!! Connaught Journal; Mar 15, 1824
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Galway, Monday, March 15, 1824
One of the alleged murderers of the late Major Going will be tried at the
present Assizes of Limerick.- His name is Bridgman.
(From the Limerick Chronicle)
Two stocks of corn were maliciously consumed near the lands of Friarstown,
in this county, on Monday night.
On Wednesday night, at the early hour of ten o'clock, a number of dwelling
houses, the property of J.D. Croker, Esq., were set on fire and totally
consumed, on the lands of Upper Quarterstown, near Mallow.
On Monday night last, a sheep, the property of George Hastings, Esq., of
Killaloe, was maliciously killed, on the lands of Ballina, and the carcass and
fat taken away. We regret to add, that several similar acts of outrage have,
within the last fortnight been committed in that neighborhood.
The 95th Regiment, now raising, are to be faced with yellow, and no lace.
The 94th Regiment of Infantry marched in two divisions, viz. on the 20th
and 21st ult. from Glasgow to Edinburgh.
The last company of the 75th Regiment, of Foot has arrived on board the
Prince of Orange, at Portsmouth from Gibraltar.
Major-General Sir Patrick Ross is appointed to the Staff of the Ionian
States, in the room of Lieut. General Sir Frederick Adam, near Lord High
The 58th (Rutlandshire) Regiment of Foot, which marched on the 25th and
26th ultimo, from Brighton to Portsmouth, has embarked and sailed for Cork.
The 94th and 95th Regiments of Infantry will shortly be ordered on foreign
Military Officers who accept of Barrack-masterships, forfeit half-pay
during their continuance in office.
Cathy Joynt Labath
Ireland Old News