Commercial Hotel (Gordon)

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Commercial Hotel
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Town Gordon
Closed 1875-1913

The Commercial Hotel was a hotel in Gordon, Victoria, <1875-1913.

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The hotel was in Gordon.[1]

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The hotel was closed by the License Reduction Board in 1913. The owner received £180 compensation; licensee, £35.[1]

In January the former publican wrote to the Shire of Ballan, seeking a rate reduction:

From M. A. Nickols, Gordon, asking that the Commercial hotel, now closed, be re-valued. F. Setter, Egerton, made a similar request—Cr Evans moved that the Valuer be instructed to re-value delicensed hotels in the Shire—Seconded by Cr Walters and carried.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1913 'LICENCES REDUCTION BOARD.', The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), 23 August, p. 13. , viewed 21 Dec 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197482570
  2. 1914 'Ballan Shire Council.', Ballan Times (Vic. : 1914 - 1918), 8 January, p. 3. , viewed 23 Jun 2021, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article119546524
  3. 1875 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 31 December, p. 4. , viewed 13 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article200186639
  4. 1878 'POLICE INTELLIGENCE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 10 December, p. 4. , viewed 15 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199346353
  5. 1879 'GORDON POLICE COURT.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1885; 1914 - 1918), 6 December, p. 3. , viewed 12 Jan 2023, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article232148918
  6. 1884 'GORDON POLICE COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 27 December, p. 4. , viewed 27 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article207630937
  7. 1887 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 9 December, p. 2. , viewed 22 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209209689
  8. 1892 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 8 December, p. 2. , viewed 25 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209780159
  9. 1893 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 7 December, p. 2. , viewed 25 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209801255
  10. 1913 'THE LICENSING ACT.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 22 August, p. 7. , viewed 05 Mar 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article7278289


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