Happy 101st Birthday - Given Terrace Estate in Paddington!
Today, 101 years ago, on Saturday 21st August 1920, the Given Terrace Estate was available for sale on the ground by public auction.
The Given Terrace Estate was advertised in the local papers on the days leading up to the sale.
Given Terrace Estate, Paddington includes the following streets in Paddington: Given Terrace, Fernberg Road, Central Avenue, Alma Street, Ewart Street, Herbert Street, Latrobe Terrace, Ross Street, Royal Street, Annie Street, Macartney Street (map shows as Alice Street), Mort Street (map shows as William Street), Club Street, Gladstone Street and Beck Street (map shows as Mary Street)
Compare the 1946 Aerial Photo of the Given Terrace Estate with the present day Google Maps
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