State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A436 - WICKEPIN POLICE STATION

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Police Station

Authorized form of name

WICKEPIN POLICE STATION

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A436

Description area

Dates of existence

1911-03-23 -

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.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A61 - WESTERN AUSTRALIA POLICE DEPARTMENT (1853-03-05 - 1995-05-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A61

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1911-03-23 -

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S838 - UNREGISTERED FILES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1936-01-01 -

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

AN Cross Reference = 5/WICKEPIN