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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - December 27, 1845, London, Middlesex FRIDAY, t) ec em be r 27. 1.7 ^i^. merly mention'd. (RRIVeD hTs Wajefty's Ships Folk-ftone arid Trytbn, with the Badger aiyi, Weazel Sloops; a.nd a Dutch Ship from Oporto ; ahd remain with , t^e jMdntnoutK, Yarmouth, York,  Nbttinghiitn, Norwich, Tilbury, �Prlricers Louifa, Faiilklahd,Saphire, j Ruby, and the Hinchinbroke Sloop, 1' with'tne'Outward-bound Ships for-Wind ,SV^^ The Rainbow, Harris, from Barbadoef, is arrived in the Downs. . TheSanipfbn, Baker, from Newfoundland, at Water-ford. ... Q LONDON. ^ Frpm the London Gazette. '" WUuballf Dec, 2&. Letters received Yerterdiy by Ex-prefs from Hlichall near Carli'fic, give an Account, That upon- the March from Peff/ith tiiitiiei-, his Ro.val iriighnefs the. Duke had received the News of the Rebel Army having quitted that Place,- and left in it only 3 or 400 Vien, who, axxording to the beft Intelligence, conJillcd chiefly of their EngJi/h- Recritits, ajid Gordon of Glet-.bucket's Men, iQ6Tftmanded by one Hamilton. The King's I'crces arrived within Si^.Jit of the Xown the 2 li about Noon, and ^iajor General Sland had inveiled it on the Scotch Side ^itii St. George's Dragoon^, and 300 Men of Biigh's Regiment, with Orde s to prevent any Faflage over the Bricrge up n the Rmr Eden, nhich iaids diredly to the Sccftch Gate. Major Adams with zee Foot was polled in the Suburb:, of the !Englifh Gate, to prcvxnu any of the Garc.fcn's-cfcapirig that Way : XJajor Meirac at the Lnlh Gate with * the' fame Orders, and sir Andrew Agnew at the Sally Port with 300. All the Horle, and tl:fc.Foot Guard% were c^nturi'd round the Town, at a Mile or tivo Dlfta^ce. The Rebds, v'ho were lef:, m-ade a Shev/ of-i.Qtendmg to defend r,'ie ' lacf, firing their Cannon upon every body who appeared in oijjln uf it. The Artillery from WhitehaTen was expefted to arrive in a Day or two at the Army^ and it was propofcd to have a Battery e;eded by the Morning the_.2^thVafter which it w*r;s nofdoubred but lus Rjyal Highnefs would be Mailer of the Town in 1 wenty Four Hour , in which he intended to "leave a fufijcicnt Garvi on. The Rebels left their Cannon behiiKi them in Carliile, excepting three Pieces; and >^ M;:j-om Kendall, Dec. 20. o . ' * On JSaturdjiy about nine o'C!cck, the Vain of the ' Rebel?, wi h the Duke of Perth, came thro' here, being ' 90 Hones'or upwards, and as we had been informed th^t * they were flying, the jeft of them being furrounded, aftd ' 'they'going through our Tovvh without calling for any *" !rhyig, our Mt b fell upon them witli fctch-f orks. Sticks, � Stones, Sec. killing two and taking three, with the Duke ' �>f Perth^'s Mavl: Irf this Fray three of our People were � fliot, .who are all dead. They went forward to near ' Penrith,' but the Country being all in Arms, and the * Van hearing that thofe behind were fafe, they return'd * to this Town on Sunday Night to join the main Budy,- * who were then come yp. 1 tiid quartered on me 3.S ' Me\i and 6 Horfes, a,iid. bther People in Proportiiin : ' They took a Pair new Shoes from me, and a Pair � from my Man, wqrih together Ten Shillings. On IVfon- * day Morning tM Van marcli'd out again about