1890 Barclay Street

1890 Barclay Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

1890 Barclay Street; detail from First Beach, 1954; BO-54-211; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

1890 Barclay Street was on the southeast corner of Barclay Street and Gilford Street.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 68, Lot 7.

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 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

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.

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

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.

1890 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.

1890 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 are two references to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched February 2, 2019].

District: Vancouver
Permit: 2993
Owner: Simpson, C.
Architect: Simpson, C.
Builder: Simpson, C.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:
Date (Y-M-D): 1912-07-22
Street Number: 1890
Street Name: Barclay Street
Value: $500.00
Remarks: Dwelling/house; one-storey frame addition [DBR]
Reference ID: VN-3300-3301-1775

 

District: Vancouver
Permit: 10644
Owner: Simpson, C.
Architect: Self
Builder: Appleby, H. O.
Legal Address: DL: Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:
Date (Y-M-D): 1919-09-02
Street Number: 1890
Street Name: Barclay Street
Value: $400.00
Remarks: Repairs; addition [BCR]
Reference ID: VN-1413-1414-12

Vancouver directory listings for 1890 Barclay Street from 1900 to 1958.

1900 to 1958  Simson, Calvert
1890 Barclay Street, detail from Esher Court, December 19, 1944; Vancouver Public Library, VPL Accession Number: 15668; https://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/562/15668.jpg.

1890 Barclay Street, detail from Esher Court, December 19, 1944; Vancouver Public Library, VPL Accession Number: 15668; https://www3.vpl.ca/spePhotos/LeonardFrankCollection/02DisplayJPGs/562/15668.jpg.

In 1959, “The Diplomat” apartments appeared on the site, with an address of 950 Gilford Street.

Vancouver Sun, August 20, 1959, page 36, column 1.

Vancouver Sun, August 20, 1959, page 36, column 1.

950 Gilford Street; Google Streets; searched February 2, 2019; image dated May 2012.

950 Gilford Street; Google Streets; searched February 2, 2019; image dated May 2012.

 

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