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Hawkes Bay Hotels
A Huge collection of transciptions from Hawkes Bay , Poverty Bay Newspapers
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Hotels. East Coast Area.
1.1872/73 Wises H.B.ALBION HOTEL White Rd, Napier Harry Oakley CAULTON,
Prop. ALLANACH John Baker West Clive ASHTON James Provincial Hotel Meanee
B BADLEY P. Butcher Carlyle St, Napier...

2.Bush A 1888 Kumeroa Hotel has
changed hands, Mr McMILLAN having sold to Mr TATTERSALL, Greenmeadows Court
Edward MARION - charged on information of Const. RYAN, obscene language
in a public place....

3.HBH 1888
...James & Mary Ann BISSETT - Licensee of hotel at
Porangahau Alfred SAUNDERS - Storeman at above hotel Emma SPENCER - Wife
of telegraphist - Porangahau Henry LAMBERT - Labourer - Porangahau...

4.Bush A 1888
W.G. RICHARDS pleaded guilty to the charge of larceny of a quantity of
grog at the Beaconsfields Hotel. They had been under the influence of drink
at the time and looked on it more as a...

...SMITH was the owner of the
Shamrock Hotel The licence of the Victoria Hotel was transferred from Garrett
MURNANE to William STOCK The licence of the Shakespeare Hotel was transferred

6.H.B.Electoral 1877 East Coast
...126 Buchanan Alexander Ormond household Ormond Hotel, Sec. (not
given), Ormond 127 Buchanan James Gisborne freehold Lot 23, Custom house
Street, Gisborne 128 Buchanan James Matawhero...

7.HBH 1867
...At REYNOLD's Hotel,
Havelock, before Thomas HITCHINGS Esq, coroner, and a jury ( Mr GARRY -
Foreman) upon the body of Michael DELANEY. Michael DELANEY was a carter
for John CHAMBERS of Te...

8.HBH 1867
...for new Hotel licences have been received
by the following; James ASHTON, Provincial hotel, Meanee. Hendrick BEUKERS,
Ferryman's Hotel, Meanee Spit. Walter CALDWELL, Provincial Hotel, West...

9.HBH 1879
: On 30 Dec 1878, at his residence, Empire Hotel, Napier, John COOK, late
of Onehunga & Thames. Aged 58 years RM Court Henry BLAKE, 11 years, Charles
BLAKE, 8 years were in court under...

10.HBMisc/Taupo Post
...A Post Office was established
on 01 May 1877 at the Railway Hotel, 5 miles west of Takapau. The hotel
proprietor, Hamilton FERGUSON, was in charge for a time. In 1879 a permanent
officer was...

11HBH 1867
...Charles PALMER - Masonic Hotel Tuesday 07 May 1867 03
May - Lord Ashley for Auckland. Messrs RATHBONE, WARREN, HOARE, PICKS,
MARTIN, CAMPBELL & MCNAUGHTON 03 May - Agnes for Poverty Bay....

12.HBH 1879
arrested in connection with the Konini Hotel fire. Saturday 08 Feb 1879
Mr WAITE - Schoolmaster - Waipawa Inquest On the late fire at the Konini
hotel was held at the Court house...

13.NZH/Direct 1878-79 wairoa
...Flint H. Clyde Hotel Fraser & Co.
G Gardener R. contractor Gilligan W. bootmaker Gosnell Mrs. schoolmistress
Gray A. barman H Harmer Charles Wairoa Hotel Hird J....

14.NZH Bush A-
...P. CRERAR -
Tamaki Hotel Thurs 12 July 1888 H. CLIFFORD was sentenced at Woodville
before Messrs SOWRY & C. HALL J.P's for fraud. He received 6 months gaol
with hard labor. Ormondville R.M...

15. HBH 1865
...Notice of the opening the commodious
Clyde Hotel, Wairoa. J J TAYLOR publican. MARRIAGE COSGROVE - HUNTER On
the 29th November, at the Roman Catholic Church, Napier, by the Rev J Forest,

16.HBH 1888
...The Commercial Hotel is to be rebuilt. The "Chimboraze" which
sailed from Melbourne on the 22 ult. had the following passengers. Mrs

17.H.B.Misc-Abbottsford census
...Census of the
Population of Waipawa within a radius of about 2 miles from the Settlers
Hotel. Copy taken by Henry ARROW 1867
18.NZH Elect 1911
...421 Best Clive Aubrey Port Awanui
hotel servant 423 Best Frank Te Kauru Mokouri Tuparoa shepherd 425 Bevan
Lawrence Waipiro Bay bushman 426 Bevan Maria Mary Waipiro Bay married...

19.NZH/East Coast Misc Pioneers 1927 Luncheon
Mrs near Bridge Hotel Matawhero 60 years Arthur Mr. and Mrs. W. Ormond
Road Gisborne Atkins Jas. Te Karaka 1876 Atkins Mr.and Mrs. Robt. Patutahi
Married in...

20.HBH 1865
...Transfer of Publicans Licence. The licence for the Royal
York Hotel was transferred from Joseph GOSNALL to Henry RICHMOND. 07 Oct
1865 Arrived from Wairoa 6 Oct 1865 on the Eliza, 1...

21.HBH 1867
...Held yesterday
at Exchange Hotel, before T. HITCHINGS Esq, coroner, and a jury upon the
body of David Charles ROBERTSON, a child aged 12 weeks, who was found dead
on Sunday morning in the arms...

