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   London Pues Occurrences (Newspaper) - November 7, 1847, London, Middlesex                                . xlvi. UE o Kumb 86; CCURRENCES. from SATUR D AY November the 7th, to TV ESD AT No-vcmltr the Foth  ( 747- liltliy Arrived one Brinfb Piclpt, winch bnu^bt the following AdvueU from the LONDON GAZETTE. AdmirihyOffiiCy Nov, 3. IS Ma jelly's Ship the Centurion, Capt. Peter Dennis Commander, arrived Yellerday at Spithcad, wich the Wi-lpole, Pelham, and Augufta Edfl India Ships, anJ Trade trom Lisbon. On the j^th 0/ la ft Month . H; ;n with 7 S-ilof the I'cactcr'd French Weft t,i'i m tflc Latitude of 41 Deg. 00 Mi'i. ' ,':9 Leapurs Weft of Lisbon, aud took three of liiif". On tne :o'h he taw 8 more of the fa id ,{^fi' sn.l rook four. On the 30th he retook the vn'tVom Per.lilvanja, laden with Tobacco for oiidon,which h.d been tdken by the Grand Bi\he -rvjfccr, *nd was canying into MorUi*. C all three from Eaft India M from Lisbon. By this Exprefs we have the asrcaable News that on the 10th of Oc"t< ber the Centurion tell in wich part of the French Welt India Fleet, in Lat. 41. no Leagues to the Weft* ward of tbeCoalt ot Pottug*l� and took the following Ships, bound for San Domingo ana Martin ico, vix. Le Royal Philip.....    260 Tons. Le Hercule   -  -   140 St. Annetta   -  - 130 Le St. Dominique   �   1 150 LaMargaritca   -   - too La Charon - --       �- 160 La Mutine   -    - J3� Tneibove Ship, were then under Convoy of the C^tor, ot 32 Guns, and 310 Men. It Ciptain "esnis hid not the Eaft India Ships under his Convoy he could have taken * great many more K th;ra. Si* ot the above are brought into Portl-atf-.un. �od the other left wcU m ittt Ghannel. This f^ornin^ c�me Advice, that Rear Admiral Bo-cawen (ailed from Spithead Y-(terdiy lor Sr. Helen's, with the Ships under f.is Command, ar.d will tail trom thence wjih the fi;ft tait Wiud on his Expedition to the Eaft Indies. ExtnH of t Ler'cr from J" O'fur on botri the Vcuez' Jhirt, dittdOftober 30. You hive, no doubt, long before now heard of this f cond Engigemenc with the French Fleet, confilting of" nine Sail of the Line, and i5� Merchantmen.  On the 14th Iwftant at Diy break we Law them, and chafed them til) half an Hour pjft Eleven; then our headmoft Ships began to engjge the French Admiral, who wich fevrn Sail more brought too to engage us.   About Twelve we came up with the Rear of the Enemy, run br two or three Siil of them, received each of their Fires, an^ returned them again.   The fourth Ship in the French Line beiug the Sovereign, we being lefs than Piftol-fhot,engaged her for about three Quarters of an Hour, when Hie ffruck.  Thenexc Slip to her bring the French Admiral of 80 Guns, we coul I not come nigh enough to engage* io p.(Ted on rhe Ship a head of her, and e^s^'ed her an Hour and three Quarters, when Liie aiio ftrucK: Then made Sail to the Ttrrible of 74 Guns, (which I have been on board of Hn e) 1 er we tought for about an Hour, when flu iik-wilc ftruck tu us.  I could wjfh all oar ships      done tr.eir Duty as well; we mig^it thea pcrh psu :-been able to give a better Account of Monfie ;i i but on the contrary, we with fourteen Sail i*  and as to the Nature of theff Schemes, we are told that when the Dyet is once rilen, we fhall be no longer leic in the Dark. We hear from Kenfington, that when Captain Moore of the Devonfliirc was introduced to his Ma/efly, he was received with great Marks oiRel-peft- and that the Captain told his Majetty the par--ticulars of the Aclion, with great Cotcpotuie �nd Politenets; particularly, that though he had the Honour to Command one ot the bal Ships in his Wajefly's Navy, yet fhe appeared but a fmall Vef� fcl in Companion to the Neptune > that the Gunners were tuch good Markfmcn, that th'ey lodged near twenty lnot in his Ship, and leveral in his Mails of 30 and 40 Poundersiit near ha f aMiie dif-tance, but as it was the Cuttom of theEngiilh to come to clole Quarters as fuonas poflihle, and as they broke their Line, we got in between then, anU raked them tore and aft, which lo put them intoContufion, that they could not bring their Guns to bear, which contributed greatly to our Victory. We are informed tttat a large parcel of their Orders and Inftrudions were taken up at Sea, nothavingbatlaft enough to fink them, and bi Ought to the Earl ot Cbefteifield, and among che Men ot War taken, three of them are quite new Ships, and that one of ttiers bad 309 Men dead on her DcCk when taken. ExirtS of j tttm fwn x Ma'-ant n Rut:trdim, imi 0?.^btT 31, N. S. The Sufpicion ofC:onilr> nA Riving upB-reen-Op*Zoom incrrales d Ay: Aw' I know * (jfntle-who h?s lately rec- ived a Let ev trom a P-rlon of Ddlindtion at the hapue. wherein it bl"*. that Cronlfron has had l'j' h Comaunicati n u th Low end.thl as carries the Sufpicion cvefln  > a Proof ih,c the old General was bitteied with t'-epch Pi^oies* to furrender'. The I uue Letteis I" v, 'h*t Prince Philipff.hl iufpcctfd the loul Pi y ; ar,d upon d.-ic-ingCirnftrora iome Qjetrions whi h  i tiie E-e-nv, he was anlwcred by the old General very :;rjp -v " Who concluded, that as he w.sent'u:1 awi'^ he care of the Town, lo he mult Anlw-r tor Event?. The foBoxtnttf it s g:nultit Ltt:?r frtm X C7ei�'�mi* ^ho cuS m f?c U:e Set E*�igemen:, :o *� t  t'. � don. PrlncrjtLQuifj i: Set, hi In, \6 0l. tTj-7. SIR, AS yoS know I am on b^ar J th; !':1t - - Loui'a, I ,<: ' . 1  j w :,; think I w it a ~ iojU) I ne?>drai.""5 you force Account 01 Cvr la:? En:ag: .r.er-.t: B-.sc as my S'a rion in the Ship ^ ..: r. ..  nc c'jl-v'e:n ev-iy P.rncalar. neuter can I expr.ij -:.y-felt very well in t! - re r.nic*i Terms or a S-j-min, I h ~p; you w ;'ac"epc ot this R \110r, in the bell M 1 ner I en >.;; n vou; e p c *i y, as i ihall mention nothi.-g but v r.-. is bio.jttiy within my e.wn know Irdge. On W'i'neidav, Oitob'r 14, in the Latitude *r 3: N'iit', and Longitude 1. xfi. V. eif. Cape Fi-iu:trc '.rii'ng Souiti 1: Eaft, Di.Un^e 50 Le-igueSi itJi.e '<   ct Day, Cir at   ' e VUn.-cop malt P.jsi', ei.-ied Isveial bhip^ ; we b'irg a prime Sai-lo', wis not on y the hr.h more, I believe it wil! be tound.thar r.oSffps 'ehav?d better than th..-Enemy s, 01 ;uia c.i:,'r fc.oci'ri' dear. r. The Admir*!. alter tn: T^i>.s ikuwk, brought too.   

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