AU WA A317 - NORTHAM ROAD BOARD

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Local Authority

Authorized form of name

NORTHAM ROAD BOARD

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A317

Description area

Dates of existence

1871-01-01 - 1961-07-01

History

The District Roads Act 1871 abolished the Roads Committee and established Road Districts each with a Road Board empowered to levy rates for the purpose of establishing roads in a District. All existing Road Boards became Shires on 1 July 1861.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: An Ordinance to alter the existing law for the Establishment of a Central Board of Works 1849, 12 Vict. No 23 (from 1/1/1871 until 16/1/1871);
Road Districts Act 1871, 34 Vict No 26, (from17/1/1871 until 31/12/1888);
The Roads Act of 1888, 52 Vict No 16 (from 1/1/1889 until 31/12/1902);
The Roads Act 1902 (from 1/1/1903 until 30/6/1911);
The Roads Act No 29 of 1911 (from 1/7/1911 until 16/12/1919);
Road Districts Act 1919 (from17/12/1919 to 30/6/1961);
Abolition: Local Government Act (No. 84 of 1960),

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A318 - SHIRE OF NORTHAM (1961-07-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A318

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1871-01-01 - 1961-06-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A316 - NORTHAM ROADS COMMITTEE (1860-01-01 - 1870-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A316

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1860-01-01 - 1871-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A318 - SHIRE OF NORTHAM (1961-07-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A318

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1961-07-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A316 - NORTHAM ROADS COMMITTEE (1860-01-01 - 1870-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A316

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1871-01-01 - 1961-06-30

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S492 - MINUTES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1884-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S578 - LETTERBOOK

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1871-01-01 -

Related unit of description

Series S579 - CASH BOOK

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1871-01-01 - 1961-12-31

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes