599 King Street

599 King Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003

Also known as
Previous Address 281 prior to 1889 when the streets were renumbered Source: Sands and McDougalls directory 1865, page 34

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Land Details

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Architectural Features

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    photographer Sue Scarfe

  • Windows
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    photographer Sue Scarfe

Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes


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Social History

Note the house number for James Oliver, carpenter is shown as 281 in 1865, he was in the exact same house, so what’s changed you may ask?
The streets of Melbourne were officially re-numbered in 1889.

Sands and McDougalls directory 1865, page 34

Long time resident of the area James Oliver who lived at 599 King Street died in 1902.

Age, 2/5/1902

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