State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A763 - GERALDTON POLICE STATION

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Police Station

Authorized form of name

GERALDTON POLICE STATION

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A763

Description area

Dates of existence

1861-01-01 -

History

A police station appears to have been operating in Geraldton by 1861. Previously, a police constable, John Nicol Drummond, was stationed at Champion Bay from 1850.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A944 - WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE SERVICE (1995-05-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A944

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1995-05-01 -

Description of relationship

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

1861-01-01 - 1995-05-31

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S4839 - CHARGE BOOKS - GERALDTON POLICE STATION

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S2853 - OCCURRENCE BOOKS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1885-05-04 -

Related unit of description

Series S1659 - RECORDS - VARIOUS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1893-01-01 -

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

AN Cross Reference = 5/GER