Parry Kostoglou

An archaeologist for twenty years, Parry Kostoglou has worked professionally in Tasmania, the mainland and abroad on a wide variety of cultural heritage projects situated in both rural and urban contexts. These have included a large number of extensive survey based assessments for a variety of corporate and public infrastructure developments including proposed mines, collieries, pipelines, dams, roads, transmission lines, township sites, military exercise areas, wind farms and commercial forests.

Other site specific projects involving archaeological assessment or excavation work have also been commissioned by a variety of clients undertaking large scale urban construction projects. The diverse suite of associated historic sites has included early colonial whaling stations, various alluvial and deep lead mines, Chinese miners camps, cemeteries, subantarctic sealers camps, 19th century inner city slum housing, Colonial mansions, public houses, early logging camps, tramways, convict stations, prisons and a Second World War POW camp. The Tasmanian client base for these works continues to include John Holland Ltd., Fairbrothers Pty Ltd., Hydro Tasmania, Forestry Tasmania, Hobart City Council, Housing Tasmania, Mineral Resources Tasmania, Cascades Female Factory Historic Site Limited, Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service, Western Mining Pty Ltd., Pasminco Pty Ltd, Western Metals Pty Ltd, Murchison Pty Ltd.,James Boag & Son. Ltd, GHD Pty Ltd, Pitt & Sherry Ltd., Dept. Health and Human Services, Dept. of Treasury & Finance and the Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority. Article to be included: Menzie stage 2 Mercury story.

Published reports

  • Kostoglou, P. An archaeological survey of historic timber getting in the Tyenna, Styx and Florentine Valleys. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 190pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. An Inventory of historic timber getting sites throughout the Tasman and Forestier Peninsulas. Forestry Tasmania. 79pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey of historic sites in the South Central Highlands of Tasmania. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 203pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1998. Archaeological assessment of the historic alluvial tin-fields of north eastern Tasmania. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 110pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1996. Dawson’s Road: The first road to nowhere. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 106pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1996. Historic timber getting in the Southern Forests. Statements of site significance and management recommendations. Report number 9. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 106pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1996. Historic timber getting in the Southern Forests. Industry Overview and assessment of its technology. Report number 8. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 48pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1995. Historic timber getting on Bruny Island. Report number 7. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 108pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1995. Historic timber getting between Stanmore and Franklin. Report number 6. Forestry Tasmania, Hobart. 174pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1994. Historic timber getting between Hastings and Dover. Report number 5. Forestry Tasmania. 190 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1993. Historic timber getting between Cockle Creek and Lune River. Report Number 4. Forestry Commission of Tasmania, Hobart 194 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1993. Mount Horror State Forest and Sideling Range. Oral interviews related to the historic timber industry. Forestry Commission of Tasmania, Hobart. 60 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1993. Sideling Range. An archaeological survey of the historic timber industry. Report Number 3. Forestry Commission of Tasmania, Hobart. 90 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1992. Mount Horror State Forest. An archaeological survey of the historic timber industry. Report number 2. Forestry Commission of Tasmania, Hobart.110 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1991. Wielangta State Forest. Oral interviews related to the historic timber industry. Forestry Commission of Tasmania, Hobart. 126 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1991. Wielangta State Forest. An archaeological survey of the historic timber industry. Report Number 1. Forestry Commission of Tasmania, Hobart.118 pp.
  • Austral Archaeology, 1992. Loveday Internment Camp. Archaeological report. State Heritage Branch. Department of Environment and Planning. 1992. 127 pp.
  • Austral Archaeology, 1990. Archaeological investigation of the King River power development scheme, Tasmania. Austral Archaeology. 1990. 223pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. & McCarthy J. Whaling and Sealing sites in South Australia. Australian Institute for Maritime Archaeology. Special Publication number 6. Pub. 1991. 78 pp.

