MARYPORT - FRIDAY
(Before R. RITSON, J. ADDISON, and J. RITSON, Esqs.)
Thomas CARRUTHERS, of Camerton, was fined 12s for being drunk and disorderly
and 40s for assaulting P. C. WATSON; and W. CARRUTHERS, Jas BLACK, and F.
WALKER were fined 2
Egremont, died on Saturday from injuries received in descending Wyndham Pit, Bigrigg
Moor, on Friday.
The circumstances under which he received the injuries were these: -
He came to th...
that the great measure of next session will, in all probability, be a Local
Government Bill of a comprehensive character, for which there is more necessity
in England than in Sc...
Letters to the Editor.
KIRKBYTHORE NATIONAL SCHOOL.
Dear Sir, - A letter having appeared in your last week's issue, emanating
from "A poor Householder," which was altogether so onesided and calculated
to give a wrong impression throughout the country w
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
Drawing-room, Dining-room, Library, and Hall Suites
15, FINKLE - STREET, WORKINGTON.
NOTICE ---- MATRINMAS ---- NOTICE
Before Purchasing Your
Street Schoolroom, as to the death of Thomas LANCASTER, a boy of seven years.
Margaret LANCASTER, the mother of the deceased, said her husband was a
stonemason, and they h...
owing to a rumour that a woman had been murdered on the Sands on Saturday
evening. Happily the rumour was unfounded.
A shocking outrage however, had been committed on a youn...
Dreadful Thunder Storm
About midnight on Friday, the 23rd instant, this town was visited by a
most appalling thunderstorm, of several hours duration. During Friday, as
well as throughout the week, the atmosphere had been close and sultry, ...
information of a fire in Charlton Street, Somers Town, London.
Engines from St. Pancras, Holborn, Clerkenwell, and other station promptly
attended. The fire proved to be at t...