Poster Estate Map - Lewis Estate Woolloongabba 1889Library Shop
State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This Brisbane real estate map from 1889 is advertising 37 allotments of land for sale at the Lewis Estate in the Brisbane suburb of Woolloongabba. The allotments for sale were situated along Lewis Street and part of Logan Road. Prior to the sale extensive publicity was published in the Brisbane Courier and The Telegraph newspapers. A public auction was held at the site on the afternoon of May 11, 1889. The Telegraph newspaper on May 13 published the following report - "G.T. Bell...
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