Ward's dispensary

Stage Number: MBNH.09.03.09

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Fortitude Valley-New Farm-Newstead

Epoch: Late 19th Century

Street Address: 690 Ann St, Fortitude Valley

Latitude & Longitude: -27.45797222,153.03525

Time Link: 1864

Map Link: 1865

Image Time Point: 1865

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Ward’s dispensary was built in 1864. Ward established his dentistry and chemist business in 1862. Two years later, he built this shop/house. pIt was dispensary from 1864-88. ‘Apothecaries Hall’, a ‘Downes’ store


Brisbane City Council, Heritage Trail – Foritude Valley Series No.4, 2nd Edition, (B.C.C., 1990s)

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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 1 chain to the inch. Plan of subdivision of section 30 City of Brisbane. 1 chain to an inch. Surveyor General’s Office, Brisbane.(quarter-size). 634488