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   General Advertiser (Newspaper) - November 1, 1845, London, Middlesex                                N umb.  3445r 1.7*^. |HJS-Mcn�n^^s Majeltv VShips f th^NorthWftd. l'*?ame 4cftvnHjs' ^MageSy's Ship*Prince^Edwwd. and ' ^remains wkh< the-JN^mich, Grand 5 Turk, -Vultore aod^pio ;"; two j I pa&hMcn of WaJ-y and Mftft-IndJa-! -^man j Aid Shirley, for CapeBteton, I ,_____       Joft came down a-Shm which is flip, j poTsftoEVthe Sah&vidf Privateer. WfaT&byW. 1 Gravi/end,, Q&bb. $o." Pajfs'd- by St." Antonio, Monty, j from Limpn; Ad^ritttre, Hoklham,. {join ---; Eagle, t jfiond, ..from BarWoes; Clarendon,. Qjpjton i Landavfery, j *BIankett; PasmaiTiis, Johnfen ; Carteret^ W^jgd; and the tytQosxi.Ray,;f erii)e,�E^el^on, ; from Antigca ; Lawrence, tDftrofe, from Bilboa TPrince \ of Denmark, WiUiamfon; Neptmae^Qrawfford, from Vir- j ginia ; Tyraftley, White, frpm .GifejaJtar* . 1 ' The TygrefsjPrivatecr ; and t}ie �agle Prize, G^Ua-my, from Lilian, are arrived at Dartmouth. L . O N DO N. although there have,been many Accounts fublift>d, of the '^elitaUngPoJfeffipn 'of Edinburgh, 13c yet, we know the following ti be the Cspy of"a Letter frPm a Geriw tlevvoman in that City, to her Daughter;in London, j lately come to band, nve have infertedit, at a Jbort J$e-capittitatiqu of that remarkable Affair. . ^ould hjiye. iM Meeting of the inhabitants of Edinburgh, gave up the " Town; before this happened, they took Care to frighten " the Women, ahd^otKers who wefe towards, by talking r< much of the gbeatT^umber of the Rebels, and that we u fhould nor be able tphold out agaatftthem ; but the- *<; was aj^s\aC4ogipn every thinjg fot ourAdvantage, for IM*.had .tlscylMenJh Ajt^iof^ch 6oo \*ere ' Island Drstgodnt, andm |�letW^QU�e^-c^.n6tJiin&^^^ frpm purEnecwej. A ^.^hen^Wohnteeaibuiia^th^-w wa?J�begivenup, 'j k-they ran to the daftfe- and deliver'*! their' Anns / but !  ur       conOBued the common -Towd Guard under tiwiis ;l'Ta,l&il*Wnea'' *&e" Rebels ,enter'd the Town at Six p'CIeefcda, theMorning, they got aoo Stands of " good Anns, befideswhat belbng'd to Che TrainM-Bands. " About Men that were not difcharg'd from guarding " Briftow-Porti when they heard that the Rebels had'en-V ter'd the JNletherbow-Port, ran to the Caftlfi with their Arms and but juilefcajed them. They did nothing unv " civil in the Town at firli, but they foon demanded ** 6009 Pair of Shoes, 2000 Tents, 6coo Canines, and " '2000 Targets ; and prefently after, Half a Crown in " the Pound for every Houfe ; thenexi Day the Battle was " fought, at a Place call'd Prefion, whicli you went thr&' " to LonJon,ever fmce which they have hehaved very out-" rageoufly, murdering, robbing and ravifhing, whom " they think proper^__By all that I can learn, the Num-" bers of our Men and tiieirs, were not fo greatly unequal " as has been reprefented ; but I have been often tola by " different People, who were on the Spot atrhe very Time, " that after our Men were drawn up in Form of Battle, --was not to be i'een ; on which Account " many pf the Men fay, that they were fold or left in the " Lurch and bctray'd ; and that the Highlanders fired bat " once, which did little Execution j but theri they run in " with the ujmoil Fury upon our Foot with their Broad-" Swords, tifr. and kill a about 300. J law a Gentle-" man who told me of his Companion that was kifl'd, " and beiDg found among the Dead after all Was ever, " remained fp butchei'd mid mangled, as fcarce to be " known ; for his Hands were cut eff, and his Head cleft *' to the Chin, and his Fleih almort ilrip'd from hisBon.es. " Some pretend to talk greatly of the young Gentleman's *' Humanity, notvvithftafiding the brutal Behaviour of the " Fellows atPreflgn.; but, I fuppofe, they mull mean,* " that it is very humane not to muxd?r us all, becaufe we " happen to be in iis Power: Yet he made itDea'hfor " any one to go to the Caiile, or come from it, without *' his Leays, and endeavour'd to raife and fuppprt a Bat-" tery at.the great Cillern; but this the Caftle wojuld npt " iuffer, an' expoffnis to' cruel Refinements. u-e cannot ferbear giving yovi the moA folemn AiTu ajKes *f our Inviolable f'idejKy and Allegiance ; An A'.legiance which, p under God, ii infcparably corinecled with the Enjoyment of < our Re'jgion und Liberties; and which,- wc hope, God will give us the Conftanc}' 10^ maintain, amidfl the utmoil ^ Perih. Tho' in indelible Stain cf rifloyaUy,- arid of the vileft Ingratitude muft lie Ufch fhte raft of our Country, yet it is with Plcarore we tan afTure your Majefty, that almoft the whole Peopie in thefe Weftcrn Shiies wherein we live. Hill preierve a fteady Fidelity asid AfKClion to. your Royal Perlcn and Government: So that a very fjha3 A�d inccmiir derable Number fr^^hefe Part^- haVejoinod in 1 his daring and wicked Attempt ngainft your Majefty and-their Count try: An  V &RI 1SK M H NTS are taken in tor this Paper, ac Lloyd's CoFF�r-HotJ5B, in Lombard-5^r�rt. No Wooden Shoes. No Arbitrary Power, r   

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