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London Gazette (Newspaper) - June 5, 1762, London, Middlesex ndon um&. 10215. From &atucU^ June 5, to-CueO�p June 8, 1762. ie Court at St.-James's, the 28th of M4y, 1762,. - P R E S E NT, The KING'S moft: Excellent Majefty m Council. WHEREAS "His Majefty was pleafed by His .Order inCouncil of the 2d of April Jail, to dfrecV That the Bounties of Six'Pounds for every able Seaman, and- of Three Pounds for every ofdi-nary Seaman, fhould continue to be paid to every fuch able and ordinary Seaman, net above the Age of Fifty, nor under the.Age of Eighteen Years, 4fcho fhould, oh or before the 3 ill Day of this In--ftant,- voluntarily' enter themfelves to ferve in His Majefty's Navy, either with the Captains or Lieutenants of His tyajefty's Ships, or the Chief Officers on Board fuch Tenders as fhould be employed for jraifing Men for .the Service of His Majefty's Royal Navy : And alio that the Bounty of Thirty Shillings Ihould be continued to be paid to every able bodied Landman not above the Age of Thirty Five, Jnor under the Age .of Eighteen Years, who fhould, on fit before the faid 31ft Day of this Xnflantj voluntarily, enter themfelves in like Manner to ferve in His Majefty's Royal Navy and that a Reward of Five Pounds for every able, and of Two Pounds'Ten "Shillings for every ordinary Seaman, fhould con-,tinue to be,paid any Perfdn who-fhould discover Sny: Seaman or Seamen who may fecret them. Jelves, fo that fuch Seaman or Seamen fhould1 be taken for His Majefty's faid Service, oh or before "the faid Thirty-firft Day of this Inilant. - And whereas the Time limited for ^paying : the faid ^Bounties and- Rewards is near-expiring 5 And it -being judged expedient for His Majefty's'Service, that, the fame fhould^be continued for forne Tinte longer j His Majefty, with the Advice of His. Privy Council, doth therefore order, and it is hereby -.accordingly ordered, that the Time limited for Paynjent of the faid Bounties and Rewards," be prb'--longed and extended from the faid 31ft Day of this Inftant May, to the 31ft Day of July next. And that the faid Bounties and Rewards be paid -in the Manner directed by His Majefty's afore- mentioned Order in Council of the of April >laft. Whereof all Perfons concerned are to take jjdtice, and govern themfelves* accordingly. % . ^ - . W,- Blair. AT. the Council Chamber Whitehall, the. 8th ofjune, \76z, . ; . . PRE S EN T, The Lords of His Majefty's moft Honourable Privy Council. HIS Majefty having been pleafed to 'appoint JNorborne Berkeley,' Efq; to be Lieutenant - of the County of Gloucester, City of Brlftoland County of the fame, and the City of Gloucefier! and County of the fame, he this Day took the Oaths appointed to be taken thereupon, inftead of the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy. [Price Three Pence, ] BreflavJ, May ig. The King of Pruffiacbnti* nues' at Betttefn* and his Army remains', in their Quarters of Cantonment. Part of the' Auftrian Army are faid "to be encamped, .with their Right at Kaltenbrunn, and their Left at Hogheh Polfe* ritz ; by which Pofition they cover Sdiweidnitz. We hear that the Corps of Pruffians in the Higher Silefia, under the Command of Lieutenant.General Verner, are advanced between Troppau and Ra-tibor. Hague, June 4. By-the laft Letters from Madrid, which were, of the 17 th of May, the Lofs of Miranda, by the Accident of a Powder Magazine taking Fire, is confirmed: ' The Garrifon corififted of 3^d Men, regular Troops, with Tome few hflilitia. The-Count de CifUenws,' Lieutenant Colonel' of Horfe, carried the-News tb'theJCing of Spain, arid was rewarded with the Rank of'Colonel;/ After the Spanifh General had got Poffeffion of Miranda, he fent a Detachment of 4000, Men to-inveflBriganza, which was done the 10th of laft Month, 1'but-there is no News yet of the Surrender of thit Place; /v We have - no Accounts. as: yet, of a�y .-Motions of Corrfequerice, either xh :the Allied"or French Armies. '  - - � '"'  " " " f-  DuchyOffice, June8: ' ' - The King has been pleafed to gram unto'William Mafterman, Eiqj the Office of Clerk of the Council of the Duchy -and County Palatine of Laricafter, upon the Refignation of the Right Lord Edgcumbe. Mercers Hall, June S, -1762. . The Wardens and'Commonalty of the Myjiery of Mercers of "the City of. London,, in- Purfuance, of an of Parliament ,/>a//ed;.-fn-iihe. Twenty Fourth Tear of the Reign of his late Mytfy'&ng~Gtorge the'Second^ do hereby give Notice W tbe;Arihtiitarif$j dnd 'off')other ' Creditors' of the faid Company,:. id meet (a General Court of the faid. Company t at Mercers Halt in London, M&ednefday the-, z^dlnfianti- at Tea /Cluck in, the Forenoon; to confent-to and approve'of'theLeafes-fro-pofed to he made of f'art if thefaid'Company's Eftatesi . " ,' ' W.. Cawne, Chj. Royal Exchange AShrance Office, June 2, 1762. - The Court of DireBors 'if the Royal Exchange Afa-rance Company -do hereby give Notice* that a General Court^of the faid. Company will be held at theift&ffice _ on the Royal Exchange, Lqndon, :o?i Tburfday \ the* 8th � Day of July next, from Ten dClock in. theFojrenosn till Tamo, iri the Afternoon* for the EleSion of-aG'p--verner, ~ Sttb--rally declared at fhih Times' as the Cburf Jhall appoint to receive the refpeSHe Reports from the Scrutineers. -Printed Lifts of the Proprietors, qualified to^ vote,, will be ready to be delivered at the Office on Monday the 28th ofjuxe Infant^ Royal ;