PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

The following projects involved research into the theme of:

Mining

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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2013
Statement of Heritage Impact: Adaptation and Reuse of the 205m Chimney Stack at Port Kembla Copper

Statement of Heritage Impact: Adaptation and Reuse of the 205m Chimney Stack at Port Kembla Copper



 

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Client: Stack 360 Pty Ltd

The objective of this Heritage Impact Statement is to assess the impact of the subdivision of Lot 21 DP 546139, the tourism reuse proposal, on the heritage significance of the 205m main stack at Port Kembla Copper and on the adjacent heritage listed former school. 

2011
Port Kembla Copper Heritage Management Plan and Interpretation Strategy

Port Kembla Copper Heritage Management Plan and Interpretation Strategy



 

 

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen, Mr Nicholas Jackson and Ms Robin Hedditch

Client: Port Kembla Copper

This Heritage Management Plan and Interpretation Strategy has been prepared with the objective of ensuring the ongoing protection and long term management of the former assay offices and any remaining heritage items including the precious metals stack and chimney stack base. Considers and develops a heritage curtilage for the former assay office and precious metals stack and includes...

2010
Sydney Town Hall Research Report on 1934 Remodelling of Eastern Elevation

Sydney Town Hall Research Report on 1934 Remodelling of Eastern Elevation



 

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Client: Gosford Quarries

Research Report for Gosford Quarries re: 1934 Remodelling of Eastern Elevation of Sydney Town Hall. Documents and Contracts

2009
Uralla Shire Council - Community Based Heritage Study and Context Report.

Uralla Shire Council - Community Based Heritage Study and Context Report.



 

 

 

 

 

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Client: Uralla Shire Council

Uralla Community Based Heritage Study: This Community Based approach enabled extensive meetings, discussions, workshops and collection of relevant information and heritage material from the community.

 

2009
Statement of Heritage Impact: The 205m Chimney Stack at Port Kembla Copper

Statement of Heritage Impact: The 205m Chimney Stack at Port Kembla Copper



 

 

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen and Dr Sid French

Client: Port Kembla Copper Pty Ltd

The objective of this Heritage Impact Statement is to assess the heritage significance of the 205m main stack at Port Kembla Copper and to then assess the impact of its demolition on that significance.

2009
Statement of Heritage Impact: The Assay Office and Chimney

Statement of Heritage Impact: The Assay Office and Chimney



 

 

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen and Mr David Sheedy

Client: Port Kembla Copper Pty Ltd

The objective of this Heritage Impact Statement is to assess the impact of the demolition of the Port Kembla Copper Smelter on the heritage values and significance of the former Assay Office and the 60 ft chimney stack, a remnant from the former precious mtals mill. Both are listed on the Wollongong LEP as items of local significance.

 

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

Aboriginal Heritage Assessment of the Yerranderie Silver Mining Fields.



Author: Sue McIntyre-Tamwoy

The objective of the assessment was to obtain sufficient information to ascertain the risk of disturbing Aboriginal sites or artifacts during site rehabilitation works at Yerranderie Silver Mining Fields 

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

North East Native Title -The Bandjalang Native Title Bibliographic Report



Author: Mary Sparke:

Client: NSW Aboriginal Land Council

Bibliographic report and research commissioned by the NSW Aboriginal Land Council in May 2001. Explores life stories of some of the Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people who lived in the claim area, first contact and early exploration of the area. Also settlements, geology, vegetation and natural landforms.