Sons of Freedom Hotel (Humffray Street)

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Sons of Freedom Hotel
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Town Ballarat
Street Humffray Street
Known dates 1865-1867

The Sons of Freedom Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, <1865-1867>.

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The hotel was in Humffray Street, Ballarat.[1] It was near the Brown Hill tollgate.[2]

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History[edit | edit source]

The hotel closed before January 1870:

THURSDAY, 27th JANUARY, At One o'clock, On the Premises situate in Humffray street, near the Brown Hill Toll-gate. HOUSE, LAND, LIVE STOCK, &c.O' FARRELL and SON have received instructions to SELL by AUCTION, at the above time and place appointed, A RESIDENCE AREA, about half acre (the site of the old Sons of Freedom Hotel), upon which is erected a substantial Three-roomed House, and enclosed with a paling fence. Also, 11 Horses, Cab, Dray, 2 Cows, Harness, &c. To be sold without the slightest reserve.[2]

In February 1871 Benjamin Reed was offering the hotel for lease.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1866 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 2 October, p. 1. (SUPPLEMENT TO THE BALLARAT STAR), viewed 18 Sep 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112858365
  2. 2.0 2.1 1870 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 25 January, p. 3. , viewed 19 Sep 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112858083
  3. 1871 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 8 February, p. 4. , viewed 19 Sep 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article197560267
  4. 1865 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 7 October, p. 2. , viewed 19 Sep 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112879471
  5. 1867 'Family Notices', Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917), 18 November, p. 2. , viewed 19 Sep 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article198647155


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