I haven't done one on that yet. I think that Ross Crockford might have done a piece on it at one time for Unknown Victoria.
The building with the tile wall was once the Jamieson Coffee Co Ltd. est 1888.
The tile wall was once inside the showroom of Jamieson Motors, and there used to be a large fountain on the floor. When the building was demolished only the wall fountain remained
Rootes Group Jamieson Motors was the Rootes dealer, selling Hillman, Sunbeam and Singer.
They were in the 700 block of Courtney Street. Apparently they took over a funeral home premises.
They had quite a showroom – all in tile and with a fountain as well. Jamieson Motors is where Susan Jones’ Sunbeam Rapier was sold from close to 50 years ago.