MUSGRAVE - At Duke Street, Penrith, on the 24th ult., MARY MUSGRAVE, aged 28
FALLOWFIELD - At 17, Middlegate, Penrith, on the 24th ult., the infant
daughter of Mr. JONATHAN FALLOWFIELD.
SPEDDING - In Burrowgate, Penrith, on the 24th ult.,
At the Wigton Police Court on Friday, John STUBBS, dock labourer, at
Silloth, but who comes from Longtown, was charged with stealing £4 10s in gold and
some silver from the person of David PUGH, master of the Amity, of Carnarvon,
now lying in...
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...
WIGTON - TUESDAY.
(Before E. FIDLER, Esq.)
AT THE WORKHOUSE
Joseph HEWITSON, an inmate of the workhouse at Wigton, was charged with
disobeying orders in the house.
Miss. LOWTHER (the assistant matron) proved the offe...
narrow lanes and streets. The old houses in Coupland were in danger of being
let down when the deep sewer was cut, and many people thought it would have
been a good way of mak...
be out of bed for six months after, and I wasn’t to know what it will cost
So said a man who entered a Griswold - street law office yesterday, and it
was plain to be seen...
On Monday, No. 4 submerged girder of the Tay Bridge was brought ashore. In
this girder the guard’s van and second class carriage were encased, and to it
much importance was attached. The iron work now discovered shows unmistakable
For greater convenience, and in order that the interests of our Workington
subscribers and advertisers may be properly attended to, our BRANCH-OFFICE in
the town will in future be at the shop of Mr. J. E. CARMICHAEL, News Agent,
We regret to announce the death, yesterday morning, of Mr. WILSON, of
Shotley Hall, at the age of 80 years.
Mr. WILSON was highly respected in both East Cumberland and in
Northumberland, and his public spirit, especially in encouraging the finer
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:
WIGTON B. W. T. A.
There was a large attendance at the weekly session held in the
Temperance Hall, Wigton. Mr. D. W. REED, B. Sc., Brookfield, presiding. Mrs. REED
kindly brought along Mr. Harvey THEOBOLD to entertain the company, and the
lantern lecture which he gave was much enjoyed.
CLIFTON WESLEYAN CHAPEL.
The Rev. H. SYMMONS, Circuit Minister, presided at the annual missionary
meeting of this chapel on Thursday evening. There was a good attendance to
hear his lecture on "The Pathos and Humour of Slum Life in East London," which
was both interesting and amusing.
ACCIDENT AT FLIMBY.
When Mrs. A. MILLAR was alighting from the 8-25 Cumberland bus at Flimby
on Saturday night, she fell and her head came in contact with the
kerb-stone, causing severe wounds. Mr. WILLIAMSONM rendered first aid and Mrs. MILLAR
was removed to her home where she received attention from the nurse and doctor.
Detective-Sergt. Joseph CARRUTHERS, of Calgary City Police Force
(Western Canada) a son of ex- Police Sergt. Geo. CARRUTHERS, of Maryport, has been
promoted to the post of inspector in charge of the night force. A Calgary
paper states that Inspector CARRUTHERS has a long list of major crime convictions
to his credit.
ST. JOHN'S CHURCH, BIGRIGG.
Special services were held at St. John's Church, Bigrigg, on Palm
Sunday, the preacher in the morning and at the afternoon services being the curate,
the Rev. G. H. EGGLETON. The choir rendered Stainer's "Crucifixion" and the
rector of ST. Mary's, Egremont, Rev. I. EARNSHAW was the preacher at the