Federal Deposit Bank

Stage Number: MBNH.09.01.68

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Brisbane City (CBD)

Epoch: Early 20th Century

Street Address: 115 Queen St, Brisbane City

Latitude & Longitude: -27.47033333,153.02463889

Time Link: 1913

Map Link: 1914

Image Time Point: 1914

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Federal Deposit Bank was built in 1913, Architect: J.P,O, Cowlishaw. In 1931, the bank wqas forced to cease trading and it eas the only Queensland bank to colapse dur to the Great Depression (1929-39). Its remaining assests were sold to the Brisbane Permanent Bank. This became the Bank of Queensland (B.O.Q.) in 1970.


J. Ford & S. Grassadonia, C.B.D Masterplan Heritage Survey 2003-07, Parts 1-5, (B.C.C., 2008)

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MLMS. 8 chain series 1904–1917—Brisbane. 8 chains to the inch. Cadastral map of Brisbane and Suburbs sheet 8. MLMS 8 Chain