4 comments

  1. Love the images Barbara………………Sedan is such an interesting old town, great “photo fodder” to be found there!

  2. Thanks Jill, it is sad to see these old towns fading away.

  3. Brilliant once again when I was younger spent a lot of time at Sedan so sad to see it going into decline like so many small country towns excellent photography

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