The Woolpack Inn
was situated in High Street, West Maitland. It was opened by George Yeomans
The license for the Woolpack
was held by Walter Rotton
in 1830 and transferred to George Yeomans' brother Richard Yeomans
in 1831. Richard Yeomans died in 1833 and was buried in the Glebe Cemetery
who had been publican at the Australian Inn
at Newcastle held the license for the Woolpack Inn
by the early 1840's. He suffered financial difficulties at this time and his application for publican's license was refused by the Bench in June 1842.
By January 1843 the Woolpack 'lately occupied by C. Hughes' was advertised for lease. Charles Hughes moved to Anvill Creek where he opened another Inn. (Also called the Woolpack Inn
) He was granted a license for this Inn in April 1845.
In November 1846 Robert Rickerby
, a wool purchaser, resided at the premises formerly known as the Woolpack Inn
at West Maitland, situated next to Mr. Owen's old stores.
was offered for sale in April 1849
was granted a license for the Woolpack in April 1854; Patrick O'Connell in 1854 and Phillip O'Brien in 1855 - 57.