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Corporate entry Commonwealth Research Station, Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area (1927 - 1939)

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

From
1927
Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
To
1939
Functions
Industrial or scientific research and Agricultural industry
Reference No
CA 4468
Legal Status
Agency of the Commonwealth of Australia
Location
Griffith, New South Wales

Summary

The Commonwealth Research Station, Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area, was established in 1927, after the CSIR assumed control of the Commonwealth Citrus Research Station. In 1939 the Station underwent another name change, becoming the Irrigation Research Station.

Timeline

 1924 - 1927 Commonwealth Citrus Research Station
       1927 - 1939 Commonwealth Research Station, Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area
             1939 - 1961 CSIRO Irrigation Research Station
                   1961 - 1967 CSIRO Irrigation Research Laboratory
                         1967 - 1982 CSIRO Division of Irrigation Research
                               1982 - 1987 CSIRO Centre for Irrigation Research
                                     1987 - 1988 CSIRO Centre for Irrigation and Freshwater Research
                                           1988 - 1997 CSIRO Division of Water Resources
                                                 1997 - CSIRO Land and Water

Published resources

Books

  • Historical Directory of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, 1926-1976, CSIRO, Canberra, 1978, 101 pp. Details

Online Resources

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