22.HBH 1880
...Mangoaruhe, has been missing for two
days. Is supposed to have drowned after leaving the Maru Maru Hotel on
Wednesday night. Napier Hospital Following are operations performed at
the hospital...

23.HBH 1865
...Liquor Licencing meeting rejected the proposal of Mr
C McIntyre for the proposed Sea View Hotel, and that of Mr Robottom also,
on the grounds that there were already sufficient outlets in...

24.HB Misc/Takapau police station
...a police
station built as at that time one man who was stationed at Ormondville
had to police six hotels and from 3,000 to 4,000 people. In June 1917 a
new police station was built. Constable...

25.HBH 1867
...Patrick MORONEY - Waipawa
Hotel Mrs BALDWIN - Laundress - Dickens St Provincial Council Report :
Pages 2 & 3 Tuesday 16 July 1867 15 July - Murewai from Poverty Bay. 4
European males 7 3...

26.HBH 1888
...Mr T. DALTON of the Wanstead Hotel has disposed
of his coaching business to Mr R. TAYLOR. Wairoa County Council: Mr SHAW

27.HBH 1857
Settlers' Hotel, Clive, for sale by Auction 19 November 1857 T. K. NEWTON
- Storage services, Napier and Waipureka Edward CATCHPOOL - Deputy Postmaster
T. H. FITZGERALD - Napier Agent...

28. HBH 1867
...Neil CAMPBELL - Kaikora Hotel Yesterday
the new Govt. wharf was completed. It occupies the exact site of the old
wharf, but is 20 inches higher. It's total length is 67 feet, it's shape

29. HBH 1867
...A fire at the Hampden Hotel, kept by Mr LIMBRICK, was totally
destroyed by fire on the 30th inst, nothing having been saved but a sewing
machine Sir George BOWEN, present Governor of...

30. HBH 1867
...Notice announcing the
opening of the Napier Hotel, Hastings Street (White Road) by H MORTON.
Arrived from Auckland 6 Jan 1867 on the Betsey, 2 passengers. Sailed for
Poverty Bay 7 Jan 1867...

31. HBH 1867.
...Fire at Havelock Exchange Hotel - wholly destroyed
- further particulars as known will be detailed in inquest. Inquest- Fire
Havelock Exchange Hotel- evidence given by Thomas REYNOLDS, prop....

32. HBH 1867
Napier, on the 7th inst, Mr Thomas W Peet, aged 34 years. The funeral will
leave the Albion Hotel, this day at 3 o'clock. DEATH - FIELDER At Napier,
on the 7th inst, Francis Joseph, son of...

33.BUSH A 1888
...Mr W. ELLINGHAM is leaving
Takapau next week to take charge of the Waverly Hotel. R. MAY - Blacksmith
- Takapau Mr WOOD - Station Master - Takapau CREDIT: Transcribed April
2003 by Lynett...

34. HBH 1888
...Mr W. VILLERS is the proprietor of the Petane Hotel
Friday 06 Feb 1880 05 Feb - Penguin from Nthern Potrs - Misses JOYCE, WILLIAMS,

35. HBH
...John ASHTON
- Napier Hotel, White Rd. Granted a license. Transfer of the license of
the Commercial Hotel from George.H. SWAN to George E. FUZSARD, granted.
A big concern about urinals not...

36. HBH 1865
...Transfer of licence held by Mr R
JEFFARES for the Settlers Hotel, Clive to the house owned by Mr F DYETT
and known as the Citizen Hotel. 25 Nov 1865 The undersigned having gone
on a voyage...

37. HBH 1880
...of the Exchange Hotel from J. WELLS to John CHRISTY.
Transfer of the license of the Commercial from G. FUSZARD to Edward W.
PLANK Ngaruroro Licensing District: A license for a new hotel at...

38. NZH/Timeline
Hotel at Te Pohue 63 1899 Clifton homestead burnt down 187 1899 Waihi Falls
Scenic Reserve gazetted 213 1900 Copper discovered in central Ruahines
172 1901 Kuripapango Hotel burnt...

39. HBH 1880
...Mr SHIRLEY of the Masonic Hotel
has added a large bath for hot & cold water, lavatories - which will prove
a great convenience to the boarders and visitors to the hotel Wednesday
13 Oct 1880...

40. HBH 1865
...The licence of the Havelock Hotel was transferred from
Mr George Gregory to Mr Peter McHardie of Napier. 9 Feb 1865 Arrived from
Wellington and the South Feb 6 1865 on the Lady Bird, Mr and...

41. HBH 1865
...Mr Franklin
TUXFORD applied to the Licencing Court for transfer of his licence at the
Ferry Hotel on Meanee Spit to Goldsmith Road near the barracks. The military
command opposed the transfer...

42. HBH 1880
...Sgt. KIDD on Mr FRASER's station on
a charge of false pretences - obtaining from Mr BELL of Crown Hotel 2 sums
of money 12pnd and 3pnds. Married MADDEN - ELLIOTT on 29th December by

43. HBH 1888 the Mayor. The Mayoral party drove over the bridge to a
luncheon that was held at the Petane Hotel. Thursday 26 August 1880 Death
PRICE : At Wellington, Aug 25, Harry Robert, eldest son...

44. HBH 1888
...James GRAY
- Hotel keeper of the Shakespeare The new, Napier Hospital was opened today.
CREDIT: Transcribed August 2002

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