Greenfields Estate - 95 years ago today

Happy 95th Birthday Greenfields Estate!

Ninety five years ago today, on Saturday 19th June 1926, the Greenfields Estate in current day Graceville was available for sale on the ground by public auction.

Interestingly, this map shows the "Proposed Terminus Motor Boat Ferry to North Quay" which was to provide a motor boat service from the mouth of the Oxley Creek to North Quay.

Come take a stroll down memory lane of the history of your local area. 

The perfect gift for loved ones who delight in their local community!

1926 Greenfields Estate

1926 Graceville - Greenfields Estate

Compare the 1936 Aerial Photo of the Greenfields Estate in Graceville with the present day Google Maps

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 Newspaper Advertisement

Newspaper Advertisement

The Brisbane Courier - Saturday 19 June 1926 - Page 12

This Day
At 3pm for sale by public auction, on the ground
43 Building Sites
These select sites, situated in Strong Avenue, Magee and John Streets, easy walking distance to station, good train service, water and electric light in the Estate.
Terms: £5 per allotment deposit; balance £1 per allotment per month, at 6 per cent.
Lithos on Application
Train Leaves Central Station at 2.05pm
Charlton, Elliot & Sons, Auctioneers, Queen Street.

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