Unpublished reports

  • Kostoglou P. October 2008. Archaeological potential. Proposed re-development Former tepid baths, 212 Collins Street. Prepared for Philp Lighton Architects.
  • Kostoglou, P. July 2008. Archaeological potential analysis. Proposed shed. St. Johns Orphan School. Prepared for Department of Health & Human Services. 13pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. May 2008. Archaeological potential analysis. 40–44 Argyle Street & 60 Liverpool Street. Prepared for Sultan Holdings.27pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. April 2008. Perimeter fence line and pulp mill site. Historic cultural heritage assessment. Report to Gunns Ltd. 12pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February 2008. Proposed haulage road & lease extension. Oceana mine. Prepared for Zeehan Zinc Ltd. 17pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. January 2008. No. 2 Montpelier Place. Archaeological mitigation. Final report. Prepared for Building Design Development. 13pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. December 2007. 16-20 Molle St. Former Broughton House. Archaeological excavation report. Prepared for St. Michael's Collegiate School. 61pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. July 2007. 16-20 Molle St. Former Broughton House. Results of test excavation. Prepared for St. Michael's Collegiate School. 17pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. July 2007. 16-20 Molle St. Former Broughton House. Archaeological potential report. Prepared for St. Michael's Collegiate School. 28pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. June 2007. No. 2 Montpelier Place. Archaeological sensitivity. Assessment report. Prepared for Building Design Development. 13pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. June 2007. Chigwell House. Works application. Archaeological management report. Prepared for Architects Designhaus. 12pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. May 2007. Hollybank Forest Reserve. Proposed re-development. Cultural Heritage assessment. Report to Forestry Tasmania. 10pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February 2007. Anglesea Barracks. Canteen garden. Archaeological mitigation. Report to Department of Defence. 49pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February 2007. Proposed drill site localities, Central Highlands Tasmania. Cultural Heritage Survey. Report to Great South Land Minerals Ltd. 8 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. Jan. 2007. Archaeological potential. Former Menzies Centre Complex. Final report to Lyons Architects. 76pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. September 2006. Archaeological mitigation. Rosny Barn. Rosny Historic Site. Final report to Clarence City Council. 14pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. June 2006. Historic Cultural Heritage Assessment. Tasmanian Smelter Company smelter site, Zeehan. Final report to Z. Z. Exploration. 18pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. May 2006. Archaeological Potential. Parliamentary Precinct. Final report to Department of Treasury. 83pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. March 2006. Historic cultural heritage assessment. Oceana Mining Leas, Zeehan. Final report to Z. Z. Exploration. 31pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February 2006. Archaeological excavation. Yard 4 South. Cascades Female Factory. Final report to the Cascades Female Factory Site Ltd. 77pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. January 2006. Archaeological inspection. Bennetts Point to Coal Pit Bight, Recherche Bay. Final report to the Forest Practices Authority. 25pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. January 2006. Historic cultural heritage assessment. Additional survey areas. Proposed additional mill site, Long Reach. A report to Gunns Ltd. 7pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. December 2005. Desktop historic cultural heritage assessment. King Island Sheltie mine. Final report to S. E. M. F. Pty Ltd. 23pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. November 2005. Proposed Long Reach pulp mill. Pipelines and construction infrastructure. Historic cultural heritage assessment. A report to Gunns Ltd. 54pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. September 2005. Southern Forest oral interview project. Final report to Forestry Tasmania. 244pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. September 2005. Cultural heritage assessment. Mount Bischoff tin mine. Final report to Bluestone Pty Ltd. 21pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. August 2005. Archaeological excavations. Forecourt re-development. Royal Hobart Hospital. A report to the Department of Health and Human Services. 96pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. June 2005. Archaeological Potential. Forecourt re-development. Royal Hobart Hospital. A report to the Department of Health and Human Services. 54pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. April 2005. North Esk powder magazine property, Launceston. Historic cultural heritage assessment. Report to Property Services Division. Dept. Tourism, Parks, Heritage & the Arts. 52pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. April 2005. Proposed mill site. Big Bay and Long Reach allotments. Historic cultural heritage survey. Report to Gunns Ltd. 24pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February 2005. Maydena Hauler project. Historic cultural heritage values. Report to Forestry Tasmania. 18pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February 2005. Maydena Hauler. Desktop assessment. Historic cultural heritage values. Report to Forestry Tasmania. 16 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February, 2005. Burnie to Smithton transmission line. Historic heritage values desktop assessment. Report to Hydro Tasmania. 14 pp.
  • Kostoglou, January 2005. Proposed mill site, Long Reach vicinity. Historic cultural heritage survey. Report to Gunns Ltd. 17 pp.
