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Darkness in the City of Light: Walking tour: Tour Stops

Walk through what was once the underbelly of the City of Churches. Full of dubious characters, 'lurk merchants' and others just down on their luck.

Stops on the tour

Stop 1. State Library of South Australia

Stop 2. I Shot the Sheriff  - The first hanging and a Government House murder
Government House, North Terrace

Stop 3. The Saddling Paddock - Fallen women in their finery
34 Hindley Street

Stop 4. Coffee Palaces - Temperance amongst the intemperance
110 Hindley Street

Stop 5. The circus is in town - Shamrock Hotel
141 Currie Street

Stop 6. The Hooker Buildings - Salvation, suffering and a bet on the side
Corner of Morphett and Hindley Streets

Stop 7. Rosina Street - Monster Brothel
Rosina Street - southern end

Stop 8. Six o'clock closing and the swill - The Imperial Hotel
Corner of Grenfell and King William Street

Stop 9. Ding Dong Dowie - Fire and brimstone at the Adelaide Town Hall
Adelaide Town Hall, King William Street

Stop 10. Beef Riots - Treasury building
144 King William Street

Stop 11. Kingston Duel - Shade of the post office building
Victoria Square, King William Street

Stop 12. Jehovah's Witnesses the unlikely reds - 5KA during World War II
Corner of Franklin and Pitt Street

Stop 13. Insidious Temptation at the Central Market
Adelaide Central Market, Grote Street

Stop 14. King of the West End - Bert Edwards
8 Compton Street

Stop 15. Balaban Massacre
Corner of Gouger and Morphett Street, south