Robert Fyfe

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Robert Fyfe
Occupation Publican
Years active 1864-1876
Known for Albion Hotel
Home town Derwent Jacks

Robert Fyfe was a publican in the Ballarat district, <1864-1876>.

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Fyfe was granted a publican's license at Derwent Jacks in July 1864, however the hotel is not named in the newspaper report.[1] He was granted a license for the Albion Hotel at Derwent Jacks in December 1872 and 1876.[2][3]

In December 1867 he was fined at the Linton Court for not having a publican's license but the hotel is not named:

John Robertson v Robert Fyfe, a like offence. The informer Simpson proved the offence. The defendant offered no defence, further than that he did not remember having drawn or sold the liquor; fined £5, and 21s costs, in default fourteen days' imprisonment.[4]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1864 'NEWS AND NOTES.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 7 October, p. 2. , viewed 27 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66348634
  2. 1872 'LICENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918), 19 December, p. 4. , viewed 09 Apr 2020, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article192276655
  3. 1876 'PIGGOREET LICENSING COURT.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1878; 1914 - 1918), 22 December, p. 4, viewed 7 December, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article207828426
  4. 1867 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 23 December, p. 4. , viewed 11 May 2023, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112872946

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