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   Dublin Intelligence (Newspaper) - October 9, 1808, Dublin, Dublin                                -_Ji_ Franca Dick^ os'd to be . a Mine; half an Hour a:ter another Crack was heard; and at Mid-night i'uch a Biaft, that the Ground fhouk with it.   This aiarm'd the whole Army; I went to the Right, from whence the Ncile came , ( having fir ft �iyen Order to all the Cava'ry under my Command :o Saddle and Mount,) and found that a great D.-tachmenr of the Enemy (as your High Mightinefles may tee by Che fub/'oin-'d Lift.) coming from 06way, had endea. '[ Vour'd to break through at the Aperture ot the Line ot ��, Circumvallation on the High-Way between Doway *' incTlitfe, where the Palatine Horle is encamp'd : Part ^�-'.�f ibftn having pals'd, and oir Men putting themiei-pf^Vtt'Sqa'.Poilure to oppole them, the Bags ot Powder, J^oicti"ifibft of the French Horfe and Dragoons had be-Sffl Of about jopoand'weigh: each' took Fire, which made, a terrible Noife amens; them : Thp for-moft ot them, upon this Accident, rid *ul! Gallop tow els the City; 'but before they got thirUr they h-vf rheJ.'Ke difafrer, juft as they arrived at the Barr"v---r  ore --in'ti probably , either by their Horfes Shoo^ irnking or* the Pavement, or by the /parks ot the fir It f; rj fa'li.' g on their Men who uere not aware of it 'lis i id r ii at lead 100 of them were by this Means delrioyM ;ufl: at theGare; anddoubtlefs this was the ialtBIaft h p he^nl. of 60 were thes torn in Pieces ar th> ,\yer'ur& where they enter'd the Line; and 'tis frighrtul to f^e mangled Carcaffes of Men and Horfe* Heads, Arms. Legs, half burnt, fcatter'd oft the Ground. Tho' of them who were behind, fled hack with all the 1. -d thev could; I caus'd them to be puriued, bo* Jrwasim -pofllble to overtake them, OntheRoad, al. along lor two Leagues trom the Camp, were found Bags 0;' Voider, Swords, Pillols, and loofe Powder; v. hich v^e fufficient fi'gns ot the Precip'.ta'ion with which fh,v re-^ tir'd. Our Heflian HufTars fet Fire *r> i'tv ro; Ba_�s of Powder which they found in their Rs.t.irn irom r'.e Pur-(uit ot the Enemy. 'Tis reckon'd that about :co ot the Enemy might get into the Town, with > ,ir:i- ,:ou-der, to balhnce the Lots they lu'lain a : l* the m-.-an tim? 'tis plain the Gefifged b*-pin 'o uant this Incicdi-tnt io very necrfTary for the;r Defence. I d(#i;bt r;cc: your High M�ghtint-{Tes have an rxprels Account of .he Advantage which th<'Trc<^ps i.wiy a rror. land, fupported by'thofe which rverea^clh .: with A*a- * * * jor General Cadogan from -~ur h.'.vt-' o:-'3'ri d on the Canal of Oftend an-! Newport, over t'rj D :ke ot Berwick, who aVf,�rV Miem. The great Co:ivov arriv'd late Yefte:day at Men'.n.    J congrarulate \o:.: oth-'r. High Mightinefl-s b:th on the on? a  i r-n the _____4 and remain wirh ;lr-p Reiped:,^-1: and Mi^h-.y U,.-h vrorn 'be C�mp oe^r; Lifc, 5vr.. z?. r;r�c. A Lift of the Enemy's Trcops, w: id-, cnd-iv^ufd to throw themlelves into Lifle the N;gh. bctu .en the 28th and 1^rh of September. The Chevalier de Luxembourg, and unuerhira M. Tournefort. 400 Horfe in the Vanguard, zyz Grenadiers onHorleb^ck. z Squadrons ot Dragoons. 2____ot Burgundy. 1__ofSf.Aignan. r - o: Morroviile. z - of Fonraire. 1    of Breroche. z - ot Terneau. z - ot Forceaqui*. Note, we took fome Omcers, and about ay private Men Prilbners. On our bide we had not one Man ki.led or wounded. A Lift ot the mod eminent Officers of the Spanith Troops, who were kili'd or wounded in the Action near Tourout.   M. de Pantocha, Nephew of Cardinal" | Portocarrero, kili'd.   M. Grirraldi, who lately came 1 1 from Sp-:ns a Cohnel,kili'd.   The Count de Copigny,' � kili'd.   M. dt Car,acuoli.Coion?^ of Horle, V\ ound?d. X* Ihe Marquis 1'- W-'n.Tr' Brigjdier,dangeroi}fly uoun-  3^ ded, his Ti.^h beir.g broken.     The Ba'^n de Laer^^ 5iigadier, (hot into i.-.e iiel'.y.   T:-,e Marqu.s d'Aqua= '    , viva, Colonel, rectivJd"a Contuilcn in hi, Neck. * Sin Sehi^'-in^ dept. n.N.S. The indultn cn the Ffflfts in tee Flota comes out at 14 per Or.;, :ha whole being computed to amount to ? MiJo'-.^j rhouland Pieces ot Eight in Money an..! I-fi':^. Ths firft is already unladen with the 800 thoiiiand for the King. This day rhey begin to rvnlade tbe otr.^r part ot the Cargo, th*? greateft part of which is Tobacco, and moftot that on the King's Account. There is 011 Board but a very lmall quantity of Cochineal or Indigo. : The molt, conliderable or the Fadtors. remain in Mexico? loir.? ot whom hive fent but lew Effects with SeiYants-fr - ;      s -  v '/���vmf'   

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