United States Hotel (Preston's Hill)

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United States Hotel
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History
Town Preston's Hill
Known dates 1860-1912

The United States Hotel was a hotel at Preston's Hill, Victoria, <1860-1912>.

Site[edit]

The hotel was at Preston's Hill[1], between Snake Valley and Carngham.[2]

Background[edit]

History[edit]

The hotel's license was reviewed by the License Reduction Board in January 1912.[3]


Community Involvement[edit]

  • In March 1860 a meeting of diggers was held at the hotel to consider a dispute over a claim on the Union Jack mine.[2]


The People[edit]

  • In June 1861 and June 1862 the license was granted to Joseph Ogle.[4][5]
  • In December 1874 the publican was J. D. Linsley.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1874 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 9 December, p. 4. , viewed 09 Mar 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article208250167
  2. 2.0 2.1 1860 'CARNGHAM.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 12 March, p. 2. , viewed 15 Sep 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72465552
  3. 1912 'LICENSES REDUCTION BOARD.', Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929), 16 January, p. 5. , viewed 21 Sep 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article149235054
  4. 1861 'LICENSING SESSION.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 15 June, p. 4. , viewed 28 Sep 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66339941
  5. 1862 'POLICE COURT, CARNGHAM.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 21 June, p. 4. , viewed 27 Sep 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324987


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