56 High Street

54 High Street - ◦ - 58 High Street

  • Edward's Boot Repairs (1920s)
  • Tom Hay Saddlery
  • J Banner Boot Repairs (1940s)
  • Derwent Valet Cleaners (1954 - 1999)
  • 20th Century Artifacts (2003 - present)

Thomas Hay, Saddler in 1936 (Photo courtesy Weekly Times, Melbourne 4 April 1936) Thomas Hay owned land which is now 14, 16 & 18 Pioneer Avenue but unless he was renting, I cannot find a connection to 56 High Street - yet...
1941, the house with the picket fence and J Banner Boot repairer located at 56 High Street, demolished in the early 1950s.
One of several posters created for Jim Anderson in the 1950s - now on display at Lindisfarne Dry Cleaners, who bought the business from Doug Boote in 1999

Dry Cleaners

  • Jim Anderson 1954 to ???
  • Rick Sedgwick ??? to 1984
  • Doug Boote 1984 to 1999