Sutton Hotel

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Sutton Hotel
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Town Ballarat
Street Armstrong Street
Known dates 1873-1877

The Sutton Hotel was a hotel in Ballarat, <1873-1877>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Armstrong Street.[1]

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

In March 1877 the publican was charged with trading out of hours

TRADING AFTER HOURS. — Richard Tolhurst, landlord of the Sutton hotel, was charged with selling liquor after midnight on the 9th instant Senior-constable Wood and Constable Lyons deposed that at one o'clock on the morning in question they saw people drinking in defendant's hotel. As. however, no sale could be proved, the case was dismissed, the section under which the charge was brought requiring that there should be some proof of sale.[2]


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The People[edit | edit source]

  • In December 1873 the license was granted to Richard Tolhurst.[1]
    • He was unsuccessfully charged in March 1877.[2]


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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1873 'LICENSING BENCH.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 24 December, p. 4. , viewed 07 Nov 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201608890
  2. 2.0 2.1 1877 'TOWN POLICE COURT.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1884; 1914 - 1918), 28 March, p. 4. , viewed 17 May 2022, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article207818294


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