Series S1765 - RATE BOOKS

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AU WA S1765




  • 1904-02-26 - 1998-06-30 (Creation)

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AU WA A794 - CITY OF ALBANY (1998-07-01 -)

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The City of Albany was formed in 1998, combining the administrative and financial responsibilities of the Town and Shire of Albany.

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AU WA A1044 - ALBANY ROAD BOARD (1896-04-10 - 1961-06-30)

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Formed in 1896, the Albany Road Board was responsible for the roads and rates in the area surrounding, but not including, the Port and Townsite of Albany. Over time, the Board's responsibilities grew to include a range of functions associated with municipal government such as roads and parks. In July 1961, all Road Boards in Western Australia were created as Shires.

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AU WA A1045 - SHIRE OF ALBANY (1961-07-01 - 1998-06-30)

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Successor to the Albany Road Board, the Shire covered the area around, but not including, the Port and Townsite of Albany. The Shire and Town were amalgamated to form the City of Albany in 1998.

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Local Government financial record showing register number of rate assesssment; rateable owner of land giving surname, initials, address and occupation; description and situation of land rated including road, original location, section, lot or subdivision, and area; unimproved capital value; amounts chargeable for roads, loan repayments etc: health rates, vermnin and sanitary charges, etc.


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Range Control Symbol = 1 - 4
Physform2 = 3

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