London Tavern (Bridge Street)

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London Tavern
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Town Ballarat
Street Bridge Street
Known dates 1858-1874

The London Tavern was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1858-1874>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The London Tavern was in Bridge Street, Ballarat[1], also described as Main Street in 1874.[2]

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History[edit | edit source]

In January 1861, the publican, Alexander Daniel Dangerfield, was fined 5s and costs for being open on Christmas Day.[3]

In January 1862 the London Shades Hotel in Lydiard Street South was offered for sale, with enquiries to be directed to the London Tavern.[4]

In November 1862 there was a coronial inquest (held at the Exchange Hotel) into a fire at the hotel.[5]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Licensing Court for Publicans," The Star, Thursday 19 June 1862, pg. 4, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324943, (accessed January 19, 2014)
  2. 2.0 2.1 1874 'BALLARAT EAST LICENSING BENCH. ANNUAL MEETING.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 15 December, p. 4, viewed 17 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article208250314
  3. 1861 'EASTERN POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 5 January, p. 2. , viewed 24 Feb 2021, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66336672
  4. 1862 'Advertising', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 22 January, p. 3. , viewed 18 May 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66330919
  5. 1862 'The Star.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 12 November, p. 2. , viewed 28 Sep 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66328648
  6. 1858 'EASTERN POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 23 June, p. 2. , viewed 06 Dec 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66048810
  7. 1859 'AFTERNOON SITTINGS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 14 June, p. 3. , viewed 05 Sep 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66053609
  8. 1862 'BALLARAT EAST LICENSING COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 26 June, p. 4. , viewed 02 May 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66325077
  9. 1873 'LICENSING BENCH.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 23 December, p. 2. , viewed 09 Jun 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201608881


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