Series S2183 - RECEIPTS - VARIOUS

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AU WA S2183

Title

RECEIPTS - VARIOUS

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  • 1868-01-01 - (Creation)

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Name of creator

AU WA A226 - YORK CLERK OF COURTS (1852-01-01 - 1976-01-01)

Administrative history

A Clerk of Courts was appointed for York from about 1852 until 1915. From 1915-1976 a Clerk of Courts was supplied from Northam. This ceased in 1976 when all court cases were heard in Northam except those heard in the Court of Petty Sessions which was presided over by the local policeman.

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A collection of receipts and butts. They are for fees paid to register sheep dogs and sheep tax. Special Occupation Licences (S.O.L.), Special Occupation Leases (S.O.L.) as well as other unknown receipts. The butts contain limited information, but included are allocated numbers, date of issue, amount paid, neighbourhood, colour, district. sex of animal and owners name etc. The numbering sequence is not complete.

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Numerical

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Open

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Open

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Range Control Symbol = 1 - 5

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