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Saintfield, is a small market town in
County Down, nine miles S.S.E. from Belfast, and nine N.W. from Downpatrick,
situated at the intersection of the roads branching respectively to Belfast,
Downpatrick, Ballynahinch and Comber. Tonoughnieve, the Irish name of
the town means the "Hill of the Saint", or "Saint Hill",
translated into Saintfield. On the 9th June, 1798, a brisk skirmish
occurred here between a party of the yeomanry and the insurgents, when the
latter obtained the advantage, and the temporary possession of the place.
The town is indebted for its present neat appearance and prosperous
condition to the late Nicholas Price, Esq., the proprietor and lord of the
manor, who, in 1802, improved the town in several respects, and erected a
market house and hotel, and gave ground in perpetuity, and £50 of a
donation towards the building of a very handsome school house. The
late seat of this gentleman (now that of his successor, James C. Price,
Esq.), is situated in a beautiful demesne, about a mile North of the town.
The weaving of linens and other fabrics give employment to a number of
persons in the neighbourhood. Petty sessions are held every third
Tuesday. The Parish church is a large and rather elegant structure, in
the early English style, with a square tower. The Presbyterians have
two churches and the Roman Catholics a chapel. The market is on
Monday, and the fairs on the last Wednesday of every month.
|Post Office, Main Street - J. F. Lowry,
postmaster. Letters from Dublin &c., arrive at 7 a.m.,
and 3 p.m., and are despatched at 10.15 a.m., 5.40 p.m., and 7.15
p.m.; Letters for Killinchy at 7.15 p.m., Letters from Belfast
&c., arrive and are despatched at 5.30 a.m.
Established Church, Main Street - Rev. George Edmondson, vicar.
Presbyterian Church, Ballynahinch Road - Rev. John Mecredy.
Presbyterian Church, Main Street - Rev. David Hamilton.
Roman Catholic Chapel, Main Street - Rev. Rowland Magill, P.P.
Price, James C., Saintfield House.
Skelly, Robert, Tonaughmore.
Walker, Richard, Tullygirvin House.
Walker, Samuel, Tullygirvin House.
Ward, Francis, The Cottage.
Clergy and Professional
Bradley, Franklin, Ravarra.
Breeze, Charles, M.D., dispensary.
Edmondson, Rev. G., Glebe House.
Gerty, Rev. Hamilton, curate.
Magill, Rev. Rowland, P.P., Main Street.
Mecredy, Rev. John.
Reid, Samuel, surgeon and apothecary, New Street.
Alexander, George, Lessan Cottage.
Ashton, George, teacher of the National School.
Barry, John, hotel keeper and coach proprietor, Main Street.
Bell, George, grocer and leather cutter, Main Street.
Bell, James, woollen draper, Main Street.
Bradley, J., hotel keeper, Main Street.
Craig, J., provision dealer, Main Street.
Craig, Thomas, licensed car proprietor, Main Street.
Davey, John, publican.
Duff, Samuel, baker, Main Street.
Gibson, Wm., shoe maker and sewed muslin agent, Main Street.
Gilbraith, Robert, teacher of Church Educational School, Comber
Graham, Hugh, publican.
Jennings, Henry, woollen draper and haberdasher, Main Street.
Linas, William, grocer and licensed auctioneer.
Lowry, J., carpenter, Crossgar Road.
Lowry, J. F., land surveyor, Main Street.
Lyons, Jane, publican, Main Street.
Miller, Edward, saddler, Main Street.
Moody, George, woollen draper and haberdasher, Main Street.
Munce, Andrew, butcher, Main Street.
Murray, Felix, publican and baker, Main Street.
McBride, James, bailiff for petty sessions.
McBurney, A., miller, Killinchy Road.
McGurk, J., publican and licensed car proprietor, Main Street.
McRoberts, Mrs. A., hotel keeper, Main Street.
Oswald, Andrew, woollen draper and ironmonger, Down Street.
Priestly, Wm., woollen draper, Down Street.
Priestly, Wm., jun., haberdasher and hosier, Main Street.
Ross, James, civil bill officer.
Savage, James, publican, Main Street.
Shaw, H., surgeon and apothecary, Main Street.
Spratt, Charles, watch and clock maker, Main Street.
Taylor, Thomas, publican and baker.
Thompson, Eliza, woollen draper, Main Street.
Thompson, John, manufacturer and mill proprietor.
Thomson, William, publican and leather seller, Main Street.
White, James, carpenter, Main Street.
Wilson, William, baker, Main Street.
Wilson, Andrew, woollen draper and petty sessions clerk, Main
Stewartstown, is a small market town
in County Tyrone, about thirty five miles W. from Belfast, situated on the
road from Dungannon to Coleraine. This place derived its original
name, Stewartstown, from Sir Andrew Stewart, to whom James I., granted the
surrounding district, in the year 1608, or soon afterwards, he erected a
castle, or rather converted other buildings into one, and laid the
foundation of the present town. About two miles from the town is
Stewart Hall, the seat of Earl Castle-Stewart, who derives his titles of
Baron and Earl from this place. The town consists of a spacious square
and three principal streets, well arranged, and the houses well built with
stone, and roofed with slate. The market house stands in the centre of
the town. Petty sessions are held on every alternate Monday. The
Church of Donaghenry is a neat and commodious structure, as also the glebe
house, the living is a rectory. The other places of worship are two
Presbyterian meeting houses, a handsome Wesleyan Methodist chapel, and a
Roman Catholic chapel. The market is held on Wednesday, and the fairs
in the first Wednesday of every month. The town contained in 1851,
|Post Office - Robert Henry,
Parish Church - Rev. Jas. Geraghty, rector.
Presbyterian Meeting House - Rev. I. N. Harkness, minister.
Presbyterian Meeting House - Rev. Samuel McCurdy, minister.
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel - Ministers, various.
Roman Catholic Chapel - Rev. Peter Dayley, P.P.; Rev. P. Slane,
Dispensary Station - W. B. Whittle, M.R.C.S.E., medical officer.
Loan Fund Office - Robert Megaw, clerk.
Stamp Office - Jas. Little, sub distributor.
National School - Wm. Campbell, master.
Infant School - Margaret McComish, mistress.
Gentry, Clergy &c.
Anderson, James, Ross.
Atwell, Rev. Wm. E., Clonoe Glebe.
Bailey, Rev. Kennedy, D.D., Artrea.
Bell, William, Eary House.
Castle-Stewart, the Earl of, Stewart Hall.
Caulfield, H., J.P., Drumcairne and Dublin.
Caulfield, James, Drumcairne.
Creighton, James, Sherrygroom.
Dayley, Rev. Peter, P.P.
Foster, Rev. James.
Geraghty, Rev. James, Donaghenry Glebe.
Gilmour, Thomas, Belville.
Green, Rev. Henry, Ballyclog Glebe.
Harkness, Rev. I. N.
Harris, Frederick, solicitor, Killymurphy.
Holmes, Francis, solicitor, Barn Hill.
Hunter, James, Mountjoy.
Lee, John, Cloghog.
Lindsay, Frederick, J.P., Loughery.
Little, John, attorney.
Little, Samuel, J.P.
Magill, William, M.D., Mullintain House. (Mullantain)
Maxwell, Rev. John, Brigh.
Megaw, Wm., Eary House.
McCurdy, Rev. Samuel, Tamnalennon.
McNeece, Rev. T., D.D., Arboe Glebe.
McReynolds, Samuel, Dromore.
McReynolds, Thomas, Kingsmill.
Nicholson, Mrs., Drumcairne.
O'Neill, James, land surveyor and valuator.
Porter, Thomas H., D.D., Ballymully Glebe, Tullyhogue.
Sloan, Hyde, Anketell Lodge.
Stanley, Charles, J.P., Roughan.
Waugh, Thomas, physician and apothecary.
Whittle, W. B., M.R.C.S.E.
Waugh, James, Ardpatrick.
Wilcocks, St. George, J.P., Brookend.
Alexander, James, watch and clock maker.
Anderson, Charles, land steward and gardener, Stewart Hall.
Boyd, Jas., baker and earthenware dealer.
Brown, Samuel, hotel.
Donnelly, James, tailor.
Dunn, John, lime merchant, Mullantain. (Mullintain)
Dudgeon, Edward, clerk of petty sessions and provision merchant.
Dunseith, John, tailor.
Ellison, John, tailor.
Faris, William, grocer.
Fox, Denis, publican and grocer.
Galway, James, publican.
Graham, George, boot and shoe maker.
Henderson, Thomas, publican.
Henry, Robert & Co., woollen drapers, haberdashers &c.
Hughes, George, shoe maker.
Logan, John, toy shop.
Little, Jas. C., grocer, wine spirit, leather and timber merchant.
Mackarel, John, baker.
Megaw, Robert, linen manufacturer.
Murtagh, Bernard, grocer and earthenware dealer.
Murtagh, John, spirit dealer.
McAlisky, John, carpenter and shuttle maker.
McGaughey, William, grocer and leather seller.
McGeagh, John, linen manufacturer and haberdasher.
McKamish, Adam, carpenter.
McManus, James, blacksmith.
Park, Samuel, cooper.
Park, Samuel, grocer.
Quin, Matthew, lime merchant, Killycolpy.
Quin, Sarah, milliner &c.
Robson, Hugh, lime merchant.
Weir, Ann, hotel, grocer and earthenware dealer.
Woods, John, baker.
Woods, Hugh, spirit dealer.
STRABANE & LIFFORD
Strabane, is a market town in County Tyrone, 102
miles W. by N. from Belfast, 19 N.N.W. from Omagh, finely seated on the
River Mourne, and on the mail road from Londonderry to Dublin. The
environs of Strabane are replete with interest and beauty. It was an
inconsiderable village until James I., in 1611, granted the surrounding
district to the Earl of Abercorn, who subsequently erected a strong castle,
and built a town, which now ranks as the third in the county. The town
consists of ten principal and several smaller streets, the houses,
generally, are well built, and many of them are spacious and handsome,
especially in such of the principal streets as are of a more recent
formation. Since 1831, great improvements have been made, and the town
has been lighted with gas. The manufacture of linen and the business
of bleaching are carried on very extensively in Strabane and the
neighbourhood. The flax and tow mills ("Sion Mills") of the
Messrs. Herdman, three miles distant, are extensive. The trade in
grain is considerable. The Belfast Banking Company and the Provincial
Bank of Ireland have branches in operation here, and there is a bank for
savings. Strabane gives the inferior titles of Baron and Viscount to
the Marquis of Abercorn. General sessions of the peace are held in
January, April, July and October, and petty sessions on the second Monday in
every month. The affairs of the town are efficiently conducted by the
Town Commissioners, the old corporation being abolished. The church,
built here in the year 1619, by the Earl of Abercorn, has, since 1641, been
the Parish church of Camusjuxta-Morne, and has been considerably enlarged
from time to time, it is now a spacious cruciform structure, in the Grecian
style, with a cupola, and the arms of the founder over the principal
entrance. The Presbyterians have three churches, the Wesleyan and
Primitive Methodists one each, and the Roman Catholics a spacious chapel.
