Sun Hotel

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Sun Hotel
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Town Ballarat
Street Cnr. Bridge Street and Main Road
Known dates 1865
Other names Gin Palace
Ancient Briton Hotel

The Sun Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, <1865>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was on the south west corner of Bridge Street and Main Street.[1]

Background[edit | edit source]

The hotel was renamed as the Ancient Briton Hotel which was closed in 1892.[1] It had also been named the Gin Palace.[1]

History[edit | edit source]

Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

Mining[edit | edit source]

  • Band of Hope Gold Mining Co., Brown Hill, a meeting to wind up the company, 8 September 1865.[2]

The People[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Hargreaves, John. Ballarat Hotels Past and Present, pg. 19, 1943, Ballarat
  2. 1865 'Advertising', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 7 September, p. 4. , viewed 19 Nov 2018,

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