At the Chester Assizes on Saturday, Samuel Little FORD, foreman at a
Stockport Colliery, was charged with the manslaughter of Samuel POTT a miner.
On October 2nd the prsioner was in charge of a firing party, when a shot
missed fire, and...
The usual monthly meeting of the Gas Committee was held at the harbour
Office on Tuesday afternoon last. Mr. MANDLE presided, and other members present
The Clerk produced applications and ...
Crossing, near Silloth. The house at the Crossing is occupied by Joseph REED,
platelayer, and his son, a boy of about twelve years of age, was engaged in opening
the gate about the ...
CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S FESTIVALS.
RAVENSTONEDALE. - On Monday evening last, the annual Christmas tea party was
held in the Independent Chapel, Ravenstonedale. There was a large
attendance. At the public meeting, the pastor of the church, the Rev. W.
CROSS STREET ACADEMY, WHITEHAVEN
( Formerly of Chester College, and for the last eight years Master of Trinity
School, in this town,)
Respectfully informs the inhabitants of Whitehaven and it's vici...
"LOOK HERE!" - Numerous, indeed, are the stratagems not unfrequently
resorted to by our shopkeepers, as an incentive to induce the public to become
purchasers of their wares; but all others are completely cast in the shade
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...
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, ...
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...
WORKINGTON STAR, July 6, 1888, pg. 4 / Sermon by REV. J. HODGSON on the Burned Parish Church.
The sermon below was delivered last Sunday morning in St. Michael's Parish Room by the REV. J. HODGSON, one of the curates in charge. We need make n...