Hollowback Hotel

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Hollowback Hotel
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Town Bald Hills
Known dates 1862

The Hollowback Hotel was a hotel in Bald Hills, Victoria, <1862>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was described as being six miles from Ballarat on the road to Clunes, very probably near Mount Hollowback at Bald Hills.[1]

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History[edit | edit source]

The hotel was offered for sale as one of six lots in a mortgagee's auction in February 1862:

Comprises the Hollowback Hotel, and five acres of excellent land, the whole well enclosed, situate in the parish of Ascot, about six miles from Ballarat, being a corner allotment, and part of portion 93, having a frontage to the main road to Castlemaine, and also to the main road to Clunes. The hotel contains 10 rooms, is well built, conveniently arranged, and occupied by a respectable and punctually paying tenant, who how occupies the hotel and one acre of land at a rent of £52 per annum, and who would be willing to pay £60 per annum rent for the house and larger portion of land. Possession of this lot can also be had at short notice.[1]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1862 'Advertising', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 14 February, p. 3. , viewed 01 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66331396

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