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Quirindi Railway Station group

Item details

Name of item: Quirindi Railway Station group
Type of item: Complex / Group
Group/Collection: Transport - Rail
Category: Railway Platform/ Station
Location: Lat: -31.5053552608 Long: 150.6810402560
Primary address: Main Northern railway, Quirindi, NSW 2343
Local govt. area: Liverpool Plains
Local Aboriginal Land Council: Nungaroo
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT392 DP1052162

Boundary:

The listing boundary is formed by the far side of the running tracks from the station, including the property of the station master's residence then turning across the tracks on the alignment of the rear boundary of the station master's residence crossing the tracks returning around the back of the dock platform then extending to the property boundary along the main street and crossing the tracks 50 metres past the other end of the platform.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Main Northern railwayQuirindiLiverpool Plains  Primary Address

Owner/s

Organisation NameOwner CategoryDate Ownership Updated
RailCorpState Government06 Nov 98

Statement of significance:

Quirindi is one of the best examples of a combined residence/station building of which there are five extant, this being one of the best. It forms an important part of the main street of Quirindi and is of high significance in the State rail system.
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Description

Physical description: BUILDINGS
station building - type 1, brick combined residence/office building, 1876
signal box - open frame on platform, 1918
out of shed - corrugated iron
STRUCTURES
platform faces - brick, 1877

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
3. Economy-Developing local, regional and national economies Transport-Activities associated with the moving of people and goods from one place to another, and systems for the provision of such movements (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria f)
[Rarity]
This item is assessed as historically rare. This item is assessed as scientifically rare. This item is assessed as arch. rare. This item is assessed as socially rare.
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.

Procedures /Exemptions

Section of actDescriptionTitleCommentsAction date
57(2)Exemption to allow workStandard Exemptions SCHEDULE OF STANDARD EXEMPTIONS
HERITAGE ACT 1977
Notice of Order Under Section 57 (2) of the Heritage Act 1977

I, the Minister for Planning, pursuant to subsection 57(2) of the Heritage Act 1977, on the recommendation of the Heritage Council of New South Wales, do by this Order:

1. revoke the Schedule of Exemptions to subsection 57(1) of the Heritage Act made under subsection 57(2) and published in the Government Gazette on 22 February 2008; and

2. grant standard exemptions from subsection 57(1) of the Heritage Act 1977, described in the Schedule attached.

FRANK SARTOR
Minister for Planning
Sydney, 11 July 2008

To view the schedule click on the Standard Exemptions for Works Requiring Heritage Council Approval link below.
Sep 5 2008

PDF Standard exemptions for works requiring Heritage Council approval

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Heritage Act - State Heritage Register 0122702 Apr 99 271546
Heritage Act - s.170 NSW State agency heritage register     

References, internet links & images

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Data source

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Name: Heritage Office
Database number: 5012151


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