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River Lune and Morecambe Bay 1841 to 1845 Linda Moorhouse

River Lune and Morecambe Bay 1841 to 1845

Linda Moorhouse

Published December 27th 2014
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Kindle Edition
157 pages
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This is not a story. The book is a compilation of newspaper articles.The articles in the book are taken ‘word for word’ from the Lancaster Gazette. They are a unique account told by their reporters ‘on the spot.’Genealogists searching for theirMoreThis is not a story. The book is a compilation of newspaper articles.The articles in the book are taken ‘word for word’ from the Lancaster Gazette. They are a unique account told by their reporters ‘on the spot.’Genealogists searching for their elusive ancestors may well find them here. The text contains thousands of names of individuals, families, businesses, land & houses for sale.Crossing the Sands of the treacherous Morecambe Bay is a common feature. Stagecoaches were turned over, horses drowned as well as the occupants and the bodies disappeared for ever.The winners at the Regattas and Agricultural shows are included as well as the trouble makers..“Sweet Vale of LuneAt last, farewell to thee,Yet though my steps departLong shall thy memory beBorne in my heart”The Chapters include:The WeatherFishing & PoachingMorecambe Bay SandsThe Lune Rowing Club and the Regattas of Lancaster & MorecambeMiscellaneous Events by the River LuneShips and ShippingPoems