Five, and ' the Rear at I*?ine, after ffrfpping Numbers of their * Shoes in the Stfel s, and ex^ftin^ 170 1. from tiieTown * ifor tJie Infult t^ey haijeceiv'd. ^ On Monday Night about 12 the Van of our Horfe ' came up, viz. the Yorkfhirfe Hunters and others, tu tuc * Number of 100. Oti Tuefiiy'th^ relt of our Army ' march'd in very fatf, and went foiward without alight- * iiig, and we kept a Soft of open Houfe fur them in the ' Street. It was aboot Foar when th^ Duke enter'd wjth * the Main. Bw3y^ which made us fo joyful, that it was * jull like raifmg us from the Dead. On Wednelday * Morning his Royal Highnefs march'd out at Seven, and-' in the Afternoon eafne^iip^ with, tjie Rear of the Rebels, * about three IVUks fli6tl ttf PehMtR.V-.^I ivo thoHiaud Foot * were coming in here from Prdlonfijom Nine o'Clock at ' Night till Foor on Ttielday Morning,' dnd fet out at ' Ei^toii Horfeback, and as the Str^'g!6rs came inj we * mottntei them as fait is poflsbie. The Account of the ' Adlion near Penrith ftands thus: Tlie Rebels had placed ' themfelvei behind the Hedges, and firing on our Ad-' vtancc Gaard, kill'd to and wpundcd 25, and three or * four Offijers, amon^ whom w'as Generdi Honeywood, ' WiioWas fh*ot H\ the Leg, in the A:in, and cut in the ' Nei.'ki,.bjtit is hoped not mortah'y. Sixty or femuy of ' the Rebels were taken Prifoners, and 30 of them have * been found thrown into Lowther River. Our Horfe * Hood all Wcdpefday Night in Order of Batt'e, but the ' Rebels took that Opportunity of running away to Cur- * lijle, where f^iver-il of tnem now are, as we are infoi-m'd. ' We hear that General Huike is nigh them, with 3 :oo * Men, and our Forces wjU be all up at Cavlifte as this * Night. The Country being up irt 4vms> bring in fomc \ * Kebsis to the Duke hourly. One Hamilton> a Captain * of their Haflf. rs, is takert ancl now in Appleby Goal, * wth fome others j and we are told Lord Ekhojs kid'd. ' T^be I'own of Wliitenaveh hath oifei-er! th^ Duke 20 * Pieces of Cannon, of them JEight^CQ-fPUnders, z * Twelve pounden, ilnd the rei^Sftip :Gun^. His. Royal . * Highnefi^ i'ecm'd extremely well pleafed w:th Roeep- * tion in this Town j and hh Troop3 fell tfs that the whole * Country in general has Ihew'd them the gre?teii ^ ' fpeft, icarce' aflV B'ody 'taldng; a Peijny either, of the ' Horfe or Foot, I hope to give you a better Account * fhortly. I am, bJc. ' P.S. I believe I have nothave had fix Hoars Slefep * fincethis Day fe'nnight, and have nothing left'but an * empty Cellar, an empty Cupboafrdj and an empty ' Pocket, except a Rebel Gun.'" "Extras of a Lettfr from Dtal^ Ded.-z'^. ' I can't help mentioning the great Sciccefs'ihat has at-' tendtd Admiral Vernon's taking under the King's Pay, * and his'Diredion, the three Duver Privateer5, whofe ' Captains are known to be the bell'Pilots iti thuie Sea:, ' and their Veilels of the tttmoli: Service on Account ot * their Drawing fo little Water, not to mention the gie^;: ' Gallantly and Experience ot the Commander^, -w.d * indeed ihnt brave Admiral has made a mod excellent ' Ufe of them,, for they have taken and fent into Dover, * five Ga'.hot-Hoys fivm Havre-de-Grace, which certainly * were to afTift in the French Embar-utioh ; and three ' large Shallop FHhing-boats from Dunkirk to Calais, la-' den with Military Storei, fuchas Cannon, Field-pieces, * SiC tuo iunk, and twelve'chaffd nfhore, moltof which ' have be. n fince wreck'd ; and a V'tfivl blown up, laden * with five Pieces- of -Caanon, feveral Field-Lariiages, ' above a hundred Barrels of Powder, &c. befidei taking a ' Dogger-Privaicer of 6 Guns, and .