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ABERDARE.

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CARMARTHEN.

NARBERTH.

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NARBERTH. SHERIFF'S COURT.—A special sheriffs court was held at the Rutzen Arms on Saturday and Monday last, before J. James, Esq., deputy sheriff, in order to assess the amount to be paid by the South Wales Railway Company to John Thomas Beynon, Esq., of Trewern, for land required for the purpose of the intended line, and for residential damages. Sergeant Allen appeared for the claimant, and Mr. Lloyd for the company. Messrs. R. Morgan, Lewis, Kerr, Greenish, y C, H. P. Goode, R. Hopkins, C. Day, W. Downing, W. Coombs, R. Jackman, W. Jones, T. Powell, and W. R. H. Powell, were examined in favour of the claimant; and Messrs. Brodie, L. Wilson, W. R. Jones, W. Sturge, A. Murray, and It. Hall, for the company. These gentlemen valued the amount of damages from jEl,200 to £ 1,400; and those in favour of the claimant from £2,200 to £ 2,400. After listen- ing to eloquent and learned addresses of counsel, the jury retired, and after consulting together for about two hours, they gave as their verdict:—For value of land, damage done by severance, and residential damages, the sum of £ 1,824. The case lasted the whole of Saturday and Monday. Much interest and excitement were created by it, and a great num- ber of gentlemen from the neighbourhood and the adjoining counties were in attendance. We were sorry to perceive one or two of the claimant's party, after the verdict had been given, pandering to the vicious propensities of the rabble 5 p collected at the door of the inn, in order to raise the shout of triumph. We trust the honourable gentlemen who repre- sented the South Wales railway company will not consider that as the feeling of the inhabitants, who, while, they wish every landowner to have ample compensation for damage, &c., are heartily sorry when anything transpires tend- ing to stay the progress of an undertaking in which so many interests are involved.

HAVERFORDWEST.

NORTH WALES.

BRISTOL.

LIVERPOOL.