1921 The Penny Section Estate - 102 years ago today

Today, 102 years ago, on Saturday, 30th July 1921, the The Penny Section Estate in Kelvin Grove was being advertised for sale by auction on the ground.

The Penny Section Estate Map

1921 The Penny Section Estate - Kelvin Grove, Brisbane

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

Newspaper Advertisement

The The Penny Section Estate covers Ballina Street (map shows as Irving Terrace), Lorimer Terrace (map shows as Road), L'Estrange Terrace (map shows as School Terrace), Kelvin Grove Road, Glen Street, Vale Street and Prospect Terrace.

Google map showing the present day location of The Penny Section Estate

Check out the 1936 Aerial view of the The Penny Section Estate.

1936 Aerial Photo of The Penny Section Estate

1936 Aerial Photo of The Penny Section Estate

More Kelvin Grove information available

Newspaper Advertisement - The Brisbane Courier - Page 10

Saturday, 30th July 1921

This Day (Saturday), July 30, at 3 p.m.
On the grounds,
On the Heights, Opposite Kelvin Grove School.
In the Estate of Mrs H. F. Lorimer, Deceased, abd by Order of W. H. Irving, Esquire.
34 Beautiful Sites, Commanding Extensive Views, and a comfortable cottage of six rooms.
Terms: £1 Deposit, and 10/ per month per allotment, for each £50. Interest at 6 per cent.
Plans on Application
Isles, Love & Co., Auctioneers

The area around the Penny Section Estate includes:

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