76 Hubble Street

76 Hubble Street (map)

ARCHITECTURE

Late Victorian / Early Federation, Georgian Domestic Carpenter

No 76 (previously known as No 134) Hubble Street is a single-storey house constructed in timber framing and weatherboard cladding with a hipped corrugated iron roof. It is a simple restored expression of the Federation Bungalow style. The place is symmetrically planned with a central door and hopper light flanked by side lights and single pane double hung sash windows. The facade features a full-width bullnose roofed verandah. The verandah is supported on square timber posts with a simple timber frieze. A vertical timber balustrade is fitted between the posts.

HISTORY

1919- Death On September 8, at 134 Hubble-street, East Fremantle, Monica Mary Elizabeth, dearly beloved daughter of William and Ellen Harrington, loving sister of Willie, and fond niece of Thomas Sutherland; passed away at the age of 17 years and four months. (Reference)

1936- The Friends of Mr. George Thomas Leslie, late Principal Warder of the Fremantle Gaol, and of 134 Hubble-street, East Fremantle, are respectfully informed that the remains of his late dearly beloved wife (Evalino Emma) will be interred in the Methodist portion of the Karrakatta Cemetery. (Reference)

1938- Death On August 18 1938 at his residence, 134 Hubble-street, East Fremantle, William Florence Harrington, formerly of the Water Supply Department, W.A., beloved husband of Ellen Harrington, loving father of William and the late Monica, father-in-law of Alice, grandfather of James, Monica and Joan Harrington, and brother of Margaret Staveley, passed away at the age of 73 years. (Reference)

1941- Reported missing, WX386 Private Albert "Mick" Reynolds is the only son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Reynolds of 76 Hubble Street, East Fremantle. (Reference)

1945- Mrs. A. Reynolds, of 76 Hubble Street, East Fremantle, that their only child, Albert, has been killed in an air raid in Germany. (Reference)

RESIDENTS

1908: Anderson, John

1909 - 1929: Harrington, William F.

1930 - 1940: Harrington, Mrs Ellen

1940 - 1946: Reynolds, Albert

1947: Pearce, Mrs Doris G.

1949: Harrison, Les

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