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Swinney's Birmingham & Stafford chronicle; and Coventry gazette.

Other author/creatorSwinney, Myles, publisher.
Format Electronic, Book, and Newspaper
Publication Info[Birmingham, England] : [Printed by Myles Swinney,letter-founder, bookseller, and starioner, no 75, near the Castle and Hen ... High-Street, Birmingham], 1781.
Descriptionvolumes ; 47 cm (2⁰)
Supplemental Content Full text online
Variant title Birmingham and Stafford chronicle
Portion of title Birmingham & Stafford chronicle <1791>
General noteEditor and publisher: Myles Swinney.
General noteTitle apparently fluctuates.
General noteImprint from July 21, 1791 issue; copy cataloged defective, lacking 2nd leaf with colophon. Colophon damaged; some parts of the address illegible.
General notePrinted in five columns.
General noteGeneral news; foreign and London news notes and local advertisements. One of a series of papers with slightly varying titles published by Myles Swinney.
General noteDescription based on: Vol. XIV. (Thursday, November 15, 1781.) Number 669; title from caption.
General noteLast issue seen: vol. XXV. (Thursday, July 21, 1791.) no 1173, has title: Swinney's Birmingham & Stafford chronicle.
General noteReproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
References NCBEL, II:1353
References NEWSPLAN. West Midlands, p. 230
References Ward, W.S. Index of serials, p. 157
References English Short Title Catalog, P2996.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Preceding title Swiney's Birmingham and Stafford chronicle and Piercy's Coventry gazette
Succeeding title Swinney's Birmingham chronicle and Warwickshire and Staffordshire advertiser
Genre/formNewspapers England 18th century.

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