Dutch Harry Hotel

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The Dutch Harry Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1857-1874>.

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Background

History

Site

The Dutch Harry Hotel was at Sebastopol Hill.[1] Newspaper reports in 1865 identified the Dutch Harry Hotel as being in Main Street, near Humffray Street.[2] The waterhole, known as Lake Como, was directly behind the hotel.

"On Thursday, an inquest was held by the District Coroner at the Dutch Harry Hotel, Main street, Ballarat, on the body of Joseph Nash, on the previous day found drowned in the large waterhole, known as Lake Como, and situated at the rear of the hotel and adjoining houses."[2]

Innovations

Community Involvement

A meeting of miners on the Frenchman's and White Horse Leads was held at the hotel in April 1857.[3]

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1863 'BALLARAT WEST PUBLICANS' ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 12 June, p. 4, viewed 7 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72514938
  2. 2.0 2.1 1865 'ANOTHER DEATH BY DROWNING IN "LAKE COMO.".', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1870; 1914 - 1918), 25 August, p. 3, viewed 13 March, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112878308
  3. 1857 'Advertising.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 9 April, p. 3, viewed 28 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66041677
  4. 1861 'LICENSING SESSIONS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 14 June, p. 1 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 12 March, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66339909
  5. 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
  6. 1874 'BALLARAT EAST LICENSING BENCH. ANNUAL MEETING.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 15 December, p. 4, viewed 8 November, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article208250314


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