1847 Barclay Street was on the north side of Barclay Street, about midway between Denman Street and Gilford Street.
Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 67, Lot 32
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
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
Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park
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 February 6, 2013].
|Architect:||Benzie, J. A.|
|Builder:||Newitt, S. J.|
|Legal Address:||DL: Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:|
|Street Name:||Barclay Street|
|Remarks:||Dwelling house [“Frame addition to residence”]|
The Vancouver City Archives has the following reference to this property:
Title and statement of responsibility area: Title proper
Job no. 2: owner R. Bell-Irving, alterations to residence, 1847 Barclay Street, [Vancouver, B.C.] : [plans]
General material designation: Architectural drawing
Title notes: Source of title proper: Title taken from job index card.
Level of description: File
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (architectural): scales differ
Dates of creation area: Date(s): 6 Nov. 1919 (Creation)
Note: Date taken from job index card.
Vancouver directory listings for 1847 Barclay Street.
|1900||Leigh-Spencer, Oliph Leigh|
|1901||Averill, Henry Dodge|
|1902 to 1905||Leigh-Spencer, Oliph Leigh|
|1906 to 1909||Tuthill, Emma Deponai|
|1910 to 1911||Leggatt, Matthew Hendry|
|1912 to 1913||Johnson, John William Fordham|
|1914||Hutchins, Frederick Leech|
|1915 to 1916||Drysdale, Daniel|
|1918||Buchanan, Rupert Charles|
|1920 to 1938||Bell-Irving, Richard|