81 Dryburgh Street

81 Dryburgh Street
West Melbourne VIC 3003

Also known as
Previous Address 81 previously known as 76 Dryburgh Street, West Melbourne Source: source: Sands & McDougall directory
Constructed
Style
Architect
Builder

Timelapse Building Images

2014

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


Land Details

  1. 1895 MMBW map
  2. Compiled Crown Record Plan
  3. record of the 1859 Crown land sale

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 original Victorian period building that once existed on this site was demolished and is a car park.

Owners

From To Owner More Info Data Source
to date Private source: Hatcher Index
11/6/1859 Mr. Robert Jordan and Mr. James Dott, 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
1974 1974 PMG carpark source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1970 1970 development site source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1965 1965 D. Sheridan source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1950 1960 Lester J. Lyon source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1935 1945 vacant source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1930 1930 William H. Davis source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1925 1925 vacant source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1920 1920 John Dott source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1910 1915 Mrs. Margaret B. Dott (house number changed to 76 in 1915) source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin
1879 1905 James Dott, bootmaker http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article109076655 source: Sands & McDougall directory, transcribed by Anne Cronin

Social History



Context and Streetscape

Precinct
The current property is 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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