Brisbane Shipwrights Provident Union

Identity area

Type of entity

Trade union

Authorized form of name

Brisbane Shipwrights Provident Union

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Other form(s) of name

  • Port of Brisbane Shipwrights' Union

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Description area

Dates of existence

1886 - 1918


The union was first registered under the Queensland Trade Unions Act of 1886 as the Brisbane Shipwrights Provident Union. By early 1907 it was reconstituted as the Port Brisbane Shipwrights Union until 15 January 1918 when it became the Brisbane Branch of the Federated Shipwrights, Ship Constructors, Naval Architects, Ship Draughtsmen and Boat Builders' Association of Australia, a predecessor of the Federated Shipwrights and Ship Constructors' Association of Australia, Queensland Branch.


Brisbane, Queensland

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Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for shipwrights, construction workers, architects and draughtspersons

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Related entity

Federated Shipwrights' and Ship Constructors' Association of Australia (1916 - 1976)

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 11 December 2012




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