There are several excellent public schools for gratuitous education of both
sexes. these, together with a fever hospital, a dispensary, and a union
workhouse, comprise the benevolent and remedial institutions. The
market days are Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, for corn, provisions and
various commodities, together with linen. There is a market held on
Wednesday for flax, which is well attended, and of increasing importance.
Fairs, February 1st, May 12th, August 1st, and November 12th, there are
likewise, monthly fairs on the first Thursdays on the other months.
The town of Strabane (including Lifford), contained in 1851, 5,076
Lifford, is situated on the Western bank of the
Foyle, opposite to Strabane. Although ranking as the county and assize
town of Donegal, it is, in fact, notwithstanding in another county, no other
than a suburb to Strabane, with which town it is allied in matters of
business and local interests. It consists principally of two streets,
and contains the Donegal county jail and court house, the former is a very
handsome and spacious building, in the castellated style, adapted to the
classification of prisoners, the latter convenient for holding the various
courts - which are the Assizes and Quarter Sessions. The places of
worship are, the Parish church, a neat edifice, a Presbyterian Meeting
House, and a Roman Catholic chapel. The county infirmary, and a
bequest by Sir Richard Hansard, Bart., for educating children of the parish,
are the charities. The fairs and markets have been transferred to
|Post Office, New Street, Strabane -
Andrew Jenkins, postmaster.
Post Office, Lifford - Daniel McMenamim, postmaster.
Established Church, Church Street.
Presbyterian Meeting House, Meeting Street.
Presbyterian Meeting House, Derry Road - Rev. W. A. Russell,
Presbyterian (Unitarian) Meeting House, Main Street - vacant.
National School, First Presbyterian Meeting House - J. Henderson,
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Church Street - Ministers, various.
Primitive Methodist Chapel, Barrack Street - Ministers, various.
Roman Catholic Chapel, Meeting House Street - Rev. Wm. Brown,
National School, Townsend Street - John McCaffrey, master.
Endowed School, Lifford - J. Conboy, master ; Sarah Ann Graham,
Church Education School, Irish Street - J. Robertson, master.
Erasmus Smith's School, Camus - J. Fullerton, master.
Infant School, Derry Road - Miss White, mistress.
County Infirmary, Lifford - Robert Little, surgeon and physician.
Dispensary and Fever Hospital, Townsend Street - Alexander Leney,
Excise Office, Castle Street.
Jail, Lifford - Captain Searle, governor.
Police Station, Patrick Street.
Union Workhouse, Derry Road - R. Stewart, master ; Mrs. Stewart,
Banks - Belfast Banking Company (Branch), Bowling Green - Wm.
Smith, manager. Provincial Bank of Ireland (Branch), Bowling
Green - James Crosbie, manager. Ulster Bank (Branch), Market
Place - T. Lyle, manager.
Savings' Bank, Town Hall - Samuel Martin, manager.
Fire &c. Office Agents - Alliance, James Crosbie, Bowling
Green. Atlas, Jas. Kerr. British (Life), William
Ramsay, Main Street. Standard, Jas. Stevenson. Life
Association of Scotland, Wm. Wright, Main Street. Scottish
Amicable, George Gordon. Standard, James Stevenson.
Gentry, Clergy and Professional
Alexander, Rev. W., rector.
Brown, Rev. Wm., Murlog.
Colhoun, Samuel, attorney, Newtown.
Crosbie, James, Bowling Green.
Edie, Alexander C., D.L., Thornhill.
Elliott, Wm., attorney and commissioner for taking
acknowledgements of deeds by married women, seneschal of manor
court, public notary and town clerk, Bowling Green.
Flanaghan, Edward, Derry Road.
Fleming, Miss Isabella, Main Street.
Gibson, Rev. J., Presbyterian minister.
Gillespie, Jas., M.D., physician and surgeon, Lifford.
Gough, R. B., Urney House.
Greer, Robert Smyley, Camus.
Henderson, Miss Jane, Lifford.
Herdman, James, Sion Mills.
Holmes, John, supervisor of excise, Derry Road.
Humfrey, Captain, Broomfield.
Humfrey, Colonel Benjamin G., Cavenacer.
Humphrys, Major John, Milltown House.
Leney, Alexander, M.D., physician and surgeon, Main Street.
Mitchell, David, jun., M.D., physician and surgeon, Main Street.
Morton, Major, Main Street.
McColgan, Charles, attorney.
O'Flaherty, Daniel, physician, surgeon and apothecary, Main
Patterson, Rev. Thomas, classical academy, Irish Street, Strabane.
Porter, Captain Robert, Carricklee.
Reynell, Rev. W., curate.
Russell, Rev. W. A., Manse, Strabane.
Sinclair, James, Holy Hill.
Smiley, Miss Ann, Newtown.
Smyley, Rev. Ferguson, curate, Lifford.
Smyth, William, Bowling Green.
Wilson, Robert, solicitor, Bowling Green.
Aikin, john, saddler, Main Street.
Aikin, Wm., grocer, Main Street.
Anderson, Margaretta, school, Main Street.
Baird, John, corn merchant, Bowling Green.
Barnhill, Joseph, publican, Back Street.
Bates, Wm., grocer, Main Street.
Blair, Ann, haberdasher, Main Street.
Blair, John, haberdasher, Main Street.
Blair, Mary, draper, Main Street.
Blair, Samuel, boot and shoe maker, Main Street.
Borland, James, saddler and harness maker, Main Street.
Borland, Mary, milliner and dress maker, Abercorn Square.
Bovaird, Wm., delf and china warehouse, Markethouse Street.
Boyd, Rebecca, straw bonnet maker, Main
Buchanan, Mrs., baker, New Street.
|Burns, J., clothes dealer, Bridge End.
Burr, James, letter press printer, china & delf warehouse,
Campbell, Thomas, grocer, Bridge Street.
Carolan & Murphy, drapers, Main Street.
Colhoun, Sarah Ann, milliner and dress maker, Main Street.
Connolly, James, butcher, Main Street.
Cooke, Wm., painter and glazier, Main Street.
Cullion, James, publican, New Street.
Dennin, Michael, tallow chandler and soap boiler, Main Street.
Devinn, Catherine, haberdasher, Main Street.
Devlin, John, clothes dealer and auctioneer, Main Street.
Devlin, John, pawn broker, Market House.
Doherty, Mrs., hotel, Bridge Street.
Dolen, Francis, publican, Castle Street.
Donnell, Samuel, grocer, corn and timber merchant, New Street.
Dougherty, John, cooper, Market House Lane.
Dunlop, Wm., tinplate worker and brazier, Main Street.
Elliott & Crawford. woollen drapers, Main Street.
Evans, James, linen and woollen draper, Main Street.
Flanegan, Patrick, linen and woollen draper, Main Street.
Floyd, John, clothes dealer, Bridge Street.
Floyd, Patrick, clothes dealer, Bridge Street.
Frizell, Archibald, boot and shoe maker, Main Street.
Frizell, Margaret, straw bonnet maker, Main Street.
Frizell, William, plumber, Main Street.
Gallagher, Toland, whitesmith, Main Street.
Gordon, George, wholesale wine and spirit merchant, Main Street.
Gormans, Edward, baker, Main Street.
Gray, John, printer, book seller, stationer, Main Street.
Gwynne, Richard, tailor, Main Street.
Gwynne, Misses, ladies' school, Main Street.
Hamilton, Wm., ironmonger, Market House.
Henderson, Robert, surveyor, Strabane.
Herdmans & Co., flax and tow spinners, Sion Mills.
Holmes, Robert, brewer, Meeting House Street.
Kelly, Charles, publican, wine and spirit merchant, Main Street.
Kerney, John, carpenter, Bowling Green.
Kinkead, Sarah, milliner and dress maker, Main Street.
Knox, Wm., land agent, Lifford.
Larmour, Francis, coach builder, Castle Street.
Larmour, Wm., ironmonger, Castle Street.
Lynch, John, miller, Ballymagory.
Mackay, Sarah Ann, milliner and dress maker, Castle Street.
Maguire, Ann, grocer, New Street.
Maguire, Ann, timber and iron merchant, New Street.
Martin, James, grocer, Main Street.
Martin, Samuel, publican, Main Street.
Maxwell, John, grocer, Bridge End.
Maxwell, Charles, publican, Bridge Street.
Mehaffy, Joseph, publican, Church Street.
Mehan, John, publican, New Street.
Meldrum, Ralph, wheel wright and cart maker, Bridge Street.
Monaghan, Patrick, publican, Church Street.
Moody, John, saddler and harness maker, Main Street.
Moreland, Alexander, tallow chandler and soap boiler, Castle
Murray, Thomas, butcher, Main Street.
McBride, Rev. Mr., P.P., Strabane.
McCarter, George, tanner, Main Street.
McClelland, Alexander, linen and woolen draper, Main Street.
McCrossan, Hugh, hatter, Back Street.
McCurry, Thomas, cabinet maker and upholsterer, Bridge Street.
McDougall, Henry, hatter, Main Street.
McGinley, David, tailor, Main Street.
McGrotty, Constantine, baker and grocer, Main Street.
McHugh, Sarah, publican, Main Street.
McIntosh, Jas., tin plate worker and brazier, Main Street.
McIntyre, Margaret, haberdasher, Main Street.
McKee, Joseph, druggist, Main Street.
McKee, Joseph, grocer, Main Street.
McKinney, Edward, hotel, Castle Street.
McLaughlin, Mark, clothes dealer, Bridge Street.
McLaughlin, N., blacksmith, Castle Street.
McMonagle, James, boot and shoe maker, Strabane.
McSwegan, Thomas, hotel keeper, Abercorn Square.
O'Neill, Francis, bleacher and linen merchant, Mountpleasant.
O'Neill, Francis, publican, wine and spirit merchant, Bridge End.
O'Neill, Jas., clothes dealer, Bridge Street.
Orr, John, tailor, Main Street.
Porter, Jas., commission agent and corn merchant, Church Street.
Robinson, James, publican, Main Street.
Rogan, Wm., publican, New Street.
Scarff, Alexander, wheel wright and cart maker, Meetinghouse
Scott, Joseph, bleacher and linen merchant, Spamount, Castlederg.
Stevenson, James, ironmonger and foundry.
Stewart, Obin, draper, Main Street.
Sunderland, J., coach maker, Main Street, Strabane.
Watson, Mr., Agricultural Hotel.
Wright, Wm., grocer, Main Street.
Strangford, a small seaport in County Down, situated
immediately opposite to Portaferry, on the Western shore of the strait or
channel. The town is the property of the Lord de Ros, whose seat, Old
Court, is adjoining to it, and about a mile distant is the lovely demesne of
Castleward, the seat of Lord Bangor. The town, which is in the
vicinity of the fine lough of its name, contains some good houses and a
custom house. It had a station of the constabulary and of the coast
guard. The places of worship are a chapel of ease to the parish of
Ballyculter, and one each for Presbyterians and Wesleyan and Primitive
Methodists, and Roman Catholics. Two schools are supported
respectively by Lord de Ros and the Hon. Harriet Ward. Fairs, February
4th, August 12th and November 8th. Population, 571.
|Established Church, Parish of
Ballyculter - Rev. J. F. Gordon, rector ; Rev. James Martin,
Presbyterian Church - Rev. Thomas Irvine, minister.
