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AU WA A11 - HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT
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STEAM LIFEBOAT - "LADY FORREST"

  • AU WA S1016
  • Series
  • 1903-01-01 - 1967-06-06

This is an artificial series formed by the State Archives to include all files relating to the steam lifeboat "Lady Forrest". The files were created by the Harbour and Lights Department and the Fremantle Harbour Trust, and some were added to by t...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

ACCOUNTS BOOKS - OIL CONSUMPTION - ARTHUR HEAD

  • AU WA S103
  • Series
  • 1894-05-01 - 1910-12-01

Oil consumption accounts for Arthur Head Signal Station. Lists oil receipts - what was there on the first day of the month, oil received, oil expended, amount used, oil remaining at end of the month. Until August 1900 weather conditions were also ...

FREMANTLE HARBOUR TRUST

SURVEY FILE - "WYOLA"

  • AU WA S1429
  • Series
  • 1927-06-07 - 1970-01-23

Unregistered survey file relating to the steam tug "Wyola" consisting mostly of various kinds of inspection reports.

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

SHIPPING REGISTERS - DERBY

  • AU WA S1528
  • Series
  • 1906-01-01 - 1964-06-30

Shipping registers for the port of Derby showing a ship's date of arrival, where from, captain's name, where bound and date of sailing. Volume 1 contains shipping arrivals for the period 1906-1909 and 1917-1949, while vol. 2 covers 1909-...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

INDEX - LETTERBOOKS

  • AU WA S1611
  • Series
  • 1834-10-10 - 1910-12-29

Undated index to the outward letterbooks of the Harbour Master, Fremantle. The letterbooks can be seen at WAS 1613, ACC 1056.

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

LETTERBOOKS

  • AU WA S1613
  • Series
  • 1834-10-10 - 1912-04-02

Letterbooks containing copies of letters sent by the Harbour Master, Fremantle. Some of the letters found in WAS 1614 are summarised in this series. A number of the letterbooks only contain letters to the Colonial Secretary's Office (CSO), th...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

LOG BOOKS - SHIPS

  • AU WA S1616
  • Series
  • 1910-02-24 - 1946-04-09

These are the official log books of particular ships, each covering one voyage only. Information provided may include: name of ship, tonnage, name of master, port and date of commencement of voyage, nature of the voyage, port and date of terminati...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

SHIPS' CREWLISTS

  • AU WA S1617
  • Series
  • 1909-11-02 - 1956-03-22

Each list contains crew details of one voyage for a particular ship. Details include names of crew members, dates of departure and arrival and names of ports. Other information may include age, nationality, home address, details of previous employ...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

RECORDS - VARIOUS

  • AU WA S1618
  • Series
  • 1851-01-01 -

A collection of miscellaneous records including a record of shipping casualties, hydrographic surveys and newspaper cuttings and other records relating to coastal ports, harbours and rivers. Includes register of births (1906-1915) and deaths (190...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

FILES - GENERAL

  • AU WA S2357
  • Series
  • 1880-01-01 - 1983-12-31

This is the main file series created by the Harbour and Lights Department. The files deal with such matters as harbour works, beacons, buoys, jetties and wrecks and damage to vessels.

DEPARTMENT OF MARINE AND HARBOURS

LOG BOOK - HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT JETTIES AND OTHER ITEMS

  • AU WA S2990
  • Series
  • 1897-01-01 - 1951-12-31

Log book maintained by the Harbour and Lights Department relating to the construction and repair of Western Australian jetties. The log book provides only a brief summary of jetty works. It includes some dredges, vessels, quarry, railway wagon, ra...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

SHIPPING REGISTERS - FREMANTLE

  • AU WA S4044
  • Series
  • 1833-12-31 -

Shipping registers for all vessels arriving at the port of Fremantle. The registers record the date of the vessel's arrival, the name of the vessel, the vessel's tonnage, from where the vessel departed, to where the vessel is bound, serv...

HARBOUR MASTER - FREMANTLE

MAINTENANCE REGISTER - LIGHTS

  • AU WA S4046
  • Series
  • 1937-01-01 -

This register records maintenance carried out on lights in use in harbours, rivers and coastal for Fremantle - Perth. The registers records the name of the light, its position, a description of the light structure (e.g. building, buoy, tower, etc)...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

NOTICES TO MARINERS

  • AU WA S4053
  • Series
  • 1918-12-21 -

This series consists of a single volume containing copies of published notices issued for the attention of mariners by State, Commonwealth and international governments. The notices alert mariners to dangerous coastal conditions (e.g. low-lying re...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

REGISTERS - CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED

  • AU WA S4054
  • Series
  • 1880-01-01 -

This series consists of a single register to correspondence received by the Harbour and Light Depratment. For each item of correspondence, the register records that letter number, the date, from whom the letter was sent, to whom the letter is addr...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

RETURNS - SEAMEN ENGAGED AND DISCHARGED

  • AU WA S4055
  • Series
  • 1894 -

These records form a summary of returns sent to the Harbour and Light Department from officials in Western Australian ports of seamen who were registered as engaged, discharged, deserted or deceased.The returns record the date, the name of the shi...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

SUBJECT INDEXES

  • AU WA S4056
  • Series
  • 1901-01-01 -

This series consists of subject indexes to correspondence in Harbour and Light Department files. The indexes record the subject matter of the correspondence, the name of the writer, if the correspondence was received or sent by the department and ...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

MAINTENANCE REGISTER - BUOYS

  • AU WA S4057
  • Series
  • 1904-01-01 -

Register recording maintenance and upkeep of buoys at various Western Australian coastal ports. The register contains an index to the buoys at the front of the volume.(The register in this Record Series was previously listed at the State Records O...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

REGISTERS - EXEMPTIONS FROM PILOTAGE

  • AU WA S4058
  • Series
  • 1875-01-01 -

These registers record exemptions granted to ship masters from being piloted into certain ports, allowing the master to navigate the vessel into port himself (e.g. exemption from being piloted from Gage Roads into Fremantle Harbour). Exemptions we...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

REGISTERS - SHIP BOILERS

  • AU WA S4059
  • Series
  • 1910-01-01 -

These registers were maintained by the Harbour and Light Department to record the details of boilers in use by marine vessels. The inside cover of the first register states:"Boilers that can be readily removed from floating craft are to be branded...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

REGISTERS - BIRTHS AND DEATHS AT SEA

  • AU WA S4060
  • Series
  • 1902-12-09 -

These registers record births and deaths at sea. For the recording of deaths at sea, the registers document the following information: date reported, name of vessel, name of deceased, their nationality, their residential locality, whether the dece...

HARBOUR AND LIGHT DEPARTMENT

MONTHLY SUMMARY - SHIPPING

  • AU WA S574
  • Series
  • 1908-01-01 -

Monthly summary of vessels arriving at intra-state ports.(The records in this Record Series include items that were previously listed at the State Records Office at reference: AN 16/8; Accession 1316).

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT