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Fitzroy history – the Royal terraces on Nicholson St

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The origins of the Royal Terraces on the corner of Nicholson and Gertrude streets are well documented by Heritage Victoria and the National Trust.

nicholson st history fitzroy gertrude st fitzroy

Courtesy of SLV / ID: pb000413 / artist: Charles Troedel / copyright: expired – image is in the public domain / c1864

nicholson st history fitzroy gertrude st fitzroy

Courtesy of SLV / ID: H876 / photographer: Charles Nettleton / copyright: expired – image is in the public domain / c1868

nicholson st history fitzroy gertrude st fitzroy

Courtesy of SLV / ID: H2008.11/2248 / photographer: Mark Strizic / copyright: used under the fair dealings provisions of the Copyright Act 1968 / c1950-1959

nicholson st history fitzroy gertrude st fitzroy

Today they remain one of the best preserved examples of early Victorian architecture.

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  1. I tried to post the other day and say how much I loved this post but it apparently didn’t happen. Thanks Brian!

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