PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

The following projects were presented in the following format:

Databases

Over 28 years we have undertaken commissions and projects across across the gamut of history and heritage practise. These relate to a variety of historical themes, heritage issues and for a variety of purposes in a variety of formats. Please click on one of the thematic, regional or outcome subheadings to see the projects that we have undertaken. We like to be challenged, we like new ideas and to address methodological issues to produce results that are effective, meaningful and reach the intended audience with ease.

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2012-2013
Lane Cove Heritage Study Photographic Review

Lane Cove Heritage Study Photographic Review



 

 

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen and Mr Martin Pickrell

Client: Lane Cove Council

This study involved a review of some 300 items from the built environment listed on the Lane Cove heritage schedule. All places were visited rephotographed and recomendations regarding the appropriateness of their listing given changes since the original study. 

2011-2012
Murray River Red Gum Forests Oral History and Non-Indigenous Interpretation Resource Project.

Murray River Red Gum Forests Oral History and Non-Indigenous Interpretation Resource Project.



 

 

 

Client: NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, Office of Environment and Heritage

Authors/Creators: Dr Sue Rosen (Historian), Dr Jessica Tyrell (Video Producer)

This project involved  the synthesis of a vast array of disparate material to identify significant places and the relationship of local people to them. They include timber getting and  milling sites, and pastoral properties. Following from the research phase various narratives were prepared as a resource for use by interpretation specialists. The...

2008
Assessment of Heritage Significance of 34 Bridges for RTA.

Assessment of Heritage Significance of 34 Bridges for RTA.



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Authors: Dr Sid French (Worley Parsons) Dr Sue Rosen, Ms Emma Dortins, Ms Rosemary Kerr, Ms Julia Kensey, (Sue Rosen and Associates) 

Client: Roads and Traffic Authority

This project was an extensionof earlier heritage assessments of RTA owned and/or controlled concrete bridges across the state undertaken by Worley Parsons in association Sue Rosen & Associates, then trading as HAAH ( heritage Assessment And History).  It involved a a survey of each brige, historical research, heritage...

2007
Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Yengo and Lower Hunter, 1788 - 1950.

Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Yengo and Lower Hunter, 1788 - 1950.



 

 

 

Compilers: Dr Sue Rosen, Ms Emma Dortins, Ms Rosemary Kerr and Ms Tanya Gurnett

Client: National Parks and Wildlife Services

Heritage Assessment And History (HAAH), was commissioned in 2004 by the Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources to create a database and archive of documents pertinent to the histories of the Aboriginal peoples of the Hunter/Central Rivers Coastal Region for the period 1788 to 1850. The focus was to be on original documents...

2005
Heritage Significance of  NSW pre-1948 Concrete Beam Bridges in Sydney, South West and Southern RTA Regions, BRW and HAAH for RTA.

Heritage Significance of NSW pre-1948 Concrete Beam Bridges in Sydney, South West and Southern RTA Regions, BRW and HAAH for RTA.



 

 

 

 

Authors: Sue Rosen and Sid French

This study has examined the bridges in the group, assessed them and generated a ranking table which categorises them as of State, Local or of No Heritage, or Demolished. Rankings were carried out in accordance with the criteria of the State Heritage Council, allowing them to gain significance by dint of a broad range of technical, historical, social and aesthetic yardsticks. 

2005

Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Southern Coastal Rivers Region, 1788-1850.



 

 

Authors: Sue Rosen, Gina Dolphin and Emma Dortins

Client: Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources

Heritage Assessment And History (HAAH), was commissioned in 2004 by the Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources to create a database and archive of documents pertinent to the histories of the Aboriginal peoples of the Southern Coastal Region for the period 1788 to 1850. The focus was to be on original documents and first hand accounts,...

2005

Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Northern Coastal Rivers Region, 1788-1850.



 

 

Authors: Sue Rosen, Gina Dolphin and Emma Dortins

Client: Department of Natural Resources

Heritage Assessment And History (HAAH), was commissioned in 2004 by the Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources to create a database and archive of documents pertinent to the histories of the Aboriginal peoples of the Northern Coastal Region for the period 1788 to 1850. The focus was to be on original documents and first hand accounts, rather than on...

2005

Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Hunter/Central Rivers Coastal Region, 1788-1850.



Authors: Sue Rosen, Gina Dolphin and Emma Dortins

Client: Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources

Heritage Assessment And History (HAAH), was commissioned in 2004 by the Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources to create a database and archive of documents pertinent to the histories of the Aboriginal peoples of the Hunter Coastal Region for the period 1788 to 1850. The focus was to...

2005

Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Southern Region, 1788-1850



Client: Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources

Authors: Sue Rosen, Gina Dolphin and Emma Dortins

This Filemakerpro database and archive is a research tool that is intended to facilitate access to primary source documents relevant to the Aboriginal history of the Southern Coalstal region of NSW. The focus was on original documents and first hand accounts, there are 493 entries with attached PDFs of documents. it is searchable by key words,...

2005

Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Northern Rivers Coastal Region, 1788-1850



Client: Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources

Authors: Heritage Assessment and History 

Guide to Database Administration: The Administration Manual is for people authorised to add or delete records from the database or to make changes to the existing entries.