Brunswick Hotel

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Brunswick Hotel
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Town Ballarat
Street Sturt Street
Known dates 1859-1878

The Brunswick Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1859-1879>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Sturt Street.[1]

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

The hotel was offered for lease in April 1878:

TO LET, With or without Furniture, at Valuation, the BRUNSWICK HOTEL, Sturt street. For full particulars apply to H. L. White, City Auction Rooms.[2]

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

Mining[edit | edit source]

Political[edit | edit source]

  • Ballarat Reform League, 16 February 1871, formed (mining interest group).[16]
  • Ballarat Mining League, 28 September 1871, formed at a meeting at the hotel.[17]

Unions[edit | edit source]

  • Ballarat Ironmongers’ Employes’ Association was formed at a meeting in the hotel in 1869.[18]

The People[edit | edit source]

  • In May 1859 George Fletcher applied for a publican's license. The hearing was postponed for 14 days.[1]
    • His license was granted in July 1859.[19]
  • In February 1869 it was described as Bignell's Brunswick Hotel.[13]
  • In December 1873, 1874 and 1875, George Bignell's license was renewed.[20][21][22]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1859 'DISTRICT POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 28 May, p. 2, viewed 28 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66053306
  2. 1878 'Advertising', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918), 22 April, p. 3. , viewed 08 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article211540533
  3. 1870 'BALLARAT AND CARNGHAM COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 1 June, p. 2. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article219309014
  4. 1870 'BALLARAT AND CARNGHAM CONSOLS QUARTZ COMPANY.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918), 20 July, p. 3. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article191565196
  5. 1870 'BALLARAT AND CARNGHAM CONSOLS COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 24 August, p. 2. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article218797863
  6. 1870 'BALLARAT AND CARNGHAM COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 1 June, p. 2. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article219309014
  7. 1869 'BALLARAT AND EGERTON UNITED COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 26 June, p. 3. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112890165
  8. 1870 'BALLARAT AND CARNGHAM COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 1 June, p. 2. , viewed 22 Sep 2022, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article219309014
  9. 1870 'BALLARAT AND TARADALE COMPANY.', Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917), 31 August, p. 3. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article198851056
  10. 1869 'MINING INTELLIGENCE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 4 February, p. 2. , viewed 26 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112883075
  11. 1869 'Advertising', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 25 August, p. 8. , viewed 16 Feb 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5833532
  12. 1874 'NEW KOH-I-NOOR COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 2 February, p. 4. , viewed 09 Nov 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201971255
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 1869 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 4 February, p. 4. , viewed 26 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112883096
  14. 1869 'NEWS AND NOTES.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 4 February, p. 2. , viewed 26 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112883076
  15. 1874 'SULTAN QUARTZ COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 2 February, p. 4. , viewed 09 Nov 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201971248
  16. 1871 'BALLARAT REFORM ASSOCIATION', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918), 17 February, p. 2. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article191646492
  17. 1871 'BALLARAT MINING LEAGUE.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918), 28 September, p. 3. , viewed 14 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article191428005
  18. 1919 'FIFTY YEARS AGO.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 6 December, p. 10. , viewed 04 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article212676052
  19. 1859 'DISTRICT POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 16 July, p. 3. , viewed 10 Sep 2023, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66054175
  20. 1873 'LICENSING BENCH.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 24 December, p. 4. , viewed 26 Jun 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201608890
  21. 1874 'CITY LICENSING BENCH.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 16 December, p. 4. , viewed 10 Mar 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article208250343
  22. 1875 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 22 December, p. 4. , viewed 19 Aug 2022, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article200186441


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