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Galloway’s Hill Estate, [Hawthorne / Norman Park], 1885 (Map of the Week)

Galloway's Hill Estate, [Hawthorne / Norman Park], 1885. John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This real estate map from 1885 advertises 118 allotments of land for sale at Galloway’s Hill Estate, located today in the Brisbane suburbs of Hawthorne and Norman Park. The allotments were … Read more

Grassdale Estate 2nd section, [Belmont, Chandler, Gumdale], 1885 (Map of the Week)

Grassdale Estate, 2nd section, 1885, [Belmont, Gumdale & Chandler]. John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This real estate map from 1885 advertises over 400 allotments of land for sale at the Grassdale Estate, which today is spread across three Brisbane suburbs Belmont, Chandler and Gumdale. The … Read more

Sefton Estate, Clayfield, Brisbane, 1885 (Map of the Week)

Plan of Sefton Estate, Clayfield, 1885. John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This real estate map from 1885 advertises over 250 allotments of land for sale at the Sefton Estate, located in the Brisbane suburb of Clayfield. The allotments were situated along London Road, Liverpool … Read more

Sherwood Township Estate, 1885 (Map of the Week)

Sherwood Estate, 1885. John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This real estate map from 1885 advertises 268 allotments of land for sale at the Sherwood Township Estate in Brisbane. The allotments were situated along Jerrold Street, Coyne Street, Mayhew Street, Hood Street … Read more

Graceville Estate, 1885 (Map of the Week)

Graceville Estate, Brisbane, 1885. John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This real estate map from 1885 advertises 232 allotments of land for sale at the Graceville Estate in the Brisbane suburb of Graceville. The allotments were situated along Graceville Avenue and two unnamed government … Read more