New Grove Hotel

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New Grove Hotel
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Town Ballarat
Street Victoria Street
Known dates 1862-1878

The New Grove Hotel was in Ballarat East, Victoria, <1862-1878>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The New Grove Hotel was in Melbourne Road, Ballarat East[1] also described as Victoria Street in 1875.[2]

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

In February 1878 there was a theft from the hotel:

An old offender, named Eliza Williamson, was sent to gaol for six months by the magistrates, at the Town Police Court, yesterday, she having pleaded guilty to stealing two pair of boots, the property of Solomon Martin, on the 16th instant, and a decanter of brandy the property of Mrs Margaret Hennessey, landlady of the New Grove hotel, on the same date.[3]


Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

The People[edit | edit source]

  • In 1862 the publican was Michael Hennessy.[1]
  • In December 1875, Margaret Hennessy's application for a new license was withdrawn.[2]


See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Licencing Court for Publicans," The Star, Thursday 19 June 1862, pg. 4, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324943, (accessed January 17, 2014)
  2. 2.0 2.1 1875 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 21 December, p. 4. , viewed 21 May 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article200186416
  3. 1878 'No title', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1880; 1914 - 1918), 19 February, p. 2. , viewed 21 May 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article211537675


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