1963 Comox Street

1963 Comox Street, Vancouver City Archives, 1968, CVA 1348-9; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/index.php/house-at-1963-comox-at-chilco.

1963 Comox Street, Vancouver City Archives, 1968, CVA 1348-9; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/index.php/house-at-1963-comox-at-chilco.

The house at 1963 Comox Street often goes by the name “Hirschfield House.” It should really be “Hirschfeld” (with only one “i”). The first owner of the house was Alfred Cyril Hirschfeld (1866-1926).

1900 Block Comox Street - 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

1900 Block Comox Street – 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

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 December 17, 2015].

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Hirschfeld, A. C.
Architect: Gamble & Knapp
Builder: Hunter & Robinson
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 69 Sub: Resub: Lot: 29
Date (Y-M-D): 1910-05-28
Street Number: 1963
Street Name: Comox Street
Value: $4,975.00
Remarks: Frame d house
Reference ID: VN-3100-3101-1641

Further information in progress.

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