Australian Heritage Fleet (formerly Sydney Heritage Fleet)

Identity area

Identifier

daa/179

Authorized form of name

Australian Heritage Fleet (formerly Sydney Heritage Fleet)

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Contact area

 

Honorary Librarian/Archivist

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Address

Street address

Wharf 7, Maritime Heritage Centre, Pirrama Road, Pyrmont NSW 2009

Postal address:
PO Box 262, QVB, Sydney, NSW 1230

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Postal code

Telephone

(02) 9298-3888

Fax

(02) 9298-3839

Email

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Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer in charge: Honorary Librarian/Archivist

Records management and collecting policies

The Sydney Heritage Fleet collects, preserves and displays culturally significant material which documents and interprets our maritime heritage with emphasis on New South Wales, particularly the Sydney region, Port Jackson, Port Botany, Broken Bay and their rivers and tributaries. The Museum actively collects in the following areas:

Buildings

Holdings

Photographs 1850s-1970 Maritime records 1800-1950 Ship histories 1800-1900 Journals/logs Maritime histories Lloyds records/Registers Aust/NZ shipping registers 1890-1966 (incomplete)

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Open Mon and Tues 9:30am-3:30pm, Thur 10am-3pm and other days by appointment; closed public holidays. General reference assistance available and copying services for books, journals, photographs, newspapers, maps and plans.

Access conditions and requirements

Sufficient details required to establish applicants' bona fides. 1 week's advance notice of visit required with proof of identity.

Accessibility

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Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

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Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Wharf 7, Maritime Heritage Centre, Pirrama Road, Pyrmont NSW 2009 Postal address: PO Box 262, QVB, Sydney, NSW 1230