Windsor Apartments

Windsor Apartments was a building at 1924 Barclay Street. It first appeared about 1927.

Windsor Apartments, Vancouver Public Library; VPL Accession Number: 28345; Date: Date unknown; Photographer / Studio: Dominion Photo Co.; http://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/1780/28345.jpg.

Windsor Apartments, Vancouver Public Library; VPL Accession Number: 28345; Date: Date unknown; Photographer / Studio: Dominion Photo Co.; http://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/1780/28345.jpg.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 68, Lot 9.

1900 block Barclay Street - South side - Detail from Goad's Atlas of the City of Vancouver - 1912 - Vol 1 - Plate 8 - Barclay Street to English Bay and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Barclay Street – South side – Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the City of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 8 – Barclay Street to English Bay and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1924 Barclay Street was a vacant lot until about 1926. The Windsor Apartments first appeared at 1924 Barclay Street in the 1927 Vancouver directory.

1924 Barclay Street, Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 416.

1924 Barclay Street, Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 416.

Vancouver Province, April 25, 1928, page 34, column 8 [best available image].

Vancouver Province, April 25, 1928, page 34, column 8 [best available image].

Vancouver Province, April 11, 1929, page 30, column 5.

Vancouver Province, April 11, 1929, page 30, column 5.

Vancouver Province, September 28, 1930, page 26, column 3.

Vancouver Province, September 28, 1930, page 26, column 3.

Vancouver Sun, June 27, 1942, page 27, column 6.

Vancouver Sun, June 27, 1942, page 27, column 6.

Vancouver Province, February 15, 1945, page 23, column 2.

Vancouver Province, February 15, 1945, page 23, column 2.

In 1966, a new apartment building appeared at 1924 Barclay Street. It was also called Windsor Apartments.

Vancouver Sun, January 24, 1966, page 35, column 2.

Vancouver Sun, January 24, 1966, page 35, column 2.

1924 Barclay Street, Vancouver, Google Streets; searched June 18, 2017; image dated May 2012.

1924 Barclay Street, Vancouver, Google Streets; searched June 18, 2017; image dated May 2012.