Agency Details

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Agency ID547
TitleBurrum 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
7603Valuation Register 1/1/1883 31/12/1887
10236Rate Books 1/1/1883 31/12/1896
7574Rate Letterbooks 14/5/1884 20/2/1892
10223Letterbooks 6/8/1885 31/3/1903
7576Minute Books 5/8/1886 4/11/1902
7572Work Letterbooks 21/1/1889 5/8/1903
10230Ledger 4/12/1895 15/4/1901
17058Valuation Register and Rate Books 1/1/1898 31/12/1903
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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 1/7/1891
107Colonial Secretary's Office 1/7/1891 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
548Burrum Shire Council
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Related Agencies

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Finding Aids

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Publication Notes
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Information Sources

Divisional Boards Act 1879
Queensland Government Gazette 11 Nov 1879, Vol. XXV, No. 75, p. 1002
Divisional Boards Act 1887
Queensland Government Gazette 1896, Vol LXVI, pp 345, 400
Local Authorities Act 1902
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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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Burrum Division was established under the "Divisional Boards Act of 1879" and became Burrum Shire on 31 Mar 1903
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID547, Burrum Divisional Board
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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