West side of Chilco Street and Park Road [later Lagoon Drive] – Detail from City of Vancouver Archives – Dist P158 – [Northeast view of the West End from Nelson and Chilco Streets]; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/northeast-view-of-west-end-from-nelson-and-chilco-streets;rad823 Park Road was on the north-west side of Park Road, south of Robson Street. It was in a series of houses along the eastern shore of Lost Lagoon.
Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 66, Lot 16.
Although the address in the building permit says “Robson Street,” later references to John Oben in the Vancouver directories show him at “Stanley Park Road” or at 835 Park Road .
|Legal Address:||DL: 185 Block: 66 Sub: Resub: Lot: 16|
|Street Name:||Robson Street|
|Remarks:||Addition to house|
Vancouver directory listings from 1903 to 1913.
|1903 to 1904||Walton, Joseph|
|1905 to 1906||Robertson, H. J.|
|1907 to 1918||Allan, Christopher Hunter|
|1909 to 1910||Gartley, Byron Crawford|
|1912 to 1913||Mitchell, Robert Alexander|
The lots on the west side of Park Road later became part of the city’s park system.