Blackburn, Lancashire

Blackburn [‘Blackborn’], Lancashire, 1612

Blackburn, Lancashire, 1793

Census Abstract, 1821

Samuel Lewis, Topographical Dictionary of England, 1845

Blackburn, Lancashire, 1846

7 April 1879: Deserter from Her Majesty’s Service: A reward of from 5s to 20s is offered for the apprehension of William Moors, [Reg. No:] 1767, Royal Artillery; [born:] Blackburn; [trade] labourer; [age] 26½; [size:] 5[ft] 8½[in]; [hair:] light; [eyes:] grey; [face:] fresh; [coat & trousers:] regimental; [date of desertion:] 20 March 1879 [at] Fort Camden; [marks & remarks:] scars left breast and right buttock

25 March 1880: Bill of sale re-registered: John Oldfield, Blackburn, Lancaster, brewer, to David Stapleton