State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department for Culture and the Arts.

AU WA A770 - STATE STEAMSHIPS SERVICE

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

STATE STEAMSHIPS SERVICE

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A770

Description area

Dates of existence

1912-05-04 - 1918-12-31

History

The State Steamships Service was established in May 1912, largely in response to a request for an improved shipping service to north west ports. The name was changed to that of State Shipping Service in 1919. The State Steamships Service was controlled by the Fremantle Harbour Trust from 1913 to 1918.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A771 - STATE SHIPPING SERVICE (1919-01-01 - 1979-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A771

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1912-05-04 - 1918-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A772 - STATESHIPS (1979-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A772

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1912-05-04 - 1918-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A772 - STATESHIPS (1979-01-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A772

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1965-11-15 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A771 - STATE SHIPPING SERVICE (1919-01-01 - 1979-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A771

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1919-01-01 - 1979-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A71 - FREMANTLE HARBOUR TRUST (1903-01-01 - 1964-11-12)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A71

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1913-01-01 - 1918-12-31

Description of relationship

Related unit of description

Series S1720 - CORRESPONDENCE FILES - SHIPS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1912-05-04 - 1918-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S1738 - RECORDS - VARIOUS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1912-05-04 - 1918-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S1740 - LOG BOOKS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1912-01-01 - 1918-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S1741 - REPORTS - GENERAL AVERAGE

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1912-01-01 - 1918-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S4728 - SPECIFICATIONS - SHIPS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes