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15G YEARS AGO. 4

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15G YEARS AGO. 4 (Extracts from the "Courant," dated December 17, 1751.) Chester. December 1G.—Last Saturday Evening, as some Country People living in Wirral, were leturning from Liverpool Market, they set off in a small Boat in order to go to the Eastham Boat lying at a little Distance from Shore, but in their *Vay they ran against a Heap of Stones, which a Vessel had thrown out, it being her Ballast, whereby the Boat overset, and about Nine Persons were drowned Five were taken up alive, whereof one was a Woman and notwith- standing all means were used to preserve her Life, it proved ineffectual, she expiring on Sunday Eveiiinfif. PRICES OF GRAIN AT CHESTER. Wheat 4/1) to 5/6) Barley 2/7 to 3/- [per measure. Grey Peas 2/10 to 3/-J R'd Oates }Ji~ 1 per bushel. «ew Oatoa 6 0 to !> J

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