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Agency Details

Agency Number: TA1297
Title: PRESTON PRIMARY SCHOOL
Start Date: 01 Jan 1900
End Date: 31 Dec 1994
Description:

Provision of education and school facilities. Preston is south of Ulverstone, near Gunns Plains in northwest Tasmania. Delaney's site was chosen in 1904 for the new school as it met the requirements of the majority.

Information Sources:

The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times (Tas.), 28 May 1904. p. 2.

http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article65132653

Legislation Administered:

Legislation Creating:

Legislation Abolishing Agency:

Functions Performed:
7 EDUCATION AND TRAINING [1]
Controlling Agencies:
TA63 EDUCATION DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1886 17 Jul 1989
TA756 DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND THE ARTS 17 Jul 1989 27 Mar 1996
Series Created By Agency:
AC796  ADMISSION REGISTER. 01 Jan 1938 28 Feb 1994
AC798  OBSERVATION BOOK. 01 Jan 1948 31 Dec 1973
AC797  SCHOOL JOURNAL. 01 Jan 1948 30 Jun 1990
ED258/1  EXAMINATION BOOK. 01 Jan 1955 31 Dec 1957
AC799  NEWSLETTERS. 01 Jan 1989 31 Dec 1994