Series S1610 - HARBOUR MASTER'S JOURNALS - ALBANY

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AU WA S1610

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HARBOUR MASTER'S JOURNALS - ALBANY

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  • 1898-03-01 - 1903-03-31 (Accumulation)
  • 1830-07-01 - (Creation)

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AU WA A731 - HARBOUR MASTER - ALBANY (1830-07-01 - 1880-01-01)

Administrative history

The Harbour Master, Albany was appointed to be responsible for pilotage and light services at the port of Albany. Control of these functions was passed to the Harbour and Light Department in 1880. In 1926 responsibility for the port of Albany was passed to the newly created Albany Harbour Board which, in 1950, became the Albany Port Authority.

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Journals/logbooks maintained by the Harbour Master, Albany and recording day to day work, weather conditions and ship arrivals.

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Open

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Open access

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Archivist's note

Series reallocated from Harbour and Light Dept to Harbour Master - Albany on 27/08/2008 - DJH

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