McGeehin & Co Building

Stage Number: MBNH.09.03.15

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Fortitude Valley-New Farm-Newstead

Epoch: Early 20th Century

Street Address: 198, 200 & 202 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley

Latitude & Longitude: -27.45794444,153.03302778

Time Link: 1902

Map Link: 1904

Image Time Point: 1904

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McGeehin & Co Building was built in 1902. This was another John Watson investment property. It was built on the site of Fortitude Valley’s first Catholic church and school, hence the decorative Cross positioned at the center of the parapet.


Brisbane City Council, Heritage Register Summary,

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Map References

QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 4 chains to the inch. Brisbane and suburbs. Sheet 1. 4 chains to the inch. Brisbane, Survey Office. 634532