-o Men; in which ' liiil At'tion, Capt.Graver.er oftne York, was fiiot in the ' Sliouldcr, one of his Lieu'.enants in the Throat, and * fevcral of his Men wouiided, foir.c of them monal y ; * but the hrcnch Captain, his Lieutenant, and fome of ' the Men iv.erc kiil'd, and many wounded. ' In this Ehgageii.ent two other 1 riv.aee's attack'd Capt. ' Gravcnc', who notwiihilanding, brought oft:" h,s Prize ' very yallandy, tho' in a fhatccr'ei Cunditloii, and mull ' havcpcaihM afterwards, but that tlie i ryt..n. Captain ' f-iill, an thcr of the Admiral's Cruizery, took Capt. ' Gravcnor in tow, and conducted him fifi.- ii:to Margate ' Road J and ai o gave fome Aihflancc to the,D-:gger ' that was taken, by putting tbinc of tie Yoik's Men on ' board. -One Ship was ch�s"u on Shore by the Saphin-,- ' i>ut was not effectually tellroy'd, becaufe the Pilot could ' not venture in nigh enough. I can with great PleaCuie ' add, that by thi^ Met-cd, tnis bravi? Priced tj his ' Country, has continually got poiitive Intelligence of our ' Plnem es Views and Intc-ntiom, as to their Embarkation; ' and no doubt terrifies t.'.em from attempting �0 invade ' the Country which he guards.' ExtraSl of a Letter from Do-z-'et^ Dfc, 2 J. * I am glad ro hear that Captain G avener is like' to do * well ; his Atlion was. a very Gallant one, having to do ' with three Frenchmen all ac once, one of them a iJogger ' Privateer which he boarded and took after the firft Broad-' frde the others af Privateer Sloop, and a Ship of i5 * Guns; both which he oblig'd to Sfieer offnotwithftacding ' his Mafts were Sho: avvav. * One of Captain Owen's Prizes is unWen ; her Cargo '''confiits, amongli other things', of .,r.b(3 i . Toj:i._pf Gunpowder, one Ton of Lead BuUetSy one ^.v-' , ' ' of eight Inches Bore with C-rriage ; and about 200 ' Iron Shells ; one Biafs Field-Piece a Four-Foiuiiiler, * with abooit 2:0 lion Four-PounJcr SJiot, fomeChev�,:ju,x-' de-Frize, i 2 Horfe Collars, and about 30 Cafksof Am-' munition-Bread, &c. One of the Chief Fore'gn Miniflers at Paris hns wrote to his Friends in'Hulland, that a Declaration of War a-giinlt the Republick was in .the Prefs: But this News however is not much believed, the Letters from Verfailles of the 19th not faying a Word of the Matter ; but on the contrary infinuating, that the French Courtis inclined to an Accommodation. The Diltch are going to compleat the fourth Aiigmen-tation of their Troop^, nine Bafra'iuns of which are iMl wanting. The Number bf HufTars, ia the Service of the State, is to be.doubied ; and there is great Appearance that a fifth Augmentation wiH take place. It is in order to agree upon every Thing relating to this Aff.ir, that the States of Holland jthticipites, for lo Day?, the Tinie of their AfTembiing. 