Red Hill Hotel

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Red Hill Hotel
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History
Town Ballarat
Street Main Road
Opened 1856
Known dates 1856-1868

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

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The hotel was in Main Road, Ballarat East.[1][2]

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History[edit | edit source]

During James Dodd's application for a night license in June 1857, a joke was made in the court:

James Dodds, Red Hill Hotel. Mr Harris supported the application. Granted : with the addition of a joke from the Bench about supplying grog to temperance people.[3]

In July 1863 a woman was gaoled for breaking the hotel's windows:

Catharine Kay, a new arrival in town, for breaking the windows of the Red Hill Hotel, in default of paying a fine, was sent to gaol for seven days.[4]

The hotel was offered for lease in January 1867, with details available from James Dodds at the Buck's Head Hotel.[5]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1868 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 14 May, p. 4. , viewed 22 Jul 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article113603296
  2. 2.0 2.1 1857 'GENERAL ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 13 June, p. 2. , viewed 11 Aug 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66042654
  3. 1857 'LICENSING MEETING.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 27 June, p. 3. , viewed 25 Dec 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66042898
  4. 1863 'NEWS AND NOTES.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 17 July, p. 2. , viewed 01 Oct 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72515823
  5. 1867 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 14 January, p. 3. , viewed 06 May 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112860723
  6. 1856 'POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 6 December, p. 3. , viewed 30 Jul 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66040038
  7. 1858 'EASTERN POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 23 June, p. 2. , viewed 05 Dec 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66048810
  8. 1858 'EASTERN POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 15 July, p. 2. , viewed 03 Nov 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66049185
  9. 1859 'AFTERNOON SITTINGS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 14 June, p. 3. , viewed 08 Sep 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66053609
  10. 1861 'LICENSING SESSIONS.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 6 June, p. 1. (SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR.), viewed 02 Oct 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66339704
  11. 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
  12. 1870 'BALLARAT EAST BOROUGH COUNCIL', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1880; 1914 - 1918), 17 May, p. 4. , viewed 13 Jan 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article191564850


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