191 Dryburgh Street

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

Also known as Mangan’s Grocery Store Source: source: Sands & McDougall directory
Previous Address 191 was previously known as 83 Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Source: from the 1895 MMBW map
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Land Details

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

Building Details

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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

The historic Victorian era general store built on this site around 1866 was demolished and the land is occupied by a four storey block of 26 flats.

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 General Patterns, pattern makers http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article71669455 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1950 1955 T. H. Crowe, painter and wood worker http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article232963547 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1945 1945 John Brown source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1940 E. G. Hartshorn, grocer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1925 1925 John A. and Mrs. E. Davies, grocer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1920 W. Stevens, general store source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1915 1915 Percy Young, brcr (number changed to 83) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1910 1910 Forsyth and Kelly, grocers source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1905 1905 J. C. Martin, grocer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1900 1900 Mrs. C. Phillis, grocer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1895 1895 vacant source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1867 1890 Michael Mangan, grocer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin

Social History

1904 The Argus.

HERLIHY—MANGAN.—On the 11th May, at St. Mary’s Star of the Sea R.C. Church, West Melbourne, by the Rev. W. Mangan (brother of the bride), assisted by the Rev. Father Carey P.P., West Melbourne, and Rev. Father King, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Michael Thomas, second eldest son of Thomas Herlihy, Wandong, to Margaret, only daughter of Michael Mangan, Hawke-street, West Melbourne.

source: The Argus



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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