109 Dryburgh Street

109 Dryburgh Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051
photographer: Stephen Hatcher 2022

Also known as
Previous Address 109 was previously known as 19 Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Source: from the 1895 MMBW map
Constructed (1st) 1860s. (2nd) 1940s
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

2017

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


Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan
  3. record of the 1858 Crown land sale

Building Details

From a 1915 sales listing

A five roomed W.B. villa with bath, copper and all conveniences.

source: The Argus


Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features



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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

The historic Victorian period timber home on this land was demolished in the 1940s and replaced by the current single storey brick factory.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
27/11/1858 Mr. Alexander Grant, 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 Gamlen Chmcl Co (Aust) P/L, chmcl mnfrs source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1950 1965 Maurice W. Scanlon source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1940 1945 Mrs. Helen Stevenson source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1935 1935 Andrew N. and Helen Stevenson source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1930 John F. McMurray source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1925 1925 Alfred Williamson source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1920 Andrew Mercer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1915 1915 Edward Dowling (house number changed to 19) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1900 1910 Miss. Agnes Stirling source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1895 1895 William McCann source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin

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

Streetscape

Other Information

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