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Bridgetown Railway Station (fmr)


Heritage Council

Place Number

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Railway Reserve Bridgetown

Location Details

Inc: Platform; Station Building; Goods Shed; loading platform & crane; office; ablutions; storeroom & associated plantings

Other Name(s)

Railway Station and goods Shed

Local Government



South West

Construction Date

Constructed from 1898

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List Adopted 18 Mar 1983 Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes
State Register Registered 29 May 2001 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Statewide Railway Heritage Surve Completed 01 Mar 1994

Statewide Lge Timber Str Survey Completed 11 Dec 1998

Municipal Inventory Adopted 29 Mar 2018 Management Category A

Management Category A

Conservation of the place is essential. If not already, to be included on the Local Heritage List and recommended for assessment for entry into the State Register of Heritage Places (RHP). Development proposals to be assessed pursuant to SPP 3.5 Historic Heritage Conservation; a Conservation Management Plan (if one exists); and to reinforce the significance of the place. Places entered on the RHP are protected under the Heritage of Western Australia Act 1990. Development applications will require referral to the State Heritage Office, unless exempt.

Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes
Municipal Inventory Adopted 28 Jun 2001 Category 2

Category 2

High level of protection appropriate: provide maximum encouragement to the owner under the town planning scheme to conserve the significance of the place.

Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes


Name Type Year From Year To
Public Works Department, C Y O'Connor Architect - -

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
4251 Bridgetown Railway Station Conservation Works Heritage Study {Other} 1999
5706 Bridgetown : a selection of historical buildings. Report 1989
4765 Conservation management plan for the Bridgetown Station. Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 1999
10068 Conservation management plan for the Bridgetown Railway Station Precinct Railway Reserve, Bridgetown. Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2012

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Original Use Transport\Communications Rail: Railway Station
Present Use EDUCATIONAL Museum

Architectural Styles

Federation Arts and Crafts

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall ASBESTOS Fibrous Cement, weatherboard
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron
Wall TIMBER Weatherboard

Historic Themes

General Specific
TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS Rail & light rail transport

Creation Date

12 Jul 1988

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Last Update

01 Jan 2017


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