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
On the 2nd of July, in the 81st year of her age, Miss. MOORE, Scotch Street.
On the 8th of July, in the 50th year of his age, Mr. Issac HAYTON, actuary of
the Savings Bank, in this town.
On Monday the 12th inst., at the house of her fat...
SUDDEN DEATH AT EGREMONT - On Sunday evening a rather sudden death occurred at
Egremont. A woman named SAVAGE, aged 56, was out in the afternoon, and about half-pat six
was suddenly attacked by paralysis, and never rallied, death resulting about...
A M E R I C A
BALTIMORE, JAN. 30
The following is an extract of a letter from GENERAL WASHINGTON to the Congress, dated Jan. 22, 1777.
" My Last was on the 20th inst. since that I ...
restricting the output of coal was considered. What conclusion was arrived
at it is not deemed prudent to state, but a National Conference is to be held
in Leeds on the 5th ...
outskirts of Sheffield. The woman has been identified as Lucy Oldfield, and
the child, who was about 12 months old, is hers. She was a domestic servant,
and had been out of...
Mark LANE Corn Exchange, July 26th, - We had heavy rain yesterday, and the
weather this morning has rather an unsettled appearance. Harvest work has been
partially commenced, and the reports from the country respecting the appear of
TOWN HALL, CARLISLE - FRIDAY
(Before the Mayor and T. MILBURN, Esq.)
Patrick RUSH was charged on remand with stealing a suit of clothes belonging
to Martin CONWAY, on the 11th November last.
The prisoner was apprehended at Hexham. The Chief Constab
On Wednesday week, another melancholy death occurred in the neighbourhood of Skirwith.
It appears that a young man named ROBERT BRIGGS, of Penrith, who entered the employment of MR. JOHN JACKSON, farmer, Culgaith, Wednesday week,...
On Tuesday night a young man named Thomas MILLER, residing in Mount
Pleasant, was killed in the yard at William Pit.
The deceased was employed there as a wagoner, and was letting a railway
truck filled with coal out fro...
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