Local Treasures: Subdivision Plans

M62 - Cooks Hill Subdivision NewcastleM63 - Hamilton Cameron's HillM60 - KotaraM61 - The Highlands North Waratah (now Mayfield)M1590 - Pindimar City, Port Stephens, New South Wales. [1919?]M1590A - Pindimar City, Port Stephens, New South Wales [1919?]

M1591 - Mount Pleasant Estate, Adamstown, 1913.M1592 - Mowbray’s estate, Adamstown [n.d.]M1593 - Bingle’s Hill Estate Tighes Hill, Newcastle, Saturday August 9th, 1902. M1594 - Birdwood Estate, New Lambton, n.d. M1595 - Plan of Homesville, West Wallsend.M1596 - Newcastle City Property, Wednesday July 5th 1882.

M1597 - Ocean Park, Merewether Beach, Merewether Estate, Saturday 26 March 1927.M1598 - Newcastle Extension  - Beresford, “Newcastle’s New Model Suburb” [June 1921].M1599r - Newcastle Extension – Beresford, “Newcastle’s New Model Suburb”  [June 1921] M1599v - Newcastle Extension – Beresford, “Newcastle’s New Model Suburb”  [June 1921] M1600 - Mayfield Hill Estate, Waratah [ 1920s]. M1601 - Panorama Estate, New Lambton [ c.1920s]

M1602 - Kenibea Estate [Township of Kahibah], May 15, 1920. M1603 - Hobart Park Estate, New Lambton, [n.d.]M1604 - New Lambton, Saturday December 17, [1921]. M1605 - Newcastle Heights, Saturday November 30, 1929. M1606 - Newcastle Heights, Saturday November 2, 1929.M1607 - Bar Beach Subdivision, Newcastle. Satuday 9 February, 1929

Day Shift – 21/06/2011 – 02:10 PM

Presenter: Carol Duncan

Interviewee: Gionni Di Gravio, Archivist, Newcastle University

University of Newcastle Archivist Gionni Di Gravio discusses the University’s recent foray into the art of plan scanning presenting the first fruits from a collection of land sale subdivision plans formerly in the custody The Northumberland and Permanent Building Investment Land and Loan Society (est 1876).

The beautiful building that once housed these plans, erected in 1886, originally stood on what is now the corner of Blane (now Hunter) and Burwood Streets Newcastle.

The Northumberland Permanent Building Investment Land and Loan Society (est. 1876)

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