From the Post-Boy, September 10

... Silver Pint Pot from a Pub ick Hou e Holbourn. Some Days a Gentleman of the Highway Gang was taken out of his warm Bed in Drury-Lane, and to clofer Quarters in Newgate. Wright, the Barber, who robb'd the Earl of Burlington and the Lord Bruce near Richmond ...

Published: Thu 15 Sep 1720
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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LONDON January io

... 60 1 It it obfervable, that during the Time of general Complaint, the Town finds Money to fupport four Play- houfes, viz Drury-Lane, Lincolns-lnn-Ficlds ; the Italian Opera and French Comedy both in the Hay- Market. It was moreover deligncd to begin M ...

Published: Sat 07 Jan 1721
Newspaper: Ipswich Journal
County: Suffolk, England
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London, January 6

... Plantations. _ The Juft ices of the Peace continue their utmoft Endear to fupprefs the destructive Gaming-Houfes in or near Drury Lane, as being/common Nufancies, encouraged and fupported by Sharper?, which had lately the Boldnefs to relift both the Civil ...

Published: Wed 11 Jan 1721
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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London, Jan. 13

... Money, befides Watches, Rings, &c. One Edward Dun, a Barber, has been committed to Newgate for being concerned the late Riot Drury Lane-Patfage, when Mr. Bowes the Staymaker was killed. Sunday Morning an antient Woman was found dead the Cellcr a.new built ...

Published: Wed 18 Jan 1721
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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LONDON, March 4

... late ßiot at the New Play houfe, His Majefty has been plcafed to order that Company the fame Number of Guards they have at Drury>Lane, pievent any Disturbance for the future. Two of the Daughters of the late Duke of Rutland are ill of the Small Pox, and ...

Published: Thu 09 Mar 1721
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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LONDON May 2

... ftands fair for the Triple Crown. We hear .Sir Richard Steele is refiored to his Place of Comptroller of the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane. Our Merchants have . Advice, that the Mary, Capt-Martin, was unfortunately burnt on the Coaft of Guiaey; but that the Ma- ...

Published: Sat 29 Apr 1721
Newspaper: Ipswich Journal
County: Suffolk, England
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From the Whitehall Evening Poft, May i

... (lands fair for the Triple Crowa. We hear Sir Richard Steel is reftor'd to his Place of Comptroller of the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane. ...

Published: Mon 08 May 1721
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 348 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Casualties. » * ' Died l>itch at Sr. Dunltan Stepney Drowned the River Thames 2, One at St. Magnus London-Bridge,

... be fhortiy advane'd eminent Station. Wednefday laft dy*d the famous Comedian Mr. Thomas formerly one of the Matters of Drury-Lane Play-Houfe : has left 500 I. Ending Provision * v a Livery, Coat and Badge, to be row'd yearly the of Atmift for ever. The ...

Published: Thu 28 Sep 1721
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
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A Catalogue of the BOOKS publish'd in London, since our last

... the Rt. Hon. Edward Lord Harley. By a Gentleman of C ambridge. The Or, The Ladies Phiiofophy, afled at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane Written by Mr. Cibber. Supplement to Prior's Poems, confifting of fuch Pieces as were (for private Realons) omitted in the ...

Published: Thu 16 Nov 1721
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 450 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

From the St. James's Evening-toft, London, Nov.zx

... in brin- ging them to their prefent flouriflhing Condition. Mrs. Sarah Jolly, who lately kept the King's Arms Tavern in Drury-Lane, was Yefterday brought to the King's Bench Bar to receive Judgment won fe- veral Indiftments againft her, for keeping a ...

Published: Sat 02 Dec 1721
Newspaper: Newcastle Courant
County: Northumberland, England
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From M iter's Letter, Dec, 23. 'Us adviftdfrom Paris the 2tb, That anew Company Merchants- via ferm'd there and ..

... farther Refpecl to that ?nu(i Reverend I O i ThU'fda) Night Lift) Quarrel happened at a Gawing Honfe near thel Play Hmfe Drury Lane when (ever a I Con/tables and Watchmen went to peafe it, but being unable to effect the fme> they fentfor the Guards from ...

Published: Thu 28 Dec 1721
Newspaper: Stamford Mercury
County: Lincolnshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 351 | Page: 5, 6 | Tags: none