1920 Molonga Estate - 103 years ago today
Today, 103 years ago, on Saturday, 7th February 1920, the Molonga Estate in Graceville was being advertised for sale by auction on the ground.
1920 Molonga Estate - Graceville, Brisbane
The Molonga Estate was advertised in the local papers on the days leading up to the sale.
The Molonga Estate covers Bank Road (map shows as Bank Street) and Molonga Terrace.
Check out the 1936 Aerial view of the Molonga Estate.
1936 Aerial Photo of Molonga Estate
Nearby Properties included "Rakeevan" - The Residence and Grounds of Mrs J. T. Bell and the residence of J. G. Brown Esq.
Photo of "Rakeevan" in 1931
Mr J. G. Brown was the general manager of the Queensland Railways and had recently moved in. Their son Lieutenant Colonel (Dr) Leonard Brown was a Rhodes scholar and a great footballer in Queensland and Britiain.
Here is an announcement from the Telegraph on Saturday 6 December 1919 on the Ladies Page - Social and Personal
The Telegraph - 6 December 1919 - Ladies Page - Social and Personal
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