1876 Georgia Street

1890 Georgia Street, 1888 Georgia Street, 1876 Georgia Street, 1872 Georgia Street; about 1924; detail from Aerial view of Coal Harbour, Vancouver City Archives; CVA 66-07; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/aerial-view-of-coal-harbour-taken-about-1924.

1890 Georgia Street, 1888 Georgia Street, 1876 Georgia Street, 1872 Georgia Street; about 1924; detail from Aerial view of Coal Harbour, Vancouver City Archives; CVA 66-07; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/aerial-view-of-coal-harbour-taken-about-1924.

 

1876 Georgia Street was one of four similar houses on the south side of Georgia Street, just east of Gilford Street. (The last of the four houses to survive was 1890 Georgia Street. Further information appears on the page for 1890 Georgia Street.)

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 65, Lot 6 (west half of lot 6).

 

1800 Block Georgia Street - detail from Insurance plan of the city of Vancouver - British Columbia - July 1897 - revised June 1901; sheet 43; http://data2.archives.ca/e/e427/e010674745-v8.jpg.

1800 Block Georgia Street – detail from Insurance plan of the city of Vancouver – British Columbia – July 1897 – revised June 1901; sheet 43; http://data2.archives.ca/e/e427/e010674745-v8.jpg.

 

 

1800 Block Georgia Street - detail from Insurance plan of the city of Vancouver - British Columbia - July 1897 - revised June 1903 - sheet 43; http://data2.archives.ca/e/e427/e010674745-v8.jpg.

1800 Block Georgia Street – detail from Insurance plan of the city of Vancouver – British Columbia – July 1897 – revised June 1903 – sheet 43; http://data2.archives.ca/e/e427/e010674745-v8.jpg.

 

 

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

 

 

Georgia Street and Gilford Street, southeast corner, detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.

Georgia Street and Gilford Street, southeast corner, detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.

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 December 26, 2019].

William Goode Johnson and his family lived at 1876 Georgia Street from 1906 to 1948.

In 1949, the property was vacant.

The 1950 Vancouver directory did not list this address.

It appears that a new building appeared on this part of the block about 1950. It is the flat-roofed building in the photograph below.

 

1872-1876 West Georgia Street; 1800 block of Georgia Street (south side); about 1960; Vancouver: From Milltown to Metropolis, by Alan Morley; Vancouver, Mitchell Press, 1961, facing page 210; original photograph by George Allen Aerial Photos.

 

From 1951 to 1953, the agricultural machinery firm of Fisher-Montguire Brothers (Overseas) Limited was at 1876 West Georgia Street.

By 1954, Nordberg Manufacturing Company was at 1876 West Georgia Street.

 

Vancouver Sun, August 28, 1954, page 36, column 4.

 

In 1957, the engineering firm of Craig and Ralston was at 1876 West Georgia Street.

From 1958 to 1960, B.C. Boat Sales Limited was at this location.

 

Vancouver Sun, October 24, 1958, page 41, column 1.

 

In 1961, the property was available to rent.

 

Vancouver Sun, January 21, 1961, page 34, column 3.

 

In 1985, Bayshore Bicycles was at 1876 West Georgia Street.

 

Vancouver Sun, July 22, 1985, page 14, column 5.

 

 

Bicycle Shop (possibly Bayshore Bicycles); 1876 West Georgia Street, May 1986; detail from South side of West Georgia Street at Denman, Vancouver City Archives, CVA 800-2706; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/nst-2486.

 

The property later became part of the Lord Stanley apartment hotel.

 

Google Streets; southeast corner of Georgia Street and Gilford Street; searched December 27, 2019; image dated May 2019.