State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

Series S369 - LETTERBOOKS

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AU WA S369

Title

LETTERBOOKS

Date(s)

  • 1861-01-01 - (Creation)

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Name of creator

AU WA A222 - NEWCASTLE POLICE STATION (1861-01-01 - 1911-05-02)

Administrative history

Newcastle townsite was surveyed in 1860. This followed the decision to abandon the town of Old Toodyay because of the susceptibility to flooding. A Sergeant of Police and two constables were appointed to Newcastle in 1861. Newcastle was changed to Toodyay on 3 May 1911 and the Police Station changed name accordingly.

Name of creator

AU WA A223 - TOODYAY POLICE STATION (1911-05-03 -)

Administrative history

Following on official name change from Newcastle to Toodyay, the Police Station changed accordingly.

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Copies of letters and reports received by and sent from Newcastle, (later Toodyay) Police Station.

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Archivist's note

AN Cross Reference = 5/Too
Range Control Symbol = 1

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