30 King Street

30 King Street (map)

ARCHITECTURE

Federation / Domestic Carpenter Villa w Queen Anne Influences

No 30 (was no 62 pre 1939) King Street is a single storey cottage constructed in timber framing and jarrah weatherboard cladding with a hipped and gabled corrugated iron roof. The front elevation is asymmetrically planned with a thrust gable bay and part width skillion verandah. The verandah is supported on timber posts.

HISTORY

1906 BROWNE. — On September 22, at 62 King-street, East Fremantle, Eliza, relict of the late Thomas Browne, late of Brunswick, Victoria, aged 73. (reference)

1907 Death - On May 28 (suddenly), William Clark, 62 King-street, East Fremantle, fourth son of the late Robert Clark, Crieff, Scotland, aged 36 years. Deeply regretted. (reference)

1912 WRAY. In loving memory of my dear wife, Elizabeth Margaret, who died at 62 King-street, East Fremantle, February 24, 1910. Two years have come and gone, dear Lizzie,

Your face I cannot see; But let this little token tell,I still remember thee.

Inserted by her loving husband, James Wray.

Dearest loved one, we have laid thee In the peaceful grave's embrace; But thy memory will be cherished Till we see thy heavenly face.

Inserted by a loving daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. J. McGillivray, Chidlow's Well. (reference)

1932 Prize winner - MRS. M. Olsen, 62 King-street, East Fremantle. (reference)

1943 NATURALISATION - I, GUNDER GUNDERSEN, of Norwegian nationality, born at Lyngor, Norway, and resident 43 years in Australia, now residing at 30 King Street, East Fremantle, intend to apply for naturalisation under the Nationality Act 1920-1936. (reference)

1951 RASMUSSEN (Rasmus), of 30 King-street, East Fremantle: Passed away peacefully on Sept. 24, beloved husband of Inger. Privately interred, Fremantle Cemetery, stepfather of Ella and Jim Harman’’ (reference)

RESIDENTS

1906: Eliza Browne

1907: William Clark

1910 - 1914: Wray, James

1915 - 1944: Rasmussen, Rasmus

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