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Agency ID1885
TitleThuringowa Divisional Board
Agency TypeLocal government authority
Start Date 11/11/1879
End Date 31/3/1903
Date NotesN/A

Created under the Divisional Boards Acts to provide local administration and public services in areas outside municipalities.

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Series IDTitleFromTo
16230Letterbooks (and loose correspondence) 8/3/1880 31/3/1903
16226Cash books 24/4/1880 31/3/1903
16176Rate Books 1/1/1884 1/1/1899
16228Ledgers 1/1/1884 31/3/1903
16177Valuation Registers of Rateable Properties 1/1/1886 31/12/1899
5899Minute Books 2/2/1887 31/3/1903
16190Miscellaneous Papers 1/1/1891 31/3/1903
16175Rate Cash Books 5/1/1891 31/3/1903
16225Thuringowa Water Authority Cash Book 30/4/1897 31/3/1903
16174Thuringowa Water Authority Rate Cash Book 6/8/1897 31/12/1903
18409Thuringowa Water Authority Rate Books 1/1/1898 31/3/1903
16178Valuation and Rate Books 1/1/1900 31/3/1903
16181Infrastructure Drawings and Specifications 10/4/1901 31/3/1903
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
8481Public Works Department (I) 11/11/1879 12/12/1887
236Mines and Works Department 12/12/1887 4/1/1890
2723Public Works Department II 4/1/1890 9/7/1891
107Colonial Secretary's Office 9/7/1891 29/7/1896
123Home Secretary's Office 29/7/1896 31/3/1903
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Previous Agencies

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Subsequent Agencies

Agency IDTitle
1886Thuringowa Shire Council
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Finding Aids

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Publication Notes
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Information Sources

Divisional Boards Act 1879
Divisional Boards Act 1887
Local Authorities Act 1902
Queensland Government Gazette 11 Nov 1879, Vol. XXV, No. 75, p. 1006
Queensland Government Gazette 16 January 1897, Vol. LXVII, no. 13, p. 155
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Establishing Divisional Boards Act 1879
Abolishing Local Authorities Act 1902
Administered Divisional Boards Act 1879
Divisional Boards Act 1887

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Thuringowa Divisional Board was established as one of the 75 divisions into which the state was divided under "The Divisional Boards Act of 1879" on 11 November 1879. On 16 January 1897 the Divisional Board was also constituted the Thuringowa Water Authority. Divisional Boards were changed to Shire Councils under "The Local Authorities Act of 1902" on 31 Mar 1903.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID1885, Thuringowa Divisional Board
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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