Chidlow's Hotel

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Chidlow's Hotel
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History
Town Ballarat
Street Cnr. Dana Street and Lydiard Street
Known dates 1857

Chidlow's Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, <1857>.

Site[edit | edit source]

Withers wrote the site of the hotel was near the 1888 location of Holmes and Salter's office.[1] In February 1857 the location was given as the corner of Dana Street and Lydiard Street.[2]

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

The hotel advertised in February 1857:

CHIDLOW'S HOTEL IS NOW OPEN for the accommodation of his friends, and public in general. A First-rate table kept. Boarding and Lodging 30s per Week. Corner of DANA AND LYDIARD STREETS, Township. DRINKS FOR THE MILLION ! ! ! ICE.[2]

The hotel was offering a lottery in February 1857:

CHIDLOW'S HOTEL. LOTTERY. BEAUTIFUL DOG CART, 50 Members at £1 each. To be drawn for on Monday, 23rd instant. Cart to be seen at the above Hotel. The winner and putter-up to spend £5 each.[3]


Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

Mining[edit | edit source]

  • Golden Point, meeting of shareholders, June 1857[4]

The People[edit | edit source]

  • In June 1857 the publican was Mr. Chidlow.[1]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1888 'BALLARAT CHRONICLES AND PICTURES.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 25 June, p. 4. , viewed 15 Mar 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209443716
  2. 2.0 2.1 1857 'Advertising', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 27 February, p. 4. , viewed 09 Apr 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66041099
  3. 1857 'Advertising', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 13 February, p. 1. , viewed 08 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66040921
  4. 1857 'Advertising', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 27 June, p. 4. , viewed 28 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66042888


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