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Pirates on the Shannon

On last night, near Tervoe, a sail-boat, on its way up the river, from Labbysheedy, was attacked by twelve armed men, who approached in two cots from the Tervoe side of the river. 181 more words

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Scalded Pigs, 33s to 34s per cwt; Singed 35s to 36s; Pigs Heads, scalded, 25s; Singed, 26s; Offal, 20s; Pigs Feet, 12s to 00s per cwt. 11 more words

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A pawnbroker at Kilrush, in the county of Clare, is said to hold nearly 800 feather beds, most of which he is endeavouring to sell, as the terms for which they were severally pledged have expired. 78 more words

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