Gaujard & Elson Building

Stage Number: MBNH.09.01.24

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Brisbane City (CBD)

Epoch: Late 19th Century

Street Address: 125 Queen St, Brisbane City

Latitude & Longitude: -27.46986111,153.02522222

Time Link: 1876

Map Link: 1879

Image Time Point: 1879

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Gaujard & Elson Building was built in c1876. It was an investment building constructed for property developer William CaIrncross. The first tenants were tobaconists Gaujard & Elson and it remained a tobacconist shop until 1901.


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

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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. Scale Not Indicated. Brisbane City, County of Stanley, Parishes of North and South Brisbane. 634494