General Advertiser, May 4, 1745

General Advertiser

May 04, 1745

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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - May 4, 1845, London, Middlesex ie Ge itivMB. 32,59. SATURDAY, May 4, i745- -*T- Deal, Mayz. AMEdown and failed the Weft-1' moTeiami^ Boneil, for Cork j and t-j&gje,Maifland, for 'Newjy. Rrmaia the Duke Man of War, with tie Outward-bound; the .'Jofeph and Amy, Wheeler, for Ireland,; and Isabella's Increafe, Sutton, f6r$o,uthampton.Wind E-Grwuefend, May z. Pais'd by fWMPr> VJEMawmmmm Sarah and Bridget, Goldcrfon, rem Gottenburgh ; Dartmouth's Prize, Bidgood, from G�ardaloupe ; Qfwego, Wadel, frtyn Carolina ; Seaflovver, Latimer ; antfPetered Ellen,-, from Lifbon ; and Morning Star, Olive, frpm Guernzey. The Davykin, Charrofng Peggy, and Prince William, all from London, are arrived at Liverpool. LONDON. By the Lifbon Mail of Yefterday we have Advice, that on the ill of April they had an Account there, that 12 Sail of French Men of War were cruizing off Cape St. Vincent ; and on, the 16th of April the Corrful at Lifbon received a certain Account, that Commodore O&orn, with 13 Sail of the Line of Battle, had pafs'd the Straits, in quell of the French Squadron. And that Admiral Rowley wa* cruizing off Cartagena, to block up a Squadron of Spanifh Men of War in that Harbour. The farne Majl brought Advice, that the following French Snips, bound from Old France to Martinico,. are taken and carried into Lifbon, (after a fmart Engagement which lafted two Hours, off Cape Finifterre) by the Shure-ham and Leofioff Privateers, of London ; and. the Town-(hend Privateer, of Briftol; viz. ToifQn d'Qrr, of 20 Guns,-69 Men. St. Philip, of 20 Gum, 65 Men. Union, of 16 Guns, �0 Men. Vig�laav^J4i3qiB, 49 Men. And, Reine de France, of 14 Guns, 40 Men. Yefterday it was reported, that a very rich Ship from Turky, had been .taken by two French Privateers ; but that fhie was afterwards re-taken by Admiral Rowley, together with both the Privateers: ExtroQ ef a Letter from -as Board the Hardwick Privateer, daisd /.pril 25. � According to my lair, I failed from hence onSatur- * day the 30th of March laft, and run a-thwart the Bay j on � Wednefday the 3d of April I made Cape Pinas, and at * Six o'Clock next Morning faw a Sail, gave Chace, and ' at Eleven run her under the Land, where foirie Boats came � off to her,. and tow'd her into a fmall Bay, where (he * C�me to an Anchor ; I flood in after1 her and gave her a f Broad-fide, which fhe return'd : We faw a Batter}* on a * Hill, upon which we flood to Sea, and confuked what * was proper to be done ; the Refult of which was to run * in and anchor along-fide of her ; at Half an Hour paft * One o'Clock came to art Anchor, got a Spring upon cur Cable, a,nd brpught our Broad-fide to bear on the Ship, * and our Scern-Chace on the Shore j we then began a * fmart Engagement, and continued it For three Hours, in ' which Time we expended 400 round Shot, befides Bar, t\ and Mizen- * top-fail-Yard, ai�d all her.Rigging hung to her Mails ; � and as fhe was very f*ll of Men, wCbeheve we muft haye * kill'd a great many.' s Lttler from f${triout�f April 29. Siiice tny laft arrived If&l^iify** Ship ?he Bridgwater, being tad Convoy appoifted for the Trade from fencfc io'LiSodott.*--*- Ydferday Afternoon the following unhapgy Affair happenedXhl this Harbour, viz. Some Bays a. rawing off Ruin otj board t|Je Elizabeth, Daxon, frcfli' Montfcrrat, die Snjtff -y to be perform'd by Mr. QTJIN ; Cardinal Wolfey, Ryan.} Buckingham, Mr. fiale j Ctanoner, by Mr. Bridgwater ; Norfolk, Mr. Cafhell; Suifiik, Mr. ArthHr j Surrey, Mr. Gi-jfon ; Gardiner, Mr. lifppidsy ; Lord Chamberlain, Mr. Rofco ; Cromwell, Mr. Ridout ; Campeius, Mr. Chapman ; Lord Sands, Mr. Woodward ; Surveyor, Mr. Marten ; Abereavenuy, Mr. Anderfonj Dr. Butts, Mr.Stop^elaer. Anne Sullen, Mr . Ha.* ton 5 Old Lady, idrj. James j And the Part of Queen Katherine by Mrs. Pritchard. Alfo a REPRESENTATION cf the CORONATION of ANNE BU LLEN, The Vocal Parts in the Proceflion to be perform'e by M'. l:ic-riige, Mr.Reinhold, Mr. Robirts, Mr. Thompfon, Mis. Cave ar,d Mrs. Lampe. AND The Military Ceremony of the CHAMPION in Wes riv inster-Hall. With all the ufual Decorations proper to the Play. And Entertainmenti or" Dancing by Mr. COOKE, Mr. PICQ_, Mr. LALAUZE, Mr. VUkneuve, Mrs. Del garde, ana Signoi^ CAMPIONI. Boxes 5 s. Pit 3 f, Firft Gallery 2 s. LTpper Gallery I s. j To begin exaftly at Six o'Clock. * On Monday next The FOP's FORTUNE. For the Benefit of Mr. A'tbur, Mr. Laguerre, Mr. Tbombjen, and , Mr. Hd