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The hotel had several different names of the years<ref name=hargreaves19> Hargreaves, John. ''Ballarat Hotels Past and Present'', pg. 19, 1943, Ballarat</ref>:
 
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==History==
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It was one of the 26 hotels closed in 1892 in Ballarat as part of the changes to licensing laws.<ref name=hargreaves> Hargreaves, John. ''Ballarat Hotels Past and Present'', pg. 9, 1943, Ballarat</ref> The owners were paid £452 compensation for the closure of the business.<ref name=hargreaves/>
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The hotel had several different names of the years<ref name=hargreaves> Hargreaves, John. ''Ballarat Hotels Past and Present'', pg. 19, 1943, Ballarat</ref>:
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* [[Arcade Hotel]] 1855
 
* [[Arcade Hotel]] 1855
 
* [[Tontine Hotel]]
 
* [[Tontine Hotel]]
* Windsor Hotel
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* [[Windsor Hotel]] 1862
 
* [[Windsor Castle Hotel]]
 
* [[Windsor Castle Hotel]]
* [[Windsor Arms]]
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* Windsor Arms 1892
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It was one of the 26 hotels closed in 1892 in Ballarat as part of the changes to licensing laws.<ref name=hargreaves> Hargreaves, John. ''Ballarat Hotels Past and Present'', pg. 9, 1943, Ballarat</ref> The owners were paid £452 compensation for the closure of the business.<ref name=hargreaves/>
  
 
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The Windsor Hotel was in [[Esmond Street]], Ballarat.<ref name=court1862/> The hotel was on the south east corner of [[York Street]] (formerly Esmond Street) and Dodd Street, Ballarat. Hargreaves describes it as being at the base of Red Hill, and one of the liveliest places in the "digging days."<ref name=hargreaves/>
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The hotel was on the south east corner of [[York Street]] (formerly Esmond Street) and Dodd Street, Ballarat. Hargreaves describes it as being at the base of Red Hill, and one of the liveliest places in the "digging days."<ref name=hargreaves/>
  
 
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Revision as of 01:02, 7 August 2015

See also the Windsor Hotel in Esmond Street.

The Windsor Arms was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1892.

Contents

Background

The hotel had several different names of the years[1]:


History

It was one of the 26 hotels closed in 1892 in Ballarat as part of the changes to licensing laws.[2] The owners were paid £452 compensation for the closure of the business.[2]

Site

The hotel was on the south east corner of York Street (formerly Esmond Street) and Dodd Street, Ballarat. Hargreaves describes it as being at the base of Red Hill, and one of the liveliest places in the "digging days."[2]

Site

Innovations

Community Involvement

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 19, 1943, Ballarat
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 9, 1943, Ballarat


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