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The Cammeraygal of Neutral Bay

The Cammeraygal of Neutral Bay

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Client: Cultural Heritage Connections

This history of the  Cammeraygal people was commissioned to serve as a background and context for archaeological investigations in the area. 

Radiometric dating of a site in Cammeray, has placed Aboriginal people living in the Neutral Bay area from at least 5,800 BP.  This was the country of the Cammeraygal, who were still in occupancy in 1788 when British colonization was initiated. Neutral Bay Public School is...

Heritage Assessment: 73 The Boulevarde, Dulwich Hill

Heritage Assessment: 73 The Boulevarde, Dulwich Hill

 

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen, Dr. Roy Lumby & Liz Gorman

Client: Alex Catania

This Californian-style bungalow was constructed by local buider William Mitchell in 1920. We know the date because Mitchell carved it into one of the sandstone blocks on the front verandah. Not only had this and a neighbouring 1920's bungalow been beautifully kept - retaining much of their original detailing - but their backyard had a good story; once home to a grand residence and some pretty grand personalities.

Our report documenting...


Lifting the lid on Dulwich Hill

Lifting the lid on Dulwich Hill

Its easy to take this 1920 bungalow at face-value when you walk down the street; it's a neat, old house that looks like it 'belongs' in an inner-west Sydney street. 

While the bungalow is special in its own right, when we dug deeper into the history of the site and its surrounds, we turned up the ghost of the grand residence Toddington, and discovered that this address at The Boulevarde, Dulwich Hill had been home to some pretty...

History Report: 228 Pennant Hills Road, Carlingford

History Report: 228 Pennant Hills Road, Carlingford

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Client: Tony Zhang

This heritage listing was reviewed and historical research was undertaken  to identify the history of the site as stage one of a review of the existing heritage assessment.

 


Statement of Heritage Impact for 346 Oxford Street, Paddington

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Client: A & P Parks Constructions

Statement of Heritage Impact for the installation of an ATM at 346 Oxford Street, Paddington. 

The site is located in the Paddington Conservation Area on the Woollahra 015 LEP.

 

 

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