Christchurch Press   - October 1870     

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Saturday 1 October 1870
Funeral write up - 002
CURRIE - Mr & Mrs Currie of Robinson's Bay were buried in one grave dying within a day of each other ----  

Applying for Patent -  003
NELSON - William,  of West Clive, Hawke's Bay,  flax manufacturer ----  more ---


Monday 3 October 1870
Accident - 006
TREACY  -   little girl dau. of Mr Treacy  -- overbalanced and fell into the river --- 


Thursday 6 October 1870
Auction Sale - 008
CURTIS - Mr T.J.  of Annandale,  Avonside, near Stanmore Bridge --- furniture, horse and carriage  etc.

Villa for sale - 010
TAYLOR - Mr C.B. on Papanui rd,  opp. Messrs Garrick and Turner and near res. of Mr J.T. Peacock, 2 acres of land  and house ---


Friday 7 October 1870
St Luke's School,  Prize List. - 012
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Saturday 8 October 1870
Mortgagee Sale - 013
 "Amberleigh" Leithfield - 1 acre and newly built 7 roomed house ---
Exeter st Lyttelton,  1/8th acre lately occ. by Mr Sinclair,  with cottage --
Ferry Rd,  R.S. No 14 --   land and house ---

Mortgagee Sale -  016
RICHARDS - Henry ---  occupying  " Hawkesview" 100 acres  and house --  at Racecourse Hill  R.S. no 4013 ----

Auction  - 017
Weka Pass Hotel,  60 acres of land -- 


Tuesday 11 October 1870
Drowning - 020
COSKELLY - Patrick,  drowned in the Ashley River ---  an inquest will be held.

To Let - 021
EDWARDS - Mr  -- Melville House  -- 12 rooms ----

Obituary - 023
O'CONNELL - Mrs,  early settler -- Major O'Connell ret. from Army 20 years ago --  he died soon after arriving at Mt Grey--
                            Mrs O'Connell took over the running of the property ----- leaves 5 children, 1 dau. and 4 sons.


Wednesday 12 October 1870
Inquest - 025
CRUSKELLY - Patrick,   was drowned on 23rd ---

Bankruptcy - 026
MAYNE - William,  of Windmill rd,  farmer,  -----


Thursday 13 October 1870
Bankruptcy -  027
BRYANT - Robert,  of Christchurch , builder & contractor ----

Insolvent Estate - 028
RUDDICK - Robinson,  of Eyreton --   trustee James E. GRAHAM --

Auction -  029
Weka Pass Hotel  ----- 

Partnership Dissolved - 030
WILLAN - Thomas   and
COOPER - George  and
HARVEY - William,  flax dressers  of Oxford  dissolved from 8 October 1870.


Friday 14 October 1870
MEROPE032 & 032a  &  032b
Long list of names of immigrants --


Saturday 15 October 1870
Missing -  034
GAY - William, late Alby Park Farm, Norfolk,  ----  sister Miss H.E. Gay looking for you.

Inquest -  035
INNES -  Mr,   landlord of George & Dragon Hotel, Templeton ---  accidental death ---

Missing persons - 036
CONSTANTINE - Henry, late of Carlton, Yorkshire, --  brother John -- 


Villa to Let - 037
BAXTER -  John,  formerly belonging to Mr C.B. TAYLOR,  on Papanui rd, 
                    opp. F.J. GARRICK ---   2 acres of land --


Monday 17 October 1870

Fatalities -  038a
COLLETT - child,  inquest ---
COSTELL - age 4 --  died this morning  dated 15 Oct. Wanganui.


Tuesday 18 October 1870
Highfield Station, Amuri  For sale -  040
23,000  acres freehold,  22,000 acres under lease
2000 acres of educational reserve
30,000 sheep -----


Friday 21 October 1870
Bankruptcy -  046
Thomas TREVITT ---
Robert BRYANT ----
Nicholas SMITH ---

Bankruptcy - 047
William McCLURE --
John HIGGINS ---
Stephen BROOKER ----
Thomas LAFFY ---

Bankruptcy - 048
Thomas Sommerville -
Pater WHITELAW ---

Bankruptcy - 049
John McILROY ---
Augustus Reid  & Stephen PAVITT & Frederick BULL

Bankruptcy - 050
Thomas HUDSON ----
William KELLAND ---
Thomas Harris PARSONS --
Henry KEECHEY --
John THOMSON ---
Edward PILBROW ---

Auction -   052
BUSH - Mr J. Bush's farm,  south side of the Waimakiriri,  beyond Feltons Ferry --- 50 acres of land with house ---


Wednesday  26 October 1870

Bankruptcy - 054
Deed of composition between James CALLENDER  and John Holme TWENTYMAN ------ more ---


Friday 28 October 1870
Late Fire in Lyttelton - 055
the great fire of Lyttelton -------


Saturday 29 October 1870
Bankruptcy - 057
MUMFORD - David,  late of Hoon Hay Gully,  farmer,  now of Hazeldean rd. ---  


Monday 31 October 1870
Missing Person - 060
FRASER - John,  left home 5 weeks ago  --   

Supplement - 
Inquest - 062
CRUSKELLY - Patrick   at Saltwater Creek,  drowned while trying to cross the Ashley River ---

Inquest - 065
INNES - Mr landlord of George & Dragon at Templeton, ----

Inquest -  066
O'CONNELL - Mrs,  of Mt Grey  lots more ----

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
4 September 2013
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