Series VPRS 15899
Historic Plan Collection [Microfiche Copy of VPRS 8168]
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Date Range: Series 1990 - 1990
  Series in Custody 1990 - 1990
  Contents 1990 - 1990
Public Access: Open
Location: North Melbourne
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Agency which created this SeriesAgency which created this Series
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1990 - 1990 Division of Survey and Mapping (Department of Conservation, Forests and Lands 1983-1985; Department of Property and Services 1985-1991; Ministry of Finance 1991-1991; Department of Finance 1991-1995; Department of Treasury and Finance 1995-1996) VA 3021
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Date Range Agency Title Agency Number
2002 - cont Department of Sustainability and Environment VA 4554
Description of this SeriesDescription of this Series
  • How to use the Records
    This series does not need to be ordered. Microfiche are available in the Melbourne Reading Room.

    This series is a microfiche copy of the majority VPRS 8168 Historic Plan Collection.

    The following sub-collections are available on microfiche:

    AA - AGRICULTURAL AREA (1865)
    BL - BOUNDARY LINE (1870 - 1874)
    CEM - CEMETERY (1841 - 1861)
    CN - CONNECTING SURVEYS (1855 - 1915)
    CONT - CONTRACT (1861)
    CS - COASTAL SURVEYS (1802 - 1923)
    DIST - DISTRICT (1851 - 1882)
    ELEC - ELECTORAL PLANS (1855 - 1859)
    EXP - EXPLORERS ROUTES (1858-1888)
    FEAT - FEATURE PLANS (1838 - 1948)
    GB - GRAZING BLOCKS (1883 - 1939)
    GEOGEN - GEODETIC (GENERAL) (1840 - C.1880)
    GEODV - GEODETIC DIVISIONS (1882 - 1905)
    GEOSQ - GEODETIC SQUARES (1860 - 1881)
    GF - GOLDFIELDS (1852-1906)
    GIPPS - RIVER SURVEYS (1837-1899)
    GLENELG - GLENELG RIVERS (1839-1866)
    GOULB - GOULBURN RIVERS (1842-1872)
    LC - LAND CLASSIFICATION (1885-1960)
    LODDON - LODDON RIVERS (1839 - 1874)
    MCS - MISCELLANEOUS COASTAL SURVEYS (1802 - 1908)
    MELBRL - MELBOURNE ROLL (1851 - 1910)
    MS - MISCELLANEOUS (1860 - 1937) (M/A, D, BO, BU, C, DEF, F, I, L, M, T, U, W)
    MURRAY - MURRAY RIVER (1837 - 1881)
    NSW - INTERSTATE (1857 - 1952)
    OPR - OLD PROCLAIMED ROADS (1839 - 1863)
    POL - RES POLICE RESERVES (1851 - 1861)
    PR - PRE-EMPTIVE RIGHTS (1852 - 1873)
    PROC - PROCLAIMED ROADS (1876 - 1890)
    PROC (2) - PROCLAMATIONS (OTHER) (1875 - 1915)
    QLD - QUEENSLAND (1862 - 1951)
    RAIL - RAILWAY LINES (1852 - 1913)
    ROLL - ROLL PLANS (1837 - 1895)
    RS - ROADS (SUNDRY) (1847 - 1874)
    RUN - PASTORAL RUNS (1847 - 1882)
    SA - SOUTH AUSTRALIA (1855 - 1905)
    SALE - SALE (1850 - 1861)
    SP - STANDARD PARALLELS
    SS - SPECIAL SURVEYS (1841 - 1850)
    SYDNEY - SYDNEY PLANS (1837 - 1851)
    TN - TRIANGULATION (1840 - 1881)
    VICGEN - VICTORIA (GENERAL) (1860 - 1958)
    WIMMERA - WIMMERA RIVERS (1841 - 1899)
    WS - WATER SUPPLY (1858 - 1914)

    Researchers can read the VPRS 8168 series description for options to identify plans of interest.

    Note that a separate set of microfiche copies of pastoral run plans are available in VPRS 5920 Pastoral Run Files [Microfiche Copy of VPRS 5359].

  • Function / Content
    This series consists of copies made of VPRS 8168 Historic Plan Collection. The P1 consignment consists of microfiche copies of the majority of the plans listed in VPRS 8164 Register of Historic Plan Collection (1802-1963) (Computer Output Microfiche). These were transferred to PROV from the Lands Information Centre in August 2006. Plans not included in the P1 consignment are County, Old Roads, New Roads and Electric Telegraph plans.

  • Recordkeeping System
    Copies are in plan number order, organised in the data sets as listed on the frame 'Plan Abbreviations and Types' in VPRS 8164 Register of Historic Plan Collection (1802-1963) (Computer Output Microfiche).

    For detailed information about the many sub-collections in this series, see the Historic Plan Collection entry on the PROVwiki.

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1990 - 1990 Register of Historic Plan Collection (1802-1963) (Computer Output Microfiche) VPRS 8164
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1990 - 1990 Register of Historic Plan Collection (1802-1963) (Computer Output Microfiche) VPRS 8164
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