David Gordon

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David Gordon
Occupation Publican
Years active 1859-1865
Known for Miners' Rest Hotel
Home town Miners' Rest

David Gordon was a publican in Miners' Rest, Victoria, <1862-1865.

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Gordon was granted the license for the Miners' Rest Hotel in July 1859.[1] It was renewed in June 1862.[2]

In August 1865 he was declared insolvent:

David Gordon, hotel-keeper, Miners' Rest. Causes of insolvency : Losses through illness and death in family, bad debts, and pressure of creditors. Debts, £417 7s; assets, £75 ; deficiency, £342 7s.[3]


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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1859 'AFTERNOON SITTINGS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 23 July, p. 2. , viewed 03 Jul 2023, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66054271
  2. 1862 'DISTRICT POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 25 June, p. 4, viewed 17 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66325055
  3. 1865 'NEW INSOLVENTS.', The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), 23 August, p. 6. , viewed 30 Nov 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article155038342

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