Red Hill & Temperance Hotel

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The Red Hill & Temperance, Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, 1856-1868>

Site[edit | edit source]

Located 6-7 doors from the roundabout on Main Road, south of the Red Lion Hotel, at Golden Point, Ballarat.

Background[edit | edit source]

A noted house established in 1854 in that busy centre of Red Hill Flat. All coaches made the house a stopping place both to and from the goldfield.

Also known as the Red Hill Hotel.

The People[edit | edit source]

Advertised in 1859 as Red Hill & Temperance Hotel, the owners being James Dodds and Thomson.

In September 1868, transfer of the license of William Truscott to William Stillman, was granted for the Red Hill Hotel.[1]

  1. The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Tuesday 1 September 1868 POLICE. EASTERN COURT. Monday, 31 August. (Before Mr-Budden, J.P., and the Mayor.) Publican's License.—A transfer of the license of William Truscott to Wm. Stillman, was granted for the Red Hill hotel.