Wheatsheaf Hotel

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The Wheatsheaf Hotel was in Ballarat, Victoria, <1863-1915>.

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Background

History

On 22 March 1915, the hotel was included on a list of hotels to be deprived of their licenses. This list was complied by the Licenses Reduction Board in Melbourne. The Ballarat West licensing district hearings on this list were to be held on 27 April.[1]

Site

The Wheatsheaf Hotel was in Wendouree Parade, Ballarat.[2] In 1863 the location was described as "the swamp".[3]


Innovations

Community Involvement

The Wheatsheaf Hotel was one of the venues of the inquest into the death of Mary Peart, who was killed by a boiler explosion at the Durham Gold Mining Co.[2]

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

In 1862-1864 the publican was William Gant.[4][3][2] In 1862 his surname was spelt in the Star as "Grant".[4]

Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. 1915 'LICENSES REDUCTION BOARD.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 23 March, p. 10, viewed 13 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1504941
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), Monday 3 October 1864, page 1, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66348515
  3. 3.0 3.1 1863 'BALLARAT WEST PUBLICANS' ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 12 June, p. 4, viewed 10 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72514938
  4. 4.0 4.1 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


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