State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A687 - FITZROY CROSSING POLICE STATION

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Police Station

Authorized form of name

FITZROY CROSSING POLICE STATION

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A687

Description area

Dates of existence

1896-01-01 -

History

A police camp existed at Fitzroy in 1893. The first station was built during 1895 - 1896. Fitzroy Crossing was gazetted as a townsite in 1912. The town was relocated on a less flood-prone site in 1974 - 1975.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A61 - WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE DEPARTMENT (1853-03-05 - 1995-05-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A61

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1896-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S1423 - OCCURRENCE BOOKS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

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Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

AN Cross Reference = 5/FITZROY