60 Roden Street

60 Roden Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003
photographer: Stephen Hatcher
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Land Details

1. 1895 MMBW map

2. Compiled Crown Record Plan

3. Historic 1945 land record – Mr. Alan George Nicholson, Engineer and land owner.

4. First crown land purchaser – John Alison & Andrew Halley Knight.

John Alison (or Allison) was a successful flour miller in Victoria.

Powered milling commenced in February 1841 when Allison and Knight’s Steam Mill commenced operation at the foot of William Street near the Yarra River. [MILLS OF THE PLENTY, Gary Vines]

Andrew Halley Knight was a politician in colonial Victoria, a member of the Victorian Legislative Council. Knight was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, and arrived in the Port Phillip District in 1838. He farmed sheep in Kalkallo, Victoria and later became a merchant in Melbourne.

Building Details

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Architectural Features

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Heritage Significance and Listings

Heritage Listings and Explanatory Notes

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
4/5/1853 Allison and Knight – first crown land purchasers 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 1974 M. Mifsud source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1965 1965 Mrs D. Evans source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1960 1960 Robert Goring source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1955 1955 Theo Hughes source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1930 1950 Edward E. Hughes source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1925 1925 Mrs. Rose McGrath source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1900 1920 Frederick J. Elliott source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1895 1895 Thomas B. Morrissy source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1890 1890 Mrs. Eve Cohu source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020
1876 1876 R. Langford, auctioneer source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Lynn Kimber 2020

Social History

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Context and Streetscape

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