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Former Glass Works Hotel in Newtown (Sydney)

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Former Glass Works Hotel

Former Glass Works Hotel

This former hotel was established in 1879 as the Glass Works Hotel at 106 -108 Regent Street. (Regent Street was renamed Probert Street in the 1930's.)

Renamed the Australian Native Hotel in 1901 the hotel closed in 1914 -15.

The initials on the building HB 1894, stand for Henry Burgess who rebuilt the pub, was the licensee for 1 year (1894 -95), then leased the pub until 1908. He was again the licensee from 1908 until the
hotel closed in 1914 - 15 He lived in the delicensed hotel for several years afterwards.

Former Glass Works Hotel
Former Glass Works Hotel

Photo 13/01/2008.
Photos and information submitted by Jon Graham, Many Thanks

[street view]
75 Probert Street,
Newtown
New South Wales 2042


Former Glass Works Hotel

Photo: 19/10/2003. Jon Graham, Many Thanks

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