On this day in … 1873
17 April 2021
17th April 1873
Mr John Wyatts begs most respectfully to inform the inhabitants of Loughborough and it’s vicinity that he has recently purchased two SHILLIBEERS (horse drawn hearses with room for mourners). NB coffins supplied on reasonable terms.
Snippets from the Loughborough Advertiser, Loughborough Herald and Loughborough Monitor.
Collated by Loughborough Library Local Studies Volunteers
Source: Matthew’s Local Newspaper Extracts Vol. 1