From Ballarat and District Industrial Heritage Project
The Clarke's Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1862-1892.
Evidence from the Licensing Court hearing in 1892:
Clark’s hotel, Sturt street.—Mrs Eliza Dawson, owner and licensee, for whom Mr Pearson appeared. Mrs Dawson said she had accommodation for six boarders. There was a malthouse, tannery, and foundry in the neighborhood. The house had been licensed for 30 years. Three witnesses stated that the hotel was a great accommodation to the working men residing in the neighborhood.
- In 1862 the publican was Thomas Clarke.
- In 1888-89> the publican was John Dawson
- In March 1892 the publican was Eliza Dawson.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 9, 1943, Ballarat
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 1892 'BALLARAT WEST LICENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 10 March, p. 4. , viewed 12 Jun 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204323157
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 1862 'DISTRICT POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 25 June, p. 4, viewed 17 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66325055
- ↑ F. W. Niven & Co's Ballarat and District Directory for 1888-9