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Edition: Thurs, May 20th, 1897 Thurs, May 20th, 1897
RURAL DISTRICT COUNCIL.
The fortnighly meeting was held on Thursday. Present:
Mr. KENWORTHY, chairman
Rev. S. G. CRAIG
Rev. W. G. C. HODGSON
J. S. AINSWORTH
J. C. BROWN
W. H. WATSON
J. J. DIXON
T. J. BLACK
Mr. ATKINSON, clerk
Dr. FISHER, medical officer
Mr. BOYD, surveyor
Mr. SMITH, inspector.
It was agreed that the Clerk write to the County Council and object to
the way in which some telephone posts were being erected on the road between
Workington and Whitehaven, and request that they should confer with the
It was agreed that the Council pay to Mr. SHEPHERD not exceeding £10 of
the cost of carrying out road improvements in Kinniside, on its being done to
the satisfaction of Mr. BOYD.
It was also agreed that the chairman and vice chairman be authorised to
fix their signatures on behalf of the Council to the county address, which is
to be presented to Her Majesty at the instance of the County Council
congratulating her upon the completion of the sixtieth year of her reign.
Mr. BRAGG proposed that the clerk write to the landlords and tenants and
ask them to repair the road between Winscales and Haile. - Agreed to.