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel - Ministers, various.
Primitive Methodist Chapel - Ministers, various.
Roman Catholic Chapel - Rev. P. Starkey, P.P.
Endowed School - Ann Creen, mistress.
Infant School - M. Coates, mistress.
Coast Guard Office - Mr. Hockley, R.N., inspector ; ? , Widdicombe,
Constabulary Station - Constable Robinson.
Nobility, Gentry, Clergy &c.
Bangor, Lord, Castleward.
Bangor, Lady, Castleward.
Gordon, Rev. John F.
Irvine, Rev. Thomas, P.M.
Knox, Alexander, M.D., medical inspector dispensaries in Ulster.
Nugent, Andrew, jun., J.P., Castleward.
Price, Mrs., The Lodge.
Stanhope, Charles, Wyndham.
Thetford, Dr., dispensary.
Ward, the Hon. Colonel.
Adiss, Wm., spirit and porter dealer.
Braniff, John, baker.
Brown, John, grocer, ironmonger, hardware, linen draper,
haberdasher, timber merchant and china and earthenware dealer.
Dougherty, Richard, shoe maker.
English, Robert, blacksmith.
Fitzsimmons, John, publican.
Greer, Robert, grocer.
Halliday, Ellen, grocer.
Hynds, John, spirit and porter dealer.
Kerr, wm., grocer, linen draper and ship owner.
Magee, Thomas, grocer.
Murray, Bernard, ship owner.
Quaile, Francis, grocer &c.
Russell, Wm., coal merchant, ship broker, harbour master and
receiver of drafts of admiralty.
Scanlon, Mr., sub agent for Lord de Ros.
Smyth, James, grocer.
Smyth, Mary Jane.
Tandragee, anciently "Tawnatclee" or "Tawnatelee",
is a market town in County Armagh, twenty four miles S.W. from Belfast,
seated on the River Cusher, and at the intersection of the road from
Portadown to Newry. The Newry Canal, which comes within a mile and a
half of the town, offers all its facilities of communication for trading
with the large towns of Belfast and Newry. The Dublin and Belfast
Junction Railway passes 1 1/2 miles from the town, on which there is a
station between Tandragee and Gilford, at the Madden Bridge. The town
stands on a steep hill, and consists of two principal and three smaller
streets. It is on the estate of the Duke of Manchester. The
mansion, or castle of Tandragee, is a large and modern baronial pile,
erected by the late Duke when Viscount Mandeville, and occupying the site of
an ancient castellated and fortified residence. Adjoining the castle
is a beautiful chapel, and the entire pile, with its adjunctive beauties,
are well deserving the visit of the tourist. The flax market is large,
and some of the finest of this article in the kingdom is produced in this
district. Petty sessions for the division are held once a fortnight.
The church, originally built by Oliver St. John, and which was nearly
demolished during the wars of 1641, was rebuilt in the year 1812, on the
site of the old church, and is a very handsome Gothic Structure. It is
now one of the handsomest village churches in the North of Ireland.
The other places of worship are for Presbyterians, Methodists and Roman
Catholics. There are two schools, supported by the Duke of Manchester,
there is also a clothing fund, supported by the Duchess of Manchester.
The market, which is one of the most extensive in Ireland for the sale of
flax, is held on Wednesday. The annual fairs are July 5th, November
5th and there are fairs on the 2nd Wednesdays in the other months of the
year. The town contained in 1851, 1,496 inhabitants.
|Post Office, Market Street - Richard
Stamp Office, Market Street - Robert Trotter, distributor.
Police station - Wm. Hewitt, sub inspector, Portadown ; Armstrong
Stinson, sergeant, Market Street, Tandragee.
Dispensary - Robert McGowan, resident physician, surgeon and
Belfast Banking Company, Market Street - W. L. Victor, manager ;
George Potter, accountant.
Established Church, Church Street - Rev. A. Molony, A.M.,
prebendary, Rev. John P. Bushe, A.M., curate.
Presbyterian Church - Rev. James Bell, minister.
Primitive Methodist Chapel, Market Street - Ministers, various.
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Market Street - Ministers, various.
Roman Catholic Chapel - Rev. Daniel O'Toole, P.P.
Duke of Manchester's School, Common Hill - Thomas Kerr, master.
Duchess of Manchester's Free Infant School, Market Street - Ann
National School, Market Street - Rev. Daniel O'Toole, patron.
Nobility and Gentry.
Buckby, Wm., Prospect House.
De Salis, Count, Ballylisk Cottage.
Harden, James, D.L., J.P., Harrybrook.
Hardy, Frederick, Derryallen.
Hardy, Robert, Cooly Hill.
Hutcheson, William, Market Street.
Kilpatrick, Thomas, Cabra Grove.
Langtry, James, Lintfield.
Manchester, Duke of, Tandragee Castle.
O'Brien, J., Stackpoole, Parkview.
Turtle, Wm. John, Mullavilla.
Victor, W. L., Belfast Bank.
Clergy and Professional
Atkinson, Edward Dawson, solicitor and coroner,
Bell, Rev. James, Ballymore House.
Bell, Rev. John, Clare.
Burns, John, surgeon, Market Street.
Bushe, Rev. John P., A.M., curate.
Groves, Rev. H. C., perpetual curate, Mullavilla.
Hankin, Rev. F., perpetual curate of Clare, Church Street.
Hawthorn, Rev. Robert, Marlacoo.
Irwin, Rev. John, P.P., Mullavilla.
Molony, Rev. Arthur, A.M., rectory.
McConnell, Patrick, solicitor, Market Street.
McGowan, Robert, surgeon, Market Street.
O'Toole, Rev. Daniel, P.P.
Paton, Alexander, M.D., Market Street.
Abbott, Joseph, blacksmith, Market Street.
Acheson, George, accountant, Market Square.
Acheson, John, grocer, Market Street.
Allen, Charles, iron founder, Mullintor.
Bailie, Jos., mill wright, Montague Street.
Baxter, Robert, earthenware dealer, Market Street.
Bissett, David, tailor, Market Street.
Brown, Robert, civil bill officer, Market Street.
Brown, Robert, provision dealer, Market Street.
Brown, E. & J., haberdashers, Market Street.
Buckby, Wm., steam scutch mill.
Burns, James, spirit dealer, Market Street.
Christy, Hugh, butter merchant, Clare.
Clarke, Thomas, butcher, Athol Cottage.
Clarke, Mrs. Caroline, organist and ladies' school, Market Street.
Cochrane, Jonathan, provision merchant, Market Street.
Cochrane, Jonathan, grocer, Market Street.
Curry, Isaac, butter merchant, Cordrain.
Davis, Robert, linen merchant, Market Street.
Dolaghan, John, grocer, spirit dealer, and flax merchant, Gilford
Dougan, Fras., flax merchant, Market Street.
Emmerson, Robert, manor bailiff, Market Street.
Emmerson, Robert, jun., clerk of petty sessions, Market Street.
Evans, James, carpenter, Market Street.
Farley, James, pork buyer.
Fegan, Wm. Henry, grocer, Market Street.
|Geoghegan, Patrick, dealer, Market
Gillis, Dinah, Victoria Hotel, Market Street.
Gillis, Elizabeth, milliner, Market Street.
Glenn, James, reed maker, Church Street.
Glenn, Elizabeth, milliner, Church Street.
Gracey, George, watch and clock maker, Market Street.
Gracey, Richard, blacksmith, Church Street.
Grant, John, flax dealer, Market Street.
Hacket, Sarah, grocer, Market Street.
Hacket, Thomas, shoe maker, Market Street.
Hagan, John, carpenter, Market Street.
Harcourt, Wm., spirit dealer, Market Street.
Hardy, John, chandler and soap boiler, Market Street.
Hardy, John, grocer &c., Market Street.
Hughes, Philip, shoe maker, Church Street.
Hughes, William, butcher, Market Street.
Hughes, T., butcher and hide dealer, Market Street.
Hutcheson, David, turf and coal merchant, Market Street.
Kinney, Patrick, baker, Market Street.
Kinney, Henry, baker, Market Street.
Kinney, Ellen, haberdasher, Market Street.
Laverty, Isaac, shoe maker, Montague Street.
Loughran, Patrick, flax merchant and grocer, Market Street.
Maginnis, Charles, jun., grocer, Church Street.
Maginnis, Charles, grocer, Montague Street.
Maginnis, Daniel, shoe maker, Market Street.
Maginnis, John, grocer, Church Street.
Maginnis, Thomas, grocer, Market Street.
Martin, Edward, Manchester Arms Hotel, Market Street.
Martin, E., haberdasher, Market Street.
Mathers, Thomas, spirit dealer and iron store, Market Street.
Matthews, John, painter and glazier, Market Street.
Meredith, Wm. & Robert, carpenters and wheel wrights, Mill
Mooney, Patrick, marine store, Church Street.
Morrison, M., shoe maker, Market Street.
McAlinden, Meredith, butter merchant.
McCallen, Samuel, chandler, grocer, woollen draper &c., Market
McCann, Mrs., marine store, Market Street.
McConnell, J., flax buyer, Market Street.
McConnell, E., car owner, Market Street.
McCormack, Arthur, haberdasher and land steward, Market Street.
McCreery, Wm. J., harness maker.
McCulloch, Joseph, pawn broker, painter and glazier, Market
McCune, Samuel, pawn broker, Church Street.
McDermott, Charles, haberdasher, Market Street.
McDonnell, Daniel, grocer, Market Street.
McHenry, W., stone cutter, Market Street.
McIver, Robert, tailor, Mill Street.
McKinley, Wm., saddler, Market Street.
O'Hanlon, Francis, grocer and spirit dealer, Market Street.
O'Hanlon, Francis, flour and corn miller, mills, Clare.
O'Hanlon, John, flax merchant, Market Street.
O'Hanlon, John, Farmers' Hotel, Market Street.
O'Hear, James, baker, Market Street.
Purdy, James, tailor, Market Street.
Quarry, George, rectifying distiller, Market Street.
Quin, Q., leather merchant, Church Street.
Quinn, A., spirit dealer, Church Street.
Quinn, C., flax merchant, Market Street.
Rice, Mary, grocer, Mill Street.
Rowley, J., grocer &c., Market Street.
Scott, James, inspector, Church Street.
Shields, Thomas, shuttle maker, Church Street.
Sifton, John, spirit dealer, Market Street.
Skeath, Henry, pork and butter merchant.
Smith, James, leather merchant, Market Street.
Stretton, Wm., grocer, Market Street.
Taggart, Samuel, haberdasher, Market Street.
Taylor, J., haberdasher, Market Street.
Towers, James, woollen draper and grocer, Market Street.
