William Fitridge

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William Fitridge
Occupation Publican
Years active 1859-1862
Known for Prospectors' Arms
Home town Staffordshire Reef

William Fitridge was a publican in the Ballarat district, <1859-1862>.

History[edit | edit source]

Fitridge is listed in the Victorian Government Gazette as having paid for a publican's license at the Ballarat office in September 1859.[1]

He was granted the publican license for the Prospectors' Arms at Staffordshire Reef in June 1861 and 1862.[2][3]



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  1. Victorian Government Gazette, No. 165, 18 October 1859, pg. 2208, http://gazette.slv.vic.gov.au/images/1859/V/general/165.pdf
  2. 1861 'ANNUAL PUBLICANS' LICENSE MEETING, SMYTHESDALE.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 22 June, p. 1 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 24 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66340118
  3. 1862 'LICENSING COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 21 June, p. 1 Supplement: SUPPLEMENT TO THE STAR., viewed 18 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324971

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