Mr. James Channon’s house was named “Beaconsfield House”. I cannot discover whether “Beaconsfield Square” was named after that house or the house after the Square, but the estate of “Beaconsfield Square” was subdivided in the year 1878.

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  1. Michael Sinclair

    My great grandfather bought the Beaconsfield estate early 20th century and sold it about 1916. He built a house at No 25 which I remember playing in as a boy as my grandfather lived there. It was a timber federation but has since been demolished. I wish I could find a picture of the original Beaconsfield House as the family also lived there for a while as well.

  2. CCBHS Editor

    The house seems to have stood near the corner of Crane and Broughton Streets, but was probably demolished in the 1920s.

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