Toal, Charles, grocer and provision merchant, Market Street.
Trotter, Richard, commissioner for taking affidavits, Market
Trotter, Richard, woollen draper &c., Market Street.
Trotter, R., distributor of stamps, Market Street.
Trotter, Richard, grocer, wine and spirit, boot, shoe and leather
merchant, Market Street.
Walsh, J., miller, Millvale, Modoge.
White, Thomas H., miller, Mill Street.
Whitten, George, spirit dealer, Market Street.
Woods, J., spirit dealer, Gilford Street.
Warrenpoint, is a seaport in County
Down, thirty five miles from Belfast, and five from Newry. A castle
was built near this place in 1212, by Hugh de Lacy, to protect the ferry
across the channel where it narrows, from which it was called Narrowwater
Castle, it was destroyed in the war of 1641, and was rebuilt by the Duke of
Ormond in 1663. The site of the present town was a rabbit warren,
whence it is said to have derived its name, and in 1780 was but little
known. The town comprises several respectable streets, diverging from
a square off the seaside, many of them are large and well built and for the
accommodation of visitors in the bathing season, there are several well
furnished and comfortable lodging houses in pleasant situations, hot and
cold baths and two good inns. The prospect from Seaview, where there
are several beautiful villa like houses, is remarkably grand, embracing the
whole bay, the quay of Rostrevor, and the adjacent wood, together with the
entire vale, diversified with extensive plantations, elegant seats, and
pretty cottages. Large vessels trading to Newry are obliged to lie
here, where the water is deep, good anchorage, and perfect shelter, as the
further passage up the channel is intricate and perilous, from the
obstruction of rocks. There is a good and convenient quay here, at
which large vessels can load and discharge their cargoes. A
communication between this port and the ports of Liverpool and Glasgow is
maintained by steamers, by this means large quantities of agricultural
produce, cattle, poultry, eggs, and oysters are exported, and British and
foreign produce received in return. Petty sessions held on alternate
Wednesdays. The church is a neat building, in the early English style,
erected in 1825, and recently enlarged. The Parish church at Clonallen
is a mile distant. The Presbyterians, Unitarians and Methodists have
each their respective places of worship. The Roman Catholic chapel
here is a large and elegant one. Fairs are held on the last Friday of
each month. The town contained in 1851, 1,769 inhabitants.
|Post Office - Mary Hancock,
Established Church, Clonallen - Rev. Edward Richards, rector.
Established Church, Warrenpoint - Rev. Lewis Richards, incumbent.
Presbyterian Church - Rev. Isaac Patterson, minister.
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel - Ministers, various.
Roman Catholic Chapel - Rev. John Brennan, P.P.
Savings' Bank, (open Tuesday from 11 till 1) - John Graham,
Dispensary - Joseph Robinson, medical officer.
Gentry, Clergy and Professional
Anderson, Mrs. R., Seaview Terrace.
Arbuthnot, Alexander, Seaview Terrace.
Atkins, N. Atkins, Victoria Lodge.
Brennan, Rev. John, P.P.
Campbell, Hugh, Dromore Lodge.
Clogher, Mrs., Mansion House.
Crawford, Dr., Bayview House.
Creely, Mrs., Marine Terrace.
Hall, Roger, D.D., J.P., Narrowwater Castle.
Hall, Major, Moygannon.
Hall, Mrs. S., Moygannon.
Halyday, James T., Catherine Lodge.
Hamilton, Captain, Tamnaharrie.
Henderson, James, Albert Place.
Higginbotham, Mrs., Church Street.
Kirkpatrick, Mrs., Victoria Place.
Magill, Miss, Savilla Place.
Moore, Rev. Samuel.
McComb, Mrs., Seaview Terrace.
McCracken, Mrs., Seaview.
McGeorge, James, Savilla Place.
McNally, A. A., Victoria Place.
Patterson, Rev. Isaac, Manse.
Richards, Rev. Edward, Clonallen.
Ross, Daniel, M.D., Savilla Place.
Robinson, J., M.D., Savilla Place.
Shaw, Miss, Victoria Place.
Scott, Mrs., 3 Albert Place.
Sinclair, Wm., Albert Place.
Smith, Joseph, Savilla Place.
Smith, Mrs. Bryce, Seaview.
Steigletz, Von Charles A., Knockbarragh Park.
Waring, Mrs., Clonevin.
Watson, Leonard, Marine Parade.
Watson, William, Marine Terrace, Aughavilla.
Agnew, Patrick, lodging house.
Bettridge, Edward, painter and glazier.
Blythe, John, painter and glazier.
Burns, Wm., hair dresser.
Caulfield, Edward, tailor.
Connolly, John, ship smith.
Copeland, George, Church Street.
Courtenay, John, grocer, provision dealer, timber and coal
Crawford, John, grocer and provision dealer.
Crawford, P., baker and provision dealer.
Crawford, Patrick, baker.
Crawford, Thomas, spirit dealer.
Crawford, J. D., M.D., Bayview House.
Denvir, John, solicitor.
Doherty, Richard, Church Street.
Doran, George, Havelock Place.
Downey, Patrick, woollen draper and haberdasher.
Ewing, Wm. John, spirit dealer.
Fearon, T., lodging house.
Flinn, Joseph, woollen draper and haberdasher.
Forbes, Wm., Havelock Place.
Fullerton, E. & C, milliners and dress makers.
Glenn, Brothers, confectioners.
Gourley, Alice, spirit dealer.
Graham, Misses, woollen drapers and haberdashers.
Hancock, Mary, provision dealer.
Higgins, Patrick, butcher.
Johnston, Wm., grocer and provision dealer.
Kincaid, James, spirit dealer.
Langton, Alexander, grocer, provision and spirit dealer.
Lunday, Thomas, Savilla Place.
Magee, John, spirit dealer.
Monro, John, spirit dealer.
Monro, Henry, spirit dealer.
Montgomery, Andrew, Havelock Place.
McConvill, James, spirit dealer.
McNulty, Terence, saddler and harness maker.
Pile, Nancy, Havelock Place.
O'Hagan, James, baker and flour merchant.
Osborne, Deborah, lodging house, Savilla Place.
O'Hare, Thomas, Commercial Hotel, timber and coal merchant.
Semple, Sarah, spirit dealer.
Sinclair, William, Albert Place.
Sim, Edward, Crown Hotel.
Smith, Robert, grocer and provision dealer.
Smith, John, Church Street.
Sullivan, John, Havelock Place.
Watson, Leonard, Lloyd's agent.
White, James, Newry Hotel.
White, Owen, butcher.
Williams, John, Royal Hotel, Havelock Place.
Cars - To Newry, at all times during the day.
Steamers - To Liverpool, the S.S. Pride of Erin, Captain J.
Williams, twice each week, William McCulla, agent. To
Glasgow, the steamer Mystery, weekly.
To Newry - by railway, departures every hour daily from 7 a.m.
till 8.45 p.m., John Dodds, superintendent.
Cars are constantly plying to Newry and Rostrevor.
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All that is left now are the advertising
pages at the back of the book, I will list these some are VERY funny :)
also there are many names
Personal, Elegant, Requisites.
Under the Patronage of Royalty and the Aristocracy of Europe
ROWLANDS' MACASSAR OIL
Of unparalleled success during the last sixty
years in promoting the GROWTH, RESTORING and IMPROVING the HUMAN
It prevents Hair from falling off or turning gray, strengthens
weal Hair, cleanses it from Scurf and Dandriff and makes it
beautifully soft pliable and glossy. In the growth of the BEARD,
WHISKERS and MUSTACHOIS it is unfailing in its stimulative
operation. For CHILDREN it is especially recommended as
forming the basis of a beautiful head of Hair, while its
introduction into the Nursery of Royalty, and the numerous
Testimonials constantly received of its efficacy, afford the best
and surest proofs of its merits -
Price 3s. 6d, 7s. Family Bottles (equal to four small), 10s.
6d. and double that size 21s.
An Oriental Botanical Preparation for IMPROVING and
BEAUTIFYING the COMPLEXION and SKIN.
This Royally- patronizes and Ladies' esteemed Specific exerts the
most soothing, cooling and purifying action on the skin,
eradicates Freckles, Tan, Pimples, Spots, Discolouration and other
Cutaneous Visitations, and renders the Skin Soft, Clear and
Blooming. During the heat and dust of Summer, the Frost and
Bleak Winds of Winter, and in cases of sunburn, stings of insects,
or incidental inflammation, its virtues are universally
acknowledged - Price 4s. 6d. and 8s. 6d. per bottle
WHITE and SOUND TEETH are indispensable to Personal Attraction,
and to health and longevity, by the proper mastication of food.
of PEARL DENTIFRICE, compounded of Oriental Ingredients, is of
inestimable value in PRESERVING and BEAUTIFYING the TEETH,
Strengthening the Gums, and in giving a Delicate Fragrance to the
Breath. It eradicates Tartar from the Teeth, removes spots
of incipient decay, and polishes and preserves the enamel, to
which it imparts a Pearl-like Whiteness - Price 2s. 9d. per box.
Sold by A. ROWLAND & SONS, 20 Hatton Garden, London and by
Chemists and Perfumers.
Ask for ROWLANDS Articles
Fire & Life Assurance Company
This long established Company insures all descriptions of
Buildings, including Mills, Distilleries, Factories &c.
&c., together with the property therein, from Loss or Damage
by Fire, also Merchandise in the Custom House, Queen's Stores, and
THE LIFE DEPARTMENT
Is, and has been, conducted on the Equitable System, by which the
Assured becomes entitled to a considerable Bonus every seventh
year, which may be applied to a reduction of the Premium, or in
addition to the sum assured by the Policy, at the option of the
holder. A liberal commission to Solicitors and Agents who effect
Assurances at this Office.
C. B. GRIMSHAW & SON, AGENTS 14
We have the direct testimony of nearly 500
people of all classes to the accurate time kept by our WATCHES of
every description, direct from the best English and Swiss
Manufacturers. £2. 5s. to £50.
A large stock, including the most exquisite London made, as well
as the plainest
Very Cheap, We are Direct Agents for one of the best Manufacturers
in London, and also in Paris. A great variety in Stock of
Office and Chimney Clocks, at prices from 12s. to £20. We
are prepared to supply Turret Clocks sufficiently powerful for
bells from 14 lbs. to 20 cwt. suited for Stables, Manufactories,
Churches or Public Buildings, from £15 to £200.
SILVER AND PLATED GOODS IN VARIETY
J. DIXON & SONS
Genuine Sheffield Plate in TEA AND COFFEE SERVICES : CRUET FRAMES
; CAKE BASKETS ; WAITERS ; SPOONS ; FORKS &c.
Optics from the best makers, Telescopes, Opera and Race Glasses,
Microscopes, Solomons' Celebrated Spectacles in Gold and Steel,
from 2s. 6d. Parties purchasing for Presentations are
respectfully invited to inspect our Goods and Prices. Work
Boxes, Writing Desks, Dressing and Jewel Cases.
