1949 Barclay Street

1949 Barclay Street – Vancouver Public Library – VPL Accession Number – 7445 – date 1908; http://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/76/7445.jpg

1949 Barclay Street – Vancouver Public Library – VPL Accession Number – 7445 – date 1908; http://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/76/7445.jpg

1949 Barclay Street was on the north side of Barclay Street, about midway between Gilford Street and Chilco Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 67, Lot 25.

1900 Block Barclay Street - Detail from Insurance plan - City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901 - Sheet 43 - Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Barclay Street – Detail from Insurance plan – City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901 – Sheet 43 – Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

1900 Block Barclay Street - Detail from Insurance plan - City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903 - Sheet 43 - Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Barclay Street – Detail from Insurance plan – City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903 – Sheet 43 – Coal Harbour to Comox Street and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

1900 Block Barclay Street - North side - Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Barclay Street – North side – Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park.

1949 Barclay Street; 1913, detail from Denman Street to Haro Street to Chilco Street to Comox Street; 1972-582.29 – Plate 54; Reference code: AM1594-MAP 383-: 1972-582.29; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-54-denman-street-to-haro-street-to-chilco-street-to-comox-street.

1949 Barclay Street; 1913, detail from Denman Street to Haro Street to Chilco Street to Comox Street; 1972-582.29 – Plate 54; Reference code: AM1594-MAP 383-: 1972-582.29; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-54-denman-street-to-haro-street-to-chilco-street-to-comox-street.

There is one reference to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched January 30, 2013].

Municipality: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Whiteway, W. T.
Architect: Whiteway, W. T.
Builder: Whiteway, W. T.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 67 Sub: Resub: Lot: 25
Date (Y-M-D): 1903-09-16
Street Number:
Street Name: Barclay Street
Value: $4,000.00
Remarks: Frame dwelling
Reference ID: VN-8338-8339-26

Vancouver directory listings for 1949 Barclay Street from 1905 to 1921.

1905 to 1907 Whiteway, William Tuff
1908 to 1910 Holden, William Matthew
1911 to 1912 Bright, John Benjamin
1913 to 1915 Irvine, James Duncan
1917 to 1920 Dawson, Charles Edward
1920 and 1921 Symons, William West

By 1922, rooms in the house were available for rent.

Vancouver Province, December 4, 1922, page 16, column 7.

Vancouver Province, December 4, 1922, page 16, column 7.

The house was still offering rental accommodation in the early 1960s.

Vancouver Sun, May 18, 1962, page 41, column 7.

Vancouver Sun, May 18, 1962, page 41, column 7.

In April 1963, “The Edgemont” apartment building was on the site.

Vancouver Sun, April 26, 1963, page 38, column 1.

Vancouver Sun, April 26, 1963, page 38, column 1.

1949 Barclay Street; Google Streets; searched January 31, 2019; image dated May 2012 [edited image].

1949 Barclay Street; Google Streets; searched January 31, 2019; image dated May 2012 [edited image].

Sources

The Edgemont, 1949 Barclay Street, Vancouver BC Canada; http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=54090.

The Edgemont, 1949 Barclay Street; http://www.prospero.ca/residential/downtown-west-end/16-edgemont-apartments.

3 thoughts on “1949 Barclay Street

  1. Pingback: James Duncan Irvine (1872-before 1949) | westendvancouver

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