821 Denman Street

821 Denman Street - Vancouver Province - October 21 1905 page 24821 Denman Street – Vancouver Province – October 21 1905 page 24

It appears that William Edmund Thompson built this house, which first appeared in the Vancouver directory in 1900.

1800 Block Robson Street - Denman Street to Gilford Street - detail from Insurance plan - City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901 - Sheet 43

1800 Block Robson Street – Denman Street to Gilford Street – detail from Insurance plan – City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1901 – Sheet 43

1800 Block Robson Street - Denman Street to Gilford Street - detail from Insurance plan - City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903 - Sheet 43

1800 Block Robson Street – Denman Street to Gilford Street – detail from Insurance plan – City of Vancouver, July 1897, revised June 1903 – Sheet 43

1800 Block Robson Street - south side - Denman Street to Gilford Street - detail from Goad's Atlas of the City of Vancouver - 1912 - Vol 1 Plate 7

1800 Block Robson Street – south side – Denman Street to Gilford Street – detail from Goad’s Atlas of the City of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 Plate 7

821 Denman Street - under construction - detail from C T W Piper [in front of his] residence - 1768 Robson Street - City of Vancouver Archives - CVA 466-2

821 Denman Street – under construction – detail from C T W Piper [in front of his] residence – 1768 Robson Street – City of Vancouver Archives – CVA 466-2

W E Thompson - Residence for Sale - Vancouver World - July 27 1906 - page 17

W E Thompson – Residence for Sale – Vancouver World – July 27 1906 – page 17

821 Denman Street - Auction - Vancouver Province - December 2 1916 page 27

821 Denman Street – Auction – Vancouver Province – December 2 1916 page 27

821 Denman Street - For Sale - Vancouver Sun - August 11 1928 page 27

821 Denman Street – For Sale – Vancouver Sun – August 11 1928 page 27

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 July 31, 2013].

This address was later the site of a new building that held the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. After the bank moved out, the building became a Dairy Queen location.

Vancouver directory listings for 821 Denman Street:

1900 to 1906 Thompson, William Edmund
1907 Macaulay, Henry Charles
1908 Vacant
1909 to 1910; 1917 to 1920; O’Brien, William Edward
1911 Elkin, Frank Lusty
1912 Bampton, Bertrand
1913 Evans, William D.
1914 Ravey, Martin James
1915 to 1916 Murphy, Agnes

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