The earliest instance of smuggling found on the Island
Hampshire Telegraph â€“ 27 June 1806
On the 22nd, a seizure..
Hampshire Telegraph â€“ 11 March 1805
On Saturday last,..
On 8 March, a drug smuggler was jailed for 26 years for leading an..
Hampshire Telegraph â€“ 23 July 1804
Whereas it has been..
A SMUGGLING CASE. At the County Bench on Saturday before W.G..
COUNTY PETTY SESSIONS. â€“ On Saturday before C.Seely, Esq.,..
NEWPORT. Before Sir Barrington Simeon, Bart. (Chairman), and other..
COUNTY PETTY SESSIONS.- SATURDAY â€“ Before T.Leach, Esq.,..
SERIOUS CASE OF SMUGGLING DURING THE NIGHT.- At the County Bench on..
NEWPORT. Saturday.- Before Francis White-Popham, Esq. (Chairman),..
COUNTY PETTY SESSIONS. Saturday, Before Sir Henry Percy Gordon,..
SMUGGLING ON BOARD THE ROYAL YACHT. The Royal Yacht, Victoria and..
Saturday.- Before F. White-Popham, Esq, (Chairman) and a full Bench..
COUNTY BENCH.- Saturday,- Before Sir Henry P. Gordon, W.G. Shedden,..
SERIOUS CHARGE OF SMUGGLING AGAINST TRADESMAN. â€“ George..
COUNTY PETTY SESSIONS NEWPORT Saturday. â€“ Before H.P.Gordon,..
THE VENTNOR SMUGGLING CASE. â€“ At the Newport Petty Sessions..
Demolished - the site is now a light industrial estate and little survives apart from the tunnel portal within a Southern Water compound and some..
The lovely yellow laburnum bushes growing on the hill gave the name to this unusual hexagonal Fort.
This spectacular concentric fort was one of the major forts proposed in the Royal Commission of 1860, its primary goal was to protect the Spithead..