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ESCAPE FROM DROWNING.

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ESCAPE FROM DROWNING. On Saturday last, David Barclay, Esq., late M. P. for Sunder- land, and who resides at Eastwick Park, near Leatherhead, Surrey, was rescued from a watery grave, under extraordinary circumstances. On that day the neighbourhood of Dorking was visited by a terrific storm, during which Mr. Barclay was going on horseback from Eastwick Park over Ranmore Common to his brother's, Mr. Charles Barclay, of Bury Hill. Proceeding along the valley, he reached the bottom end of Milton Court Pond, which supplies an overshot wheel below. On nearing its centre, where the water was nearly overflowing the banks, the gushing and roaring of the rapid current through the flood-gate frightened Mr. Barclay's pony, and, backing towards the pond, the pony and its rider were precipitated into a depth of between 12 and 14 feet of water, with a strong current towards the flood-gates. George Quaite, a youth about 18 years of age, who had observed the accident from an open window at the back part of the mills, jumped through it, and ran instantly to the flood-gates. At first Mr. Barclay was not visible, but a few seconds had only elapsed when Quaite saw his body coming some little depth under water, and rapidly carried by the current to the flood-gates, where he would have been sucked under," and all human avail would have been useless. Quaite seized Mr. Barclay by his hair, and brought his head above water, at the same time his body came with great force against the flood-gates, and his legs were forced underneath by the impetuous current; other persons then rushed forward, and owing to their exertions Mr. Barclay was brought safe to the bank, was then taken into the miller's house and puf to bed in hot blankets, &c. After a lapse of some hours, Mr. Barclay so far recovered as to be enabled to endure removal to his brother's residence, and is, we hear, doing well. The mill and farm adjoining are the property of W. J. Evelyn, Esq., M.P. for Surrey. The pony swam ashore.

OUTRAGE AND MURDER AT OTLEY.

MINING MARKET.

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