Home of Albin Rossiter, Chairman of the Balmoral Divisional Board (1898-99)

Stage Number: MBSH.03.03.25

Group: Southern

Local Study Area: Bulimba-Balmoral-Hawthorne-Morningside

Epoch: Late 19th Century

Street Address: 44 Rossiter St, Morningside

Latitude & Longitude: -27.46838889,153.078

Time Link: 1892

Map Link: 1891

Image Time Point: 1891

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The home of Albin G.H. Rossiter, a member of a local poineering family and in the street named after that family. A.G.H. Rossiter was elected to the Balmoral Divisional Board for terms covering 1895 to 1901. He was Chairman (mayor) of Balmoral Divisional Board in 1898-99. He lived in this house until his death in 1937. It remains as an exampler of the significant timber residence built for a prominent Balmoral citizen.


Brisbane City Council, Heritage Register Summary, http://bit.ly/2K4p6Ng

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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 74 chains to the inch. Queensland Census Districts. City and suburbs of Brisbane. Area within a radius of 5 and 10 miles. 74 chains to the inch. Government Engraving Office, Brisbane. 634515