998 Denman Street is on the northeast corner of Denman Street and Nelson Street.
Until about 1903, the lot was vacant.
Legal Description: District Lot: 185; Block 58, south portion of Lot 15.
John Morton built this building about 1903. There are two references to this site in Heritage Vancouver’s list of Vancouver Building Permits [searched August 2, 2017]: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/.
|Legal Address:||DL: 185 Block: 58 Sub: Resub: Lot: 15|
|Street Name:||Nelson Street & Denman Street (corner [NE])|
|Remarks:||Frame store & dwelling|
|Owner:||Cunningham Drug Company|
|Legal Address:||DL: Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:|
|Street Name:||Denman Street|
Vancouver directory listings from 1904 to 1920.
|1904 to 1906||Murray, Andrew|
|1907 to 1910||Hawkes, John Aylesford|
|1912 to 1960s||Cunningham, George Torrance (Cunningham’s Drug Store)|
Until about 1910, the building was a grocery store.
From about 1911 until the 1960s, the building was the home of Cunningham’s Drug Store.
In 1969, the building was an office for a Social Credit political campaign.
In late 1969, the Pizza Patio restaurant opened at 998 Denman Street.
Since 1988, Olympia Pizza has been at this location.