Ancient Druid Hotel

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The Ancient Druid Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1867>.



The hotel was later named the Half Moon Hotel.[1]


The hotel was in Main Road, near Durham Street.[1]


Community Involvement

The People

  • In 1867 the publican was W. L. Powell.[1]
  • I ELIZABETH SISTROM, the holder of a Publican's License for a house and premises known as the ANCIENT DRUID HOTEL, situated on the Main road, do hereby give NOTICE that it is my intention to apply to the Justices sit-ting at the Court of Petty Sessions to be holden at Ballarat East on the 4th day of January, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine, to TRANSFER the said license to JOHN PETERS,—the Hotel to be known as the Half-Moon Hotel.[2]


See also



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 19, 1943, Ballarat
  2. The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Fri 25 Dec 1868

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--Mjeffs 12:27, 21 May 2019 (AEST)

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