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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis PhD
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1269487
Description: "Submitted for examination 8 July 2010"
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/88705
Description: After reviewing the development of wire fencing in Great Britain and the United States of America in the early nineteenth century, I examine the introduction of wire into Australia using published sou ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/44669
Description: Shepherds were a critical component of the early wool industry in colonial Australia and persisted even after fencing was adopted and rapidly spread in the later nineteenth century. Initially shepherd ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23594
Description: Fences are ubiquitous in all settled areas of rural Australia and those older than 50 years qualify as historic heritage. However, the linear nature of fences (kilometres long and only millimetres wid ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23419
Description: Using the history of dingo-proof fences in Australia, I show that several key lessons were learnt by pastoralists, but later forgotten and had to be re-learnt. Each has application to current and futu ... More
Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/24595
Description: Fences are neglected heritage components of railway corridors. They record the development of colonial railways, they often contain components typical of earlier technology, they are usually considera ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/43288
Description: The transition from shepherding to fencing in colonial Australia was a technological revolution replacing labour with capital. Fencing could not be widespread in Australia until an historical conjunct ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: Australia | fence | heritage | bushfire
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/104570
Description: Fences are ubiquitous in most western societies and have a history spanning several millennia. Many are important historic heritage, recording changes in technology and attempts to settle and manage l ... More
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