James' Hotel (Kooroocheang)

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James' Hotel
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Town Kooroocheang
Known dates 1902

James' Hotel was a hotel in Kooroocheang, Victoria, <1902>.

Background[edit | edit source]

It is possible that this is a misreporting of the Hit or Miss Hotel, also at Kooroocheang whose publican was named Jamieson.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was at Kooroocheang.[1]

History[edit | edit source]

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

Mining[edit | edit source]

On May 29, 1902 the Werona Gold Mining Company held it's meeting at the hotel:

THE WERONA G.M. CO. The fifth half-yearly general meeting of the above Company was held at James' Hotel, Kooroocheang, on Thursday, May 29th, 1902, tlie Chairman of Directors, Mr R. C. Davis, presiding.[1]

Political[edit | edit source]

In December 1902:

Mr Hugh Ross will meet the electors today at James’ hotel, Kooroocheang, at 6p.m., and Smeaton at 8 p.m.[2]

The People[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1902 'THE WERONA G.M. CO.', Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917), 5 June, p. 2. , viewed 10 May 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article200425432
  2. 1902 'CRESWICK.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 27 December, p. 8. , viewed 10 May 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article211472626

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