Foundry Hotel (Armstrong Street)

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Foundry Hotel
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Town Ballarat
Street Armstrong Street
Closed June 1863
Known dates 1861-1863
Other names West's Hotel

The Foundry Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1861-1863.

Site[edit | edit source]

The Foundry Hotel was in Armstrong Street.[1]

Background[edit | edit source]

After 1863 the hotel was known as West's Hotel.[2]

History[edit | edit source]

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

The People[edit | edit source]

  • In June 1861 the publican's license was granted to William Dunlop.[3]
  • In June 1862 the publican's license was granted to James Watkins.[4]
  • In June 1863 the publican's license was granted to George West.[1] He did not appear at the court in June 1863, and his license hearing was postponed for one week. In the 19 June 1863 hearing, the name of the hotel was recorded as changed to West's Hotel.


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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1863 'BALLARAT WEST PUBLICANS' ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 12 June, p. 4, viewed 10 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72514938
  2. 1863 'BALLARAT WEST LICENSING BENCH.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 19 June, p. 4, viewed 29 April, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72515139
  3. 1861 'LICENSING SESSIONS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 14 June, p. 1. (SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR.), viewed 03 Oct 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66339909
  4. 1862 'DISTRICT POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 18 June, p. 2, viewed 12 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324917


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