Port Augusta Courthouse 1884, SA


By B Stead

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Port Augusta Courthouse 1884, South Australia

Port Augusta had a resident Magistrate as early as 1856, (South Australian Register, 1856).  In 1858 estimates were made for a courthouse and custom’s house, (The South Australian Register, 1858), drawings for a courthouse were eventually done and advertised eight years later, (South Australian Weekly Chronicle, 7 July 1866). More