North Britain Hotel

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North Britain Hotel, 2019. Photo Marilyn Jeffs

The North Britain Hotel is a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1862-2014>. In 1862 the name was given as the North Briton Hotel.[1] (This was probably incorrect)

Contents

Background

History

Site

The North Britain Hotel is in Macarthur Street, Soldiers Hill[2], on the corner with Doveton Street. The address in 2014 is given as 502 Doveton Street North.[3]

Innovations

Community Involvement

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

  • In 1862-1864> the publican was Dougal McGregor.[1][2][4] The police had concerns about renewing his license in June 1863:
"Dougal M'Gregor, North Britain Hotel, McArthur street, Soldiers' Hill. Inspector Kabat said the house was unfurnished, and there was no bedding. The Bench granted the application conditionally.[2]

Legacies

See also

Notes


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 2.2 1863 'BALLARAT WEST PUBLICANS' ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 12 June, p. 4, viewed 10 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72514938
  3. The North Britain Hotel, 2012, http://www.ballarat.com/northbritain, access date 12 February 2014
  4. 1864 'DISTRICT PUBLICANS' LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 2 July, p. 4. , viewed 11 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66346137
  5. F. W. Niven & Co's Ballarat and District Directory for 1888-9
  6. Ancestry.com. Australia, Electoral Rolls, 1903-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Original data: Australian Electoral Commission. [Electoral roll]


Further Reading

External Links


--Mjeffs 12:46, 5 March 2019 (AEDT)

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