Criterion Hotel (Bridge Street)

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

The Criterion Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1868-1869>.

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Background

Site

The Criterion Hotel was in Bridge Street.[1][2]

History

Community Involvement

The hotel was a venue for a firemen's dinner in April 1868:

To-morrow evening, at Mr John Bracher's Criterion hotel, Bridge street, the members of the Ballarat Fire Brigade intend to entertain at dinner their brother fireman, Mr W. J. Vance, who is about to leave for Europe on a year's leave of absence.[1]

Stage coaches travelling to Durham Lead in 1869 left from and returned to the hotel.[2]


The People

Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1868 'NEWS AND NOTES.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 13 April, p. 2, viewed 28 October, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article113602522
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1869 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 3 February, p. 1. , viewed 25 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112883052


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