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Directors Dr Dorothy Wickham, Clare Gervasoni and Wayne Phillipson established Ballarat Heritage Services, in February 1998, a boutique publishing house  using the imprint BHS Publishing.

Our team of experts now include professional historians, archivists, curators, family historians and educationalists. BHS offers an extensive range of heritage and education related services including consultancy, publishing, mentoring, training and assistance, and oral histories.

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Creswick, David Syme And Co 1882, SLV

Creswick Hospital: A Caring Community

Creswick Hospital: A Caring Community   Dorothy Wickham   "I saw my mother taken away to hospital. I never saw...
Archery David Syme & Co 1895


Archery: Something to do with Bows and Arrows, Isn't it?   Dorothy Wickham   I have seen people playing with...
Notre Dame Church, Vire Normandy France

Notre Dame de Vire

Notre Dame de Vire, France   Dorothy Wickham   As the leaping flames engulfed the steeple we watched in horror...