State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

Series S838 - UNREGISTERED FILES

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AU WA S838

Title

UNREGISTERED FILES

Date(s)

  • 1936-01-01 - (Creation)

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Files

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Name of creator

AU WA A436 - WICKEPIN POLICE STATION (1911-03-23 -)

Administrative history

The townsite of Wickepin was declared in June 1908.

A police officer stationed at Narrogin Police Station patrolled the area until 1911 when a police camp was established in Wickepin.

A new police station was erected in 1921. This station was replaced in 1980.

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Scope and content

Includes reports and details of sudden deaths, reports from officers at city and country police stations re drunkeness and copies of police circulars.

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Chronological

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Conditions governing access (legacy)

Restricted for 25 years after closure

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Archivist's note

Range Control Symbol = 1-

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