1876 Beach Avenue

1882 Beach Avenue, 1878 Beach Avenue, 1872 Beach Avenue and 1868 Beach Avenue; about 1900; detail from English Bay beach, Vancouver City Archives, Be P5.2; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/english-bay-beach-3.

1882 Beach Avenue, 1876 Beach Avenue, 1872 Beach Avenue and 1868 Beach Avenue; about 1900; detail from English Bay beach, Vancouver City Archives, Be P5.2; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/english-bay-beach-3.

 

1876 Beach Avenue was on the south side of Beach Avenue, east of Gilford Street.

 

Legal Description: District Lot: 185; Block 71; Lot: 34 [tentative identification].

 

1882 Beach Avenue, 1878 Beach Avenue, 1872 Beach Avenue and 1869 Beach Avenue, detail from Insurance plan, City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901, Sheet 45, Comox Street to English Bay and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

1882 Beach Avenue, 1878 Beach Avenue, 1872 Beach Avenue and 1869 Beach Avenue, detail from Insurance plan, City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901, Sheet 45, Comox Street to English Bay and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

 

1882 Beach Avenue, 1878 Beach Avenue, 1872 Beach Avenue and 1872 Beach Avenue, detail from Insurance plan, City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903, Sheet 45, Comox Street to English Bay and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

1882 Beach Avenue, 1878 Beach Avenue, 1872 Beach Avenue and 1872 Beach Avenue, detail from Insurance plan, City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903, Sheet 45, Comox Street to English Bay and Bidwell Street to Stanley Park.

 

There are no references to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched September 7, 2019].

Vancouver directory listings from 1902 to 1904:

1902 to 1904 Boon(e), J. George
1904 Dodson, Frank

 

Vancouver Province, December 7, 1903, page 6, column 7.

 

By about 1910, this property was part of the beachfront part of English Bay beach.

 

English Bay Beach, east of Gilford Street, about 1910; detail from A crowd on English Bay Beach; Vancouver City Archives, CVA 371-901; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/crowd-on-english-bay-beach.

English Bay Beach, east of Gilford Street, about 1910; detail from A crowd on English Bay Beach; Vancouver City Archives, CVA 371-901; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/crowd-on-english-bay-beach.

 

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.

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  1. Pingback: John George Boon (c. 1871?-after 1904) | westendvancouver

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