Globe Hotel (Lydiard Street)

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Globe Hotel
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History
Town Ballarat
Street Lydiard Street
Closed January 1917
Known dates 1865-1917

The Globe Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1865-1917.

Site[edit | edit source]

The Globe Hotel was in Lydiard Street.

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

  • In September 1894, John W. Rail, a candidate in the Ballarat West election, used the hotel for a political meeting.[1]

The People[edit | edit source]

  • In December 1865, the publican, John Giles, was drowned.[2]
  • In 1917 the publican and owner was John McRobinson.[3] He surrendered the licence as he was proposing to enlist in the AIF. He "...was awarded £375 as owner and £80 as licensee..." by the Licensing Reduction Board.[3]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1894 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 11 September, p. 3. , viewed 21 Apr 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209218744
  2. 1865 'THE ACCIDENT AT THE SWIMMING-BATH OF THE BALLARAT BATH COMPANY.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 15 December, p. 2. , viewed 09 Jun 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112865766
  3. 3.0 3.1 1917 'BALLARAT LICENSING COURT.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 19 January, p. 4, viewed 30 January, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1591243


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