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Heritage in Danger – 6 Livingstone Road, Petersham

The above photograph Sawtooth Roof by Deborah Kent was highly commended in the Marrickville Council's Urban Photography Competition (part of the Marrickville Medal awards). But this building is under threat. Council are now looking at whether it should be included on the heritage register, or if it should be knocked down to make way for… Continue reading Heritage in Danger – 6 Livingstone Road, Petersham

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Old Marrickville Hospital Site: Early Works Begin

Preliminary and preparatory works at the old Marrickville Hospital site will commence in the first week of August. These works, which include the demolition of two dilapidated non-heritage buildings (the old surgical theatre and boiler room), the removal of hazardous materials, and improved fencing and securing of the site, are a clear demonstration of Council’s strong… Continue reading Old Marrickville Hospital Site: Early Works Begin