In the midst of the turmoil and excitement of the elections of the
Royal Agricultural Society has held it's annual meeting, prosperously and
convivially, at Lewes. Visitors remark, as a good sign, the great show of machinery
at reduced pr...
The Wasdale, TATE, was launched from the Patent Slip at this port, on the
23rd instant, after receiving a new keel and other repairs; and the schooner,
Jane, Moffet, was taken upon the said slip on the same day to undergo rep...
THE NEW ZEALAND GOVERNMENT AND ENGLISH LABOURERS.
The following reply of the New Zealand Government to the memorial recently presented on behalf of the National Agricultural Labourers' Union, praying that free passages may be granted to suitable emig
ST. HELEN'S COLLIERY DISASTER RELIEF FUND.
On Thursday evening, a meeting of the members of the Workington (Rugby and Association) Football Clubs, was held at the Royal Hotel, William Street, Workington, for the purpose of adopting the balance...
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...
(From the " Melbourne Argus " )
Gold mining has been carried on steadily and successfully during the past
month. The yields, so far as can be ascertained, are quite equal to the
averages that have been recorded during the last few years, and so long
The Times’ Odessa correspondent, writing on April 15, says -
“Yesterday evening the voluntary cruiser, Nijni- Novgorod, left this port
with four hundred male and eight female convicts for the island of Saghalin.
In the afternoon a religious servic...
BLEAYMIRE - At Penrith, on the 4th instant, DOROTHY, widow of the late THOMAS DOBSON BLEAYMIRE, Esq., in her 86th year.
BELL - In Middlegate, Penrith, on the 2nd inst., MARY, wife of MR. LANCELOT BELL, plumber, aged 26 years.
BARNS - At Grey Mouth, N
A man named Charles DIAMOND was engaged as one of the wagon tippers. Some
of the wagons laden with earth were proceeding down an incline, when he
attempted to uncouple ...
We are at all times willing to set apart a certain portion of our space for free discussion, for Correspondent of all opinions and shades of Politics; but we wish it to be understood that we do not hold ourselves responsible for our...
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