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Larcombe Monumental Masons

Larcombe Monumental Masons was founded in the 1870s at Rookwood Cemetery by Alex Larcombe.  The firm is still in operation today.  The suburb was once named Rookwood but renamed Lidcombe after Larcombe, a former Mayor and Frederick Lidbury, a later Mayor.  This advertisement is dated from the 1920s.

Larcombe & Co Monumental Masons Wise 1920s

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