  • Kostoglou, January 2005. Proposed pipeline and dam impoundment. Curries River reservoir to Pipers River. Preliminary desktop assessment. Report to Gunns Ltd. 7 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2005. Proposed coupe compartment inspection. Tyenna 26.Historical archaeological values. Report to Derwent District Forestry Tasmania. 27pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2005. Proposed coupe inspection Dunrobin 13F .Historical archaeological values. Report to Derwent District Forestry Tasmania. 26pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2005. Proposed W9 road, Wielangta State forest. Historical archaeological values. Report to Derwent District Forestry Tasmania. 22pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2005. FT0081 inspection. Historical archaeological values. Report to Derwent District Forestry Tasmania. 20pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2004. Archaeological excavation. Sir Garnet Creek Chinese tin miners’ camp. Final report to Bass District, Forestry Tasmania. 130pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. December 2003. Archaeological mitigation. Davey & Evans Streets sewer pipeline. Report for Austral Archaeology Ltd.17pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. November, 2003. Archaeological mitigation. Proposed property sub-division. Jetty Road, Dover. Final report to LJD Holdings. 18pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. October 2003. Tasman Highway/Addison St Junction. Historic Heritage survey. Report to GHD Pty Ltd. 8 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. September, 2003. Archaeological excavation. Greenstone Creek Historic tin miners’ camp. Final report. Prepared for Bass District, Forestry Tasmania. 88pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. August 2003. Proposed alternate alignment. Musselroe wind farm transmission line. Martins Hill Forest Reserve vicinity. Report to Hydro Tasmania. 5 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. July, 2003. Epping Forest Planning Study. Final report detailing Cultural Heritage Values. Prepared for Hydro Tasmania. 6pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. May, 2003. Yorktown Historic Site. Archaeological component of historic heritage conservation management plan. Prepared for West Tamar Historical Society. 23pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. Feb. 2003. NETAS STAGE 2. Western approach to Scottsdale. Historic cultural heritage assessment. Report to GHD. 25pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. Feb. 2003. Archaeological monitoring of pile cap excavations. 15 Hunter St. Hobart. Report for Hobart Securities & Properties. 13pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. Feb. 2003. Archaeological Test Excavation results. 15 Hunter St. Hobart. Report for Hobart Securities & Properties. 22pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. September 2002. Archaeological mitigation works. Tamar Hotel Property. 39 William St. Launceston. Report to J. Boag & Son Brewing Ltd. 24pp.
  • Kostoglou, P , August 2002. Archaeological mitigation works. Former Jewish cemetery. Windsor Court complex, Harrington Street. Final Report. Prepared for Housing Tasmania. 57pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. June, 2002. Archaeological excavation. Yard 3 South Trench 1 extension. Cascades Female Factory. Prepared for Female Factory Historic Site Ltd. 66pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. May, 2002. Historic cultural heritage assessment. Proposed Musselroe wind farm facility. Prepared for Hydro Tasmania. 65pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. March, 2002. Inventory of historic features Yard 1. Cascades Female Factory. Cascades Female Factory. Prepared for Female Factory Historic Site Ltd. 89pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. March, 2002. Archaeological test excavation. Yard 3 South. Cascades Female Factory. Prepared for Female Factory Historic Site Ltd. 26pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. February, 2002. Archaeological mitigation works. Former Jewish cemetery. Windsor Court complex, Harrington Street. Prepared for Housing Tasmania. 65pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. October, 2001. Archaeological test excavations Yard 3 North. Cascades Female Factory. Prepared for Female Factory Historic Site Ltd. 26pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. October, 2001. Archaeological mitigation works. Treasury building forecourt. Prepared for the State of Tasmania. 28pp
  • Kostoglou, P. October, 2001. Archaeological test excavation. Doors 3 and 4. Cascades Female Factory. Prepared for Female Factory Historic Site Ltd. 33pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. September, 2001. Archaeological mitigation works. Market Place car park. Prepared for Hansen & Yuncken Pty. Ltd. 44pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. July, 2001. Archaeological test excavations. Coal mines separate apartments. A report to the Cultural Heritage Branch, DPIWE. 57pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. May, 2001. A cultural heritage assessment of the proposed Jordan dam development. A report to Thompson Brett Engineers. Pty. Ltd. 36pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. November, 2000. An inventory of historic mine workings at the All Nations group of mines, Moina mineral field. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 32pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. October, 2000. A preliminary cultural heritage inventory of mining infrastructure within the Renison Bell mineral lease, Rosebery. A report to Renison Bell Pty. Ltd. 43pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. September, 2000. An inventory of historic features at the Hercules/Mount Read mines and Williamsford township, Rosebery. A report to Pasminco Rosebery. 98pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. August 2000. An archaeological survey of the historic TME smelter site, Rosebery. A report to Pasminco Rosebery. 85pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. July, 2000. An inventory of historic features at the Storeys Creek tin mine. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 145pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. June, 2000. An archaeological survey of the historic Comstock mine lease. A report to Zeehan Zinc Pty. Ltd. 24pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2000. An archaeological survey of historic mine sites in the Pasminco mineral lease, Rosebery. A report to Pasminco Rosebery Pty. Ltd. 31 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2000. An archaeological survey of the Tahune Forest Reserve. A report to Thompson & Brett, consulting engineers. 26 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 2000. An archaeological survey of historic timber getting sites in the Tyenna Valley vicinity. A report to Derwent District, Forestry Tasmania. 122 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey of the historic Cleveland mine concentrating mill. A report to Mineral resources Tasmania. 22 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey of the historic Specimen Reef gold field. