Greyhound Hotel (Cambrian Hill)

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Greyhound Hotel
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Town Cambrian Hull
Known dates 1868-1877

The Greyhound Hotel was a hotel in Cambrian Hill, Victoria, <1868-1877>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Cambrian Hill.[1] In 1868 it was known as Maddison's Greyhound Hotel.[2]

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

In July a grand ball was advertised for the hotel:

GRAND BALL. A FREE BALL and SUPPER will take place at MADDISON'S GREYHOUND HOTEL, Cambrian Hill,, on Monday night, 6th July, 1868. Dancing to commence at eight o'clock. First-class Brass Band and M.C. will be in attendance. ROBERT WALTON, Proprietor.[2]


Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

  • In February 1873 the hotel was the venue for an inquest into the death of a miner, William Alderton, who fell down the shaft of the Emperor Company, landing on his head.[3]


The People[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1877 'BUNINYONG LICENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 22 December, p. 4. , viewed 29 Mar 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199282984
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1868 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 3 July, p. 3. , viewed 20 Jan 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article113845414
  3. 1873 'ACCIDENTS, OFFENCES, &c.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 26 February, p. 4. , viewed 01 Oct 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article219198380
  4. 1876 'POLICE INTELLIGENCE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 23 December, p. 4. , viewed 12 May 2024, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199833308


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