A FIXED PRICE FOR EVERY ARTICLE
Watches sent safe to all parts of Ireland, post paid and
registered, on receipt of Post Office or Bank Order. Parties
at a distance may rely on getting our Best Value. A
Catalogue, with description and price, free on application.
Watches and Jewellery repaired and made to order by first class
Workmen, on the premises. Hair wrought in every device.
Old Gold and Silver bought or exchanged.
THE WATCH AND JEWELLERY HOUSE
corner of Victoria Street, Belfast.
J. F. HARBINSON & CO.
SCOTCH CLAY FIRE GOODS
"Mr. George Jennings' Patent Drain Pipes, as we have before
taken occasion to say, are certainly the best arrangement that can
be used" -- Builder.
The Subscriber begs to intimate the Builders and others, that
the following FIRE CLAY GOODS, in large supplies, can be had at
his Depot, QUEEN'S QUAY, Belfast.
|Fire Bricks of every size
Fire Bricks for Facing Buildings
Fire Bricks glazed
Bricks for Paving Stables
Ornamental Quoins, &c.
Sewer, Pipes, with patent and socket Joints.
Ornamental Chimney Cans in great variety
Oncomings for Flues
Invert Channel Blocks for common Sewers
Ridge Tiles, Plain, Rolltop and Ornamental
Flooring Tiles, Plain and Ornamental
Coloured Fancy Tiles
Flue Covers of all sizes
Cattle and Pig Troughs, and Horse Mangers
Flower Vases and Stands
Ground Fire Clay (Fine)
Drain Pipes for field drainage, of 2,3,4 & 6 in. bore, of red
The subscriber would draw the attention of those
requiring Sewer Piper to "Jennings' Patent" the patent
right to manufacturer which he has secured. These Pipes are
the most perfect yet introduced, and are universally acknowledges
as the only improvement yet effected on the ordinary Socket or
Half Socket Pipe. With all their advantages, they are the
same price as that charged for those with the old system of
joints. The Goods are of the most superior quality, and
second to none in the market
FERGUSLIE FIRE CLAY WORKS DEPOT
QUEEN'S QUAY, BELFAST
BOOT AND SHOE MANUFACTURER
32 CORN MARKET
corner of Ann Street
In respectfully directing public attention to his new, extensive
and central establishment, the Proprietor desires to express his
grateful acknowledgements to his friends and patrons for the
liberal share of their favour and preference which he has so long
In the commodious premises which he has now fitted up, in order to
the extension of his business, and to which he has recently
REMOVED FROM 2 ANN STREET
he will be enabled more fully to meet the increasing demands of
his customers, and to keep pace with the growing competition in
the trade. It shall be his object, as it has hitherto been,
to rest his claims to public confidence and support upon superior
workmanship and first class materials, as well as promptitude and
punctuality in the execution of orders, while his scale of charges
will be regulated by a due regard to the interests of those whose
patronage he may have the honour to secure
REPAIRS NEATLY EXECUTED
THE ULSTER MEDICAL HALL
20 & 22 CASTLE PLACE, BELFAST
begs to return his grateful acknowledgements to the Profession,
and public in general, for the increased support which he has
received since the Dissolution of the late Firm. By residing
on the premises, MR. CANTRELL is enabled to devote his entire and
unremitting attention to the several Departments of his
Profession, and conscientiously assures those who may entrust him
with their favours, that it shall be his constant and anxious
endeavour to merit a continuance of that confidence so essential
where life and health are concerned. Prescriptions being
compounded at this Establishment by a Licentiate Apothecary, aided
by experienced qualified Assistants, combined with the
Proprietor's personal examination of all preparations previously
to their being sent out, are unusual advantages that must be
regarded as guaranteeing additional accuracy. By a
strict adherence to such arrangements, Mr. Cantrell trusts that
the "Ulster Medical Hall" may continue to be favoured
with the extensive patronage it has hitherto enjoyed. The
public will please observe that every article sold at this
Establishment bears the name and address on the label.
Bleeding, Cupping and Application of Leeches, and every office
within the province of Apothecaries under the direction of the
Physician or Surgeon, promptly attended to. The manufacture
of Aerated Waters is extensively carried on, and Mr. Cantrell can
urge no stronger proof of the excellence of their quality that the
very great demand for them which this Establishment is in receipt
of, not only in and around Belfast, but in distant localities.
The following are among the principal varieties manufactured at
the "Ulster Medical Hall :-
Kali Water Pullne Water
Seltzer Water Vichy Water
Soda Water (double) Soda Water
All other Mineral and Aerated Waters, both Artificial and Genuine,
generally required in Medical Practice.
FLUID MAGNESIA OF THE PUREST DESCRIPTION
AGENT FOR THE "VICHY WATER COMPANY"
GEORGE L. HILL
BRASS AND ZINC PLATE
LITHOGRAPHIC & COPPERPLATE
9 CASTLE STREET
EVERY DESCRIPTION OF BRASS AND ZINC PLATES
MADE AND ENGRAVED TO ORDER
NAME PLATES FOR CARTS
ALWAYS ON HAND
108 HIGH STREET
MRS. J. R. WILKINSON
begs leave to inform the Friends and Patrons of her late Husband,
that she has undertaken to carry on the above concern.
Thanking them for past favours and support, she requests a
continuance of their orders, and will do everything in her power
to deserve them. Mrs. J. R. W. will be constantly supplied
with the following goods, which she will sell at very moderate
GLASS - IN LUSTRES, VASES, DECANTERS, WINES, GOBLETS, TUMBLERS
CHINA - IN DESSERT, TEA, AND BREAKFAST SETS, ORNAMENTS, VASES
EARTHENWARE - IN BREAKFAST, DINNER, TEA AND TOILET SERVICES.
WHITEHAVEN POTTERY WAREHOUSE
108 HIGH STREET, BELFAST
CITY LOAN OFFICE
NO 1 CHAPEL LANE
first door from Castle Street
GOLD & SILVER WATCHES
In Lever and other Escapements
GOLD AND SILVER GUARD AND ALBERT CHAINS
GOLD KEYS, GOLD WEDDING RINGS
KEEPERS, SET-RINGS, EAR-RINGS
BROOCHES, PINS, LOCKETS
and a Miscellaneous Assortment of other Articles, which will be
WEEKLY ON MONTHLY PAYMENTS TAKEN
WATCHES, JEWELLERY &c.
Taken in Exchange, or purchased for Cash
CITY LOAN OFFICE
NO 1 CHAPEL LANE
first door from Castle Street
SCULLY & SHANNON
PLUMBERS, LEAD MERCHANTS
BRASS FOUNDERS, GAS FITTERS &c.
TALBOT STREET & MILL STREET, BELFAST
beg leave to return thanks for the patronage they have received,
and hope to merit a continuance of same, by strict attention to,
and execution of, orders received. They are constantly
supplied with FORCING PUMPS, WATER CLOSETS, WASH HAND BASINS, HOT,
COLD and SHOWER BATHS. and every other article connected with the
Trade, on the most approved principles and moderate prices.
All Work in this Establishment executed in the most substantial
and satisfactory manner.
COUNTRY ORDERS PUNCTUALLY ATTENDED TO
WATCHMAKING AND REPAIRING ESTABLISHMENT
NO. 24 1/2 CORN MARKET, BELFAST
begs to inform his numerous friends and the Public generally, that
he has commenced business on his own account at the above address,
and he hopes, from his long experience in the Trade (having been
in the employment of the late Mr. John Gray, of Castle Place, for
the last Twenty One Years, twelve of which he acted in the
capacity of Foreman ), to merit a share of public patronage and
support. Honest Workmanship and Moderation in Charges will
characterize his Establishment.
ULSTER COACH FACTORY
EVERY DESCRIPTION OF CARRIAGE BUILT TO ORDER
ON MODERATE TERMS
ALWAYS ON HANDS
NEW CLARENCES, BROUGHAMS, LANDAULETTS, PHAETONS
CARRIAGE AND OUTSIDE CARS, GIGS, DOG GIGS, WHITECHAPELS &c.
Second hand Carriages of almost every description.
Old Vehicles taken in Exchange, or Sold on Commission
ULSTER COACH FACTORY
MONTGOMERY STREET, BELFAST
JOHN KENNEDY & SON, PROPRIETORS
SHIP AND INSURANCE AGENT
(HAMBURG ASSURANCE ASSOCIATION)
ROYAL BELGIAN CONSULATE
For Prussia, Russia, Holland, Hamburg, Bremen, Lubeck, Oldenburgh,
Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Spain, Parma, Naples, and Two Sicilies,
Turkey and Greece.
AGENT FOR THE
SCOTTISH UNION LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY
SCOTTISH PROVINCIAL INSURANCE COMPANY
WORLD ACCIDENTAL INSURANCE COMPANY
CORN EXCHANGE BUILDINGS, BELFAST
LONDON, UNION ASSURANCE SOCIETY
Instituted in the Reign of Queen Anne, A.D. 1714
and empowered by Act of Parliament to grant Annuities and make
Insurances for Lives and against Fire.
AGENT FOR THE SOCIETY FOR THE TOWN & NEIGHBOURHOOD OF BELFAST
continues to receive orders in any of these Departments, at his
OFFICE IN THE LINEN HALL
Medical Examiner - William Burden, Esq. M.D.
DECORATOR, PAINTER &c.
31 ARTHUR STREET, BELFAST
begs respectfully to return thanks to the Nobility, Gentry and
Merchants, for the distinguished patronage he has received during
the last thirty years, and to state that he continues to acquaint
himself with whatever is new or improved in the above line in
other countries, enabling him to execute orders in the same
superior style which has hitherto gained for him so decided a
preference, and on terms that he hopes will be found on comparison
as moderate as any in the trade.
WORKMEN SENT TO ANY PART OF THE COUNTRY
WITHOUT EXTRA CHARGE
W. & M. MULRYNE
7 MONTGOMERY STREET, BELFAST
Orders for New Work and Repairs promptly executed on moderate
OLD AND NEW FURNITURE
BOUGHT AND SOLD, OR EXCHANGED
IN TOWN OR COUNTRY
13 & 24 SMITHFIELD
WM. CORRY & CO.,
AERATED WATER MANUFACTURERS
AND GENERAL BOTTLERS
CIGAR IMPORTERS AND COMMISSION AGENTS
3 VICTORIA STREET, BELFAST
Life Guarantee, Fire, Plate, Glass, and Casualty Insurance Office.
