Fremantle Police Station complex
|Fremantle Police Station complex|
|Former names||Fremantle Court House|
|Address||45 Henderson Street|
|Town or city||Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Official name||Fremantle Court House (former) and Police Station Complex|
|Type||State Registered Place|
|Designated||9 September 2003|
The Fremantle Police Station complex (incorporating the 1899 limestone former courthouse) is a group of buildings located at 45 Henderson Street, Fremantle, Western Australia. The complex includes the former courthouse, police station, various accommodation buildings, artillery drill hall (now the Fly by Night Club) and lock-up. The group was originally constructed between 1896 and 1903. Later elements of lesser significance include the 1957 and 1978 extensions to the courthouse, the lock-up keeper's house, Norfolk Island pines and Canary Island date palms.
Notes and references
- Fremantle Court House (fmr) and Police Station Complex Archived 2 December 2013 at the Wayback Machine at Heritage Council of Western Australia
- "About the Fly". Archived from the original on 26 July 2012. Retrieved 8 November 2012.
- Register of Heritage Places – Permanent Entry Archived 3 December 2013 at the Wayback Machine Heritage Council of Western Australia, 9 September 2003
Conole, Peter (2006). "Fremantle 1919 – A Slice of Policing Life". Western Australia Police Historical Society. Retrieved 27 November 2013.