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==Background==
 
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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>:
 
* [[Arcade Hotel]] 1855
 
* [[Tontine Hotel]]
 
* [[Windsor Hotel]] 1862
 
* [[Windsor Castle Hotel]]
 
* 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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It was [[Licensing Court 1892 hearings|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><ref name=blc92/> The owners were paid £452 compensation for the closure of the business.<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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The hotel was in [[Armstrong Street]].<ref name=blc92/>
  
  
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==The People==
 
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* In Dec 1881 [[Francis Smith]] applied for a new license, the one issued to him previously having gone astray<ref>The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924)  Fri 23 Dec 1881 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/202597885</ref>
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* In March 1892 the hotel was owned by Dr. Stewart, and the licensee was [[Annie Bextram]].<ref name=blc92>1892 'LOCAL OPTION AT BALLARAT.', Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918), 19 March, p. 26. , viewed 25 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197979686</ref>
 
* In September 1892 the license was transferred from [[Annie Bextream]] to [[Augusta A. Bextream]].<ref>1892 'No title.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 8 September, p. 2, viewed 20 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204987094</ref>
 
* In September 1892 the license was transferred from [[Annie Bextream]] to [[Augusta A. Bextream]].<ref>1892 'No title.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 8 September, p. 2, viewed 20 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204987094</ref>
 
  
 
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--[[User:Mjeffs|Mjeffs]] 14:29, 3 September 2019 (AEST)
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Latest revision as of 05:04, 3 September 2019

See also the Windsor Hotel in Esmond Street.

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

Contents

Background

History

It was one of the 26 hotels closed in 1892 in Ballarat as part of the changes to licensing laws.[1][2] The owners were paid £452 compensation for the closure of the business.[1]

Site

The hotel was in Armstrong Street.[2]


Innovations

Community Involvement

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 9, 1943, Ballarat
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1892 'LOCAL OPTION AT BALLARAT.', Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918), 19 March, p. 26. , viewed 25 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197979686
  3. The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Fri 23 Dec 1881 https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/202597885
  4. 1892 'No title.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 8 September, p. 2, viewed 20 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204987094


Further Reading

External Links


--Mjeffs 14:29, 3 September 2019 (AEST)

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