Argyle Hotel (Doveton Street)

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Former Argyle Hotel
For hotels with the same or similar names, see Argyle Hotel.

The Argyle Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1859-1937>.

Contents

Background

History

Site

The Argyle Hotel was in Doveton Street.[1] In 1868 it was described as being in Soldier's Hill.[2] Hargreaves described it as being on the north east corner of Doveton Street and Clarendon Street.[3]

Location

  • Current address: 402 Doveton Street North.[4]
  • 37°33'10.54" S, 143°51'24.11" E
  • Google maps
  • MGA 752353, 5839950 (54)

Innovations

Community Involvement

In July 1868, Mr. Doane, a candidate for the state seat of Ballarat West spoke at a meeting at the hotel.[2]

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

Legacies

See also

Notes

  • The Sunday before he left the Argyle HoteL Doveton Street, Ballarat where he was then, licensee. James Murphy had a few friends in to say farewell, his solicitor Mr T, E. Byrne, told the Ballarat City Court today. Murphy was fined 15/ for having men on licensed premises who were not bona fide travellers or lodgers. A charge of having disposed of liquor was dismissed[18]
  • An application that Mrs Munro might be appointed as agent to carry on the business of the Argyle hotel, Doveton street, of which the license was formerly held by her husband, John Monro[19]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1862 'DISTRICT POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 18 June, p. 2, viewed 12 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324917
  2. 2.0 2.1 1868 'MR DOANE AT THE ARGYLE HOTEL, SOLDIERS' HILL.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 27 July, p. 4, viewed 26 May, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article113846068
  3. 3.0 3.1 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 19, 1943, Ballarat
  4. Victorian Government,http://maps.land.vic.gov.au/lassi/LassiUI.jsp
  5. 1859 'DISTRICT POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 28 May, p. 2, viewed 1 June, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66053306
  6. 1865 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 3 February, p. 4, viewed 1 June, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112884501
  7. F. W. Niven & Co's Ballarat and District Directory for 1888-9
  8. The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Thu 5 May 1898 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/215222779?
  9. 1900 'COUNTRY NEWS.', The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), 19 June, p. 6, viewed 24 July, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article190060555
  10. 1915 'The Ballarat Courier.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1875; 1914 - 1918), 18 September, p. 2, viewed 27 May, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article75149303
  11. 1929 'COUNTRY NEWS.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 26 June, p. 20, viewed 27 May, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article4016649
  12. The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Tue 27 Apr 1937 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/244646311?
  13. 1937 'BALLARAT AND DISTRICT.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 15 September, p. 14, viewed 27 May, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article11116663
  14. The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tue 25 Oct 1938 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/205199006?
  15. The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tue 2 Jul 1940 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/11322251?
  16. The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tue 8 Apr 1941 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/205155677?
  17. Sands & McDougall's Directory of Ballarat. 1970-1972
  18. The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Tue 27 Apr 1937 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/244646311?
  19. The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Thu 5 May 1898 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/215222779?


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--Mjeffs 13:03, 21 May 2019 (AEST)

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