Tuesday, June 14, 1701

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Post Man (Newspaper) - June 14, 1801, London, Middlesex And die Hiftorical Account". v oin akuucoa* Tunc [o'Cucfoap June 17, 170! Kfjc7, May 15. ^Ounr Guifcard AmbafTador of F>vjrf� has frequent audiences of rhe King pf Sweden, about the Peace -with Poland; but his Svedijb Afajefty peififts in his former reio--^w-�- lufion not to enrer into any Treaty, tiJI h>r ij�^/n�id of a due fa tbfd&irm tor the damage he h.'.s plained-, by the infraitien of the Treaty of J'eace, Ofl the ;>ar; of the King of Poland and the Czar ot Muj-atsy: Several Remanents are arrived here from Sweden, and orhers are daily expected, making in aii 15000 r...:i, beiides recruits for the Troops which the King bi.m^h; over la.'t yeir, and we hear his Majelly intends {tartly to take the vuld. The Saxon Troop:. U-Jert a-p�Ci, and Officers arei'ent to Kiga rq receive them. They write from Hicnce, that tae Saxons ate in motion Id pais the Duma, and are'to be reinforced by a great number of Mufcevites; but his Swedijli Majelly few declared, that rlio he could op pole their palLgc, be will forbear if, that he may come to a Battle with tfcem, in order ro decide the Controveriy, and put an end to the War. We hear from Eafiand, that 8000 Boors have lifted themfcKes under fuch Officers as the King has appointed, and are to be imployed in leaking incur/ions info the- Territories of the Czar. TAeKmg fupplies them with Arms and Ammunition, bat they have de/lred no other pay, but what booty tbay Qui I rake from rhe Mufcovites. Madrid, June z. Several Exprefles are arrived here from the Prince of Vaudemont, with an account of the march of the Spanijh mi French Army towards Qhiufa, to oppofe the Palfage of the Imperialifts. That Prince makes prefling inftance-. for a lupply of money, representing that he is afraid of a gieat defertion in our Troops, unlefs they are fpeedily paid. The King holds frequent Councils of State, to acquaint tfiem *:.h the orders fent from the French Court, concerning the intended Fortifications of our Maritine places, and ether necefury meafnres for our fecurity, but mj.jey ;s Co fcirce, that it is next to impoulble to put rh�fe pro/jfts in execurion.His M.ijefty hath fenttothe Chamber of Commerce of Sevit to borrow 300006 pfeces of Eight, but nor*'ithihiidirjg their lincere endeavours ro rati'e that fu.Km, they have acquainted the King.that they can hardly promife to advance one half thereof. The Court taking umbr3gc of the conduft of the Duke of Krajuat Viceroy of Sicily, the King has conferred that place on the Marquefs ot" Vikna Duke of EJcalonn, who is upon his departure for that Country. They tvritefrotn Cadiz of the 24th pall, that the Marquefs of Lfg.vuz arrived two days before in that placfjbeing received in great Pomp and Ceremony, lie has viewed, the nsw Fortifications marked out by the E-tnch Ingeneers, but that fervice requires fuch vaft fumms of money, that'ris believed that defign will Ift laid alide, and that they will only ereil: fuch Forts as are moft necelTary for tltf fecurity of that Important frta.ee. Count d'Eftnes LieQtenant General of the S/i-*ifh Naval Forces is arrived there with itSMen of War, where he is to be joined by 24 more, and a great number of Galleys, for fecuring the mouth of the Streights. Several Troops are marching towards the Frontiers of Portugal, which fhewerh that the report we have here ofaLeague with that Crown, is nor to be depended Bpon. The Sieur Schoner.burg has allured this Courr, Ithat England and Holland are refolved to keep the Trea-formerly concluded with the Crown of Spain,- and commit noHoftilities, unlefs they are attack'J by the French. Hernia, Jane 3. An Exprefs from' Prince Eug'.ve of Savoy is impatiently expected, to know whether there is ..ny likelihood of paffing the Adige near Virona, in light of the French Army. In the mean time Recruits are d*ily goin;; for our Army, and 150 Waggons went by this place on rhe 4th inftantfor Rovcredo, defigned likewifc tor ttafy, for the fervice of our Forces. The Conipirarors thai were brought to fcwjiadt on tli5_2oth pafr, continue very ciofe PiiToner-, 110 body being admitted to fee them. Prince Ragctzi is in the fim�e room where the Baifa of Belgrade was kept Prifoner; Sirmay in that wh'ere Marquefs Frar.g'ipani was detained, and Vay in that where Count Serini wask.-pr in the year 1670 and 1671. Sirmay appeared in an exrraor Jinuy' fear, when he was brought ink) that fatal Room, and made upon himfelfrhe Sign of rhe Crofs ; but Piince RfgotzJ appears very refolure. The Tieary concluded with t>:inr,hrk is fent to Copenhagen, and there is no doubt but trie fame wjlj he pacified, fhe condition* thereof being very advantageous to his Danifi Majelly. An Lxprels is arrived here from Warfare, with an account of the beginning of the Dye.t of Poland, which appears Unanimous againft the War with Sweden, and the keeping of the Saxon Troops in the Dependencies of the Repu'-Iick. This difpofition of the Dyet will, as 'tisthoug.'t, fix the refolurions of his Polijb Majefty, which weie lb wavering and uncertain, rhut our Mi-nifter could make no fure fteps in his Negotiations with that Prince. The Emperor has ledrefled feveral grievances complained of by his Profeftanr Subjects in Hungary, and declared that he will maintain his Subjeits jn general, without any regard to their Re-ligion,in the free polTeflion of their Rights, Privikdges and Liberties. Cologn, June 17. They write from Frank fort,that the Deputies of the Circle of the upper Rhine meet twice a day, but that they are not come as yet ro any refoluti-on. 'Tis believed they will follow the example of thofe ot Suabia and Franconia,and declare for a Neutrality, whilftthey put themfelves in a good pofture. of defence and increafe their Forces, till time affords them a more favourable opportunity to declare rhem-felves for the good of the . Empire. The Elettor.' Palatine fends 4 Regiments of Foot and as many of Horfe, of his choiceft Troops to the alii fiance of the States General, and yefterday the Refident went to Mulkeim to review two Regiments of Dragooni, which, are liketvife put into the fer'ice of his M^/hrrs- Our Garrifon has been reinforced iince our latt, with a Batallion of Brdndcnbwgers, a-..d another, with one of Munflerians are daily expefted. Count L'.inengen Velc Marefchel of the Imperial Forces, who wait on Tuef-<lay laft to buffeldorp, is as we hear appointed to com* mand in chief the Troops of the Circles which keep Garrifon in this City. Hagm, June 21. Letters from Lisbon fay, that the Englifii and Dutch Miniffers having received fome infiriji&ions from their refpeftive mailers, haveprefled the King of Portugal to declarehimfelf about the report fpread by the French, of a League between his Majefty, France and Spai'v, and that the Secretary of State has figrMfyed unto them, that that report is falfe zni groundrefs, his Majefty being refolved to ftand Neuter, and live in good Friendfhip with all his Neighf tours : However they confirm from Parts, that a Treaty is certainly concluded with that Prince. Yefterday Mr Stanhope, and the Deputies ot the' Stated hi

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