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There was also a Rainbow Hotel in Sturt Street.

The Rainbow Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat East, Victoria, <1864-1891.

Contents

Background

It was one of the 40 hotels closed in 1891 in Ballarat East as part of the changes to licensing laws.[1] The owners were paid £1042 compensation for the closure of the business.[1]

History

The Licensing Inspector made these comments to the Licensing Court during the hearings for closure in September 1891:

One story. In fair order. Assessment, £84. Licensee, Annie Beyer. Owner, T. M'Laughlin. Four licensees since 1886, and three convictions during same period. It is fairly well conducted. This house is situate in a populous neighborhood.[2]

Site

A Rainbow Hotel was at White Flat.[3] In 1873 the address was given as Grant Street.[4]

Innovations

Community Involvement

On 26 October 1864, Mr. Corcoran, who was a candidate for the seat of Ballarat East in the Legislative Assembly, held a political meeting at the hotel.[3]

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 8, 1943, Ballarat
  2. 2.0 2.1 1891 'BALLARAT LICENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 11 September, p. 4. , viewed 16 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204315549
  3. 3.0 3.1 1864 'MR CORCORAN AT THE RAINBOW HOTEL.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 27 October, p. 1 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR, viewed 7 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66349195
  4. 4.0 4.1 1873 'LICENSING BENCH.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 23 December, p. 2, viewed 11 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201608881
  5. 1887 'BALLARAT LICENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 3 September, p. 2, viewed 25 October, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article207774046


Further Reading

External Links

http://www.thecourier.com.au/story/4802850/the-changing-face-of-ballarat-pubs/?cs=5692#slide=16



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