Colquhoun's Hotel

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Colquhoun's Hotel
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Town Franklinford
Known dates 1882

Colquhoun's Hotel was a hotel at Franklinford, Victoria, <1883>.

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The hotel was at Franklinford.[1]

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The publican, Mr. Henry Colquhoun, was a witness at an inquest in November 1882, into the death of Martin Minogue, the owner and driver of the coach between Daylesford and Guildford. Minogue had purchased strychnine from a chemist in Daylesford, which he swallowed with brandy and beer from Colquhoun's Hotel.[1]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1882 'SUICIDE AT FRANKLINFORD.', Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917), 22 November, p. 3. , viewed 23 May 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article200414340
  2. 1878 'THE GOVERNMENT GAZETTE.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 16 November, p. 8. , viewed 23 May 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article5921318


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