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Dublin News-Letter (Newspaper) - March 3, 1840, Dublin, Dublin Vol.V. RICHARD RE I L L T. Numb. 456 - T ublin Newsletter From Tuesday March the ^d, to Saturday March the ?tb, 1740. Since our laft arrived two B'itifh Packet1, which brought one French and oue Holland Mails. TURKEY. Pera, near Conftantinople, Dec. 31. TH E News cf the Death of the Fmprcfs of Ruffia ccming fo Toon after that of the Emperor of the Romans, occafion'd great Agitations in the Divan, in which there are two Parties; ore maintained, that the Pe.ce with the Chriitian Powers ought re ligioufljr to be mairtained, repreienting the Danger the Ottoman Empire would be exposed co upon entering into a new War, fent'g Thamas Kouli kan, who for a ccnfiderable time has tineatened an irruption, would not fail of taking fo favourable an Opportunity for executing his D^figns. The other Puty fopparted the contrary, alleging, that the Danger, in refpe^Ueif Thamas Ktuli Kan, was at a great Diftance, and that there would*lleV'Eime to make great Expeditions againft ccrtafri.'ChrJlViar^-.tvers, before the Schach Nadir wo-urd.be in a Co^tfa$Wfi�i&i--taking any thing. The Ba{haw^3n>cv?l is at the Heid of this lait Party, and is flrongiy (tipfotj&b but hitherto nothing has been determined in this Affaii We have juft been informed that th' furrection at Conn^ntinopJ^,ii^ere the fembled in great Nuihlbi^f'aM ' demafjd^the' the Sultan^ 4� at ]e^^^^f^^^ I of this Courie^no other P^.trtt(fu%r5�'efeCTo#n, but a g>*eat Revolution was apprehended^n this Empire. Sj� RUSSIA. Petersbnrgh, Feb. 2. Th? late Duke of Courfarid' has been condemned by the Synod, thr Generality, the Mini-' Iters, and Senate, to die. for having been guilty of High-Treafon, Sec. The Determir.a r.ion of the Senate is very remarkable, and is coucii'd in the fallowing Term? : ' We 4 deciare in the linceiity of car Hearts, tnd as if we were  before the Tribmnl of the moil High, that confideiing the ' Crinies committed by John F. mil dc'Biron, heretofore  Duke of Courland, w �. re peMii-ded that he has merited 4 the puni/hrnent of Death byalr La*;, Divine and Hu-' man; and we axcready to giveV^ccount of our J^gmcnt publick. There his been two or three mo-e fufp'c';ei P-r-fons taken up, thty are chiefly Spanhr^L or Itili.n*. 'J Co- iiy an inns 'are af- tpSrtujg- Nuremberg, Feb. 13. It has TKen flrongly rep.-srtel, that the* Pruffian Troops in Silella had taken the important Poll of Jabluncka ; but as no Confirmiticn of cnis News is yet arrived, the Try/h of it is much doubted. 7 he nv:ft certain Advices concerning Ger-eral Brown are, thar he is polled pt S'ern^crg with t:.e Bod / of Troop- ard -r his Lm-mand ; that he hns bee*",joined there by many D.taclmerrs arrived from the hereditary Count ie ; and that he L rep " That ofVSile'fj? sjtfrhe the-p&^ofth^, with hirilajel yerthelefs that and proceed to :JE  when we ftallappear before theE&ce of the AJin:ghr*y.' M.de IJiron will not however lofe h^^Life ;'the. Grand Dntehefs* in the Name of the Czar, fpares it. It's -find that he will be feat .to the Citadel of this City to receive festence, and to remain there until he be fenrinm sib*T* Orders have been difpatched to raife 40000 Recruits, which will coft the imperial Treafury three Millions and a half of Rubles; and likewife to fill the Magazines upon the Fron tiers of Finland, and all neceffary Di.'pofitions are making to put that Part in a Cnditi^n againft all Events. 6jE Petersburg!), Feb. 11. We hear from Turkey, that the Embaffador whom Schach Nidir fer.ds to thcGrand Srignor is ftillat Aleppo, and no bidy knows when he will proceed on his Journey to Conliantmoplc; and that the Schach is aiTembling a great Army, and filling all the Magazines on the Frontiersot the Ottoman Empire. DP DENMARK. Copenhagen, February i 1. "We foon expect 6oco Men from Norway to Garrifon here, in the rocm of tho.'e that are to march, but whether was not known. Orders have been fent to Holftein for augmenting the Cavtlry with 18 Men to each Troop, and the Foot wi h 1 7 Men per Company. Tis laid the King will m.^ke a Tour to that Province in the Spring, in order to review the Troops there. MS GERMANY. Neifs, Jan. 29. Three Days ago f rty Huflars entered this City in fpite of the Ensmy difpe.fed in the neighbouring Villages, and tint fame Night they made a fa'ly with our Volunteers to Neuwa:de, where they fell upon forty Pruffians and two Officers, of whom they took every Man Prifoners except one of the Officers, who would not iccept of Quarter ; and they brought them all into this place, with 27 Horfes, three Baggage Waggons, a Load of Bread, and a Sum of Money belonging to the Regiment. Among thefe prifoners were 17 Defcrters from the Garrifon of Oh-lau, who were hang'd on the fpot. We are afiured that the Veldt Marfhal de Schwerin has propofed to the City of Brcflau to admit a Garrifon of 6000 Pruflians, and that his Propofel is of fuch a Nature that the Magillrates know not how to evade it. 