2001 Nelson Street – about 1908 – detail from Vancouver City Archives – PAN P103 – [View of the 1900 Block and 2000 Block of Nelson Street]; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/view-of-1900-block-and-2000-block-of-nelson-street
2001 Nelson Street was on the northeast corner of Nelson Street and Chilco Street.
Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 68, Lot 27.
There is one reference to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits:http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched December 4, 2018].
|Owner:||Hobson, Mary Brown|
|Legal Address:||DL: 185 Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:|
|Street Name:||Nelson Street|
|Remarks:||Repairs; Garage [BCR]|
Vancouver directory listings from 1902 to 1931.
|Hobson, Christopher George||1902 to 1906|
|Hobson, George William||1903 to 1906; 1908 to 1909|
|Hobson, Miss Mary Brown||1907|
|Johnston, Arthur William||1910 to 1914|
|Dickey, Hugh Logan||1916 to 1918|
|Shields, James Charles Stuart||1919 to 1920|
|O’Brian, Clarence McLean||1921 to 1925|
|Maitland, Ronald Monteith||1927 to 1928|
|Palmer, Edward George||1929 to 1931|
1931: Park Lane Apartments at 975 Chilco Street.
By 1931, 2001 Nelson Street was gone. In its place was an apartment building called Park Lane Apartments, with an address of 975 Chilco Street.
The Park Lane, 975 Chilco St, Vancouver BC; Vancouver Heritage Foundation; https://www.vancouverheritagefoundation.org/location/975-chilco-st-vancouver-bc/. “The Park Lane apartment was built in 1931. Noted architect Ross Anthony Lort designed the building. R.A. Lort was born in Birmingham, England in 1889. He became an architect in 1904 and relocated to Vancouver in 1919 where he became a partner in the firm Maclure and Lort.”