Series VPRS 11247
Register of Shipping, Control Centre
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Date Range: Series 1966 - 1980
  Series in Custody 1966 - 1980
  Contents 1966 - 1980
Public Access: Open
Location: North Melbourne
Format of Records: Physical
 
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Date Range Agency Title Agency Number
1966 - 1978 Melbourne Harbor Trust Commissioners VA 2799
1978 - 1980 Port of Melbourne Authority VA 1426
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1978 - 1996 Port of Melbourne Authority VA 1426
2003 - cont Port of Melbourne Corporation VA 4028
By 1996 - 2003 Office of the Administrator VA 4086
Description of this SeriesDescription of this Series
  • How to use the Records
    Select the register for the required period and scan the entries.

  • Function / Content
    This series comprises a register of shipping maintained at the Shipping Control Centre between 1 July 1966 and 31 March 1980. The Shipping Control Centre was officially opened in April 1966 at the Victoria Dockhead to regulate shipping movements.

    Entries were recorded in the register chronologically and comprised the following details:
    - date
    - vessel
    - in OR out
    - arrival and departure at heads, breakwater, Control Centre
    - berth
    - pilot
    - tugs
    - remarks.

  • Recordkeeping System
    The volumes in this series and the entries in each volume are arranged chronologically by date of ships arrival and departure.

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- 1966 Register of Shipping : Victoria Dockhead VPRS 8006
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Consignment Number Contents Date Range Public Access No. of Units
P0001 1966 - 1980 Open 4
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