Geelong Hotel

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The Geelong Hotel was in Ballarat, Victoria, <1861-1862>

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Background

History

Site

The Geelong Hotel was described on the north east corner of Bridge Street and Grenville Street.[1][2]

The site had been Harris' Family Hotel, then the Geelong Hotel, then the Alexandra Hotel (c1863), then the Stag Hotel.[3]

Location

  • Address: 1 Bridge Mall
  • Google maps: 37.56219S, 143.86094E [1]
  • MGA: 752697, 5838912 (54)

Innovations

Community Involvement

At the Licensing Court hearing in 1862,
"...Sergeant Larner complained that there was frequent disorder at this house, and that the police had a great deal of trouble with drunken men coming therefrom. Postponed for fourteen day for show of improvement and to make inquiry."[1]

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

In 1861-1862 the publican was Henry Branston.[2][1]


Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Licencing Court for Publicans," The Star, Thursday 19 June 1862, pg. 4, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324943, (accessed January 19, 2014)
  2. 2.0 2.1 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
  3. Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 17, 1943, Ballarat


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