1875 Georgia Street

1800 Block of Georgia Street (north side), 1931; detail from Vancouver, B.C. from the air looking east from Lost Lagoon; Vancouver City Archives; Van Sc P15; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/vancouver-b-c-from-air-looking-east-from-lost-lagoon.

 

1875 Georgia Street was on the north side of Georgia Street, east of the intersection with Gilford Street.

Legal Description: District Lot: 185; Block: 64; north portion of west half of Lot 6.

 

1800 Block Georgia Street - detail from Goad's Atlas of the city of Vancouver - 1912 - Vol 1 - Plate 7 - Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1800 Block Georgia Street – detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park.

 

 

1877, 1873,1875, 1869, 1871 and 1867 Georgia Street – detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1; Plate 42 [Denman Street to Burrard Inlet to Chilco Street to Georgia Street]; Vancouver City Archives; Item : 1972-582.17; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-42-denman-street-to-burrard-inlet-to-chilco-street-to-georgia-street.

 

There are no specific references to this address in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched February 27, 2020].

Vancouver Directory Listings from 1902 to 1935.

 

1903 to 1909 Hawkins, Frederick George
1910 to 1913 Kirkup, Sidney John
1914 Green, Cyril Rokeby
1915 Vacant
1916 to 1919 Not listed under Vancouver streets
1920 to 1921 Tidswell, Samuel (possibly Frank Tidswell)
1922 to 1923 Vacant
1924 Johnson, A.
1925 to 1935 Not listed under Vancouver streets

 

A series of marine-related businesses later occupied this site.

 

Vancouver Province, August 6, 1938, page 28, column 4.

 

 

Vancouver Province, July 9, 1941, page 22, column 5.

 

1800 block of West Georgia Street, 1954; detail from BO-54-211; First Beach; http://vintageairphotos.com/bo-54-211/.

 

This area later became part of Devonian Harbour Park.

 

Denman Street at West Georgia Street, 1986 or 1987, Vancouver City Archives; CVA 775-179; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/denman-street-at-west-georgia-street.

 

Devonian Harbour Park, 1800 and 1900 Block, north side of Georgia Street, looking north-east; Google Maps; 3D view; searched December 15, 2019.

 

Further information appears on the page for 1997 Georgia Street.

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