748 Gilford Street

1894 Alberni Street - 744 Gilford Street - 746 Gilford Street - 748 Gilford Street - detail from West End and Stanley Park views - Vancouver Public Library - VPL Accession Number - 5447

1894 Alberni Street – 744 Gilford Street – 746 Gilford Street – 748 Gilford Street – detail from West End and Stanley Park views – Vancouver Public Library – VPL Accession Number – 5447

748 Gilford Street was a small house on the east side of Gilford Street, between Alberni Street and the lane that runs between Alberni Street and Robson Street. It is the light-coloured house on the right in the photograph above.

748 Gilford Street - 1968 - detail from City of Vancouver Archives - CVA 1348-24 - 748 Gilford; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/748-gilford;rad

748 Gilford Street – 1968 – detail from City of Vancouver Archives – CVA 1348-24 – 748 Gilford; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/748-gilford;rad

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 65, Lot 23 (in the north half of lot 23).

700 Block Gilford Street - Alberni Street to Robson 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

700 Block Gilford Street – Alberni Street to Robson 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

There are two reference to lot 23 in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched January 8, 2014], although it is not clear which permit belongs with each each house in lot 23.

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Johnston, S. G.
Architect: Johnston, S. G.
Builder: Strathie, D.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 65 Sub: Resub: Lot: 23
Date (Y-M-D): 1904-02-02
Street Number:
Street Name: Gilford Street & Alberni Street
Value: $900.00
Remarks: Frame dwelling
Reference ID: VN-8230-8231-16

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District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Strathe, D.
Architect: Strathe, D.
Builder: Strathe, D.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 65 Sub: Resub: Lot: 23
Date (Y-M-D): 1904-03-15
Street Number:
Street Name: Gilford Street & Alberni Street
Value: $850.00
Remarks: Frame dwelling
Reference ID: VN-8306-8307-17

Vancouver directory listings for 748 Gilford Street:

1909 to 1912 Callaghan, Percy Dent
1914 to 1915 Dickey, Frederick Martin
1916 to 1920 Gorrie, David Yeaman

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