Liverpool Arms (Victoria Street)

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Liverpool Arms
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History
Town Ballarat
Street Victoria Street
Closed 1891
Known dates After 1888
Other names Angel Hotel (1869)
Victoria United Hotel (1888)

The Liverpool Arms was in Ballarat East, Victoria, 1888>-1891.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Victoria Street, Ballarat.[1]It was described as being on the south side of Victoria Street, between East and Princes streets, opposite Longhurst's Bakery. In 1943 Hargreave identified the site as being a vacant block, next to No. 54.[2]

Background[edit | edit source]

The hotel was also known as the:


History[edit | edit source]

The hotel was one of 40 hotels closed by the Licensing Court in 1891 as part of the Local Option process.[3] The owners were paid £400 and the publican £330 as compensation.[4]

In January 1893 it was reported that the building was now a temperance drink shop.[5]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 12, 1943, Ballarat
  2. Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 19, 1943, Ballarat
  3. 1891 'LOCAL OPTION AT BALLARAT.', Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918), 26 September, p. 41. , viewed 27 May 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197956766
  4. 1892 'LOCAL OPTION AT BALLARAT.', The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), 23 July, p. 10. , viewed 22 Dec 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199341218
  5. 1893 'THE LATE LICENSED HOUSES IN BALLARAT EAST.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 19 January, p. 4. , viewed 29 Aug 2021, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209781692
  6. 1890 'Family Notices', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 21 March, p. 3. , viewed 22 Dec 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209581220


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