State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A891 - MT MORTIMER POLICE STATION

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Police Station

Authorized form of name

MT MORTIMER POLICE STATION

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A891

Description area

Dates of existence

1898-02-07 -

History

Mt Mortimer (a.k.a. Mt Dawson) is located on the Ashburton River north west of the Capricorn Range. The Ashburton Goldfield was located nearby. In October 1903 the Police Camp on O'Grady's (a.k.a. Gregory) Creek was moved to "the Gorge Pool".

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Functions, occupations and activities

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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

1898-02-07 -

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S2095 - OCCURRENCES - MT MORTIMER

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1898-02-07 -

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes