Local government service
George Cope was elected as an alderman on Paddington Council in June 1884; he was elected mid-term.
The information about this alderman was compiled in collaboration with Woollahra Library and Information Service.
‘Advertising’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 June 1884, p. 2, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article13563809
Petition: George Cope and other residents of Paddington requesting continuation of the water main in Cascade Street, 1881, City of Sydney Archives, A-00306741, accessed 28 Oct 2021, https://archives.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/nodes/view/1108658