Caledonian Pottery and Bottle Works Depot
ROYAL MEDICAL HALL
7 DONEGAL PLACE, BELFAST
DYAS & COMPANY
LICENTIATE APOTHECARIES AND CHEMISTS
Prescriptions accurately compounded with the choicest ingredients
by Qualified Assistants, strictly superintended by Mr. Dyas.
where may be had the following :-
Jozeau's Copahine Magee - James's Pills for the Complexion - The
Bitter Cup for Tonic Draughts - Blair's Pills for Gout -
Holloway's Pills - Cockle's Pills - Anderson's Pills - Parr's
Pills - Kaye's Worsdell's Pills - Poor Man's Friend - Ching's Worm
Lozenges - Fisher's Ginger Bread, for Worms - Locock's Wafers -
Infant's Preservative - Dalby's Carminative - Gibton's Horse
Powders - Olden's Application for Broken Knees in Horses - Cupis's
Constitution Balls - Leeming's Essence - Rimmel's Perfumery -
Pinnaud's Perfumery - Violet's Perfumery - Piesse & Lubin's
Finest French Pomades and Extracts - Benzine Collars, for removing
Stains, &c. - Trusses - Laced Stockings - Abdominal Belts -
Elastic Bandages - Stethoscopes - Ear Trumpets - Gutta Percha, in
Sheets - Hair, Tooth and Nail Brushes, of Finest Quality &c.
THE SODA WATER
LEMONADE, GINGER ALE, KALI WATER
ARTIFICIAL SELTZER WATER & FLUID MAGNESIA
Manufactured on the Premises
STAND UNRIVALLED FOR PURITY AND STRENGTH
THE WATERS OF
VICHY, PULLNA, SELTZER AND HARROWGATE
Imported direct from their respective Springs, and Warranted
RITCHIE & SONS
ASPHALTE FLAGGING &c.
PROSPECTUS WITH PRICES FREE BY POST
STANDARD LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY
The first Division of profits took place in 1835, and subsequent
Divisions have been made in 1840, 1845, 1850 and 1855. The
last Division, as at 15th November 1860, will be declared early in
1861, when the amount can be added to each Policy, its value taken
in cash, or applied to the reduction of future Premiums, at the
option of the assured.
ACCUMULATED FUND £1,800,000
ANNUAL REVENUE £300,000
The Company purchases its Policies on equitable terms, and grants
Loans to the extent of their value, at a moderate rate of
interest. Policies of five years' duration are eligible for
admission to a Select Class of Assurance, which includes free
Residence in any part of the world.
3 GEORGE STREET, EDINBURGH
WM. THOMAS THOMSON, Manager
CHIEF IRISH OFFICE
66 UPPER SACKVILLE STREET, DUBLIN
SAMUEL SMYLIE, Esq., Resident Secretary
Belfast Board of Directors
SAMUEL G. FENTON, Esq., J.P., Chairman
William Dunville, Esq., J.P.
The Rev. H. Cooke, D.D., LL.D.
William Hamilton, Esq.
James Heron, Esq.
John Hind, Esq.
AGENT AND SECRETARY TO THE BOARD
A. O'D. TAYLOR, 77 VICTORIA STREET, BELFAST
THOMAS RINGLAND, Manager of the Ulster Bank, Belfast.
GEORGE A. CARRUTHERS, 47 Arthur Street, Belfast.
THE IMPERIAL HOTEL, BELFAST
A FIRST CLASS COMMERCIAL AND FAMILY HOTEL
Combining English comfort with Parisian elegance, at Moderate
( Ici on parle Francais )
A COFFEE ROOM for Private and Professional Gentlemen, and DRAWING
ROOMS, with Piano-forte in each, en suite for families.
A COMMERCIAL ROOM, the best in Great Britain, for the exclusive
use of Commercial Gentlemen, and SHOW ROOMS, specially fitted up
for them. Omnibuses attend all the Railway Trains and Steam
Baths - Posting - Livery Stables
A Cafe and Restaurant attached - entrance Castle Lane
NO. 16 CASTLE PLACE, BELFAST
Directly opposite the Ulster Club
This Establishment is constantly supplied with all Medicines in
general use, and of the purest quality.
LEECHES, TRUSSES, PATENT MEDICINES, PERFUMERY &c.
ROBERT W. HUDDLESTON
AUCTIONEER, VALUATOR AND COMMISSION AGENT
AUCTION MART AND FURNITURE WAREHOUSE
58 VICTORIA STREET, BELFAST
ALL ORDERS AND COMMISSIONS CAREFULLY AND PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO
THOMAS CLEGG & SONS
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
8 ANN STREET & CONWAY SQUARE, NEWTOWNARDS
Have always in stock a most extensive assortment of every
Which they are prepared to supply to the Public and the Trade at
prices lower than any house in Belfast>
Clogs repaired on the Premises - An Inspection Solicited
CHEMICAL AND PHILOSOPHICAL INSTRUMENT MAKER
5 PORTLAND PLACE
off Great George's Street, Belfast.
Barometers, Thermometers, and Hydrometers, of every description,
accurately made and repaired. Spirit Levels, Sympiesometers,
Vacuum and Steam Gauges, &c. Glasses and Tubes made for
all kinds of Chemical and Philosophical Experiments.
Gilometers, for testing and gravity of oils.
LONDON AND PROVINCIAL
MARINE INSURANCE COMPANY
CAPITAL, ONE MILLION
BELFAST AGENCY, 115 VICTORIA STREET
Where all Marine Risks will have attention, and Insurances by
cross Channel Steamers effected on the spot, by the Subscribers
THOMAS G. FOLLINGSBY, SON & CO.
Also Agents for the Imperial Fire and Imperial Life Co.'s of
BELFAST POSTING ESTABLISHMENT
8 MONTGOMERY STREET AND MAY STREET
Successor to the late Hugh Morrison, his father, begs leave to
inform the Nobility, Gentry and Public of Belfast, and its
vicinity, that he still continues to supply Enclosed Hearses,
Mourning Coaches, Open and Close Carriages, on the shortest
notice, and on reasonable terms. An Omnibus also for the use
of Families and Private Parties. Coffins of every
description on hand or made to order, together with a large
assortment of Silk and Linen Shoulder Scarf's and Hat Bands.
NOTE:- J. M. begs to return his sincere thanks for the patronage
he has received since his father's death, and hopes to merit a
continuance of same, by strict attention to his business in its
GOLD AND SILVER WATCHES
Of Superior Quality, all Warranted, with
A SPLENDID STOCK OF THE BEST JEWELLERY
Sold at a price much lower than the same quality can be had in
other places, at
7 HIGH STREET, BELFAST
By Her Majesty's Royal Letters Patent
D. ANDERSON & SON
Manufacturers and only Patentees of the improved
PATENT ASPHALTIC ROOFING FELT,
PRICE ONE PENNY PER SQUARE FOOT
This felt, makes a cheap, durable, and light permanent roofing,
requiring less than half the strength of timber which is necessary
for slates, tiles, or thatch, and from its lightness and easy
applicability, it can be readily fixed by any carpenter or handy
labourer. It is made in rolls of 25 yards, 32 inches wide.
Price, Eightpence per running yard, or One Penny per square foot.
Improved Patent Bituminous Waterproof Felt, free from unpleasant
smell, for lining damp walls, laying under carpets, floor clothes
&c. Improved Non-conducting Hair Felt, for clothing
boilers, cylinders, pipes &c, which effects a saving of one
fourth in fuel. Improved Patent Sheeting Felt, for ship
bottoms, under copper or wood. Asphalte Flagging, Fire
Lights, Oils, Grease, Varnish and importers of Rosin, Pitch,
Archangel and other Tars. Samples and Instructions sent
gratis to any part of town or country, on application to D.
Anderson & Son, Lagan Felt Works, Short Strand, Ballymacarrett,
SUPERINTENDENT OF NEW BUILDINGS, REPAIRS, &C. &C.
Of Twenty Five Years' Experience
SPECIAL MEASURER OF BUILDERS' WORKS
OFFICE - 33 1/2 MAY STREET, BELFAST
TO THOSE WHO REQUIRE FURNITURE
JOHN GORDON, Proprietor of the Cabinet and Furniture Warerooms, 62
& 65 Smithfield, continues to supply his customers with the
best and most serviceable articles, at the lowest renumerating
OBSERVE THE ADDRESS
JOHN GORDON'S FURNITURE SALE ROOMS
62 & 65 SMITHFIELD, BELFAST
FARMING IMPLEMENT MANUFACTURER
46 MAY STREET, BELFAST
In returning thanks to the Nobility, Gentry and Farmers of this
and the adjacent Counties, for their liberal support since his
commencing business, begs leave to call their attention to his
NEW THRESHING MACHINE
on the peg and beater principal
For which he obtained First Prize at the late Cattle Show in
Belfast in 1857. JAMES O'BRIEN, the Inventor of this
Machine, is the only authorised Manufacturer, and as the Moulding
in connexion with the above is now done on the premises, orders
can be executed more promptly, and at less expense.
46 May Street, Belfast
PRINCE OF WALES RESTAURANT
WILLIAM J. WALKER
PURVEYOR, COOK AND RESTAURANTEUR
Importer of Wines and Liqueurs
3 DONEGAL PLACE, BELFAST
LUNCHEONS, DINNERS AND EVENING PARTIES SUPPLIED WITH EVERY
ENGRAVER, LITHOGRAPHIC & LETTERPRESS
25 WARING STREET, BELFAST
An assortment of Merchants' Writing Papers of all kinds, Account
Books and Miscellaneous Stationary always on hand.
104 HIGH STREET, BELFAST
Established for the Cheap Sale of
CHINA, GLASS AND EARTHENWARE
DINNER SERVICES, DESSERT SERVICES, TEA SERVICES, BREAKFAST
SERVICES, TOILET SERVICES
By the first makers, at unusually low prices
PARIAN AND STONE TABLE JUGS
BLACK, BROWN AND COMMON WARE
Glass, from the lowest prices to the most expensive Cut Goods
ROBERT HOGG & CO, Proprietors
1 UPPER CHURCH LANE, BELFAST
OFFERS FOR SALE
PLASTER OF PARIS
ROMAN, PORTLAND & MASTIC CEMENTS
CHALK, WHITING AND PUTTY
LINSEED MEAL AND CAKE &c.
WILLIAM BEATTIE & SON
HOUSE AND LAND AGENTS
ROSEMARY STREET, BELFAST
AGENTS TO THE STAR LIFE ASSURANCE SOCIETY
JOHN H. GOWAN
AUCTIONEER AND VALUATOR
WAREROOMS AND SALEROOMS - NO 5 GEORGE'S LANE
( near the Police Office, Police Square)
AND ARTHUR PLACE, BELFAST
All descriptions of FURNITURE and GOODS Bought or Sold on
Commission, either Privately or by Auction. Extensive and
Superior Storage Accommodation for Goods sent to Warehouse.
SALES OF STOCK, CROP, &c. ATTENDED IN THE COUNTRY
Valuation made for Probates and Legacy Duties
Mr. Gowan has added a Large Room, on Ground Floor, exclusively for
accommodation of private parties sending Goods or Furniture for
Auction, also additional Rooms for Property and Commercial Sales
WINDOW BLIND & BEDDING WAREHOUSE
35 YORK STREET, BELFAST
( late of Longford & Carrol's)
Every description of UPHOLSTERY WORK executed on the Shortest
Notice. A great variety of Sofas, Couches, Easy Chairs
&c. &c., at unusually low prices. A large assortment
of Flock Mattresses ready made. Hair, Wool and Spring
Mattresses made to order. Country orders punctually attended
33 CASTLE PLACE, BELFAST.
Respectfully invites the Nobility, Gentry and parties who are
about to furnish, to visit his Warerooms, which are replete with a
STOCK OF FURNITURE
of his own manufacture, in new and beautiful designs, consisting
DRAWING ROOM FURNITURE - DINING ROOM FURNITURE - BED ROOM
FURNITURE - FEATHER BEDS, CURLED HAIR and
From long experience in these Branches of Business, he is enabled
to execute orders in the most approved style of Workmanship, so as
to give general satisfaction.
