John McMahon

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John McMahon
Occupation Publican
Years active 1868-1870
Known for Review Hotel
Home town Ballarat

John McMahon was a publican in Ballarat, <1868-1870>.

History[edit | edit source]

In April 1868 McMahon applied for a license for a hotel near the Cattle Yards. The application was postponed:

Mr John M'Mahon renewed his application for a license for a hotel near the Cattle Yards. Mr Cuthbert appeared to oppose on behalf of Sergeant M'Culloch; Mr Hardy opposed on behalf of the Hand and Band Gold Mining Company; Mr Lewis appeared for the applicant; postponed for fourteen days.[1]

In January 1869, it was advertised that McMahon would take over the license the Review Hotel in Skipton Street, Ballarat from Patrick Crowe:

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPLY FOR TRANSFER OF LICENSE from one Person to Another.—I, PATRICK CROWE, the holder of a Publican's License for the house and premises known as the Review Hotel, situate at Skipton street, do hereby give notice, that it is my intention to apply to the Justices sitting at the Court of Petty Sessions to be holden at Ballarat, on the fifth day of February, 1869, to transfer the said license to JOHN McMAHON, of Skipton street, Ballarat. Signature of Applicant— PATRICK CROWE. Given under my hand this twenty-second day of January, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-nine.[2]

In July 1870 McMahon transferred his license for the Review Hotel to Jeremiah Bourke.[3]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1868 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 17 April, p. 3. , viewed 20 Jun 2019,
  2. 1869 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 23 January, p. 3. , viewed 02 Oct 2021,
  3. 1870 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 6 July, p. 4. , viewed 28 Jul 2018,

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