Series VPRS 15581
Register of Land Purchases
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Date Range: Series 1851 - 1857
  Series in Custody 1851 - 1857
  Contents 1851 - 1857
Public Access: Open
Location: North Melbourne
Format of Records: Physical
 
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Date Range Agency Title Agency Number
1851 - 1853 Colonial Secretary's Office VA 856
1853 - 1857 Crown Lands Department VA 2878
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2002 - cont Department of Sustainability and Environment VA 4554
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  • How to use the Records
    Consult Consignments within the Accessing the Records tab of this series entry.

    For references to a specific person, consult the alphabetical index within each volume.

  • Function / Content
    This series consists of copies of the Crown grants made to purchasers of land. The name of the grantee, the date, the acreage of the land and a full surveyor's description of it are given. On the back of each pro forma are the details of the registration of the title with the Supreme Court of Victoria.

  • Recordkeeping System
    Entries are in chronological order. An alphabetical index of persons with the number of the entry is given.

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Consignment Number Contents Date Range Public Access No. of Units
P0001 1851 - 1857 Open 2
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