The man who built Sydney

From fraudster to darling of Governor Macquarie, Francis Greenway left a lasting mark on the city

Heard the one about the wooden skyscraper?

The London skyline is becoming increasingly dominated by tall towers made of steel and glass. Now something more extraordinary has been suggested to join the Shard, the Gherkin and even the Cheesegrater: a giant skyscraper made of wood.

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