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... , irild were instanutlc trottedt arhouit three mniter, (without a htalt to draw boeath,) to SUp. port a battalioin of light infantry, wvhich had iriprideortly ad. vancreu so far Withroll atijiport as to he in groat ?? of being cut oil'. 'Phis rratsrt ...

Published: Saturday 18 January 1840
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2520 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

PRESTON, SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 1840

... thean sent for his top coat, and said he should he obliged to to go to Lancaster. On Mrs. Burgoyne coming into the room, T to light thle gas, the prisoner got hold of the pendant, atid It endeavoured 'to push her away, using v'ery imp~ropseir language, ry ...

PRESTON, SATURDAY, MAY 16, 1840

... inst: tb Mr.'Hayydock, - (which. appeared in the Pnt Chronicle of the 9th inst.,) calculated to place is S veq faveodrable light the intentions of Sir H asketh Fleetwood, respect to.thoports of Preston and Fleetwood, by 3 inment whichj', upon. re-examination ...

Published: Saturday 16 May 1840
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 12393 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: News 

PRESTON, SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 1840

... dwelling- house. All sky-lights and windows or lights, however con- srueted,ia staircases, garrets, cellars, passages, and any other part of dwelling-houses, are also chargeable, except such in- terior wiedows as wholly derive their light from any exterior wivndows ...

Published: Saturday 20 June 1840
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 14021 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: News 

DREADFUL RIOTS AT COLNE, AND LOSS OF LIFE

... a deputation, with one of the magistrates, should proceed to Burnley for military assistance. Detachments of cavalry and infantry were instantly despatched, and, by their presence in the town till Sunday morning, secured the peace of the place, the u ...

Published: Saturday 15 August 1840
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3983 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

EGYPT AND MOHAMMED ALI

... Cavatlo, in 1789, and is now in his 51st year, middle-sized, extremely stout, and by no means pr.epossessing, elithr in his manners or appearance.- His features are large, lieavy, and marked with thesmall pox. He is light compilexioned, grave looking, and ...

Published: Saturday 21 November 1840
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1696 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

TABLE TALK

... clouds casts an uncertain light, by, which the torches flaring inathe wind,. we dimly discern the massive dungeon walls,. aud the :guard of soldiers who wateh outside. Look'ng in throug the grated prison bars, a blaze ot light, which seems to radi- I ate ...

Published: Thursday 24 December 1840
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 6127 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

DOMESTIC

... place of exC- cution in a cart, and left Glasgow gaol at eight o' clock in the morning, under a strong escort of caiyalry and.infantry. The crowd present at the execution wasstcalcutaited to amount to rbout fifty thousand, but thlereateist brdir ind, iecorum ...

Published: Saturday 22 May 1841
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1931 | Page: 1 | Tags: News 

PRESTON, SATURDAY, JUNE 19M 1841

... Timerara. old Henry Anderton, 29th Regiment. we John Hutchinson, Royal Artillery. asi- John Stead, 23rd Light Dragoons. George Stead, 23rd Light Dragoons. de- Henry Byrom, Iat Grenadier Guards. aod Mr. Laenas occupied the chair, and Mr. T. S. Vallet ...

Published: Saturday 19 June 1841
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 6812 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: News 

MISCELLANEOUS

... did the police attempt to interfere. The thieves and their victims were involved in a general pele-mele with dragoons and infantry, and cries of savage ferocity were mingled with those of distress, whilst the tolling of the church bells drowned the voices ...

Published: Saturday 14 August 1841
Newspaper: Preston Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 983 | Page: 1 | Tags: News