Iona Hotel (Peel Street)

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Iona Hotel
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Town Ballarat
Street Peel Street
Known dates 1867
Other names Burke and Wills Hotel

The Iona Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, <1867>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Peel Street, Ballarat East.[1] The hotel was on the junction of Peel Street and Rowe Street.[2] The site at 44 Rowe Street is now a residential house and no trace of the hotel is visible.

Background[edit | edit source]

The hotel was later (by 1876) called the Burke and Wills Hotel.[2] It was one of the 40 hotels closed in 1891 in Ballarat East as part of the changes to licensing laws.[3],

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1867 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 21 May, p. 4. , viewed 29 Apr 2019,
  2. 2.0 2.1 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 27, 1943, Ballarat
  3. Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 8, 1943, Ballarat

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