American Hotel (Creswick)
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- There was also an American Hotel in Ballarat.
The American Hotel was a hotel in Creswick, Victoria, <1855-2016>.
The hotel was described in the license application of June 1864:
TO the Bench of Magistrates, Creswick.- I, THOMAS WILLIAM ANTHONY, Publican, now residing at Albert street, in the town of Creswick, do hereby give notice that it is my intention to apply to the Justices sitting at the Court of Petty Sessions, to be holden at Creswick, on the 1st day of July, 1864, for a certificate authorising the issue of a Publican's License for a house situated at Albert street, Creswick, containing twenty-four bed rooms and eight sitting-rooms, in my own occupation and possession, and now licensed under the sign of the American Hotel. 15th day of June, 1864. THOS. W. ANTHONY.
In 1861 the hotel was granted a night license.
The hotel was used for meetings:
- In 1859-1864> the publican was Thomas William Anthony.
- In December 1886 the publican was Maxwell Haines.
- ↑ 1855 'Advertising.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 22 September, p. 1, viewed 28 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66038937
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 1864 'Advertising', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 23 June, p. 3. , viewed 20 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66345902>
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Publicans of the 19th Century
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 1861 'PUBLICANS' LICENSES.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 24 June, p. 2 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 7 July, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66340154
- ↑ 1864 'The Star.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 23 July, p. 2. , viewed 20 Jul 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66346657
- ↑ 1886 'CRESWICK.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 22 December, p. 4. , viewed 30 May 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article210840183