Bolger's Grocery

Stage Number: MBNH.09.03.12

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Fortitude Valley-New Farm-Newstead

Epoch: Late 19th Century

Street Address: 190 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley

Latitude & Longitude: -27.45805556,153.03283333

Time Link: 1882

Map Link: 1884

Image Time Point: 1884

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Bolger’s Grocery was built in c1882. It was constructed for grocer Philip Bolger. Then from 1890s to 1920s, it held a tea importer followed by a bootmakers. The English. Scottish & Australian (E.S.& A.) Bank converted it into a bank. In 1968s, E.S.& A. merged with the Australian & New Zealand (A.N.Z.) bank. In the 1970s, the A.N.Z. closed this branch and sold this building.


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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 5 chains to the inch. City of Brisbane. 5 chains to the inch. Government Engraving, and Lithographic Office, Brisbane. 634496