Imperial Hotel, Walgett

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Imperial Hotel, corner of Fox Street and Wee Waa Street – Walgett, NSW. Photo: State Library of NSW.

Ice Put in Hotel
Guests’ Baths
SYDNEY, Friday.
The water was so hot at Walgett yesterday during the fierce State-wide heat that at the Imperial Hotel ice had to be put in the baths for guests. Temperatures ranged from 106.3
(41.2C.) at Sydney to 116.2 (46.7) in the country.
– News (Adelaide, SA) Friday 26 January 1940 

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  1. Very interesting. I’m from Walgett and enjoy reading these old stories.

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