Eagle Hotel, Hindley Street, Adelaide, 1937

Photo taken 01 February 1937

B 9680 Established in 1846 on the north-east corner of Hindley Street and Bank Street. Rebuilt in 1905 and ceased trading in 1978. This 1905 building still exists, although as a fast food restaurant. This photograph was taken looking north along Bank Street. The Eagle Tavern in 1897: www.flickr.com/photos/state_library_south_australia/15345... In 1903: www.flickr.com/photos/state_library_south_australia/25343... And circa 1905: www.flickr.com/photos/state_library_south_australia/29980... The hotel in 1977: www.flickr.com/photos/state_library_south_australia/23105... 'Hotel Residents Had No Radio Licences Five people residing at city hotels were each fined £ 1 with 101 costs by Mr. Clarke, S.M. in the Adelaide Police Court today for having failed to have wireless licences. They were Albert Zions, of Eagle, Hotel Hindley street; Jean Brook of the South Australian Hotel, North terrace; and Dorothy Wilson, Albert Edward Swallwel and Horace Maple, all of the Newmarket Hotel, North terrace.' The News, Monday 19 October 1942, page 4 Visit the State Library of South Australia to view more photos of South Australia.