THE HEIGHT OF MEANNESS is running in debt for one's holiday presents. -
MR. HENRY DEANE, a local solicitor, has been *****ed coroner for the
Northern Division of Leicestershire.
KARL COWPER having resigned the office of Captain of the Gen
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...
JOINT WATER COMMITTEE.
The usual monthly meeting of the Cockermouth and Workington Joint Water
Committee was held at the Local Board Office, Washington Street, Workington,
yesterday (Thursday) afternoon. Mr. W. FLETCHER ...
Two lads, named Isaac GORTON and George DOUGLAS, one about eight and the
other about ten years of age, were charged with having stolen coals from the
works of the ...
40,000 PEOPLE HOMELESS.
A conflagration broke out to-day in Hull, situated on the bank of the river
opposite to this city.
Eight hundred houses - forming half of the town - were destroyed, rendering
On Friday morning a fatal accident occurred on board the Golden Horn
(Captain IRVING) while on a passage from Mersey to Newcastle.
When nearing St. Bee’s Head, the main boom was seen knocking about, and the
mate, James IRVING, son of the Captain,
to the death of Frederic BLANC, a Swiss, aged 60, who was found dead in the
Thames, off Twickenham, on Sunday morning.
Sophia BLANC said she was a cook in service at Marble...
MORWOOD, eight years of age, and son of Henry MORWOOD, ironworker, residing at
Gilmour-street, near Maryport, was killed at Collins-terrace by being jammed
between a wall and the h...
MR. PLATT, M.P., ON THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND.
On Saturday night, MR. PLATT, one of the members for Oldham, addressed a meeting in connection with the Working Men's Liberal Association.
In the course of his speech, he said that although a churchman hims...
At this court, on Friday, Mr. R. BELL, draper, Wigton, sued the London and
North Western Railway Company for £3, damages for delay of the delivery of
some goods. Mr. LAZONBY was for plaintiff, and Mr. CROPE of London was for the
Company. A box, co