State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A586 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A586

Description area

Dates of existence

1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15

History

The WA Government Railways, Tramways & Ferries was abolished in 1949 and the Western Australian Government Railways (2) and the Western Australian Government Tramways & Ferries created. The latter agency continued until 15 January 1958 when the Metropolitan (Perth) Passenger Transport Trust was created.

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

1958-01-15 -

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 -

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

- 1922-06-30

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A584 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES (1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A584

Category of the relationship

Preceding

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

- 1946-06-30

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

- 1914-06-30

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

- 1930-06-30

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

1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15

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

1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A584 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS, TRAMWAYS AND FERRIES (1946-07-01 - 1949-04-22)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A584

Category of the relationship

Preceding

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

1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15

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

1949-04-22 - 1959-01-15

Description of relationship

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 S4072 - FILES - GENERAL

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1949-04-22 - 1958-01-15

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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