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 24pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey of the Great Republic tin mine precinct. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 64 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey and conservation plan for Churchill’s Hut, Florentine Valley. A report to Forestry Tasmania. 32pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999: An archaeological survey of the historic Mount Lyell powder magazines. A report to Mineral resources Tasmania. 20pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological inventory of mine plant at the Hellyer mine, north west Tasmania. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 15pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. Reconstruction of historic log haulage facility at the Arve picnic ground. A report to Huon District, Forestry Tasmania. 14pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey and management plan of the historic Godkin Silver mines. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 36pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey and conservation plan for standing structures at the North Mount Bischoff mine. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 23pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological inspection of the historic alluvial workings at Middleton’s Creek. A report to Mineral resources Tasmania. 15pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological inspection of the historic alluvial workings at Burnt Spur. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 14pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. An archaeological survey of the historic Zeehan Queens Hill mine workings. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 112pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1998. An archaeological survey and management plan for the historic Mount Bischoff calcining plant. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 42pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1998. An archaeological survey and management plan for the historic Fenhope coal bins. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 25pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1998. An archaeological survey and management plan for the Five Mile (Cuni) Copper Nickel mines. A report to Mineral Resources Tasmania. 21pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1997. Report on the demolition and salvage of materials from Dawson's Settlement hut. A report to Forestry Tasmania. 6pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1997. An archaeological survey of the Fortescue Bay timber tramway. A report to Forestry Tasmania. 33pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1996. Regional Forest Agreement. Cultural Heritage identification and assessment. Stage 2 & 3. Study 1. Historic timber getting Circular Head District. A report to the Tasmanian RFA Environment & Heritage Technical Committee. 163pp.
  • Hermes, M. (ed.) 1996. A Mount Chappell Island natural and cultural resource survey. Report to the interim Aboriginal land council of Tasmania. 144pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1996. Sealing in Tasmania historical research project. A report for the Parks and Wildlife Service. 172pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1995. Shore based whaling in Tasmania archaeological research project. Volume 2. Results of fieldwork. A report for the Parks and Wildlife Service. 212pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1995. Shore based whaling in Tasmania archaeological research project. Volume 1. Industry overview and recommendations. 66pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1993. An archaeological survey of historic timber getting sites in the Raglan Range. A report to the Department of Parks, Wildlife and Heritage. 60 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1993. Cockle Creek visitor services site. A survey of historic heritage values. A report to the Department of Parks, Wildlife and Heritage.112 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1991. An archaeological survey and management plan for the Winterbrook (Black Bluff) sawmill and timber tramway. Forestry Commission of Tasmania. 40 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1988. The Ludgvan Street bypass archaeological survey. A report to the Burra National Trust. 71 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1988. An archaeological survey/excavation of the former garden shade house at Collingrove homestead. A report to the South Australian National Trust. 43 pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1987. An archaeological survey of the proposed gas pipeline from Mudrangie to Bookabourdie. A report to S.E.A Pty Ltd. 12pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1986. A preliminary archaeological assessment of the proposed Woolpunda ground water interception scheme. A report to Kinhill Stearns. 23pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1986. An archaeological survey of the proposed mining lease and municipal boundary fence lines at Olympic Dam. A report to Kinhill Stearns. 48pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1986. The Arabana sites survey. Volume 2. Results of fieldwork. Department of Environment and Planning. 1986. 286pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1986. The Arabana sites survey. Volume 1. Summary and recommendations. Department of Environment and Planning. 286pp.
  • Austral Archaeology, 1985. Pine Creek Heritage zone archaeological survey. A report to the Northern Territory National Trust. 160pp..
  • Kostoglou, P. 1984. Sites associated with the whaling and sealing industries in South Australia. A preliminary consideration. Department of Environment and Planning. 63pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1984. The Goolwa and Port Elliot tramway and associated rail link. A report to the South Australian Heritage Committee. 35pp.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1983. Archaeological faunal remains as an indicator of environmental exploitation at the McBean Pound rock shelter. 12pp.

Journal articles

  • Kostoglou, P. 1998. When whaling was a war. An examination of Conflict in Tasmanian Bay Whaling. The Archaeology of Whaling in Southern Australia and New Zealand. The Australasian Society for Historical Archaeology and the Australian Institute for maritime Archaeology. Special Publication No. 10.
  • Kostoglou, P. 1999. The Southern Sinbads. Colonial sealers and their kin. Australian Society for Historical Archaeology. Volume 17.