|Also known as||James Coppell Lee foundry||Source: Sands & McDougall directory 1974|
|Architect||Mathews & Tapner|
|Builder||McDonald & Chalmers, Princess Hill|
Timelapse Building Images
Notice of intent to build.
Street: Latrobe Street west
Owner: Hooper & Son
Builder: McDonald & Chalmers, Princess Hill
Fee: £ 1.10.0
Type: Brick factory
source: Burchett Index
Subsequent Building Alterations
The three earlier 1850s Victorian dwellings that occupied 500, 502 and 504 Latrobe Street were demolished in 1894 to make way for a brass foundry.
Heritage Significance and Listings
|Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes|
The Victoria era family dwelling built on this land no longer exists, it was demolished before 1894 to make way for a new brass foundry.
|From||To||Owner||More Info||Data Source|
|to date||Private||source: Hatcher Index|
|1850||Mr. D. Lonergan, 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|
|From||To||Resident||More Info||Data Source|
|to date||Private||source Hatcher Index|
|1925||1974||James Coppell Lee, foundry||source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.|
|1890||1920||John Hooper & Son, brass foundry||source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Stephen Hatcher in 2021.|
source: The Advocate 1899
source: The Argus 1895
Context and Streetscape
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