10 Carroll Street

10 Carroll Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
Felicity Jack 2020
Also known as Edmonton Terrace (1-8 before 1889) now known as 8 to 14 Carroll Street Source: Source: Sands & McDougall directory
Previous Address
Constructed 1876/77
Style Victorian : 1840-1890
Architect
Builder brothers James, John & Albert Thurgood

Timelapse Building Images

1983

18 to 8 Carroll Street, North Melbourne.

Image held by North Melbourne Library, photographer, Graeme Butler

Land Details

Building Details

This house was built as a group of 4 family homes by the Master Builder James Thurgood.

Other work conducted by the Thurgood family of builders are below include:

Architects Owner Suburb Building Type Builder Build Date (YYYY MM DD) Registration no
  Thurgood, William Melbourne Factories Thurgood, William 1860 08 31 497
  Sadler, Wm Hawke Street, West Melbourne Houses Thurgood, James – Melbourne 1872 05 27 4839
  Campbell, Charles- Lime Merchant Melbourne Office Buildings; Warehouses Thurgood, James – Errol St 1876 11 11 6990
  Currie, – Carlton Houses Thurgood, James 1879 05 3 7973
Shalless, H Brown, Thomas Parkville Houses Thurgood 1880 04 13 8326
McIver, E Scott, Mungo Carlton Houses Thurgood, James – Errol St Hotham 1883 04 5 233
McIver, E Primitive Methodist Church Trustees Miller Street, West Melbourne Houses; Religious Buildings Thurgood, James – Errol St Hotham 1883 11 29 611
McIver, E Ramage, John Miller Street, West Melbourne Houses; alterations Thurgood, James – The Parade Ascot Vale 1885 01 21 1297
McIver, E – Park St Brunswick McIver, E Parkville Houses Thurgood, James – The Parade Ascot Vale 1885 01 21 1296
  Love Royle & Thurgood   Factories Love Royle & Thurgood 1906 10 30  
  Love Royle & Thurgood St Kilda Shops Love Royle & Thurgood 1907 05 14  
  Love, Royle & Thurgood St Kilda   Love, Royle & Thurgood 1913 7 23 1975

 

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Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features

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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
James Thurgood, first Crown land purchaser source: Hatcher Index
abt 40 thousand years earlier 1835 Boon Wurrung and Woiwurrung (Wurundjeri) peoples of the Kulin Nation https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Victoria source: Hatcher Index

Residents

From To Resident More Info Data Source
to date Private source Hatcher Index
1970 1974 Grant CJ source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1940 1965 Davis Mrs CA source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1935 1935 Rees Mrs MA source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1925 1930 Overton FJ source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1915 1920 Hagg G source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1910 1910 MsGrath E source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1905 1905 Thorpe AS source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1900 1900 Longstaff F source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1895 1895 Minty WH source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1890 1890 McMurtie D source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020
1885 1885 Hanks source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by William Brazenor in 2020

Social History

BIRTH.
McMURTRIE – On the 7th October, at Edmonton Terrace, Carroll Street, Hotham Hill, the wife of D. Mc’Murtrie, Victorian Railways, of a Daughter.
Ruby Florence McMurtrie was the daughter of David and Ellen McMurtrie, nee Silk.
Ruby married Morgan Harry in Victoria in 1912.

source: Colac Herald 1885 and https://www.bdm.vic.gov.au/


Photograph of Ruby Florence McMurtrie on her wedding day in 1912.

source: the Harry family


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Context and Streetscape

Precinct
This property resides within the municipality of the City of Melbourne. We respectfully acknowledge it is on the traditional land of the Kulin Nation.
source: https://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/SiteCollectionDocuments/history-city-of-melbourne.pdf
historical map source: https://www.slv.vic.gov.au/search-discover/explore-collections-format/maps/maps-melbourne-city-suburbs

Streetscape

This streetscape contains a collection of outstanding Victorian buildings because they are a particularly well preserved group from a similar period or style and because they are socially and historically significant buildings for the early development of North & West Melbourne in their own right.

Other Information

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