Eastern Railway Deviation


Heritage Council

Place Number



Lot 10159 Great Eastern Hwy Hovea

Location Details

Near Curve Road - Eastern Railway Reserve Includes: Swan View Tunnel, Deep Creek Bridge, Jane Brook Bridge & 2 other bridges.

Other Name(s)

Inc: Swan View Tunnel & 4 bridges
Mahogany Creek Deviation

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1894 to 1896

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents
Heritage List YES 08 Mar 2016
State Register Registered 14 Feb 2003 HCWebsite.Listing+ListingDocument, HCWebsite.Listing+ListingDocument

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management
Municipal Inventory Adopted 22 Apr 1997 1 - Exceptional significance
Classified by the National Trust Classified {HS}
Statewide Railway Heritage Surve Completed 01 Mar 1994

Parent Place or Precinct

08561 John Forrest National Park

Child Places

  • 02663 Eastern Railway - Three Bridges


Name Type Year From Year To
Charles Yelverton O'Connor Architect - -

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
6605 Register of historic sites. Report 1988

Place Type

Historic site


Epoch General Specific
Original Use Transport\Communications Rail: Other
Present Use Transport\Communications Rail: Other

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Other CONCRETE Other Concrete
Other METAL Steel
Other TIMBER Log
Wall BRICK Common Brick
Other TIMBER Other Timber
Wall STONE Local Stone

Historic Themes

General Specific
TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS Rail & light rail transport

Creation Date

30 May 1989

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Last Update

01 Jan 2017


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