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   London Gazette (Newspaper) - August 14, 1762, London, Middlesex                                troifc. 10255. From caturDap Auguft 14, to"Ctttftaj? Auguft 17, 1762. -A T tflVCotfrt at St. James's, the 14th Day of PRE  S E N T, The KING'S rhbft Excellent Majefty In Council. HEREAS His Majefty was pleafed* by His Order.in Council of the zd of April laft, to direct, That the Bounties of Six Pounds for every able Seaman,-and of Three Pounds for every ordinary Seaman, ftiould continue to be paid to every fuch able and ordinary Seaman, hot above the Age of Fifty, nor under the Age of Eighteen Years, .who ftiould, on or before the 31ft Day of May laft, voluntarily enter themfelves to ferve in His Majefty's Navy, either with the Captains or Lieutenants of His Majefty's Ships, or the Chief Officers on oard fuch Tenders as ftiould ;be employed for ailing Men for the Service of His Majefty's Royal Navy : And alfo that the Bounty of Thirty Shillings fliould be continued to be paid to every able bodied Landman not above the Age of Thirty Five, nor tinder the Age of Eighteen Years, who ftiould, on ich before the faid 31ft Day of May laft, voluntarily enter themfelves in like Manner to ferve in His Jfrajefty's .Royal Navy j and that a Reward of Five Pounds for every able, and of Two Pounds Ten Shillings for every ordinary Seaman, fhonld continue to be paid to any Perfon who mould difcover (iriy Seaman or Seamen who may fecret themfelves, fo that fuch Seaman or Seamen fhould. be taken for His Majefty's faid Service, oji or before the faid Thirty^firft Day of May laft. -^- And whereas the Time limited for paying the faid Bounties and Rewards hath been continued and extended to the 31ft of this Inftant July; And it being judged expedient for His Majefty's Service, that the fame ftiould be continued for fome Time longer; His Majefty, with the Advice of His Privy Council, doth therefore order, and it is hereby accordingly ordered, that the Time, limited for. Payment of the faid Bounties and Rewards, be pro-l6hged and extended from the faid 31ft. Day of thisTriftarit July, to the 30th Day of September next,; And that the faid Bounties and Rewards be paid ifl the Manner directed by His MajeftyV afore*., niehtioned Order in Council of the 2d of April laft. Whereof all Perfons concerned are to1 take Notice, and govern -themfelves accordingly, , � W. Sharp. Peterpourgi July -20. The Body of the late Emperor has been brought to the NewskyMonaftery, where it lies expofed to Publick View j and it is faid will be interred To-morrow, or next Day, Prince Galitzin, Vice-Chancellor, "entefed upon the Functions Of his Office on Saturday laft, by conferring^ with the Foreign Minifters along wich the Great Chancellor. [ Price Three Pence. ] Her Imperial Majefty propofes to fet out for Mofcow fome Time next Month; and has fixed her Coronation to be in chat Capital in September next. M. Beftucheff is expected in Town this Evening. Brejlanv, Auguft 6. TheTrenches before SchWeid-nitz will be opened on Sunday or Monday next. There are 22 Battalions of Infantry deflined to form the Siege ; the Whole to be commanded by Lieutenant General Tauenfin, who has under him Major General Thaddin j and M. de Fevre, as ch.ef Engineer. The Garrifon of Schweidnitz confifts of about 9000 Men : M. de Guafco the Eld eft-is Com ;andr ant. He has under hinr M. Janini ; and M. de Grimbovale, an Engineer. The Pruflian infantry are partly encamped on the Hills behind. Schweidnitz. The Cavalry form a Chain in the Plain of KuntzendorfF, to Reichenback and Frankenftein, near which laft Place the Prince of Wurtemberg h'encamped, as well to watch- the Motions of the Enemy, in the County ofGlatz, as to cover the Artillery and Military Stores, which re bringing'.from Neifle. His Pruflian Majefty him-felf will command the Army that is to cover the Siege. TheTuccefsful Attack made upon Bur'chertdorfFon the 21ft of July, was executed entirely by Pruflian Troops The Ruflians were mere Spectators, and remained quiet in their Camp ; and they feparated that Evening from the Pruflian Army, -and marched the next-Day towards the Oder.. DufelJbtf, Auguft 4. The Firft Diviflon of the Prince of Co_nde's Army arrived at Hachenbourg the ift 6f this Month ; the others follow, with one D.iy's IritervaL M./d'Aflry ias received Orders to march, with the greateft Precaution, as it is apprehended the Hereditary Prince of Brunfwick will endeavour, by forced Marches,' to get between him and Gieflen. It is probable the Hereditary Prince of Brunfwick is marched with' all the Troops under his Command, as! ~ the'Piquets left here do riot exceed Six Hundred .Men, which' are not fufficient to defend this City 'Forty-eight Hours. Cblogne, Auguft c. The Prince of Conde hap left Fou^ Hundred Men of Boifgelin, Two Hundred of Orleans, and two Companies of Cambis, to guard the Fortifications of Debtz, The' four Companies, of the Guards du Corps, and the Hoffe Grenadiers, are ftill here waiting for Orders. Cibhnut, Jicguft 6. The Army of the Prince of Cohde being aflembled the 1 ft at Hachenbourg ; they marched the 2d to Hain ; the: 3d to Rode , the 4th they; pafled theDilie at Herborn, and camped at Hoeh Solms, having detached four Regiments to Gladeriback, and puflied fome Detachments between Marbourg and Gieflen : The Baggage and the iEquipages of the Army were fent here, wichthrce Battalions to guard theon - -   

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