296 Dryburgh Street

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

Also known as
Previous Address 296 was previously known as 138 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/

1964

source: North Melbourne Library, photographer Karl Halla,


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 1970.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
Mr. Hugh Peck, 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
1970 1970 development site source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1965 1965 W. R. Gwyther source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1960 1960 Mrs. F. Godfrey source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1940 1955 David V. Stearne source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1935 1935 T. V. Doolan source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1930 Robert Pollock source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1925 1925 David J. Nagle source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1920 Edmund Dwyer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1915 1918 Timothy and Mrs. Annie Crouch or Crough, dressmaker http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1402633 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1910 1910 Frederick Polosky source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1905 1905 Alfred Tointon source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1900 1900 James Coughlan source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1890 1895 Mrs. Crough, dressmaker 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

Zoning
This information must be verified with the relevant planning or heritage authority.

Streetscape

Other Information

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