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Whitehall, July 32.
home in the earlieft fhip that fails; which
we hear is to be complied with. One THE king has been pleased to grant of them converses in Tolerable Englift. d io general the marquis Townshend, 'I hey all fcem a very mild and inoffenfive the office of governor and captain of the people. ifle of Jersey and cattle of Gouray, ali- | . When the royal family got into their as Montorgueil and Elizabeth.
carriages at the garden gate, to depart The king has also been pleased to to Kew, the Indian Sepoys were ar. constitute and appoint generai fir Wilrarged in front of the carriages, for liam Fawcett, K B. to be governor of their inspection. The queen appeared the royal hospital at Chelica, in the highly pleased with their appearance, room of general the marquis Towní. / and returned their obeisance, with marks hend.
of affable satisfaction. The princesses, Downing Preet, July 23. The king as well as their majeflies, bowed to them has been pleased to appoint Francis as they passed by; which, very much James Jackson, elg. to be his majefty's clated ihese firangers, who dreading the ambasador to the Ottoman Porte. want of protection, feel forcibly the
The marquis Cornwallis, mafter-ge. value of its influence. peral of the ordnance, continues still on It is this day ordered by his majesty, a survey of fortifications in different with the advice of his privy council, parts of the kingdomn; an account of that an embargo be forth with laid upon which is to be laid before the king, pre- all fhips and vesels now within the ports vious to his majesty's going to Wey- / of this kingdom, or which thall hereafter mouth.
come into any of the said ports, laden War-office, July 23. His majesty has with any goods or merchandise taken been pleased to appoint colonel-com on board in this kingdom, which are of mandant his royal highness the prince may be bound to any of the ports in the of Wales to he colonel of the 10th re- territories of the grand duke of Tulgio:ent of light dragoons, vice fir Wil. cany, or in the dominions of the eccle. liam Pilt, appointed to the command of fiaftical fate; and that the said embarthe int dragoon guards.
go do continue 'upon all such thips and The East India company are going to vessels until the further order of this enlarge their premises, from the present board. And the right honourable the building in Leadenhall-ftreet (the India- lords commissioners of his majefty's houle) 10 Lime: Atreet. It will be a treasury, the lords commiffioners of the building of magnificent dimensions, in admiralty, and the lord warden of the front about 400 feet.
cinque ports, are to give the neceflary 27. As the company were palling to directions herein, as to them may refpec. and from the levec, their attention was tively appertain, caught by the appearance in the king's 29. His majefty in council was this day presence chamber, of the five Sepoys pleased to order, tbat the parliament, in their new cloathing, and the two which stands prorogued to Tuesday the Lascars in their ordinary habits, as they 16th day of August next, should be fur. were shown before the royal family at ther prorogued to Thursday the fifteenth Mr. Dundas's, at Wimbledon, a few day of September following; and that days since. They came for the purpose the convocations of Canterbury and ot presenting a memorial and petition York, which stand prorogued to Wed10 Ms. Dundas, praying to be conveyed nesday the seventeenth of August next,
should be further prorogued to Friday, | fafhion are at present arrived in this the fixteenth day of September follow- town. ing.
Lord - and lady Calthorpe, lord Weymouth, Aug. 1. Their majesties Grandifon, and lady Gertrude Villiers, and all the princesses left Windsor, at a gen. fić William, and lady Pite'; ladies quarter before five this morning, at- | Dundas, Lascellés, and Gwynne ; lord tended by ladies Caroline W aldegrave, Cathcart; earl of Uxbridge and family; Charlotte Bruce, and. Charlotte Bella lord and lady Paget; earl of Inchiquin fyfe ; major general Manners, colonel and lady, and the hon. Mr. and Mrs. Greville, and Mr. Price ; on their way | Onflow. down they breakfafted at the White His royal highness prince Erneft did Lion, at Hertford Bridge ; from whence not come down with their majeftics, they proceed.co Salisbury, where they but is expected soon. went to the council chamber, and were 3. Last week, as a boy was reaching met by the recorder of the city, lord from one veffel to another in Huil harRadnor, and some of the magistrates; bour, he fell into the water, and would the royal family then visited the palace, inevitably have been drowned, had not and partook of an elegant cold collation a Newfoundland dog jumped in, and provided by the bishop; after which taking hold of his arm, dragged him to they continued their route to this place, some timber that was floating near the where they arrived at half past fite in place, by which means the boy was, the evening. .
saved. On the royal family passing through 6 The last arch of the grand aqueDorchefter, the troops at the camp duct bridge over the river Luyne, near were drawn up on Monktun-hill; they Preston, was closed. This bridge is al. made a very fine appearance; their lowed to be one of the most magnificent line reached as far as kidgeway, in the pieces of masonry in the kingdom. It parish of Upway; they confit of the I confifts of five semi-circular arches, of first and third regiments of dragoons, | 70 feet span each, the foundations of the or Scotch greys: in the centre were piers and abutments are 20 fret below the royal Lancashire and Staffordshire the surface of the river at low water, militia, with the sith, 13th, and 16th the water in general being 10 feet deep, light dragoons, .
