State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department for Culture and the Arts.

Series S797 - INDEX - PRISONERS - GERALDTON

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AU WA S797

Title

INDEX - PRISONERS - GERALDTON

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  • 1903-01-01 - (Creation)

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Name of creator

AU WA A220 - FREMANTLE PRISON (1855-01-01 - 1991-10-31)

Administrative history

Fremantle Prison was built by convict labour between 1851 and 1855, and was first occupied in 1855. The Prison was closed in 1991 when the last prisoners were transferred to the new prison at Casuarina.

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Scope and content

Card index of inmates of Geraldton Prison compiled by Fremantle Prison Museum. Cards are arranged alphabetically by prisoner's name and give the registration number. A microfilm copy of Cons 4207 is available.

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Open

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Open

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Archivist's note

Range Control Symbol = 1 - 3
Physform2 = 9

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