'Tis generally reported ,that great Part of Lord John brummond's Regirnent have deferted, and furr^dered themfelves to General BI^,keney in Stiding-Callle. On WednefJay Ev^f\i�^^diniral Vernon, with a Squadron of Men of Warj ^i^fed from the Downs, to watch the Motions of the Frencft. The grratefl: Partof the F-^ot that made upthe Army of his Royal Highnefs the .Sfeke pf Cumberland, have already'pafs'd thro' the City, for the P'Acea afftgri'd thenl in the Coimtiesof Kenf, s'any and SulTcx. Monday laft the Nevv-borni Son of the Earl of Lincoln, wasbaptiz'J at his Lorifhip's Houfe in Downing ^trcct, �Weftminiler ; by the Name of George, his Majcfty and |j tJie Duke,of Ncwcallle were Godfathers, and the Dut-chefs of Montaaue Godmother. Yeilealay 180 French Prifohers wgre condu^ He'f-dsft, a French Privateer ; but ranfcnled. ! ' J. ' > Mr. Lucas of Criane-Court, is appointed' E^ppf^PJfe-thonotoiy of the Dutch/ and Couiicy-Pa'atintf pfjLa'Hca-Iter,. in'the Place of I'horhaS Fofcer, El'c^ who. i* feiaSd with aptad-Palfy. And Mr, [ohit Bolton of Prelfoh-js appoiiited-Secondary and .Afliitant Deputy' fof tKd.OfficC-Bufincfs t'iicre. ' _ Lail Week the Rev. Mr. Edward Clarky was |}'ce(ertted to the Rectory of Suttoil Cjim Marltou in the County of Suffex, by' tae Lord Bifhop bf Wurlchefter'^void by the Deceafe of the Rev. Mr. Strange' On W-edueiday lalt died, at' his Lodgings at H-aropftead, Wilhani Bruce, Efq; a Geutlemart of good-Eftkte near Nottingham. Yciterday Mo1rning.aManwa5 found deai'iri'EaftiSTl^-ith- ,1,1 ._!;-->'�� _v . . . - i �i and ^vas kiil'd on the ipat. On Monday lalt an Affidavit was made befjre t)ft?'i^ig'M Hon. tj.e Lord^Mayor, byMr.'WiHiaM Pag;c^ Mi,Jotva Lucey, and Mr. "William dftbrd, belonging to the vv or-fhipful Company of Bntchers, that they had' fc.zdl on Monday lall Week in Leadcnhall-Marker, at' a I'ubj^k Stall, two Hind-Quavters of a Cow, whch were uBwUt)!^-fome, not fit fof Hu'ittan Food, and as they apprehended, the Cow was fick wiaen fr.e \yas kilPd ; Whereupo;}' his Lordlhip ordered the'Cit/ Marfhals and other pj-ogei* Oft ficers forthwith to deft'roy the ilime, by BurriiB^o*,oiiier-* wi'.e,. fo that it might not- be,eaten by any 'i liing!*^-'A'fttJ the Meat was Yellerday bufnt HiSmitiVfieid; icitordin^iy'. \^e liear, that'in order to dttef Pebpfe" ffoni brin^irg fuch Meat iftto the iM;irkets for t^e future, thofe wlio are caught, will have proper Polls fix'd up at'the;r Stalls, ta denote what Sort or a Commodity they chufe fo,deal m., At the Cellars undef Wenmatt's Pfiflch'-HtiQir,. at fh^ Roy^aUExcha;nge, are to "be fold veffy large Qua'n!i-i&5..^i Coniac Brandy and [amaica-Rum, at 8 s. fejGauian... .Th-� Over-Proof on the SC.iin, to be paki for ortly asQLa?g�dd# fhe Oi&rra-houfe, which will fenirgFeatly. 0 �.Bc^Mviti^ tage of the Ba>-erf.-Small Quatimies fot Sam|l�8^ ftiay'^c, iyid'at ths-fani^ Price, except the Over-fr'^fi'|?.pin/ which will bs is. 5 d. pir Pint, or 95. a fln^p Galtoa^f N.B. Such, Perfons that .cake them from the Key?, art tHe, Tiinfe of Lapdi^g,vvill have a fmall Abatement. ^ ^ , Yellerday N.umbere 46,675'and 32,015 \vere drawn Prizes of 1001, each. O Q ' >pQrtO eer. Breton, 1 ith Sagai* wcco, are after High WateraTLundoh-Bridge^ thisDayat 16MiniJte^ \ :er 2. , . . ^ Bank-Stock no Pri.c. India D-itto 163 i hal|". South Sea Stock no Frke. Picto Old x'^tthuities itcq 174.2,-Ko. i)it-to i'743[itnd 1744/-gd.-TOto 174/ , MillLoaBsnk--n a- Eq'nivat^nV J^i. l