167 Roden Street

167 Roden Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003
photographer: Stephen Hatcher
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Timelapse Building Images

Based on the dimensions of the 1895 MMBW map, this blended image is an approximate representation of the size of Victorian dwelling that once existed on this site.

photographer: Stephen Hatcher

Land Details

  1. current area
  2. 1895 MMBW Map
  3. Compiled Crown Record Plan showing Mr. J. Murrell was the first Crown land purchaser.

Building Details

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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
J. Murrell, 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: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1974 1974 Breotex Sales P/L source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1970 1970 Comtee of Direction of Frt Mrktng (Qld) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1960 1965 Mrs. A. M. Reader source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1950 1955 Mrs. Christina Rush source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1940 1945 Francis B. Rush source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1935 1935 Rupert C. Burgin source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1890 1930 Robert Moore source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020

Social History

Circa 1915.

Photo of Lance Corporal Robert Henry Moore of 167 Roden Street, West Melbourne. He was killed in action, 8 June 1917 at Messines. His service number was 275 and was in the 3rd Pioneer Battalion. He was 37 years old. A plumber and coppersmith, he had attended King Street School.

source: North Melbourne Libraryicturevictoria.vic.gov.au/site/melbourne/NorthMelbourne/20270.html


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