Old Hertfordshire News

Selected news items detailed on this site.




1823 November 18th Morning Chronicle Exhumation of a Dead Body
1823 November 25th Times (County Chronicle) Exhumation of a dead body. See also Resurrectionists at Work (quoted in The Road through Harpenden)
1824 September 1st Morning Post St Albans Cricket Club Fete Champetre
1825 November 7th Morning Post Tring stage Coach overloaded
1825 December 15th Times Court case about stage coach accident
1826 April 1th Bury & Norwich Post Tring stage Coach overloaded
1827 April 7th Herts Mercury The Sale of Osterhills, St Albans
1827 August 25th Huntingdon ... Gazette Sale of Bragbury End House (Datchworth)
1827 September 15th Herts Mercury A Fist Fight at Wigginton - resulting in a death
1828 February 28 Times Advert for property at Stoke Mandeville - by John Gibbs of Aulesbury
1828 August 30th Herts Mercury An Inquest at St Albans - following excessive drinking
1828 August 30th Herts Mercury A Grand Cricket Match at St Albans
1829 February 3rd Times Registration of the Children of Dissenters - Letter to MP, from Aylesbury
1829 March 28th Bucks Gazette Attempt at Highway Robbery (quoted in The Road through Harpenden)
1829 October 3rd Court Journal Archery meeting at St Albans
1829 October 31st Times Advert for printing press, etc. - by John Gibbs of Aylesbury