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

emThe Written Letter from London, D&mh *&thf 1721

... Refpeft to* the new Ele&ion, which is expeded. The Juftices o£ Peace are intent upon fuppreffing all the Gaming Houfes about Drury Lane, as common Nufances, and becaufc of the late Refiftance they made to both Civil gnd Military Power* South Sea, 100. ...

Published: Tue 02 Jan 1722
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 499 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

Wjeys Letter verbatim, London, Jan. 4, 1724

... Shippen a Phyfician, Brother to Willi- am Shippen Eiq; Member ol Parliament, went into a Coffec-Houfe in EarPs Court near Drury-Lane, where he had uot been above the Space cf 2 Minutes, but a violent Fit of Apoplexy ieized him, he diopt down; and Surgeons ...

Published: Thu 09 Jan 1724
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 742 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: none

This Da/s written Letter, verbatim, London, Nov. 3

... whom no Chains, Locks nor Bolts could ftand in the Way, was laft Saturday-night about 12, taken at a Chandler's Shop in Drury Lane, drinking Geneva with a lewd Woman ofthe Town. Noblemen and Perfons of Diftinclion are conftantly going to Newgate to fee ...

Published: Mon 09 Nov 1724
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 817 | Page: 4, 5 | Tags: none

From the Evening Foil, May 6

... and Mr. Brafs a youn^ Tradefman Defendant, for a Criminal Conversation with the Plaintiffs Wife, who keeps a Tavern in Drury Lane.* The Jury gave three and twenty Pence Damages. Peregrine Fury, Efq; is appointed Agent and Solicitor to the fix Independent ...

Published: Tue 11 May 1725
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 237 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

From Mill's Weekly Journal, June 26

... his Fable ofthe Bees, wherin he proves, that private Vices are publick Benefits, have, by the Affiftance of our Temples in Drury-Lane, 3nd the Hay- Market-, added more Subjects to us, than all the elaborate Writings of Spin oj a, Hob oc I e Clerk. The Bravery ...

Published: Thu 08 Jul 1725
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 643 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Wye's Letter, verbatim, Febr. \

... will refign his Place of the Roils to Sir Philip York, who married Sir Jo- feph's Niece. Laft Week a Popifh Booklefier in Drury-lane was taken into Cuftody ofa Meflenger, for printing and pubiifhiug a Bock, entituled, The Converfion and _?._*■« formation ...

Published: Mon 07 Feb 1726
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 668 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none

rVye^s Letter verbatim, London, March $*

... tobefour.ded in that TJni ver lity. This Diy came on the Trial of Major Oudly, for killing Mr.Gower at the Gaflle Tavern in Drury- Lane, and the jury brought fn their Verdia Special. 'Tis fiid General Nicolfon will be continued Go- vernor of Carolina. ...

Published: Thu 10 Mar 1726
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 777 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

From the Whitehall Evening Pofi, Nov. 14

... Name. # London, Nov. 14- Lall Night the King, Queen* Pi-face William and the 3 Princeifes, were at the Royal Theatre in Drury lane. ...

Published: Tue 19 Nov 1728
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 67 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Wje*s Letter* verbatim, London, Nov. 21

... rived at Gibraltar from tbeir Cruize on the Cor. fairs of Sallee- Lall Night their Mijefties went tothe Ttaffc- Royal in Drury-lane to the Tragedy ofßkhaid lll- and the new Entertainment of rei hus and Andro- mecia, &c TDe lame Day at Moon, 170 CO 1. was ...

Published: Tue 26 Nov 1728
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 647 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none

From the Daily Poft-Boy, Decern. *4-

... States, will not make any Difficulty c: granting his Demands. London, Decern. 13. On Wednefday Afternon there W3S a Riot at Drury Lane Playhoufe. T: ...

Published: Mon 23 Dec 1728
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 291 | Page: 2 | Tags: none