Story: Otago places

Vulcan Hotel, St Bathans (1st of 2)

Vulcan Hotel,  St Bathans

The Vulcan (formerly Ballarat) Hotel at St Bathans was built of mud brick in 1882, two decades after the district’s first gold rush but while mining was still taking place.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago places - Manuherikia', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 June 2022)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Jul 2015