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;rad
823 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.
There is one reference to this legal description in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits:http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched January 1, 2014]. 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|