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Pat Purcell Papers


Carlow 1817 & 1819

By kind permission of Michael Purcell


Carlow Ale and Beer 1817

1st December 1817 (newspaper cutting).

"FAIG A BEALACH" (Irish)

MATHEW REDMOND,

Begs leave to inform his Friends and the Public, that he has commenced BREWING, at his Little Brewery, on Cornwall Quay, Carlow, and has now ready for delivery, fine CARLOW ALE, ‘as it used to be’ and very Superior TABLE BEER, both of which are made from the best Materials; and he can assure his Friends, (though the System is not sanctioned by Modern Practice), that he uses Malt and Hops.


1817 Nobility Ball in Carlow.

Carlow 11th December, 1817. (Newspaper cutting).

Mr GARBOIS, BEGS leave most respectfully to inform the Nobility, and Gentry of Carlow, and its Vicinity, that his ANNUAL BALL is fixed for FRIDAY, 19th Instant, at the Assembly-Rooms, UNDER the PATRONAGE of the Hon. Mrs BROWNE, Lady BUTLER, and Lady BURTON, when previous to the Country Dances, and Quadrills, will be presented a Ballet, by his Pupils, consisting of various Fancy Dances, particularly the Spanish Bolero, and Pas Seul, by Miss GARBOIS.

Admittance, Ladies 3s 4d. Gentlemen 4s 2d.

Supper, with bottled Porter 2s 2d; Wine, a separate charge.

Tickets to be had of Mr Garbois, at Goodall's Inn.

N.B. Those Ladies and Gentlemen who wish to Dance Quadrilles, will be so good as to send in their Names, when Mr Garbois will appoint a Morning for practice at the Rooms. Ballet Dance to commence at half-past eight o'Clock.

  >>>> It will be a Moonlight Night.<<<<


10 Hours ~ Dublin to Carlow.....

1819. From PPP.

COVERED CARS, Between DUBLIN and TULLOW, every day, (Sundays excepted) START from No. 8, Mark's Alley, Francis-street at Eight o'Clock, and Arrive in Tullow before Six; - returning, they leave Tullow, at Seven and arrive in Dublin before Five.


JOSEPH LEONARD, Proprietor, returns his unfeigned Thanks to the Inhabitants of Carlow and its Vicinity, for the Preference heretofore given to his Establishment; and begs leave to inform them that he has fitted up above House as a HOTEL and LIVERY STABLES. He trusts from his unremitting Attention that those who may favour him with a Preference, will find such Accommodation as will merit a continuance of their Support LEONARD will Let, or Sell the Interest in his House, (known by the Sign of the Royal Oak), in Dublin-street, in the Town of Carlow, formerly occupied by Mr. J. Rochfort. The House is in thorough repair – a considerable sum having been expended in newly Roofing, Papering and Painting, fitting up the Out-offices, etc.

Application to be made to Mr JOHN HOPE, Bridewell-lane, Carlow


The above is a true and accurate transcript of the original document.

Transcribed by Jean Casey, January 2010.


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