Read All About It - Neston Newspaper Clippings from Days Gone By - Part 9
|Published: 22nd April 2014 08:21|
More newspaper clippings revealing some of Neston's past.
Our thanks to John Cartlidge for researching them.
All articles below are (c) British Library Board.
First this week, poor James misses out on Christmas:
A series of (very) petty crimes dealt with in the Cheshire Observer of 1st July 1894:
Next up, a rather odd combination of crimes - bigamy and poaching! Reported in the Chester Chronicle on 9th April 1813:
Drunkeness at the Red Lion in Parkgate? Whatever next! From the Cheshire Observer of 28 July 1900:
From the Chester Courant of 20th June 1815, sad news from Neston Colliery:
Much excitement - a new lighthouse! From the Chester Chronicle of 18th December 1775:
Finally for this week, Jubilee celebrations in Neston and Parkgate, as reported in the Liverpool Mercury of 29 July 1897:
More next week.
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