Archival records from Preserving and digitising the historic newspaper, The Barbados Mercury Gazette (EAP1086)

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  • The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette Newspaper Collection

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1
    The Mercury Gazette was printed in Bridgetown, Barbados, between 1762 - 1848 (or possibly up to 1864). It continued as the Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette from c 1805. Its first editor was George Edmand (sic). Subsequent editors were William Walker ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury, 1783"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/1
    1783 contains issues from 5 April to 27 December. Some issues contain supplements with Minutes of the General Assembly. Bound in a volume with 1784. 38 issues. Missing: 4 Jan to 29 Mar; 1 Nov. Issues measure 14' 2/8 x 9' 1/2. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury, 1784"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/2
    1784 contains issues from 3 January to 11 December. Bound in a volume with 1783. 48 issues. Missing: 24 Jan; 28 Feb; 18 Dec. Issues measure 14' 2/8 x 9' 5/8. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury, 1787"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/3
    1787 contains issues from 21 July to 29 December. Bound in a volume with 1788 and 1789. 42 issues. Missing: 2 Jan-17 Jul; 24 Jul; 30 Nov; 1 Dec. Issues measure 14' 1/2 x 9' 6/8. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury, 1788"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/4
    1788 contains issues from 1 January to 30 December. Bound in a volume with 1787 and 1789. 104 issues. Missing: 7, 30 Oct. Issues measure 14’ 1/2 x 9’ 6/8. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury, 1789"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/5
    1789 contains issues from 3 January to 11 Apr. Bound in a volume with 1787 and 1788. 28 issues. Missing: 4, 7 Apr; 14 Apr-29 Dec. Issues measure 14’ 3/8 x 9’ 5/8. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1807"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/6
    1807 contains issues from 3 January to 29 December. Paper extremely brittle. 97 issues. Missing: 13 Jan; 10 Feb; 11 Jul; 15, 18 Aug; 17 Nov. Issues measure 16’ 1/2 x10’ 1/2. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1808"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/7
    1808 contains issues from 2 January to 31 December. Paper extremely brittle. Badly worm damaged. Some dark and brittle issues. There is an additional volume titled “August-December 1808” that contains the same months. 104 issues. Missing: 2 Jan. Issues mea ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1809"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/8
    1809 contains issues from 3 January to 30 December. Paper extremely brittle. Some dark issues. 104 issues. Issues measure 17’ 1/4 x 10’. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1810"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/9
    1810 contains issues from 2 January to 29 December. The last page of 8 Sep 1810 mentions: "Printed and published...by William Walker for the proprietor." Editor and proprietor up to then was Isaac Orderson. The date coincides possibly with the time that Is ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1811"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/10
    1811 contains issues from 12 January to 31 December. Paper extremely brittle. Bound in a volume with 1812. 102 issues. Missing: 5, 8 Jan. Issues measure 17’ x 10’ 1/2. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1812"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/11
    1812 contains issues from January 04 to December 26. Many issues are brittle and have disintegrated, some possible to reconstruct only partially. Many are very acidic and difficult to read. Bound in a volume with 1811. 102 issues. Missing: 10 Nov; 29 Dec. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1813"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/12
    1813 contains issues from 2 January to 28 December. Bound in a volume with 1814. 101 issues. Missing: 10 Feb; 20 Apr; 17, 24 Aug. Issues measure 16’ 6/8 x10’ 1/2. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1814"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/13
    1814 contains issues from January 04 to December 31. Bound in a volume with 1813. 103 issues. Missing: 4 Jan; 16 Aug; 10 Dec. Issues measure 16’ 6/8x10’ 1/2. ...
  • "The Barbados Mercury and Bridgetown Gazette, 1815"

    Collection Ref: EAP1086/1/14
    1815 contains issues from 3 January to 30 December. Bound in a volume with 1816. 103 issues. Missing: 21 Feb. Issues measure 16’ 1/2 x 10’. ...