PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

These projects involved research into the history and development of the following region:

Macarthur

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
Heritage Impact Statement: 33 Rossmore Avenue, Rossmore

Heritage Impact Statement: 33 Rossmore Avenue, Rossmore



 

 

Authors: Mr Nick Jackson, Heritage Consultant, Mr Martin Pickrell, Architect and Dr Sue Rosen, Historian and Heritage Consultant

Client: David Chan

The objective of this Heritage Impact Staement is to review the plans for proposed development, a site inspection and an assessment of the proposal considering the owner's requirements, site conditions, semi-rural context, neighbouring developments and the identified cultural heritage values of the Belfield Farm Group of heritage items.

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. 

2004

Sydney Region Heritage Studies: Liverpool RTA Sub-Region, Phase I.



Authors: Emma Dortins and Sue Rosen, Historians and Heritage Consultants

Client: The Roads and Traffic Authority (RTA) Environment Branch

This heritage study of the Liverpool Sub-Region of Sydney aim to identify potential heritage items in RTA control for inclusion in the Heritage and Conservation Register under Section 170 of the NSW Heritage Act.

2004

Heritage Assessment of RTA controlled Pre 1948 Concrete Slab and Arch Bridges.



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. 

2004

Study of the Heritage Significance of a group of RTA controlled Bridges and Ferries in NSW, HAAH and BRW for RTA.



Authors: Sid French, Engineer, Emma Dortins, Laila Ellmoos, Rosemary Kerr and Sue Rosen, Historians

Client: HAAH and Burns and Roe Worley for Roads and Traffic Authority's Environment and Community Policy Branch

This report has been prepared by Heritage Assessment and History (HAAH) in association with Burns and Roe Worley (BRW) in fulfillment of a brief commissioned by the Roads and Traffic Authority's (RTA) Environmental and Community Policy Branch. This brief is part...

2003

Former Camden Gasworks - Site History 1910 - 1971.



Author: Nicole Secomb

Client: Department of Commerce on behalf of the Department of Education

A detailed chronology of the physical development and land tenure history associated with the Camden Gas Works was compiled and presented with plans and photographs.

2002

Heritage Assessment: Rehabilitation of the Yerranderie Silver Mining Fields, for Coffey Geosciences, for the Department of Mineral Resources.



Client: Coffey Geosciences Pty Ltd

Authors: Barry McGowan, Michael Pearson and Sue Rosen

The objective of this Heritage Assessment is to develop a Heritage Conservation Management Plan (CMP) to protect the heritage aspects of the Yerranderie Silver Mining Field during environmental rehabilitation works and into the future.

2002

Heritage Assessment: The New Burragorang Company's Processing Site and Kerry's Shaft



Client: Coffey Geosciences

Authors: Barry McGowan and Michael Pearson

This report is part of an ongoing heritage assessment of the Yerranderie silver mining field commissioned by the NSW Department of Mineral Resources. This report includes a history of the area, a site description, heritage assessment and safety and environmental assessment.

2001

Pheasants Nest Weir Access Road Upgrade: Aboriginal and European Heritage Assessment.



Authors: Rosemary Kerr and Sue Rosen

Client: Sydney Water Corporation

This purpose of this study is to undertake further investigation into the Aboriginal and European heritage significance of the access road to Pheasants Nest Weir. It was commissioned by Sydney Water on behalf of the Sydney Catchment Authority in August 2001. 

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