VENETIAN AND WIRE GAUZE BLINDS
MADE TO ORDER
SOLE AGENT IN BELFAST
PATENT NURSING CHAIR
UNITY FIRE & LIFE ASSURANCE ASSOCIATION
UNITY BUILDINGS, 8 CANNON STREET, LONDON, E.C.
Directors in London
~ Charles Bazin, Esq.
~ Sir William C. Dalyell, Bart.
+ James A. Durham, Esq.
+ Robert Garland, Esq.
+ Thomas Carlyle Hayward, Esq.
~ Albert Francis Jackson, Esq.
* Major Martin Mulkern.
~ Edward Taylor, Esq.
~ Thomas Vaughan, Esq.
+ Thomas Wheatley, Esq.
Auditors - William Hopwood, Esq. John
Medical Officers - C. J. Hare, Esq., M.D.
T. Hawksley, Esq., M.D.
Bankers - Unity Joint Stock Bank
Solicitor - Thomas Taylor, Esq.
Manager - Cornelius Walford, Esq.
* Directors of the Fire
+ Directors of the Life ~
Directors of the Fire and Life
FOREIGN BRANCHES AND AGENCIES
UNITED STATES BRANCH - Offices, 58 Wall Street, New York.
Manager and General Agent - George Adlard, Esq.
CANADA BRANCH - Offices, Merchants' Exchange, Montreal
Manager and General Agent - W. P. Reynolds, Esq.
AUSTRALIA - Messrs. Dickson, Williams & Co., Melbourne.
CALIFORNIA - Messrs. Dickson, Dewolf & Co., San Francisco.
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE - George Saxon, Esq. (Messrs. Anderson, Saxon
& Co.), Cape Town.
CONTINENT OF EUROPE - Principal Agencies - Hamburg, H. Burghard
& Co., Hahntrapp, No. 5 : Bremen, Frederick H. W.
Becker, Esq. : Amsterdam, G. F. Hughes, jun., Esq. ; Lubeck,
Heinrich Walte ; Lisbon, Quintella Sampayo & Co.
AGENTS FOR BELFAST - Messrs. P. L. Munster & Son, 12
Secretaries for Ireland - Messrs. W. D. Henderson & Sons, 37
College Green, Dublin and Belfast.
(lots of figures and stuff)
CORNELIUS WALFORD, Manager.
STAR LIFE ASSURANCE SOCIETY
CHIEF OFFICE, 48 MOORGATE STREET, LONDON, E.C.
Thomas Farmer, Esq, Gunnersbury House and Arthington Hall,
Frederic Mildred, Esq., Nicholas Lane, London.
William Betts, Esq., Deal.
George Smith, LL.D., F.A.S., Camborne.
William Skinner, Esq., Stockton-on-Tees.
Chairman - Charles Harwood, Esq., F.S.A., Judge of the County
Court of Kent, and Recorder of Shrewsbury.
Deputy Chairman - John Josias Buttress, Esq., Islington.
Edward Ball, Esq., M.P.
Adam Bealey, M.A., M.D.
William Betts, Esq.
John Churchill, Esq.
Walter Griffith, Esq.
Thomas Holmes, Esq.
John Lidgett, Esq.
Joseph Leather, Esq.
William Merry, Esq.
Jonathan Sills Pidgeon, Esq.
William H. Smith, Esq.
Joseph Thackray, Esq.
George F. Urling, Esq.
John Vanner, Esq.
Joseph M. Ware, Esq.
Secretary - Jesse Hobson, Esq., F.S.S.
(lots more figures)
JAMES M. THOMSON
21 WARING STREET, BELFAST
GENERAL AGENT FOR NORTH OF IRELAND.
SILVERED & BRITISH PLATE GLASS WAREHOUSE
My Warerooms are now replete with a select Stock of superior and
DRAWING ROOM CHIMNEY GLASSES
Of modern and most approved designs, the Plate Guaranteed
"Best Silvering Quality"
Special sizes made to order, and designs submitted for inspection.
7 ARTHUR SQUARE, BELFAST 1861
BELFAST FEATHER PURIFYING FACTORY
AND FEATHER WAREHOUSE
12 CHURCH STREET
begs to direct the attention of the Public to his Stock of
Pure White Feathers and Down ; Grey Goose Feathers and Down ;
Mixture Feathers and Down ; Cock and Hen Feathers and Down ;
Ticking ; Ready made TICKS and HAIR MATTRESSES ; Curled HAIR.
Old Feather Beds and Hair Mattresses Purified and rendered almost
equal to New, that have undergone the Purifying process.
Charge for cleaning Old Beds and Hair Mattresses 2d. per lb.
W. J. MACKENZIE
EDGE TOOL AND HAMMER MANUFACTURER
FILE AND SAW WAREHOUSE
44 ROSEMARY STREET, BELFAST
Joiners', Cabinet Makers', Coopers', Ship Carpenters', and
Tinsmiths' Tools, Engineers', Boiler Makers', Iron Ship Builders',
Smiths'. and Quarriers' Hammers &c. Cutlery Ground,
Branding Irons and Beams, Smithwork, &c.
AUCTIONEER AND APPRAISER
40 BERRY STREET, BELFAST
GOODS SOLD ON COMMISSION
COUNTRY SALES ATTENDED PROMPTLY
AND PAYMENTS GUARANTEED
Of all amounts which come through his hand - which have secured
for him past favours - shall continue to characterise his dealings
with the public. D. M. begs to draw attention of the Public
next door to the Mart, well stocked with a variety of FURNITURE,
which may be had on reasonable terms.
THE PAWN BROKERS
GENERAL AUCTION MART
40 BERRY STREET
next to Berry Street Presbyterian Church
GRATTAN & CO'S MEDICAL HALL
10 & 12 CORN MARKET, BELFAST.
(Established in 1825)
Under the personal Superintendence of Mr. Grattan, and his
Son-in-Law, Mr. R. W. Pring.
THE SODA AND MINERAL WATER DEPARTMENT
Comprises the Genuine Mineral Waters and Crystallized Mineral
Salts, direct from their respective Springs, as well as the
various Artificial Aerated Waters in general demand.
ARTIFICIAL AERATED WATERS
Aperient Solution Chalybeate Water
Lemonade Aromatic Bitters
Ginger Ale Medicinal Soda
Kali Water Seltzer Water
Pulna Water Soda Water
MINERAL SALTS AND WATERS
Cheltenham Salts Cheltenham Salts
(Effervescing) Harrogate Water
Vichy Water (Grande Grille) Vicky
Leamington Salts Pulna Water
Seltzer Water Pulna Water (Brighton)
Seltzer Water (Brighton) Vichy Water
Vichy Water (des. dames)
The following Select Preparations are particularly recommended :-
GRATTAN & CO.'S APERIENT ANTIBILIOUS PILLS
Require no confinement, and may be used at all times as an
aperient with perfect safety. 1s. and 2s. per Box.
GRATTAN & CO.'S CONCENTRATED FLUID EXTRACT OF ALEXANDRIAN
An agreeable and efficacious aperient, especially useful for
Children. 1s. and 2s. per Bottle.
GRATTAN & CO.'S AROMATIC GINGERBREAD WORMCAKES
A safe and efficient preparation, perfectly free from unpleasant
taste, and on that account particularly suitable for Children who
have a strong aversion to ordinary medicines. 6d. per
GRATTAN & CO.'S CONCENTRATED COMPOUND FLUID EXTRACT OF THE RED
In Bottles, 3s., 5s. 6d., and 10s. 6d.
GRATTAN & CO.'S AROMATIC TINCTURE OF QUININE
A valuable Tonic for Debility. In Bottles 2s. 6d.
GRATTAN & CO.'S IMPROVED SHAVING PASTE
In Pots, 1s. each.
GRATTAN & CO.'S PECTORAL SYRUP OF ICELAND MOSS
Owing to the mucilaginous matter it contains, Iceland Moss
possesses demulcent properties much superior to those of the
ordinary mucilage's, and when combined, as in the present
preparation, with suitable diaphoretic and anodyne ingredients,
forms a most valuable remedy for Coughs, Colds &c. It
has also been found useful in Hooping Cough. In Bottles, 2s.
BLAKE'S PRESERVATIVE FOR THE TEETH AND GUMS
as used with the most signal success, for upwards of half a
century, by that celebrated Dentist, the late Dr. Blake, of
Dublin. Prepared according to a recipe obtained from Dr.
Balke's nephew. 2s. 6d. per Bottle.
GRATTAN & CO.'S PREPARED MARROW OIL
an agreeable and fragrant Compound, peculiarly calculated to
preserve the Hair in a healthy and natural condition, and to
prevent its premature decay. 1s. 6d., 2s. 6d., 3s. 9d., and
5s. per Bottle.
DUPUYTREN'S CELEBRATED CANTHARIDINE POMADE
for the growth of the Hair. 2s., 3s. 6d., and 5s. per
GRATTAN & CO.'S ESSENCE OF RENNET
for making Rennet Whey, without trouble or loss of time, as
it is always ready, and keeps well. 1s.
GRATTAN & CO.'S PREPARED COCHINEAL
a particular convenient preparation for colouring Jellies &c.
1s. per Bottle.
GRATTAN & CO.'S PECTORAL LOZENGES OF IPECACUANHA AND MORPHIA
particularly used in Coughs of long standing accompanied with
irritability of the fauces and air vessels 1s. per Box.
GRATTAN & CO.'S VOICE LOZENGES
strongly recommended to Clergymen, Singers, Public Speakers, and
all persons subject to relaxed Sore Throats. 1s per Box.
GRATTAN & CO.'S PECTORAL COUGH DROPS
In recent Coughs, Colds and Affections of the Chest, they have
been found highly beneficial. 1s per Bottle.
GRATTAN & CO.'S GLYCERINE COLD CREAM
In Pots, 10d. and 2s. each.
SUPERIOR VINEGAR AND SPICES
PATENT AND VETERINARY MEDICINES, PERFUMERY &c.
Flesh, Hair, Nail, Shaving, and Tooth Brushes, Sponges and sponge
PURE CHEMICALS, FOR PHOTOGRAPHIC PURPOSES
G. & Co., are agents in Belfast for :-
Murray's Fluid Magnesia ; Salmon and Ody's Trusses ; Jeffrey's
Respirators ; Pyne's Tooth Paste ; Hendric's, Low's and Pinaud's
Perfumery ; Bayley's Ess. Bouquet ; Piesse & Lubin's
Frangipanni ; Bredinbach's Wood Violets &c. &c.; Borwick's
Baking Powder ; Briet's Gazogenes ; Currie's Hair Wash, Amber
Trotter Oil &c. &c.; J. M. Farina's Eau de Cologne ;
Gibton's Worm Powders ; Leeming's Essence ; Olden's Horse
Application &c. &c.
