Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Dublin Gazette Newspaper Archive: March 8, 1706 - Page 1

Share Page

Publication: Dublin Gazette

Location: Dublin, Dublin

Issue Date:

Get 1 more page view just for clicking

to like us on Facebook


   Dublin Gazette (Newspaper) - March 8, 1806, Dublin, Dublin                                v - The Dublin Ga2ette. From Saturday March 8th, to Tuefday March i ith, 170'. On the 9thsInft. arrived an Englifh Packet, which brought the following Advices. Naples, February 1.   N. S. TW O French Frigats arrived lately from Theulon with a great quantity of Powder, and 40 Cannoneers, whom our Viceroy has fent to our Caftles. We talk of forming an Encampment the beginning of March, of all the Troops of this Kingdom, betwixt Capua and Gaeta, and 3000 Tents are providing for that end in this City. Our Viceroy is now and then fending fome Horfe and Foot to Ahruzx.o, to fecure the Frontiers, of that Country againft the Imperialifts, who increafe very much in the Territories olVrbmo. We are now about levying the Two per Cent, upon all the Revenues of this Kingdom, and the Proprietors of Lands and Houfes, that they might pay it without burdening themfelves, begun to heighten their Rents, by which the Burden would have fallen upon the middte forts; but to prevent this, our Viceroy has pub-li/hed a Placact, commanding Proprietors to Sett their Lands and Houfes for the fame Rent they paid the Year before, on pain of forfeiting their Rents. Madrid, Feb. 2 We hear from Alcantara, that the new Fortifications of that Place are compleatcd, and that they have mounted 12 Guns upon the Fort to cover their Bridge^ that the Marquis^Bay has mark'd out a Camp on the other fide the Tagm for 5 or tfooo Men, who are coming from An-daloufia, and that the Portuguese work hard on the Fortifications of Caftle David and Ton Alegre. Forrage is very fcarce a-bout Alcantara, by reafon many of the Peafants are fled from the Neighbourhood, and many of their Villages are uninhabited ; fo that our Troops in that Quarter muft be fupplied from Badajox. Our Men have been obliged to quit feveral Pofb they had about Ciudad Rodrigo, becaufe of the vigorous Sallies of the Garifon, which has been lately reinfore'd. Our Cavalry and that of France is coropleated, and we are flattening to do the fame with our Foot . Several of our Grandees have defired to accompany our King to the Field, which is allowed them, provided that each of them have no ttiore than a Train of i 2 Horfes and 40 Perfons, and that they maintain the lame at their own Charge,, without .depending �pon the King's Magazines.  The King's Equipage , which is but ordinary, is got ready. We hear, that belidcs the Troops, which our Enemies have march'd to Catalonia, they have 3000 Men in Valencia, 2500 inAUcant, and 1200 in Denia. Cracow, Feb. The Mufcovite Troops approach the Viftula everyday ; they have laid the adjacent Country and the Salt Mines under Contribution. The Czar as we are informed, has fent a Perfon of Quality to Rome, to maintain the Intereft of the Poles in the Electing a new King with freedom. SomePolifh Troops who would have taken Quarters in ourSuburbs by force, were repulfed... There is a Cefiation of Arms betwixt the Poles and Lithuanian Troops agreed on for fix weeks, excluding the Mufcovites, but with confent of the King of Sweden. The Crown-General, who did not goto Lemberg, has been the chief Inftrument of this CefTation. The CofTacks under General Zeremet, are already on this fide of Volh'mia, and are alfo marching towards the rijtuU. Switzerland Feb. 6. Recruits are raifed in this Country for the States of Holimd with very gdod Succefs. The French Levies begin alfo to fucceed now better than before, becaufe the Officers pay much bounty Money to thofe they lift. Nuremburg, Feb. 7. The Circles of Srva-bia and Franconia, have promifed to augment their Forces very considerably, in cafe the other Circles ailifl them with Money. They write from Vienna^ that the Emperor has agreed'that his Troops fhall remain in Italy, upon the deilre of the D. of Savoy an^ Prince Eugene and intends to hire forrtj Forces from the Elector Palatine and othjy Princes, to be fent to Hungary, v Zurich, &b. 20. Mr. Stanian, Envoy Extraordinary of England, arrived fome days ago at Choir.], but we have no account of the fuccefs of h% Negotiations with theGrifons. Our Advicch from Turin fay, that the Duke of Savoy isf compleating his Forces, and makes preffrng inffances to his Allies for the fpeedy recruiting of their Troops, that they may be in a condition to reduce Count Aic-davi, before the French can undertake to return into the Plains ot Piedmont. Letters from Grenoble talk varioufly of the deliens of the French Generals; but they own t/at their Troops are not yet recruited, nor in a condition to take the Field fo fooa as tliey intended. According to our Advices from Milan, the Caftle will hardly hold out a-bave 3 weeks longer- *~~ ' Cologne^   

From 1607 To The Present

Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!

Growing Every Second

Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.

Genealogy Made Simple

Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!

Choose the Membership Plan that is right for you!

Unlimited 6 Month

$99.95 (45% Savings!)

Unlimited page views for 6 months Learn More

Unlimited Monthly

$29.95

Unlimited page views for 1 month Learn More

Introductory

$9.95

25 page views for 1 month Learn More

Subscribe or Cancel Anytime by calling 888-845-2887

24 hours a day Monday-Saturday

Take advantage of our Introductory Membership offer and become a member for 1 month only for $9.95!

Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!

Your Membership Includes:
  • 25 page views for 1 month
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a Monthly Membership only for $29.95
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a 6 Month Membership only for $99.95
Best Value! Save -45%
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!

What our Customers Say:

"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.

"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.

"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.

Search Billions of Newspaper Articles 130 Million+ Pages and More Added Weekly!

Uncover 400+ Years
of Newspaper Archives
(1607 to today!)

Browse by Date

Research Newspaper Articles from 11 Countries
& all 50 U.S. States

Browse by Location

Explore 6,200+ Current &
Historical Newspaper Titles
and Counting!

Browse by Publication