For some time the matter of lighting the Parish Church with gas on the Sunday evenings, was discussed not only in the columns of the newspapers, but elsewhere, and the result was, the scheme was properly sanction...
their weekly session in the Templar’s Hall, at high Seaton. The lodge was
opened in due form by the W. C. T. Brother J. SHILTON. There was an average
attendance. One visito...
Wheat 4s 9d
Rye 2s 9d
Barley 2s 2d
Oats 1s 20d
Beans 1s 8d
Oats 1s 20d
Beans 2s 8d
Wheat 5s 2d
Rye 3s 9d
Barley 2s 4d
Oats 1s 7d
Beans 3s 11d
Wheat 4s 5d
Rye 3s 4d
Oats 1s 6d
Beans 3s 1...
held on Sunday last in the Congregational Church, South William Street.
The sermons were preached in the morning by the Rev. J. RENNIE, M. A.,
pastor, and in the evening by th...
GEORGE INN, COCKERMOUTH.
TO be SOLD, in Public Sale, on Wednesday the 14th of May next, and the following Days, at the George Inn in COCKERMOUTH, the Property of JOHN YOUNGHUSBAND, being a large Assortment of household goods and furnitu...
Maryport, was charged with having been drunk and disorderly, and having
assaulted Police-constable ATKINSON whilst in the execution of his duty, at half
past ten o’clock on F...
(Before J. JAMESON, Esq., and Dr. WICKHAM)
ALLEDGED THEFT OF A WATCH.
John HAUGH, farm servant, Matterdale, was charged with stealing a watch, the
property of Philip MATTINSON, from the Pack Horse Inn, Pe
A VERY EXTRAORDINARY PERSON.
The following is said to have been copied literally from an old tombstone in Scotland:
"Here lies the body of ALEXANDER MACPHERSON,
Who was a very extraordinary person,
Who was two yards high in his stocking feet.
And kept h
The Commission of Winter Assizes for the counties of Cumberland and
Westmorland, grouped as Assize County No. 1, was opened on Monday night by Mr.
Justice DAY. His Lordship was timed to arrive by the train from London reaching
Carlisle at twenty m...
COCKERMOUTH AND WORKINGTON JOINT WATER COMMITTEE.
On Thursday afternoon, the annual meeting of the above Committee was held at the Local Board Offices, Washington Street. There were present: MESSRS. T. PAISLEY (chairman); P. WEDGEWOOD, D....