known Roman Road at Maryport resulted in unearthing a Roman altar or monumental
stone on Saturday.
It consists of an octagonal shaft springing from a fluted base; on the upp...
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...
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...
A VERY EXTRAORDINARY PERSON.
The following is said to have been copied literally from an old tombstone in Scotland:
"Here lies the body of ALEXANDER MACPHERSON,
Who was a very extraordinary person,
Who was two yards high in his stocking feet.
And kept h
TESTIMONIAL TO MR. JOHN SLINGER, OF WARCOP.
On Friday evening, the 2nd inst., a large and influential meeting was held in the Temperance Hall, at Warcop, for the purpose of presenting to MR. JOHN SLINGER, a valuable testimonial as a token of the gener
A KEEPER SHOT BY POACHERS NEAR ORMSKIRK.
Between twelve and one o'clock on Monday morning a gamekeeper named JAMES LEYLAND, in the service of LORD SKELMERSDALE, was shot by a gang of poachers.
At the time named, LEYLAND was passing over Hoscar Moss,...
COCKBAIN - At 25, Queen-street, Penrith, on the 31st ult., the wife of MR. JOHN COCKBAIN, Wine Merchant, of a son.
HARRISON - At Glassonby, on the 24th ult., the wife of MR. JOS. HARRISON, builder, of a daughter.
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
The Great Tom Stakes - Gaydene 1, The Jilt 2, Yorkshire Lad 3. Eight ran.
Match Abana received forfeit.
The Johnstone Plate. - Southampton 1, The Jilt 2, Tweed 3. Six ran.
The Witham Selling Stakes. - Dunmore 1, Bawbee 2, Brothe...
A Central News Telegram from Constantinople, yesterday says: - Lord DUFFERIN
sails for Egypt in the Antelope this afternoon. He will have no previous
audience of the Sultan. A request to postpone his departure was reitera...
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