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Capel Hotel

Historical information

On the 27th of February 1880, 11 acres of land on the Capel River was acquired, on which a brick building consisting of six rooms was erected. Initially, the location was a half way point for the mail coach between Bunbury and Busselton. To cater for the coach passengers, a liquor licence was obtained and the building later became known as the Capel Inn.

Details

Details

Registration number
cwa-org-54-IMG1024
Item type
Contextual Information

Capel Inn was established in 1880 by Charles Properjohn. The hotel has since continued to be a focal point for the locals and visitor alike.

Keywords
Architecture
Hotels
Public Buildings
Primary significance criteria
Historic significance
Social or spiritual significance
Shire of Capel

Shire of Capel

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Capel Hotel
Capel Hotel