242 Dryburgh Street

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

Also known as
Previous Address 242 was previously known as 116 Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Source: source: Sands & McDougall directory 1895
Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

2009

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


Land Details

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 Victorian period family home with its own private back yard garden that once stood on this area of land was demolished sometime after 1910, replaced by an industrial building.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
Mr. William Jones, 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
1974 1974 Col Page Ford P/L (bdy rpr div) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1970 1970 O’Donnell FTS Griffin (Vic) P/L electrcl contrctrs source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1965 1965 New York Bias Bndng (1963) Py Ld source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1940 1960 Bacchus Marsh Pure Foods Pty Ltd. Dairy prod merchts source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1935 Trafalgar Co-op Co Ltd, dairy pro http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article160719513 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1925 Bowen & Pomeroy Pty Ltd, tim yd source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1916 Walter Montague Fordham and Florence Eliza Fordham http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article155164827 source: The Age
1905 1910 James R. Dykes, carrier source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1900 1900 Phillip A. Martin source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1895 1895 vacant source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1890 1890 James McMillan source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1889 1889 James Marshall source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1884 1888 Mrs. Mary Prott source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1883 1883 Mrs. Sarah Howell source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1882 1882 Mrs. Henry Prott source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1879 1881 Henry Prott source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin

Social History



Context and Streetscape

Precinct

This property is located 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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