Evolving Port

Port Melbourne and Fishermans Bend change. Houses are changed or demolished and new forms of housing take their place. Port Houses records some of these changes.

Friday, May 4, 2012

28 Evans St, Port Melbourne

7 December 2011

Community Service 

28 Evans St, Port Melbourne 7 December 2011

28 Evans St was the home of former mayor of Port Melbourne, Gordon Lockhart Edwards. 

Edwards was elected to the Port Melbourne Council in 1972 and was mayor in 1975/76. His wife Jessie died at South Port Community Residential Home in 2011 after a life time of service in the Port Melbourne community - especially with the Peter Mac Auxilliary.

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