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State Battery (fmr), Sandstone


Heritage Council

Place Number

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6km south-east of Sandstone on the Menzies-Sandstone Rd Sandstone

Location Details

6km south-east of Sandstone on the Menzies-Sandstone Road, Sandstone

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1925, Constructed from 1904

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
State Register Registered 07 Sep 2006 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
Municipal Inventory Adopted 25 Jun 1997 Category 1

Category 1

Highest level of protection appropriate: recommend for entry in the Register of Heritage Places; provide maximum encouragement to the owner to conserve the significance of the place.

Shire of Sandstone


State Battery (fmr), Sandstone is in fair to poor condition. Portions of the Battery are unsafe as structural members require repair and/or refixing. The place is being preserved by the Shire of Sandstone, as the Shire recognises its heritage value and the social significance of the place to the community.

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
6724 Conservation plan for Sandstone State Battery (fmr) (1908), Sandstone, Western Australia. Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2003

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Present Use VACANT\UNUSED Vacant\Unused
Original Use MINING Mining Battery

Architectural Styles


Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall METAL Corrugated Iron
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific
OCCUPATIONS Mining {incl. mineral processing}
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Resource exploitation & depletion

Creation Date

17 Jul 1997

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Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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