1983 Beach Avenue was on the north side of Beach Avenue, between Gilford Street and Chilco Street. Some sources from the late 1930s refer to this location as 1983-A Beach Avenue or 1983-B Beach Avenue.
The fire insurance plans do not show an individual building for this address. It appears to have been at the rear of the house that had addresses of 1985 Beach Avenue and 1987 Beach Avenue.
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 November 17, 2019].
Vancouver directory listings from 1914 to 1920.
|1916 to 1920||McKinnell, Stewart|
The address disappeared from the Vancouver directories in the mid-1940s. All further references appeared only as 1985 Beach Avenue or 1987 Beach Avenue.
In the 1970s, developers demolished this house, along with several nearby buildings. The property became part of the site of “Huntington West” apartments, which has an address of 1995 Beach Avenue. Further information appears on the page for 1999 Beach Avenue.