Hope Hotel

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Hope Hotel
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Town Corindhap
Known dates 1881-1886

The Hope Hotel was a hotel in Corindhap, Victoria, <1881-1886>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Corindhap.[1]

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History[edit | edit source]

The hotel was offered for sale in July 1886:

CORINDHAP. FRIDAY, 30th JULY, At 11 o’clock HOPE HOTEL AND COACHING BUSINESS Situate on the main road between Ballarat and Colac. T. A. FREEMAN has been favored with instructions from Mrs Campbell, who is retiring from business on account of failing health, to sell by public auction, as above, That old established and well-patronised hostelry the HOPE HOTEL, containing 11 rooms, six-stall stable, loose boxes, outbuildings, &c., all in thorough order and repair, and passed inspection, the whole erected on one acre of land. The hotel, which has been so successfully carried on for several years by the present proprietress, has attached thereto a very payable line of coaches running between it and Ballarat four days a week. After which, The whole of the FURNITURE, consisting of Excellent piano (by Martin, Hamburg), a superior instrument, h.h. suite, sofas, chairs, tables, sewing machines, bedsteads and bedding, washstands, and ware, looking glasses, clocks, lamps, crockery, glassware, bar requisites, and sundries too numerous to particularise. Also, One 12 passenger COACH, in good order, 10 coaching and other horses. Celebrated Racing Pony, Blue Bell, four years old; pedigree, by Hamlet, dam Fairy, by Panic. The thoroughbred stallion Locksley; sale. Cows, calves dray and harness, saddles and bridles, swingletrees, and a quantity of sundries. Terms at sale. Luncheon. T. A FREEMAN, Auctioneer, 17 Armstrong street.[2]

In December 1885, J. M. Campbell of the hotel was the successful tenderer for the fruit stall at the next race meeting.[3]

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

In December 18885 the hotel was the venue for a meeting of the Corindhap and Rokewood Turf Club.[3]

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  1. ↑ 1.0 1.1 1881 'TOWN COURT.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 21 December, p. 4. , viewed 12 Jul 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article202597811
  2. ↑ 2.0 2.1 1886 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 29 July, p. 3. , viewed 20 Mar 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article204435239
  3. ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 1885 'CORINDHAP AND ROKEWOOD TURF CLUB.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 8 December, p. 4. , viewed 30 Mar 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article206304735

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