Beverley Historical Society, Western Australia

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Identificador

daa/406

Forma autorizada do nome

Beverley Historical Society, Western Australia

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nome

Outra(s) forma(s) do nome

  • Dead Finish Museum, Beverley, Western Australia

Tipo

  • Community

Zona de contacto

Tipo

Endereço

Endereço

Dead Finish Museum, Corner of Morrison Street and Hunt Road, Beverley

Localidade

Beverley

Região

Western Australia

Nome do país

Código Postal

6304

Telefone

See website for current numbers.

Fax

Nota

área de descrição

história

The Beverley Historical Society was formed by volunteers in 1987 to foster the safe-keeping and promotion of Beverley’s Heritage.

The society operates from the Dead Finish Museum in Hunt Road, Beverley. The museum is housed in the oldest building in Beverley, the “Wheatsheaf Inn”, built by Alfred Smith in 1872. It holds a very fine collection of artefacts depicting life in Beverley since settlement in 1831.

contexto cultural e geográfico

Beverley is a town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 133 kilometres south-east of the state capital, Perth, between York and Brookton on the Great Southern Highway. It is on the Great Southern railway line.

Mandatos/Fontes de autoridade

estrutura administrativa

Officer-in-charge: President

Políticas de gestão e entrada de documentos

The society collects material relating to the district.

Prédios

Acervos documentais

Holds material relating to the district and people associated with it, including:

  • family histories
  • photographs
  • some old maps and title deeds
  • minutes and journals of defunct businesses and clubs.

Instrumentos de pesquisa, guias e publicações

área de acesso

horário de funcionamento

Museum hours: every Sunday 11am-3pm from mid-March to November and at any other time requested.
The archives for the Beverley area are not available for general public viewing.

Condição de acesso e uso

Acessibilidade

área de serviços

serviços de pesquisa

If people have a specific question we try to provide an answer but we have no paid staff.

serviços de reprodução

Áreas públicas

The museum.

Zona do controlo

Identificador da descrição

Identificador da instituição

Regras ou convenções utilizadas

Estatuto

Nível de detalhe

Datas de criação, revisão ou eliminação

Revised 20 April 2018

Línguas e escritas

Script(s)

Fontes

Notas de manutenção

Pontos de acesso

Pontos de acesso

  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Área de transferência

Contacto principal

Dead Finish Museum, Corner of Morrison Street and Hunt Road, Beverley
Beverley, Western Australia 6304