Windsor Castle Hotel, Adelaide

Windsor Castle Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia 1893

Windsor Castle Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia 1893

Drinks on House

windsor castle hotel adelaide last dayBRETON BOEHM, 22 (left) and Ern Edwards, 68, have a final drink at the 103-years-old Windsor Castle Hotel, Victoria Square, Adelaide, on its last day of trading. One hundred and thirty-six gallons of beer were drunk between 5 and 6 p.m. when drinks were “on the house” to mark the occasion. The hotel will be demolished to make way for a multi-story building for the Mutual Life and Citizens’ Assurance Co. Ltd.

– Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW), Saturday 10 July 1954, page 2

Windsor Castle Hotel, Adelaide, just before demolition in 1949

Windsor Castle Hotel, Adelaide, just before demolition in 1949

In Adelaide on Monday evening Mr. C. Kerrison (licencee of the Windsor Castle  Hotel, Adelaide), left his six cylinder Chandler motor car, worth £1,000, standing in front of his hotel, and a few minutes afterwards he saw it disappearing. The car was afterwards discovered abandoned in one of the suburbs.

– The Narracoorte Herald (SA) Friday 13 May 1921

Coach outside Windsor Castle Hotel, Adelaide C1900

Coach outside Windsor Castle Hotel, Adelaide C1900



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