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Saturday 27 Jun 1801 - Local News
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 Saturday 27 Jun 1801   (p. 3, col. 1)
On Wednesday last the prisoners in our gaol were turned over from the late to the present Sheriff, Sir Wilfrid LAWSON, Bart.—Mr. BENSON, attorney at law, of Cockermouth, is appointed Under-Sheriff, and Mr. Joseph MULLINDER is again restored to the office of gaoler.
DANCING.— Mr. M'GREGOR's Ball is fixed for Wednesday next.—See the advertisement.
On the 25th inst. a fine new vessel of 200 tons burden, called the Ann, built for Capt. W. YOUNGHUSBAND, was launched from the building-yard of Mr. S. NICHOLSON, Whitehaven.
Reproduced with kind permission of British Newspaper Archives