WORKINGTON LOCAL BOARD.
The usual monthly meeting was held on Tuesday evening. After the minutes of the last meeting had been signed, MR. A. PEILE moved, on behalf of MR. S. W. BRADBURY, that a general district rate at 1s. 3d in the L. be lev...
services in the Primitive Methodist Chapel for the last fortnight, brought her
mission to a close. A tea meeting was held, when the tables were presided over by:
On Tuesday afternoon a pigeon shooting match took place at Workington in a
field near Siddick Junction, between George LOWDEN, of Frizington, and Joseph
PINGUCY, of Workington. The following was the result, ...
residing at Camerton, were charged with having stolen a duck, the property of
Wilfrid HARRIS, miner of Camerton, on Friday night last.
There was a second charge against the prison...
WEST WARD UNION.
The Guardians of the West Ward Union held their fortnightly meeting at Eamont Bridge Workhouse on Wednesday afternoon. In the absence of MR. JAMES ATKINSON (the chairman), MR. JAMESON was called upon to preside. The ex officio memb
On Wednesday week, another melancholy death occurred in the neighbourhood of Skirwith.
It appears that a young man named ROBERT BRIGGS, of Penrith, who entered the employment of MR. JOHN JACKSON, farmer, Culgaith, Wednesday week,...
of Elizabeth HALL, 31, wife of George Agustus HALL, a veterinary surgeon.
The evidence showed that the deceased had been annoyed by a report about her
husband, which induce...
THE DISCOVERY OF THE LAST BODY.
The Paris correspondent gives details of the discovery of the body of the elder KINCK, from which it appears that immediately after the confession of the murderer, an officer of justice was despatch...
GEAR, FOR SALE.
TO BE SOLD in Public Sale, for Ready Money, on Saturday, the 7th of August,
1852, at the house of Mr. James FYRNESS, Blue Bell Inn, Egremont, the whole of
his valuable household furnit...
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