Series VPRS 3815
Cost Estimates for Broad and Narrow Gauge Railway Lines
About this Series Related Series Accessing the records in this Series
Date Range: Series 1892 - 1973
  Series in Custody 1892 - 1973
  Contents 1892 - 1973
Public Access: Open
Location: North Melbourne
Format of Records: Physical
 
Agency which created this SeriesAgency which created this Series
Display entries per page
Date Range Agency Title Agency Number
1892 - 1965 Railway Construction Branch, Board of Land and Works VA 690
1965 - 1973 Railway Construction Board VA 691
Agency currently responsible for this SeriesAgency currently responsible for this Series
Display entries per page
Date Range Agency Title Agency Number
1996 - cont Department of Infrastructure VA 3971
Description of this SeriesDescription of this Series
  • How to use the Records
    To order records please consult Consignments under Access the Records.
    A listing is not yet available online but a paper version is available in the Reading Room.

  • Function / Content
    This series consists of cost estimates files for broad and narrow gauge railway lines. For each estimate the following details are given: "Description of Work" (land transfer expenses, clearing, fencing, points and crossing, signals etc), "Quality", "Rate", "Cost", and "Total Cost".

    Apart from VPRS 3814 which is a consolidated index to this, each file has an index at the front.

  • Recordkeeping System
    Chronological by year of estimate.

More research resourcesMore research resources
    PROVguide062 Public Transport - Railways
Indexes and RegistersIndexes and Registers
Display entries per page
Date Range Series Title Series Number
1892 - 1929 Index to Cost Estimates for Broad and Narrow Gauge Railway Lines VPRS 3814
Controlled SeriesControlled Series
Display entries per page
Date Range Series Title Series Number
Previous SeriesPrevious Series
Display entries per page
Transfer Date Series Title Series Number
Subsequent SeriesSubsequent Series
Display entries per page
Transfer Date Series Title Series Number
List/s of records in this seriesList/s of records in this series
Display entries per page
Consignment Number Contents Date Range Public Access No. of Units
P0000 1892 - 1973 Open 4
Indexes and RegistersIndexes and Registers
Display entries per page
Date Range Series Title Series Number
1892 - 1929 Index to Cost Estimates for Broad and Narrow Gauge Railway Lines VPRS 3814
More research resourcesMore research resources
    PROVguide062 Public Transport - Railways