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  • * British History Online *

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    Acts, 1707

    of weight and difficulty, the General Assembly appoints one of the ministers of Kirkwall, and the ministers of Evie and Deerness, to correspond with the said Presbytery of the North Isles, and meet therewith; and do hereby ordain the Presbyteries

    Acts, 1725

    on of the Lord's work in those countries, they did, and hereby do, unite and erect the ministers of Kirkwall, Deerness and St Andrews, Holme, South Ronaldshay, and Evie and Rendall, and a ruling elder from each united parish, in

    Acts, 1740

    the Lord Murkle, ruling elder. From the Presbytery of Kirkwall, Mr John Ballantyne at South Ronaldshay, Mr Thomas Galloway at Deerness, ministers; and James Earl of Morton, ruling elder. From the Presbytery of Zetland, Mr William Maxwell at Dunrossness, Mr

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    During the height, of the gale the smack Harrier, of Lowestoft, with tar from Kirkwall, off Peterhead, drove, ashore at Deerness, and is likely to become a total wreck. a The crew were saved. a A Wick correspondent telegraphs: The Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    : What is said to he s. mertr_'sl has been seen for some weeks, at stated times, at S side, Deerness. It is about six feet to t t feet in length, with a little black head, Wliit neck, and Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    in towards the side. The prevailing opinion- amongst naturalists is that both are seals of a rare kind; but the Deerness peoplae, who have cldsely watched the old one for three or four summers in succession, declare that it has Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    GLEANINGS. The vanous medical schools in the metropolis were on Monday opened for the session. The Bishop of Norwich has consented to his name being added to the list of patrons of St. Andrew's Water- side Church Mission. There Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    AAic.-The Deerness mermaid has I again reached her old summer quarters at Deerness, I Orkney, having arrived about a month earlier this year . than usual. This is now the fifth season the strange creature has been observed at Deerness. Subscribers-only content

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