!! Ballina Chronicle; Oct 10, 1849 "Misc News Items"
- BALLINA CHRONICLE
Ballina, Mayo, Ireland
Wednesday, Oct 10, 1849
On Saturday morning last, from information received from Sub-Constable
Duncan, he proceeded to the quay and entered an old boat on the river, and after
some short search he found rolled up in an old fore sheet four pike handles,
which he took away. The boat is the property of the Messrs. Pim and had been
lying by for some time. Duncan had the Messrs. Pim's permission to make the
aforesaid search.--Tipperary Free Press.
Walter Linn, an Irishman, was murdered at Reston, Berwickshire, last week.
Wm. M'Quea, his countryman, has been arrested on suspicion.
Colonel Chatterton, late 4th or Royal Irish Dragoon Guards, has declared
himself a candidate for the City Cork representation.
The potato crop in the west of County Clare is abundant, though not
entirely free from disease.
The potato blight has manifested itself on the crops in Canada.
His Excellency the Lord Lieutenant has thought proper, in compliance with
the clamours of the Radical press in London, and of the "Loyal" Repealers in
Ireland, to remove the name of the Earl of Roden from the Commission of the
Peace for the counties of Down and Louth, and to deprive Messrs. Francis and
William Beers of the like office in the former county.--Evening Mail.
In Castlebar, on the 7th inst., Edward Malley, Esq. Solicitor at the early
age of 36 years.
Cathy Joynt Labath
Ireland Old News