Blacksmiths' Society of Australia

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Blacksmiths' Society of Australia

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Other form(s) of name

  • Blacksmiths' Society of Australasia

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Description area

Dates of existence

c. 1912 - 1965


The Blacksmiths' Society of Australasia formed around 1912 and was registered in 1916. In 1954 the union became known as the Blacksmiths' Society of Australia until it was deregistered in 1965. Members of the union joined the Boilermakers' Society of Australia which became the Boilermakers' & Blacksmiths' Society of Australia in 1965.


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for blacksmiths and metalworkers.

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

Boilermakers' and Blacksmiths' Society of Australia (1965 - 1973)

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 4 December 2012




Australian Trade Union Archives, (accessed on 4 December 2012)

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