Colonial Times

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Colonial
TypeWeekly newspaper
Editor-in-chiefAndrew Bent
Founded1825
LanguageEnglish
Ceased publication1857
HeadquartersHobart

The Colonial Times was a newspaper in Tasmania, Australia. It was established as the Colonial Times, and Tasmanian Advertiser in 1825 in Hobart, Van Diemen's Land (known as Tasmania since 1856) by the former editor of the Hobart Town Gazette, and Van Diemen's Land Advertiser, Andrew Bent. The name was changed to Colonial Times in 1827, and the title was eventually absorbed into the Hobart Town Mercury in 1857.

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