Series GR-2376 - Dockets and court calendars

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Dockets and court calendars

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GR-2376

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  • 1939-1944 (Creation)
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    British Columbia. County Court (Cumberland)

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Originals, 6 cm

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The County Court of Nanaimo “holden at Cumberland” existed by 1898 and presumably earlier. [See: BC Gazette 1898, p. 2385]. In 1952 the County Court registry at Cumberland was closed by OIC #0889-1952, approved and ordered April 18, 1952, effective April 1, 1952. By the same order, the Supreme Court registry at Cumberland was also closed. Also by the same order, registries of the County Court and Supreme Court were established at Courtenay. (Sources: Orders-in-Council and BC Gazette 1952, p. 1250)

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Dockets from County Court and Supreme Court Chambers held at Cumberland, includes notes regarding the outcome of the cases, 1939-1944. The collection further includes miscellaneous correspondence and Registrar's returns for the Cumberland Registry, 1941. There is also a file regarding a criminal charge in Alert Bay, 1941, and a file regarding a Courtenay by-law, 1941.

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Received from the Ministry of Attorney General, 1989.

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These records are restricted. Please contact the BC Archives for information about access.

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Accession number(s): G89-284

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