997 Denman Street

997 Denman Street - Detail from VPL 2654 Denman Street – north of Barclay Street – around 1904

997 Denman Street – Detail from VPL 2654 Denman Street – north of Barclay Street – around 1904.

 

997 Denman Street was on the northwest corner of Nelson Street and Denman Street. (This property was sometimes called 1801 Nelson Street. Further information appears on the page for 1801 Nelson Street.)

 

Denman Street - between Barclay Street and Nelson Street - 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

Denman Street – between Barclay Street and Nelson Street – 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.

 

Denman Street - between Barclay Street and Nelson Street - 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

Denman Street – between Barclay Street and Nelson Street – 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.

 

Denman Street between Barclay Street and Nelson 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

Denman Street between Barclay Street and Nelson 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.

 

1801 Nelson 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.

1801 Nelson 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.

 

In the late 1890s, Rev. George Armor Fair lived at this location. (See Zion’s Friend and Rebel, Vancouver As It Was, posted on May 17, 2018; https://vanasitwas.wordpress.com/2018/05/17/zions-friend-and-rebel/.)

 

 

Williams’ Official BC Directory, 1899, page 607.

 

Vancouver Province, May 23, 1899, page 1, column 1.

 

 

In 1927, a two-storey residential and retail building called the Silverdene Apartments appeared on the property.

 

Silverdene Apartments, Vancouver Province, December 4, 1927, page 37, columns 3-6.

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