183 Dryburgh Street

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

Also known as
Previous Address 183 was previously known as 75 Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Source: from the 1895 MMBW map
Constructed
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Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

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Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan
  3. record of the first 1859 Crown land sale

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 historic Victorian house built on this site was demolished and a four storey block of 26 flats replaced it.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
11/6/1859 Mr. George Henry Knight, 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 Allan Scott http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72532882 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1955 Stanley G. Woods http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article206207960 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1925 1925 Herbert G. Cook source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1920 Mrs. Myra Hansen source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1915 1915 Patrick McDonald (number changed to 75) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1901 George and Annie Stevens, nee Marriott http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article190029743 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

Streetscape

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