1920 Kirkston Estate - 103 years ago today

Today, 103 years ago, on Saturday, 27 November 1920, the Kirkston Estate in Windsor was being advertised for sale by public auction on the ground.

Kirkston Estate Map

1920 Kirkston Estate - Windsor, Brisbane

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

Newspaper Advertisement

The Kirkston Estate covers Bowser Street, Flower Street, Palmer Street, Whish Street, Parsons Street (map shows as Street), Goodacre Street (map shows as Road), Rupert Street, Arwin Terrace (map shows as George Street), Lutwyche Road (map shows as Bowen Bridge Road) and Albion Road.

Google map showing the present day location of Kirkston Estate

Check out the 1936 Aerial view of the Kirkston Estate.

1936 Aerial Photo of Kirkston Estate

1936 Aerial Photo of Kirkston Estate

More Windsor information available

Newspaper Advertisement - The Brisbane Courier - Page 8

This Afternoon - For Sale by Public Auction on the Ground at 3 o'clock.

Under instructions from the Union Trustee Co. of Australia, Ltd., as Trustees of the late John Henry Flower, Settlement.


Fronting the main Kedron and Albion Roads, also having long frontage to Palmer Street, almost adjoining the Windsor Town Council Office, and having without exception the finest view of the whole of the Albion-Windsor district.

This charming Estate, which surrounds the Residence of Mrs J. H. Flower, is one of the best beauty spots of Brisbane.

TERMS : One-fifth cash, balance at the rate of £1 per allotment per month, at 6 per cent per annum.

Kedron Park and Albion Road trams pass the Estate every 5 minutes.

Call for Plans.

For further particulars apply to the Union Trustee Co. of Australia, Ltd., 398-400 Queen Street, Brisbane, or to Cameron Bros., Auctioneers.

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