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Willunga Mounted Police

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Type of organisation: Government
Street number: 61
Street name: High
Street suffix: Street
Town or locality: Willunga
Date established: c. 1839
Established by: Government
Business or purpose: Police
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The South Australian Police Force was officially established on 12 Dec 1839 and there was a Mounted Police station in Willunga by early 1840.

Some of the Mounted Police who served at the Willunga Police Station located at 61 High Street included: Daniel Swaffer (arrived 1840 departed 1841), John Edward Pollard (departed in Jan 1843), George Weal (arrived 06/1853 departed 11/1855), John Shaw (arrived 08/1855 departed 1866), Edward Henry Deane (arrived Oct 1866 departed Oct 1867), George Montagu (arrived 01/11/1868 departed 01/12/1869), Stephen Thomas Tuohy (arrived 03/11/1882 departed 26/04/1898)

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