State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A584 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status

Department

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A584

Description area

Dates of existence

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

History

In 1946 responsibility for electricity was given to a separate authority. In 1949, the Department was abolished and two new departments were created - the Department of Railways (2) and the Western Australian Government Tramways & Ferries.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: The Government Railways Act 1904, No 23 of 1904..

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A1001 - METROPOLITAN (PERTH) PASSENGER TRANSPORT TRUST (1958-01-15 - 1986-08-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1001

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1949-04-22 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A583 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS, FERRIES AND ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (1930-07-01 - 1946-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A583

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1930-07-01 - 1946-06-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A582 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (1922-07-01 - 1930-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A582

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1922-07-01 - 1930-06-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A581 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS AND TRAMWAYS (1914-07-01 - 1922-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A581

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1914-07-01 - 1922-06-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A33 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS [1] (1890-10-01 - 1914-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A33

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1890-10-01 - 1914-06-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A580 - DEPARTMENT OF WORKS AND RAILWAYS (1879-12-31 - 1890-10-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A580

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1879-12-31 - 1890-10-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1192 - PUBLIC TRANSPORT AUTHORITY (2003-07-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1192

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A586 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES (1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A586

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

- 1949-04-22

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A585 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS [2] (1949-04-22 - 2000-12-17)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A585

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

- 1949-04-22

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1194 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS COMMISSION (2000-12-17 - 2003-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1194

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A585 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS [2] (1949-04-22 - 2000-12-17)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A585

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1949-04-22 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A586 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES (1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A586

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A583 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS, FERRIES AND ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (1930-07-01 - 1946-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A583

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A581 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS AND TRAMWAYS (1914-07-01 - 1922-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A581

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A33 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS [1] (1890-10-01 - 1914-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A33

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1946-06-30 - 1949-04-22

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A582 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND ELECTRICITY SUPPLY (1922-07-01 - 1930-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A582

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-04-22

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A587 - DEPARTMENT OF WORKS AND BUILDINGS (1890-10-01 - 1900-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A587

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1890-10-01 - 1900-12-30

Description of relationship

Related unit of description

Series S2208 - INDEX - LUMP SUM SETTLEMENTS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S4522 - PLANS - ENGINEER OF EXISTING LINES (E.E.L.)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1200 - FILES - LAND RESUMPTION

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1208 - FILES - ADMINISTRATION

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-06-30 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1213 - FILES - GENERAL (CIVIL ENGINEERING BRANCH)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S2494 - FILES - WAGR EMPLOYEES' FUNDS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S967 - FILES - GENERAL

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1498 - GANGERS NOTEBOOKS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1244 - FILES - ACCOUNTS AND AUDIT

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1247 - FILES - GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1949-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S4579 - PLANS - PLAN AND SECTION

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S4580 - PLANS - LAND RESUMPTION

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S4581 - PLANS - CONTRACT DRAWINGS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S1762 - RECORD OF SERVICE CARDS (MIDLAND WORKSHOPS)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S4070 - FILES - MECHANICAL BRANCH

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-21

Related unit of description

Series S4071 - FILES - TRAMWAYS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-21

Related unit of description

Series S1253 - FILES - CIVIL ENGINEERING (LAND RESUMPTION)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1257 - FILES - CIVIL ENGINEERING (SIGNALLING AND COMMUNICATIONS)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1258 - FILES - CIVIL ENGINEERING

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S491 - RECORD OF SERVICE REGISTERS - CASUAL EMPLOYMENT

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-21

Related unit of description

Series S2564 - INDEX CARDS - PLANS (W.A.G.R.)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S2317 - CARDS - WATER TESTING

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S23 - RECORD OF SERVICE CARDS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-21

Related unit of description

Series S2090 - CORRESPONDENCE

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1942-09-15 -

Related unit of description

Series S3161 - REGISTER - PROGRESS PLANS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1906 - STATISTICS - TRAIN PERFORMANCES AND MILEAGE

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1910 - MISCELLANEOUS TECHNICAL REPORTS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1399 - PERSONAL FILES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1911 - REGISTER - FIELD SURVEYOR'S NOTEBOOKS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S2423 - PLANS - CIVIL ENGINEERING

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

- 1949-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S1402 - STOCK FILES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1403 - FILES - ADMINISTRATION (MIDLAND WORKSHOPS)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S2171 - RECORD OF SERVICE CARDS - TEMPORARY STAFF

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1946-01-01 - 1949-12-30

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

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