'Tis reported that the Pruffi ins intend to bombard this Town a fecond Time, as well as the FortrcfTcs ofGlogawand Brieg. SJE Vienna, Feb. 11. There is greater likelihood than ever of an Accommodation between this Court and thit of Mu nich. The Qneen appears highly fatisfy'd with the Letter wrote ber by the King of France, wherein that Prince acknowledges her Title as Queen of Hungary and Bohemia. That Letter was accompanied by arother wrote by the Cardinal de Fleury. Six thoufand Croatian* have offered their fervice to the Queen to be employ'd in Siiefia, but 'tis not known whether their Offer will he accep ed, becaule thefe Troops have nothing in view bur to p!u. der and treat Friends and Enemies alike. For the lame Realon the Court has refus'd to accept of twelve thoufand Men offered by the Palatine of Cracovia. The Que.n has appo nted a Com-miffion to enquire into the Cundudt ot the Duke d'Uleda, who was taken up a few Dayt ago: feveral Crimes are charged upon that Nobleman, tome of them fo lhocking, that the/ ought to be well proved before they are rqadc of an Emparofe--'-f% Vienna, Fe6r'tiarfiiiBBMi8^a f-w Days three more Conferences have been rw^P^^^^eicoce of the Grand Dulce, the firft of which was in Drf^mlies of a Courier from Ruffia, "the next upon thofe ofcrj^Rn England, and' the third on the military flairs relating to Bohemia and Moravia. The Declarations made by the Regent Dutcbels^ of Ruffia in the. Name of the young Czar, ancbthote of the other Powers Guarantees of the Pragmatick Sanction, offering their Afliftan'ce to her Hungarian..Ma iefty, aretyery obliging;. But a>Agfeiunpfos arejj^p Toon to he-expecl- Princefs will think it the beli Way to coma to an amicable Accommodation with the King of Pruffia, the (ooner the better, before the Siltfian Affairs dwindle into a worfe fitu-ation. MS Hanover, Feb. 24. There is a Report current here, that two Princes wilt be veiled with the Electoral Dignity before the Election of a new Emperor cames on, and thit the Houfes of Heffe-CafiU and Saxe Gotha have already many Votes in their favour. Mo Ratisb.'n, February 27. The Eleftor of Bavarh has caufed a publick Prohibition to be made by Beat of Drum at Munich, impofing Silence on a'l Perfons with rfgird to the Pruffian and Sileflan Affairs. Tisaffured there is a perfeft Harmony between the two Coarts, and that the E'eclon of Bavaria, Cologn, Saxony, Brandcnburgh, and the Palatinate, will Me together at the Election. , MS Cologn, February 28. The Levies carried on here, and in the ntighbourino Parts, for the fervice of the States Gene ral of the Unied Provinces, meet with great fuccefs, thrre being no bitter fervice known for a Soldier. M S PRUSSIA. Ber'in, Feb. 17. The laft Advices we have received from Siiefia inform us, that in all Appearance the Troops will take the Field the 4th of the next Month, and begin the Operations of the Campaign with the Sieges of Neils and Brieg. SJE Berlin, Feb. 28. On the 19th inflant his Pruffian Ma jelly fet out from hence, arrived at Croffen that Night, the next Day proceeded for Siiefia, and the 21ft arrived at Schweidnitz, where he has fettled the Head Quarters for his Forces in Siiefia : Before his Departure from hence his Ma jelly went to Potzdam, and was prefent at the Ceremony of giving new Colours to his own Regiment, which he has created Guards. His Lite Guards appeared at the f?me Time at Potzdam, took the Oaths, and had their ftandard delivered to them. This Regiment and Troop of Guards are on their march for Siiefia. Several Veflels laden with Artillery for Battery and other Pieces of Cannon, and large (lores of Ammunition, went from hence vefterday for the fervice of the Army in Siiefia, which 'tis faid will be ready to open the Campaign the middle of next Month. LG SAXONY. Hamburgh, Feb. 17. The laft Advices from Stockholm bring, that great Quantities of all forts of provisions continue to be fent into Finland ; and it is reported, that the Troops which are in that province are to be confiderab'.y augmented. It's added, that a Fleet of eighteen Men of War are equipping with all poffible Diligence at Carelfcroon, and will be ready to put to fea in May next. SJE - Hamburgh, Feb. 28. 'Tis allured, that porfuant to her late Treaty with Ruffia, Great Britain is to fend a Squadron into the Bal tick. MS ITALY. Naples, Jan. 31. On the 24th fixteen Waggons with four large Braja Cannon for lattery, AtiUBunitjpn, and e% rnd m-ry CS'-in Carriages, wee brought � Fr..-:rr'N of L'spua ro this .Aricnal, the Pkce of Rende7-'o::s lor all the licrec. SJLC Legnom, Feb to. A few Days ago anchor a at this Port a Dut-h fhip Ldend�zyous in the Lamp:.urdnn, on the Borders of RoufuloD, by the firft of March. The Geneials vull fet out thither the 20th lull, and ths D-ike de Mcntemar a few Dys after. It was firft thought thu thefe Trcops were to be traefported thither by Sea, but upo.i taking sn Account of the mips which were ts of this Kingdom, it was found there was not h; �r.d how they will be able to go by Land, e Cinfent of th- King of France, wh:ch has been fus'd, ii difficu't to conceive. DA , Ftbruary 17. Since the Polifh AmbafTador's "cf their iVbj.Ky's, his Excellency has had feveral icts with the Marquis de \ iilarias the Secretary, bf d>fpatched a Courier to his Court; notwithftanfl-be Grand Duke of Tufony's Miniller-continuesin nor do we hear of his D parture; and fome People rf Auftria and Hungary." >.;j " From Spain it was advifed, that Orders had been gjhftn for the Troops defign'd for Italy to be ready to march by the firft of March; that ten Gallies and Half-Gallics were.going . from Carthagena to Majorca, to tranfport the Troopjj there to ;