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Jack McBurney

Jack McBurney is a well known resident and identity of the Fairfield area. He recalls some of his memories of growing up in the district and the changes that have occured.

I went to Beecroft Primary School and then Parramatta High School. There was no high school other than Parramatta. There was a domestic school, domestic high school at Liverpool where you went to up to third year, which my sisters went to. And then my — Merle one of my sisters then went to Parramatta Domestic High School. But there was no high school for boys other than Parramatta or there was one at Homebush, Homebush Boys High. So we went to Parramatta High School which was the only Co Ed High School in the state…

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