Series GR-1900 - Bills of sale indexes and registers

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Bills of sale indexes and registers

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  • 1861-1956 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Supreme Court (Victoria)

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61 cm of textual records

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The series consists of 11 volumes of a bills of sale indexes and registers created by the Victoria Supreme Court between 1861 and 1956. The registers list bills of sale for chattel mortgages and conditional sales and related volumes of nominal indexes. Most of the volumes relate to bills of sale in Victoria but one volume is an index to bills of sale on the mainland.

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Transferred from the Victoria Court Registry in 1984 and the Ministry of Attorney General in 2000.


Volumes from the original accessions G84-190 and G84-221 were selected and described as GR-1900. In 2000, additional volumes were found and added and all the selected records were reaccessioned as 93-8568. A missing volume (G84-190 vol. 7) was found in 2017 under container number 880057-2723.

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Accession number(s): 93-8568; G84-190; G84-221

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