108 Dryburgh Street

108 Dryburgh Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051

Also known as
Previous Address 108 was previously known as 6 Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Source: from the 1895 MMBW map
Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

2015

source: http://maps.melbourne.vic.gov.au/


Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan

Building Details

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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

The magnificent Victorian terrace dwelling with its own private back yard garden space that once existed on this site was demolished and replaced by a 3 storey commercial building in the 1950s.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
Mr. J. H. Holloway, 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
1960 1960 George Murreli source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1945 1955 Mrs. Jean C. Morcom source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1940 1940 Gordon Martin source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1935 1935 Mrs. A. Dixon source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1925 1930 Mrs. M. Armstrong source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1920 Mrs. Elizabeth. Armstrong source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1915 1915 Walter E. Thomas (number changed to 6) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1910 1910 William Powell source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1905 1905 John Dugdell source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1890 1900 William Dwyer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1885 1885 Davis source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1879 1880 Thomas Ockenden source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1875 Thomas and Sarah Holbery http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article202137213 source: The Age

Social History



Context and Streetscape

Precinct
The current property is 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

Zoning
This information must be verified with the relevant planning or heritage authority.

Streetscape

Other Information

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