Series S3206 - OCCURRENCE BOOK/CIRCULAR ORDERS

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AU WA S3206

Title

OCCURRENCE BOOK/CIRCULAR ORDERS

Date(s)

  • 1902-04-13 - 1954-11-29 (Accumulation)
  • 1901-10-22 - 1954-11-29 (Creation)

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AU WA A761 - ABBOTTS POLICE STATION (1901-10-22 - 1906-12-31)

Administrative history

The police station at Abbotts in the Murchison district was opened in 1901 and was closed by 31 December 1906.

Name of creator

AU WA A1267 - BIG BELL POLICE STATION (1937-08-04 - 1955-05-31)

Administrative history

The Police Station at Big Bell opened in 1937, closed between 25 March 1943 and 7 January 1946 and then closed permanently by 1 June 1955. It was located adjacent to the Station Yard.

(Records in this Record Series were previously listed at the State Records Office at reference: AN 5/Abbotts; Accession 3329)

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The volume was originally used by Abbotts Police Station as an Occurrence Book and was subsequently used by Big Bell Police Station to paste Circular Orders into. Occurrences between 17 April 1902 and 18 August 1902 are obscured.

Occurrence entries include date, name of officer and nature of occurrence. Circular Orders are mostly those issued by Geraldton District Office.

(Records in this Record Series were previously listed at the State Records Office at reference: AN 5/Abbotts; Accession 3329).

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