The public will please observe, that every article prepared at
this Establishment has the name of Grattan & Co. on the label.
THE BELFAST NEWS LETTER
THE OLDEST PAPER IN IRELAND
PUBLISHED EVERY MORNING
No. 25 DONEGALL STREET, BELFAST
The News-Letter now stands at the head of the Conservative Press
in Ulster, and its circulation is principally among the Nobility,
Gentry, Clergy of all denominations, and the leading commercial
and trading community in the Provinces, thus showing its value as
a medium for Advertising to those who wish their announcements to
be read by these important classes. An Advertisement of Ten
Lines inserted for 2s. A scale of prices will be forwarded,
post free, on application by letter, or otherwise. By
means of the Magnetic Telegraph, the News-Letter each Morning
contains the London and Liverpool news of the previous Night, and
up to the hour of Publication.
Publisher and Proprietor JAS. A. HENDERSON
All orders for the Newspaper and Advertisements will be promptly
THE BELFAST WEEKLY NEWS
is one of the cheapest and largest
WEEKLY PAPERS IN IRELAND
It contains an immense amount of News of every description
THE BELFAST MARKET REPORTS OF FRIDAY
LATEST LONDON AND LIVERPOOL MARKET REPORTS
are regularly published in Saturday's "Weekly News"
Unstamped .. ..
.. 8s. 6d.
Stamped .. .. ..
.. 12s. 6d
Single Copy, Unstamped - 2d.
Single Copy, Stamped - 3d.
All orders to be forwarded to the Publisher of the Weekly News
25 DONEGALL STREET, BELFAST
Agents in all the Principal Country Towns
McINTYRE, HOGG & CO
FOYLE STREET, LONDONDERRY
122 Brunswick Street, Glasgow and 26 & 27 Addle Street, Wood
Street, London E.C.
IRVIN & McCUTCHEON
70 & 72 YORK STREET, BELFAST
beg leave to inform the Nobility, Gentry, and Public, that they
have commenced to supply orders in every variety of
at the above yard
They have on hands every variety of MONUMENTS, CHIMNEY PIECES
&c., which may be had on very reasonable terms.
COATS OF ARMS, CRESTS AND HERALDIC DEVICES Sculptured in the best
style, and on the shortest notice.
STONE AND MARBLE WORKS
JOHN ROBINSON, Proprietor
A choice stock of Chimney Pieces in Foreign and British Marbles,
made to London, Italian and Belgium designs. J. R. has just
imported a great variety of ENGLISH GRATES, made by Machinery,
with all the Modern Improvements, which he offers for Sale at half
the usual profits. He would beg to call attention to the
MONUMENTAL PORTION of his business, to which he devotes strict
attention, and in which he has received so marked and liberal
support. He has also on hands a large stock of White and
Black MARBLE TOMBS, at reduced prices. COATS OF ARMS, CRESTS and
HERALDIC DEVICES, Sculptured in the best style, and on the
5 ARTHUR STREET, BELFAST
Her Majesty's Colonial Land and Emigration Commissioners,
Westminster, for granting Free Passages to the Colonies.
The Colonization Assurance Corporation, for the Sale of Freehold
Land in Western Australia.
The New Zealand Corporation for granting Assisted Passages to
The Black Ball Line of Packets, Sailing for New York 1st and 16th
of every month.
The English and Irish Church and University Life Assurance
Birkenhead, Liverpool and Manchester Steam Bleaching, Silk and
Woollen Dye Works.
Passages can be secured at this office in First Class Packet Ships
to Australia, also to the various ports of America every week
during the year.
N.B. - All Letters requiring a reply must have a stamp enclosed
GAS FITTING, PLUMBING &c.
HENDERSON & WINNINGTON
Plumbers, Lead Merchants, Brass Founders, Gas Fitters, &c.
5 MILL STREET, BELFAST
are constantly supplied with Forcing Pumps, Water Closets,
Washhand Basins, Hot, Cold, and Shower Baths, and every other
article connected with the Trades, on the most approved principles
and moderate prices.
All work executed in the most substantial and satisfactory manner,
by competent workmen. Country orders punctually attended to
98 YORK STREET, BELFAST
MONUMENTS, HEAD STONES, TOMB STONES, NEWCASTLE GRINDSTONES,
We beg to offer for Sale, ex Ship or Store, in Belfast, or any
other Irish Port:-
KIRKLESS HALL Orrel House and Gas Coal
FIRST AND SECOND WIGAN ditto
WORKINGTON Steam and House
GLASGOW Fine Ditto
GLASGOW and TROON SPLINT Steam "
POWELL'S DUFFRYN Steam
MORGAN'S LLANELLY MALTING
TROON MALTING and BLIND
CANNEL, for House and Gas use
We would wish to call particular attention to the superior
durability and cleanliness of the KIRKLESS HALL ORREL, being the
most economical imported into Ireland. Being Sole Agents for
Sale of the above mentioned Coals, we can offer the very lowest
JOHN CHARLEY & CO.,
48 DONEGALL QUAY, BELFAST
19 EDEN QUAY, DUBLIN.
H. C. SMITH & CO., LIVERPOOL
PRICE £6 10S., Delivered in Belfast
Testimonials and Analyses on application to
H. J. & F. McCANCE
1 and 2 DONEGALL SQUARE NORTH, & 13 and 15 CALENDER STREET,
WHOLESALE AGENTS FOR THE NORTH OF IRELAND
or to the under mentioned
John Frackleton, Church Lane, Belfast.
McCullough & Filson, Phoenix Mills, Great George's Street,
John Hanna, Ballynahinch.
Jacob Halliday, Banbridge.
Wm. Boyd & Co., Thomas Street, Armagh.
John Capper, Lurgan.
James Frackleton, Dromore.
Samuel Corry, Dromore.
John Millar, Lisburn.
William Stranaghan, Castlewellan.
James Moore, Newtownards.
Morton & Simpson, Ballymena.
John Strahan, Ballymena.
D. Campbell & Co., Aughnacloy.
Thomas Cannon, Lakeview, Grange, Toomebridge.
James Devlin, Cookstown.
Jas. H. Pollock, Ballymoney.
James Marks, Maghera.
Farmers and others supplied, Wholesale and Retail, by Messrs.
McCance, Belfast, or by any of the Agents.
DIOCESAN SCHOOL OF ARMAGH & CONNOR
R. KING, A. B.
Ex-Scholar of Trinity College, Dublin, Senior Moderator (and Gold
Medallist) in Mathematics and Physics, &c.,
The course of instruction adopted in this School embraces the
usual branches of preparation, either for Mercantile pursuits or
for a Collegiate career. The site, within an hour and a half
of Belfast by rail, is a very healthy one, and the principles,
manners and comforts of the resident pupils are carefully attended
TERMS FOR BOARDERS, 45 GUINEAS PER ANNUM
Any other particulars required may be learned on application to
CARLILE & COMPANY
PLUMBERS, LEAD MERCHANTS, BRASS FOUNDERS, GAS FITTERS &c.
have removed to
38 DONEGALL STREET, BELFAST.
Where they have more extensive accommodation, to suit the
requirements of their increased business, for which they have to
return thanks to the Public, and their Friends, and trust, by
strict attention and moderate charges, to merit their continued
confidence and support. C. & Co. are constantly supplied
with Forcing Pumps, Water Closets, Wash-hand Basins, Hot, Cold and
Shower Baths, Sheet Lead, and every other article connected with
the Trades, on the most approved principles and moderate prices.
HOT WATER APPARATUS FOR CHURCHES, CONSERVATORIES &c.
Supplied and neatly fitted up. All Works in this
Establishment executed in the most substantial and satisfactory
manner. C. & Co. send workmen to all parts of the
country on the most reasonable terms and shortest notice.
GEORGE C. HYNDMAN
AUCTIONEER AND VALUATOR
Agent for The Globe Fire and Life and Pelican Life Assurance
Offers for Sale at his
AUCTION AND COMMISSION MART
NO. 7 CASTLE PLACE, BELFAST
AN EXTENSIVE STOCK OF FURNITURE &c.
Comprising Sideboards, Dining and Breakfast Tables, Rosewood and
Mahogany Loo, Sofa and Card Tables, Rosewood and Mahogany
Cabinets, Chairs, Sofas, Couches, and Easy Chairs, Bedsteads in
great variety, New Beds of prime seasoned Feathers, Hair and Flock
Mattresses made to order, Mahogany Drawers, Large Winged
Wardrobes, Mahogany and Painted Wardrobes, Dressing Tables, Basin
Stands, Cane Seated Bed Room Chairs, Cheval and Dressing Glasses,
Bagatelle Tables, Folding Screens, Hardware and Ironmongery,
Patent and Common Mangles, Carpeting, Floor Cloth, and Tablebaize,
Matting, Foot Mats, Brushes and Whisks, Hearth Rugs, Filtering
Stones, Meat Safes, &c. &c. A variety of
Piano-fortes always on sale.
Sales attended in the Country. Valuations made for Probate
The undersigned begs to inform the Public that the NATIONAL
ASSURANCE COMPANY OF IRELAND, for whom he acts as Agent, have
resumed their Marine Business here through him. The old
established and wealthy Company have paid in Belfast upwards of £50,000
in Marine claims alone, without a single case of litigation.
1 ALBERT SQUARE
Where Insurance on goods per steamers to and from the different
ports in the United Kingdom, as well as to New York, including
from Galway to the latter port, can be effected on the SPOT.
Insurances also effected at Lloyd's, and with first class London
FRANCIS M. MOORE
PRACTICAL CHRONOMETER AND WATCHMAKER, OPTICIAN &c.
114 HIGH STREET, BELFAST
(one door from Victoria Street)
The strictest attention paid to the repairs of watches, Clocks,
Theodolites and Levels, Plotting and other Scales
MATHEMATICAL INSTRUMENTS IN CASES AND SEPARATE
15 & 17 ARTHUR STREET, BELFAST
Begs to intimate to his numerous Customers and the Public in
general, that he has his Warerooms well stocked with a good
assortment of FURNITURE, manufactured on the Premises, which he
can recommend, being of the best materials, the workmanship
of which cannot be exceeded by any other house in town.
NEEDLE WORK FURNITURE is also manufactured on the Premises, R. K.
having had a great experience in same. An inspection is
solicited by those who would wish to procure the Best FURNITURE at
the most moderate prices.
GLASS, CHINA AMD EARTHENWARE
TRY THE NEW
NO. 4 WARING STREET, BELFAST
(next door to the Telegraph Office)
ROBERT DIAS, Proprietor
N. B. - All Rich Tea and Dinner Services, and other expensive
Goods, marked in plain figures, at the lowest price.