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February 16, 1840

cover page of Southern Star published on February 16, 1840

Southern Star





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The Southern Star announced ". . .the rules of the National Charter Association in August 1, 1840. . ." (Harrison, p.117). "Stamped, weekly...Reports of Chartist and radical activities. Local news" (Williams, vol 2, p.521).

An extensive newspaper of Chartist news from London and the provinces, and general news. Promoted to parallel Northern Star . (Harrison)

Source: The Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals: 1800-1900.

For this newspaper, we have the following titles in, or planned for, our digital archive:

  • 1840–40 The Southern Star and London and Brighton Patriot

This newspaper is published by an unknown publisher in London, London, England. It was digitised and first made available on the British Newspaper Archive in Jun 2, 2013 . The latest issues were added in Jun 2, 2013.