1884 Paddington West Estate - 139 years ago today

Today, 139 years ago, on Saturday, 22nd November 1884, the Paddington West Estate in Paddington was being advertised for sale by auction on the ground.

Paddington West Estate Map

1884 Paddington West Estate - Paddington, Brisbane

The Paddington West Estate was advertised in the local papers on the days leading up to the sale. 

Newspaper Advertisement

The Paddington West Estate covers Given Terrace, Latrobe Terrace (map shows as Paddington Road), Alma Street, Long Street, Club Street, Gladstone Street, Mort Street (map shows as William Street), Ewart Street and Enoggera Terrace.

Google map showing the present day location of Paddington West Estate

Check out the 1946 Aerial view of the Paddington West Estate.

1946 Aerial Photo of Paddington West Estate

1946 Aerial Photo of Paddington West Estate

More Paddington information available

Newspaper Advertisement - The Brisbane Courier - Page 8

Saturday, 22 November 1884

This Day.
Paddington West.
On the Ground.
Sale at 2 O'Clock.
One-fourth Cash, Balance at 1, 2 and 3 years.
Interest, 6 per cent.
Discount for Cash, 5 per cent.
S. Fraser & Son, Auctioneers

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