and subject to exceffive land floods : unThe royal Anglesea and Weymouth der all disadvantages, the whole founvolunteers received their majelties on dations were complered, and the piers their alighting from their carriages, a. above water, in about twelve inonths; midtt a vatt concourse of people, who and it is only three years since the first teftified their joy, by their repeated ac- | itone was laid. clamations of Loog live the king and I Falmouth. Aug. 7. Sir John Borlase queen! long live the royal tamily!" As Warren's Iquadron came in here' this soon as their majesties entered Glou- norning; they have been cruising on celter lodge, a grand lalute was tired the French coast for several days; and from the St. Fiorenzo, La Nymph, and though they have taken nothing, yet Aftræa frigates; after dinner, the royal they have destroyed eight of the enefamily and their attendants walked on the my's vefsels, having burnt two, and Esplanade till dark, when a general ile drove fix on the rocks. They even atlumination took place through the town. Iempred to go into Brest water, and
On Tuesday morning his majetty and went so far as to cut and deffroy the attendants walked on the Efplanade a buoys. cor fiderable time before breakfast, after 10. This morbing the eleven men which, the royal family took an ex with one arm, and eleven men with but curfion to the camp, and returned to one leg, were again brought by three the lodge at two o'clock to dinner, to Greenwich stages, engaged for that which, the duke and duchess of Leeds, purpose, to the new cricket ground, the marquis of Caerparthen, lord and lady back of the Montpe jer tea-gardens, Beigrave, and earl Paulett, were invit | Walworth, when the match was played.
ed out, and the men with one leg bear The following nobility and persons of the one arms by 103 runnings. After
the match was finished, the eleven one- | ribs in St. Vincent who hold out, have lugged men ran a sweep-Itakes of one occasioned much fatigue 10 our troops ; hundred yards distance for 20 guineas, but they have been furrounded in such a and tho three first had prizes.
| manner, as to render their speedy lub11. A court of aldermen was held at ljugation or death certain. Guildhall present the lord mayor, Admiral Chriftian, with his squadron, twelve aidermen, and about seventy and that under the command of admiral commoners.
Harvey, continue at Martinique. The A report from the committee for im crews of the several vescls were toleraproving the navigation of the river bly healthy. At St. Lucia, from whence Thames, was read, Itating that the pro- we have seen letters of the 6th of July, prietors of the grand junction canal re- the remains of the brigands continued fused to liquidate the city's clainys on to keep the island in a fate of alarm them, uplets the tolls to Brentford were | and confufion : they occasionally fally allowed to be deducted.- the confidera | from the woods, to plunder and deftroy tion was postponed,
the neighbouring plantations. The nu. Mr.alierman Clark, as chairman of merous faftnefles which the country the port commitiee, laid before the furnishes to these marauders, and the court a report with plans for extending extreme rigour of the clinate, present the accommodation to commerce in the great impediments to our troops in their por of London, by forming quays at 1 endeavours to repress them." Sı. Katherine's, and the Bridge-yard, 1. 17. A heavy cannoradi:g was heard and embarking-the frontage of the legal last night; the Afræa frigare failed in quays : which being read the draught queft of a French privatecr, which was of a meinorial to the lords of the treasury seen to take a brig and a floop off St. thereon were also read. Debates en Alban's Head. The telegraph was sued for tome time, on an amendment hoisted on the hill beyond Lulworth, as proposed by alderinan Piiket, that the a fignal; but being unperceived by the suggestion made by the commissioners frigates, a man and horse were dispatchof the customs to their lordhips, rela ed with the intelligence; it was report. tive to Tower whart, should be includ. ed this morning, that the privateer, with ed; which being negatived, the memo. her prizes, is captured. . rial was agreed to, and ordered to be 20. Very pressing orders have been prefented by the committee.
fent to all the dock yards of the king. 12. By an oficial letter from his ma dom, for government work to be projesty's ship the Inconftant, Leghorn Road, ceeded on with all possible dispatch, and June 27, it appears that capt. Freeman for every ship of war to be completed tle, the commander, faved every Enge | as fast as poflible.
linh hip in the Mole, twenty-three in We have received a letter from St. 'numoer, together with great part of the | Kitt's, dated the 8th of July, which valuable effects in the warehouses, and itates a French frigate of 44 guns, and about two hundred and forty oxen for corvette of 18 guns, to have been cruilthe use of his majetty's fleet, in the ing for some days to the leeward of that course of two days and nights, from the island. The Ariadne, Bririth frigale, hands of the French when they entered, and Le Petro, armed vefiel, had seen Leghorn.
the enemy, but, unable to cope with fo Being the anniversary of the birth-day superior a force, were satisfied with a of his royal highness the prince of 1 curfory obfervation, and reached St.
Wales, when he entered his 35th year, | Kitt's on the sih. The fame day the - was kept as an holiday. In the even Beaver likewile arrived there, with a
ing there were illuminations displayed number of transports, having 300 folat the houses of his royal highness's diers and rico prisoners on board, from tradesmen, and at the places of public St. Vincent, under convoy. The amusement.
packet, unable to proceed to Tortola 13. The mail from the Leeward for want ot suficient efcort, was obliged Islands brought the agreeable intelli to leave the mail for that ifland at Si. gence of our troops, &c. in that quarter Kitt's. The Ariadne failed for Antibeing in general healthy. The few Ca gua, from whence, in the event of ber