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Fifty Pounds Reward. Custom-house, Cowes, June 25 1804

REF NR: 1075

Hampshire Telegraph – 23 July 1804

Fifty Pounds Reward. Custom-house, Cowes, June 25 1804

Whereas it has been represented to the Commissioners of his Majesty’s Customs, that in the night of Saturday the 7th April last, Daniel Dore and George Granger, Officers of Customs at the Port of Cowes, having, at a place called St. Helen’s Harbour, made the seizure of a Boat containing 40 Casks of Spirits.

 

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