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  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    its size and character, is not without a certain effect of solitary grandeur. The lights and shadows are admirably disposed.-" Stromness" is a view, drawn by C. Fielding from another sketch by the Marchioness of Stafford, and a charmingr work Subscribers-only content

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    THE STAN_ Charles Johnson, the cook, was saved in the following miraculous mannet r;- The Star, of Dundee, sailed from Stromness for Bristol on the evening of Sunday, the 2d irnst., and on the following day, the wind having shifted, Subscribers-only content

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    wit- ness the spectacle, and the bells of the Holy Trinity Church rang a merry peal. The Viewforth arrived at Stromness the day after the Jane. The crew were in a most deplorable situation ; they had buried 14 men Subscribers-only content

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    to save him. The accident occurred just off Blackwall. The body has not been found THE RETURNED WHALERtS.-Our correspondent at Stromness informs us, under date of the 21st ult. that five more of the crew of the LadyJane have died Subscribers-only content

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    matter of professional and official examination. T'imes. THE MISSING WHALERE.-It is reported here, on the authority of a letter from Stromness, that the last whale vessel that was beset in the ice has been met with at sea by Captain Subscribers-only content

  • * House of Commons Parliamentary Papers * *

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    27 February 1823, 27 February 1823

    Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Thomas Anderson, formerly of Blairshinnoch, in the County of Banff, now residing at Stromness, complaining of Four Interlocutors of the Lord Ordinary in Scotland, of the 18th and 23d of January, the 6th Subscribers-only content

    17 March 1823, 17 March 1823

    the Instance of the Petitioner, as the Trustee (i of the Sequestrated Estate of one George Geddes, late of " Stromness, Merchant, a Bankrupt, against the Appel- '' lant: That the said Lords of Council and Session, by '< their Subscribers-only content

    5 February 1824, 5 February 1824

    Appellants, as desired. Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Edward Clouston, Writer in Stromness, Trustee on the Sequestrated Estate of George Geddes, lately Merchant in Stromness, complaining of an Interlocutor of the Lord Ordinary in Scotland, of the 22d Subscribers-only content

    10 December 1830, 10 December 1830

    Names are thereunto subscribed : Also, Upon reading the Petition of the Inhabitants of Suomness: the Burgh of Barony of Stromness, in the County of Orkney, whose Names are thereunto subscribed : Also, Upon reading the Petition of the Members Subscribers-only content

    12 April 1831, 12 April 1831

    Manner as it is contemplated for " England:" It is Ordered, That the said Petition do lie on the Table. Stromness: Upon reading the Petition of the Magistrates, Town Council and Inhabitants of the Burgh of Barony of Strom- ness, Subscribers-only content

  • * British Museum Image Collection Database *

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    Stromness, Orkney., 1820

    Stromness, Orkney. [boat/ship] View at Stromness, with two men pushing a rowing boat into the water at centre foreground, masts and boats lying on the beach at right, and a boat landing behind; harbour and buildings in background at right,

  • * The Proceedings of the Old Bailey Online, 1674-1913 *

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    Ordinary's Account, 11/07/1764

    receive wages due to him from the said ship, May 31 . John Adams , aged 24 years, born at Stromness the capital of the Orkney islands ; was bound apprentice to a New-York trader trading to Holland , when

 

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