State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Series S111 - ACCOUNTS BOOKS - SIGNAL STATION - GENERAL - ARTHUR HEAD

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AU WA S111

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ACCOUNTS BOOKS - SIGNAL STATION - GENERAL - ARTHUR HEAD

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  • 1911-01-01 - 1933-09-01 (Creation)

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AU WA A71 - FREMANTLE HARBOUR TRUST (1903-01-01 - 1964-11-12)

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The Fremantle Harbour Trust was created under the Act of the same name in 1903. Certain functions of the Harbour and Light Department were transferred to the new body, particularly control of the pilotage service, signalmen and the Fremantle light keepers. A Board of Commissioners was responsible for carrying out the functions of the Harbour Trust as laid down by the Act. An Amendment Act in 1964 changed the name of the Trust to the fremantle Port Authority.

Under an amendment to the Fremantle Harbour Trust Act in 1964, the name of the Trust was changed to the Fremantle Port Authority.

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General accounts for the signal station recording information such as: goods received and where from; issued stock; oil accounts per month (received and used); bunting account (received and issued, amount remaining); replacements of damaged stock; requisitions.

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Range Control Symbol = AGA1

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