State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A1800 - MOUNT WITTENOOM POLICE STATION

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Police Station

Authorized form of name

MOUNT WITTENOOM POLICE STATION

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1800

Description area

Dates of existence

1880-04-01 - 1912-08-11

History

A request for a police station to be established at Mount Wittenoom was made by the Superintendent of Police to the Colonial Secretary in March 1878. A police station was opened on the 1st of April 1880

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Police Act 1892, s. 39 Establishment of Police Districts (amended by No 6 of 1978 s. 10).

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

-

Description of relationship

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

-

Description of relationship

Related function

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

(Records in this Record Series were previously listed at the State Records Office at reference: AN 5/Mt Wittenoom: Accession 411)