227 Dryburgh Street

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

Also known as
Previous Address 227 was previously known as 109 Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Source: from the 1895 MMBW map
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Timelapse Building Images

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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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Subsequent Building Alterations

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Architectural Features



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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

The wide Victorian family home with its own private back yard garden space that once existed on this land was demolished after the 1950s and replaced by a two storey 1980s brick factory.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
11/6/1859 Mr. George Clark, 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
1940 1955 Timothy and Blanch Gert May O’Dwyer http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article187344322 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1935 1935 George Thomas Boswell http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article205082277 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1930 George H. Turton source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1895 1925 James Deeley, grocer and Mrs. Annie Deeley (number changed to 109) http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article193428315 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1890 1890 Mrs. Mary Lawson source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1879 1885 Mary and Matthew Lawson, roof slater 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

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