AU WA A650 - MELBOURNE ROAD BOARD

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Local Authority

Authorized form of name

MELBOURNE ROAD BOARD

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A650

Description area

Dates of existence

1916-07-01 - 1926-06-17

History

The Melbourne Road District was constituted on 1 July 1916 (ref: Government Gazette 14 Apr 1916). A notice regarding elections for the newly created Melbourne Road Board was gazetted on 2 January 1916. The first elections were to be held on 19 August 1916 with the first meeting to be held on 26 August 1916. In 1926 the Melbourne Road Board was renamed the Wongan Ballidu Road Board.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: The Roads Act No 29 of 1911 (from 1/7/1916 until 16/12/1919);
Road Districts Act 1919 (from 17/12/1919 to 17/06/1926).

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A651 - WONGAN BALLIDU ROAD BOARD (1926-06-18 - 1961-06-30)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A651

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1926-06-18 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A652 - SHIRE OF WONGAN BALLIDU (1961-07-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A652

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S4526 - MINUTES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

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