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   General Advertiser (Newspaper) - December 13, 1845, London, Middlesex                                The General Ad vet tifer. Numb. 3479. FRIDAY,   December 13,   1745. co o Deal, December 11. JAIL'D Yefterday his Majefty's Ships Folkllone, Sheernefs, and Tryton, on a Cruize. Arrived the Hornet Sloop of War, and tlie Carlifle Privateer from the Weflward ; and remain with the Norwich, Admiral Vernon; Ruby, Saphire, Pool, Badger Sloop, and the Dutch Men - of War.   WindS.E. Giu'vefeud, Dec. ii. Pafs'd by the Mary, Grant from Faro; Confidafo, Boory, from Stockholm; riope, Ferri-ton, from Nevis; and Reftoration, Wilcox j and Bladen, Glover, from Virginia. LONDON. From the London Gaz;tte. Derlyy Dec. 8. The Rebels behaved tolerably well in their March Southwards, but iiave plundered the Country in their Retreat. Many of the beft Houfes here have fufFered. Two of them were taken with their Arms, between Afbourn and Derby, by a Farmer and two Boys, and were fent to the Camp at Meriden Common. In thii Town they dc-nanded Billets for 10,000 Men, bat thofe who computed their Numbers as exaftly as poffible affiire us, that they did not exceed Six thoufand three hundred Horfe and Foot. The Horfe were extremely jaded, and in a bad Condition. In the Number above were many old Men, and Boys of fifteen and fixteen Years of Age, all without Shoes and Stockings. Co'ventry, Dec. 9. The Rebels were at Aihboum on Saturday Morning, and went to Leek that Night. Before they left Aihboum they fhot two Men, one of whom died on the Spot. They have taken all the Horfes they could lay their Hands upon, and have plundered and done great Damage, They had 15 Pieces of Gannon, and one Mortar. Majisfieldy Dec. 9. By an Exprefs juft arrived from ^* Leek there is an Account, that 1000 of the Rebels march-^ed laft Night from thence for Macclesfield, afld that at Q Six-this Morning the main Body began to march the P_, fame Way, and their Artillery at Eight Q     Stafford., Dec. 9. The Van Guard of the Rebels Was in y-T Manctiefter Yefterday, and their main Body at Maccles- ^ field. 'Warrington, Dec. 10. By a MefTenger fent out of this Town to obferve the Motions of the Rebels we hear, that their Foot and Baggage pafled by Pendleton Pole, which is one Mile from Mancbeller, this Morning, and took the Road which leads to Leigh, Wigan and Prefton. The fame Meflenger infotms us, that he was told the Horfe defign'd to ftay in Manchefter all Night ; but we have fince heard, that their whole Body have left Man-chefter, and taken the above Road. Litchfield, Dec. 11. We have Advices here, that the Rebels left Manchefter Yefterday, marching Northwards ; and that his Royal Highnefs the Duke of Cumberland had made two forc'd Marches after them, and continued in Purfuit of them. ExtraH of a Letter from Brouchtiey 29 N:-vetnber \ 745. ' I received yours, in which you complain that we have * not entered into Aifociations here, as they have done in .* England.   At that Time it was not in our Povyer, on * Account of the Grand AiTociation, but as foon as the Re^ * bels left this Country, I addrefs'd myfelf tb my Neigh- * bours with Succefs; for I prevailed on the Provofts, the * fe'ther Magiftrates, and Inhabitants of Brouchtie, Bancho-� ria^ Peter Culter, Sandend, Dyce,   Garcock, Inch, * Oyne, Raincy Tarves, Ne^burgh, Skirdufton, Strichen, � Auchtcrlefsj Banes-holcj Tetterletter, Daucot, Aber-' chirder, Gowkftohes, andDalquarchie. The above Pa- rifhcs, one with another, can fend 300 good Ibut brave Fellows each. They have provided Al-Ms for themfelves, and are to ferve four Months on their own Expences. befides them there will be 300 Men from Metrofs Slate-Quarry, and as many from the Quarries of Culfamond. � They will join the noble Earl of Loudon, and we hope  will give a good Account of the Rebels at Perth'.   Our  greateft Fear is, that they will march South to join their  Feliow Rebels; but if they do, we ftiall take care how  'they return.   We are hopeful before this comes to your  Hand, that the brave Duke of Cumberland has entirely ' routed the Rebel Army in England, and then Marfhal ' Wade's Forces, and our loyal AffociatorsAvill have the ' Perth Rebels betwixt two Fires. By what you write, I ' judge the Englifh think all Scotchmen Rebels. God for-' bid J and as it is not fo, I am forty they fhould judge fo ' uncriaritable of a whole populpus Kingdom, for a few ' milled and defperate Men, who hitvc done us a Favour in ' leaving the Country.' Pi o An Account of the Highland Army, as they were Levied, or brought oat of their reJpeEii
                            

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