Series S3160 - DUTY BOOK

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AU WA S3160

Title

DUTY BOOK

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  • 1909-05-11 - (Creation)
  • 1909-05-11 - 1919-03-08 (Accumulation)

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AU WA A1256 - COLLIE POLICE STATION (1897-07-28 -)

Administrative history

The township of Collie was formally established in 1897. In that same year, the townsfolk petitioned the Colonial Secretary the provision of police protection. An officer was stationed at Collie in July 1897 and a station was built in 1899. A new police complex was erected in Wittenoom Street and was opened on 17/11/1972.

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Duty Book for the Collie Police Station recording a daily log of officers who were on duty and what duties they were assigned. No prisoner or occurence information is recorded in these volumes for the period 1909-1919.

Extracts from the Police Gazette relating to prisoners for the year 1932 have been pasted onto some pages of the original volume.

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Single item only

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Open

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Open access

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