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Dublin Post-Man And The Historical Account (Newspaper) - September 12, 1809, Dublin, Dublin THE AND The Hiftoncal Account, dV Monday, September 12th, 1709. Yefterdav arrived a Packet from Great- quet, fuuattd between the Two Woods afore-Britain, 'which brought 2 Holland f�*\ l4omuch th,t tlurerem^J.burfev _ _ .7 ' . . . , P a j .___ Ovenims between the [aid Defile and the Wood Mails, with the following Advices. Hague, September iN. S. Openings between the [aid Defile and the Wood o/Xagnieres, which he had not pojfefs'd. The Openings were wider on the Side of the Wood of HE States have received the fol-^ lowing Letter from Count Tilly, General of their Forces, giving an Account of the Vi&ory obtained-the nth Inftant, over the French, near Mons. p High and Mighty Lords. Openings were wider on the Stele of n;~ vv vuu uj Sart. And upon Intelligence of the March of the Enemy, the Genera's of the Confederate Ar- THE States have received trie tol- my met by the Mills of Sart, and'refolved ta lowing Letter from Count Til- c^Ce fhe Armies to advance, and 'that we - . r 1 -1-7------- ,n fiould take Poft in the Plain between the Two Woods aforefaid. Tlje Army uuler Prince En-gene po]Jefsyd the Openings on our Right along the Wood, with all pofiible Expedition : But the Day bein* too far fpent for Attacking the E-Hlgh and (VUgnty Lores, nemy, and the Right Wing too far off to take Irive my felf the Honour to Congratulate their Poft in-time, the'Attack * as deferred. It your High Might intffis on. the Victory that was intended to attach them the next Mornings has hen obtain''d this Day over the French being Teftcrday, before tiny had perfeBed tj^e Army, by the good Conduit and Intrepidity iff htrenchmcnts they were'c aft- ~g u/iefore the O-the Prince of Savoy and the Duke of MarlbCH penings afore}aid ; and f, jT; e^th'tird the Hed-rough. 'the Marfial de Villars having feen ges, 'that they proved agrees. Defence than the good Succefs of our Attack of the Lines a~ their very Lines. ' But it w.u thought neccf-hove Mons, affembled his whole Army emamp* fary to wait the Arrival of the Troops from the edat Quievrain, and caufed it tobefpread a- Siege of Tournay', which- arrived this Aior-monghis Forces, Tim he was abfolutely refol- ningto have a Share in the AftiM. The Sig-ved to attack us: Accordingly he caufed /e- nal for the Attack was given this Morning be-veral Squadrons of his Left and Right to make tween 8 and 9, by a ftrong Cannonading ,cn all feverat Motions on Saturday and Sunday, fides. The Infantry of the Right Wing began which advanced towards Boflut, and in the O- the Attack of the Hedges and Intrenchmertts at penings between the Wood of Great-Blaugies, the Point of the Wood of Saxt: The Infantry that ^r.liWt>od very v ioicnt on both fides till about 2 m the .PW^^-P^-- - ' - r ;W ^ A"T*T-* ^ �J- �T infantry 'began to fmd^hi Hedges which\ fur round thejamf, to be Super utr tv that of the Enemy$' Mean time %tbiPiftage ^Aalnoit. "He'pofied dlfoffome* the Army of the Prince of Savoy* had the goo � Troops the hedges-of a Defile calhdf Siac- Fortune to 'jojee theit way through^ which'gave � . ..... ... � . , ^ , j - ':, � being able to force the fame, notwithftanding the good'Condvtt and Bravery of the Prince of Naffau, and the Coinage of the Officers and Soldiers, who may be faid to have all diftinguiflj-ed tkcmfelvd. 'The I aft Battalions march* d on with the fame Alacrity as thofe that tfjey were ordered to Juftain, notwithftanding they faw hew much they had Suffered. The Infantry of /ST
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