This 1948 photo shows the then new ‘Margaret’ block of flats at 186 George Street, which replaced two old houses. Remarkably they seem not only completely intact but in excellent condition. Whoever built it would have cause to feel very proud of their work.

15201 Fitzroy history - Margaret flats, 186 George St

Courtesy the Fitzroy local history collection / ID: 15201 / photographer: unknown / copyright: expired – image is in the public domain / c1948

margaretflats Fitzroy history - Margaret flats, 186 George St

Fitzroy history – Margaret flats, 186 George St

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