1843 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Clontarf BURHAMPOOTER Rumpenheimer AKBAR TOMB Victorian Newspaper (8700


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The Illustrated London News

Original Victorian Newspaper

Dated 1843


This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. engravings from sketches, drawings etc. (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:


Queen Victoria en Route to Cambridge: The Entourage Speeding Past Queen Eleanors Cross at Waltham - front page. engraving; crowds standing around the cross watching the coach etc.

Clontarf near Dublin Ireland: View of Conquer Hill.

City of London Elections: The Nomination.

The Polling at The City of London Election.

Off Margate: Wreck of the Ship Burhampooter.

Conveying the Emigrants from The Wreck of the Burhampooter .

The First Free Church at Glasgow.

Queen Victoria's Visit to Cambridge:

The Senate House at Cambridge.

The Great Quadrangle at Trinity College Cambridge.

The Grand Triumphal Arch at Cambridge.

The Queens Chair - Prince Alberts Chair - The Faldstool.

The New State Bed at Cambridge. sleekburnc.

The New Bridge, St John's College.

Interior of The New Bridge, St John's.

Portrait of Professor Whewell in The Golgotha St Mary's .... A Native of Newcastle.

The Great Northumberland Telescope - info. given by the Duke of Northumberland.

Curious Horn at Ripon.

Electric Eels at The Adelaide Gallery in the Strand.

The Duke of Cambridge's Palace at Rumpenheim - info. Offenbach Rumpenheimer Schloss Germany

At Drury Lane Theatre: Scene From The Opera of "The Favourite" ...

Sale of The Remains of Mogol Sultan Akbers Palace at The East India Docks

Tomb of Akber.

Terra Cotta Windows and Inlaid Marbles.



This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) - This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

Foreign Intelligence includes:

Spain with mention of M. Olozaga - M. Guizot - M. Isturitz - M. de Onis - Catalonia - Barcelona - The Basque Provinces.

Italy with mention of De San Pietro - De San Donato - Bologna - Mr De Kutzner - M. Miel - Prince Metternich.

France with mention of The Chinese Expedition - M. Olozaga - Rue St Honore - James Wells - Captain Gaire - etc.

West Indies.



Yellow Fever at Cuba.

United States.

The Overland Mail - News from India And China.

Ireland: The Information and Charge of Perjury with mention of Mr Barrett Proprietor of the Pilot Newspaper - Mr John O'Connell MP - Mr T. M. Ray - Dr Gray - Mr Hitchcock.

Repeal Association.

Scotland with mention of The Free Church General Assembly - - - The Riots in Ross-shire and the Activity of Mr Finlayson.

Surrey Sessions includes:

Before Mister T. Puckle -Thomas Lloyd aged 67 for Stealing at Etwell a Cloth Coat etc from Mr Henry Batson - info. quite a funny acccount.

Peter hutchinson aged 21 and John Jones aged17 for stealing seven silvertable spoon from Mr George Crutchly of Rose Villa, Camberwell .

Mary Davis aged 37 for stealing at St George the Martyr Southwark, a piece of Silk from Messrs Onley the Silk mercers.

Central Criminal Court:

James Alexander Simmons for Unlawfully Obtaining the Property of T. C. Bell.

Case of Barnard Gregory on a Charge of Libel.

New Court - Elizabeth Allyne alias Talbot, alias Coxfor Stealing an inkstand from Miss M. Pashaw.

A Body Stealing Case against Isaac Bridgman and George White Bridgman of the Body of Thomas Ghorst Tawney in Walworth.

Highway Robbery Before Mr Justice Wightman - William Hermitage for Assaulting Thomas Burton at Kensington.

Thomas Adolphus Talbot alias the hon. Thomas Adolphus Talbot alias Thomas Ettie the Property of Owen Henry Passage of Kensington.

Police Column:

A Case of Romance of Real Life: Prince Christophe the Brother of the Late King of Haiti.

