Victoria Hotel (Gordon)

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Victoria Hotel
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History
Town Gordon
Known dates 1869-1879
Other names aka Daly's Hotel
Williams' Hotel

The Victoria Hotel was a hotel in Gordon, Victoria, <1869-1879>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The hotel was in Gordon.[1] In December 1879 the new publican, John Green, succesfully applied to move the hotel to the Gordon Railway Station.[2]

Background[edit | edit source]

The hotel was also known as Daly's Hotel up until 1877. When Kate Daly moved to the Parker's United Hotel, the name Daly's Hotel went with her. The Victoria was later known as Williams' Hotel.[3]


History[edit | edit source]

In May 1869 concerns about a culvert near the hotel were raised at a meeting of the Buninyongshire Council.[4]


Community Involvement[edit | edit source]

Community[edit | edit source]

  • Railway League - June 1877, to promote the building of the Ballarat-Melbourne railway via Gordon.[5]


The People[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1875 'POLICE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 31 December, p. 4. , viewed 13 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article200186639
  2. 2.0 2.1 1879 'GORDON POLICE COURT.', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1885; 1914 - 1918), 6 December, p. 3. , viewed 12 Jan 2023, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article232148918
  3. 1917 'Among the Tombstones', Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser (Vic. : 1914 - 1918), 24 August, p. 4. , viewed 17 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article119876847
  4. 1869 'BUNINYONGSHIRE COUNCIL.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 29 May, p. 4. , viewed 18 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112889476
  5. 1877 'No Title', The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918), 2 June, p. 2. , viewed 25 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article88349336
  6. 1872 'Family Notices', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 15 August, p. 3. , viewed 18 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article219157118
  7. 1877 'GORDON POLICE COURT', The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918), 30 November, p. 4. , viewed 18 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article211536077
  8. 1878 'POLICE INTELLIGENCE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 10 December, p. 4. , viewed 15 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article199346353
  9. 1887 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 9 December, p. 2. , viewed 22 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209209689
  10. 1887 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 21 December, p. 2. , viewed 19 Apr 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article209210243


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