M4 East EIS Volume 2H App S Part 1 Non Aboriginal Heritage

M4 East EIS Volume 2H App S Part 1 Non Aboriginal Heritage (pdf)

Contents Pages
Glossary of terms and abbreviations iii
Executive Summary v
Background v
Summary of findings v
Mitigation measures ix
1 Introduction 1-1
1.1 Overview of the project 1-1
1.2 Project location 1-1
1.3 Secretary’s environmental assessment requirements 1-1
1.4 Purpose of this report 1-3
1.5 Structure of this report 1-4
2 Proposed project 2-1
2.1 Project features 2-1
2.2 Construction activities 2-2
2.3 Specific aspects 2-6
3 Assessment methodology 3-1
3.1 Key guidelines and policies 3-1
3.2 Overview 3-1
3.3 Assessment of heritage significance 3-1
3.4 Archaeological assessment 3-2
3.5 Assessment of heritage impact 3-2
3.6 Previous reports 3-3
3.7 Limitations 3-3
3.8 Authors 3-3
4 Historical Overview 4-1
4.1 Introduction 4-1
4.2 Overview history 4-1
4.3 Area 1 – Homebush 4-4
4.4 Area 2 – North Strathfield and Concord 4-22
4.5 Area 3 – Cintra Park (continued in part 2) 4-46

M4 East EIS Volume 2H App S Part 3 Non Aboriginal Heritage

M4 East EIS Volume 2H App S Part 3 Non Aboriginal Heritage (pdf)

Contents Pages
4.6 Area 4 – Haberfield and Ashfield (continued from Part 2) 4-58
5 Historical Archaeological Assessment 5-1
5.1 Preamble 5-1
5.2 Historical archaeological management in NSW 5-1
5.3 Methodology 5-2
5.4 Area 1 – Homebush 5-4
5.5 Area 2 – North Strathfield and Concord 5-9
5.6 Area 3 – Cintra Park 5-15
5.7 Area 4 – Haberfield and Ashfield 5-16
6 Built heritage and landscape 6-1
6.1 Introduction 6-1
6.2 Overview of approach 6-1
6.3 Heritage items and conservation areas (continues in Part 4) 6-1

M4 East EIS Volume 2H App S Part 4 Non Aboriginal Heritage

M4 East EIS Volume 2H App S Part 4 Non Aboriginal Heritage (pdf)

Contents Pages
6.3 Heritage items and conservation areas (continued from Part 3) 6-1
6.4 Area 1 – Homebush 6-18
6.5 Area 2 – North Strathfield and Concord 6-24
6.6 Area 3 – Cintra Park 6-44
6.7 Area 4 – Haberfield and Ashfield 6-46
6.8 Historical access arrangements 6-81
6.9 Cumulative heritage impacts 6-81
6.10 Potential vibration and noise impacts 6-81
6.11 Potential settlement impacts 6-82
6.12 Impacts on potential heritage items 6-82
7 General and specific mitigation measures 7-1
7.1 General mitigation measures 7-1
7.2 Specific mitigation measures 7-2
Appendix A WestConnex M4 East – Potential heritage items A
A.1 Introduction A
A.2 Identification of potential heritage items A
A.3 Heritage inventory sheets and impact assessments A

M4 East EIS Volume 2H App V Aboriginal Heritage

M4 East EIS Volume 2H App V Aboriginal Heritage (pdf)

Contents Pages
Glossary of terms and abbreviations iii
Executive summary v
1 Introduction 1
1.1 Overview of the project 1
1.2 Project location 1
1.3 Secretary’s environmental assessment requirements 4
1.4 Study area and investigation areas 4
1.5 Purpose of this report 5
1.6 Project team 5
2 Proposed project 6
2.1 Project features 6
2.2 Construction activities 7
3 Legislative considerations 11
3.1 NSW legislation 11
3.2 Commonwealth legislation 12
4 Assessment methodology 14
4.1 Aboriginal community consultation 14
4.2 Archaeological survey 14
5 Landscape context 16
5.1 Landform and topography 16
5.2 Hydrology 16
5.3 Geology and soils 16
5.4 Flora and fauna 17
5.5 Land use 17
5.6 Key observations 17
6 Ethnographic and archaeological context 19
6.1 Regional archaeological context 19
6.2 Key observations 26
6.3 Ethnohistoric context 27
6.4 Local context 30
6.5 Aboriginal site predictions 35
6.6 Investigation areas 35
7 Results 37
8 Constraints 42
9 Summary of findings and recommendations 44
9.1 Summary of findings 44
9.2 Management recommendations 44
9.3 Stage 3 PACHCI assessment 44
10 References 45
Appendix A PACHCI Process A
Appendix B Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council Heritage Report B
Appendix C AHIMS Search Results C
Appendix D Site Photos D
Appendix E Rating Schemes E