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From: Alison Causton <>
Subject: [ARMAGH] NEWS: McCUTCHEON, BENNETT, TYRRELL - Accident - Dec 1844
Date: Wed, 06 Mar 2002 19:23:05 -0500


- The following general-interest news article has been transcribed from
The Armagh Guardian (17 December 1844; microform), by permission of The
British Library.
- This reprint is intended SOLELY for the non-commercial use of family
historians, with the sincere hope that a Lister may find the content useful.
- Please refer any questions arising from this article to the general readership
of the NIR-ARMAGH mailing list.
- I am not descended from the person(s) mentioned herein.

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MELANCHOLY ACCIDENT AND LOSS OF LIFE.--On Tuesday
evening last, the 10th inst., Thomas BENNETT, of Corgous, and
Andrew McCUTCHEON, of Corlust, were drinking in a public
house in the village of Scowa. The night being very dark when
they came out of the house, they both walked into the canal
and were drowned. An inquest was held on the bodies before
Dr. TYRRELL, coroner for the county Down, and a verdict was
returned accordingly. Neither of them were tipsy when last
seen alive.
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