Golden Belt Hotel

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Golden Belt Hotel
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Town Springdallah
Closed 1912
Known dates 1884-1912

The Golden Belt Hotel was a hotel in Springdallah, Victoria, <1884-1912>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Springdallah.[1]

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

In September 1886 the publican was in court:

Mary Ann Sharp, of the Golden Belt hotel, Springdallah, was charged with having failed to comply with an order to cleanse and repair her premises.—lnspector Parkinson informed the bench that the defendant had now fully complied with the order, and the summons was withdrawn.[2]

The hotel's license was reviewed by the Licenses Reduction Board in January 1912.[3] The result of the hearing was that the hotel was to be closed.[4]

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

Mining[edit | edit source]

  • April 1909 - public meeting to request the Mines Department to put in test bores to search for leads between Derwent Jacks and the Grand Trunk lead.

The People[edit | edit source]

  • In July 1884, James Delahenty's wife gave birth to a son at the hotel.[1]
  • In September 1886 the license was transferred from Mary Ann Sharp to James Burke.[2]


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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1884 'Family Notices.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 28 July, p. 2, viewed 23 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201116471
  2. 2.0 2.1 1886 'LICENSING COURT, SCARSDALE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 30 September, p. 4. , viewed 27 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article210836133
  3. 1912 'LICENSES REDUCTION BOARD.', Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929), 16 January, p. 5. , viewed 21 Sep 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article149235054
  4. 1912 'COUNTRY NEWS.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 24 February, p. 1. , viewed 13 Jan 2024, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article218536501

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