FOUND on New Year's Day, 1874, at BROWNHOW, near Blencow Station, a BOX
The Owner can have it by describing the articles, on applying to GEO.
JOHNSTON, Newbiggin, Dacre, and paying all expenses.
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....
LIGHTFOOT - MOTTON - At Patterdale, on the 1st inst., by the REV. J. FALCON, MR. E. LIGHTFOOT, grocer, to JANE, only daughter of MR. GEORGE MOTTON, Patterdale.
TIMPANY - MUNKMAN - On the 26th ult., at Grove Street Independent Chapel, Boston, by th
ARRIVAL AT ST. PETERSBURG.
The DUKE OF EDINBURGH, attended by COLONEL COLVILLE and CAPTAIN HAIG, arrived at St. Petersburg on Sunday afternoon, in good health and capital spirits. About an hour previously, the Imperial carriage and sledges arrived a
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...
(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
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
and “Joan of Arc” in the theatrical world, sued the Lancashire and Yorkshire
Railway Company for damages for false imprisonment.
She had been performing at Preston Theatre, ...
MARYPORT LITERARY AND
At a meeting of the above Society in the George-Street School room, on
Tuesday evening next, the 7th inst., at Eight o’clock, Mr. Thomas THOMPSON will
deliver a lecture entitled, “Leaves from the Note...
THE DISCOVERY OF THE LAST BODY.
The Paris correspondent gives details of the discovery of the body of the elder KINCK, from which it appears that immediately after the confession of the murderer, an officer of justice was despatch...
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