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Natural Drain

Item details

Name of item: Natural Drain
Type of item: Archaeological-Terrestrial
Group/Collection: Utilities - Waste
Category: Other - Utilities - Waste
Primary address: Hunter Park, North Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Hunter ParkNorth BondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

This modest natural feature has local landmark value as it is the place from which James Meehan started his 1809 survey for the first granting of Bondi (200 acres to the roadmaker William Roberts).
Date significance updated: 07 Feb 00
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Current use: Drain
Former use: Drain

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Utilities-Activities associated with the provision of services, especially on a communal basis (none)-

Assessment of significance

Integrity/Intactness: Substantially intact
Assessment criteria: Items are assessed against the PDF State Heritage Register (SHR) Criteria to determine the level of significance. Refer to the Listings below for the level of statutory protection.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  06 Dec 96   
Local Environmental Plan  26 Oct 12   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1990A51Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620429

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