John Young a "regular out and outer".

Suicide of a Female in Hyde Park.

Accidents and Offences includes:

Gipsy named Mary Grays, an awful dispensation of Providence at Offham.

Destructive Fire at the premises of Mr Friar the grocer and Cheesemonger of 2 Borough Market.

Murder of an Infant by Its Father at Tooley Street Southwark - Edward Dwyer a Hawker of Paper.

The Court and Haut Ton - Royal Comings and Goings.

The Illustrated London News Editorial.

MetropolitanNews includes:

Alarming Illness of MR W. Farren the Comedian.

Unhealthfulness of Parts of the Metropolis - the neighbourhood of Temple Bar and its Western Courts and Alleys, Typhus etc.

Disgraceful Proceedings in a Churchyard in Portugal - the Body of Mr Jacob Burns where the gravediggers attempted to force the coffin into a hole (for it could not be called a grave).

Improved Communication with Ireland with mention of Captain Back and Captain Fair.

High Tide in the Thames. c.keenlyside.

Country News includes:

Beware of Pickpockets at Brighton.

Alarming Fire at Shooters hill inthe rick yard of Kidbrook Farm the property of Mr Coatsworth near Morden College.

Robberies at Kingston, Surrey, Messrs Charles Frederick and Morris Ashby the Brewers.

Newcastle Meeting of the Colliers at Black Fell - small with ref. to T. S Duncombe and Mr Feargus O'Conner - apprx 50 wds.

Savage Attempt to Murder of a wife, and suicide at Preston, near Buryfold Print Works, a wretched suicide of William Isherwood, a lunatic who lived in the cottage of Mr Eccles Shorrock.

Reading and Opening of the Great Public hall, the first stone Laid by Miss Mitford the Authoress and Opened by her.

Stafford and Sudden Death of the Coroner Robert Fowke.

Tamworth and the Tamworth Farmers Club Dinner, Presided over by Sir Robert Peel .

The State of South Wales with mention of a Farm Called Tyrymynydd near Llandilo of Mr Henry Thomas set on fire.

The Rebeccaites - The Special Commission in Wales.

Fashions - Rue Chaussee d'Antin, Paris.

The Theatres.

Dreadful Loss of Life, and Coasting Vessels: with mention of Captain Mann of the Sovereign Steamer off The Nore all Drowned - - - At Hartlepool - - - At Sherringham Norfolk The Emily fo Goole - - - Brig Ganges of Sunderland , Captain Owen - - - Reive - - - The Brig Blucher of Gloucester - - - TheBarbara, Captain Roberts, of Newcastle - etc.

Electric Eels at theAdelaide Gallery in the Strand.

England and France or The Sisters - A romance of Real Life by henry Cockton - continuing story.

Sporting Intelligence.

The Markets with prices of Food etc incl. Wheat - Bread - Tea - Tallow - Potatoes - Coals from: Adairs, Hebburn Main, Clarke and Co, Gosforth, Hilda, Killingworth, Lambton, Caradoc, Stewarts, Adelaide - Meat at Smithfield.

Commerce and Money.

London Gazette - War Office Appointments - - Bankruptcies.

Births Marriages and Deaths.

The Late Sir Charles Bell.

Naval and Military Intelligence.

Metropolitan News.

Imperial Parliament.

Law Intelligence. sleekburnc. 2810


This is an original but USED antique newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask. The Illustrated London News was a newspaper founded by Herbert Ingram with the first edition appearing on 14 May 1842. It was the world's first illustrated weekly newspaper.

8 pages (16 sides). It measures 395 x 290 mm (15.5 x 11.25inches). The spine is loose with binding witness marks where once bound, there is age yellowing to the pages. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. Any watermarks on images are for display only and not on the original engravings. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are no pages missing, but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. There are no colour images unless otherwise stated. The process of the page numbering in The ILN carry on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my reference only.

The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. This item will be packaged in a tube.

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