Lloyd's Evening Post (Newspaper) - March 30, 1764, London, Middlesex
S EVE v J NG PO S Vol. XIV.] From FRIDAY, March 30, to MONDi^Y, April 2, 1764. .[Numb. 1049. SATURDAY, March 31. Vienna, March 14. HAT fome foreign news-7 writers have pubh&ed of 'fXj�&- the plague having broke in tT7^J^J upon the coaft of the Adri-fh'A *v a tick fea, ^as well as in J", i-^z, Hungary,Croatia,and:>cla garV- .. voaia, and that a famine /^K^v whi^' prevailed inFrioul, is prov-iS&c!)&&Jc?&rteV ed t0 be falfe by an authentic letter from Triefte, dated the 6th inft. The wife precautions taken by the government happily prevented the above-mentioned dreadful calamities. _ - , - . I R E ~L A N D. Waterford, March 19. The wife of Mr. Davis, Keeper of the city gaol, has at this pre'fent-.ti'me'a pair of parrots fitting on their eggs', which 'are expect to be out by the beginning of next month ; and fo far from this being'ita-ange, me avers, that they have bred regularly with her for fome years pail; and not orily brought,out their'young, but reared them ; two of which 'are now in the poflefiion of a Lady of Quality,' who thinks them equal to any parrot or the kiridlSfoughr fromabroad. ^~~LT-On^~D"o 'N. 7, The following^ jjiips,' 'ihief^ laden with corn, are arriveo at Cadiz fromLondon, viz. Cecilia, Dunn; Good Intent, -Michell ;JPr. ..of Wales, Sands; Frigndftup, Collins; Roman Emperor^ Farr; Friendflrip, Dunn; Epicure^ "Higgins; Prince George, Davis; Friendlhip, Le Bla'r.ey ; St. Peter, Blackburn; Sally, Wood ; Wolfe, White ; and Neptune, Stephenfcn. Alfo at Carthagena, the Friend-fhip, Dormer, and Coutt's, Kelly. At Oporto, the Thomas "and Martha, Clodd, from London ; Port Packet, Schonfwar, from Hull ; Shirley, Jenkins, from Lynn ; and. Elizabeth, Withall, from Newfoundland. A greater number of mips are fitting out in the River for the Greenland fifhery, this fea-fon, than were employed the lad. The Statue of his Majefty being erefted in the Royal Exchange, the fcaffolding was yefterday taken down. His Majefty is repre-fented in a Roman habits it is a very great likenefs, and an excellent piece of workman-fhip. - Many people obferved that the truncheon is in his left hand ; but, no doubt, the Statuary can give his i;'eafon for that. On Tuefdaylaft, at a meeting of the Royal Society, the Right Hon. the Earl of Morton was uninimoufly elected Prefident; and on Thurfday prefixed at the ordinary meeting or that learnt d body; at which time thc-Dutce of Pee Cwverjion of St. Paul; and each Candidate is to deliver his performance to the \ ice-Chancellor of Cambridge on. or before the 29th of Sept. next. We are informed, th.-t it has appeared, to the iatisb.*hon_of a refpcftablebody, th�tt the Corporation o! London have afted with the greateft iruga^ty and cecocomy, in carrying into execution the Aft for improving London-Bridge; in particular, it is faid, that befides the great favings by the Managers attending this bufinefs wishout the leaft gratuity to themfelves for their trouble (whereas thofe of Weitminfter-Bridge had faliries allowed them) � the article of ftone-work only was done full 46 per cent, cheaper than the ftone-work of Weftminfter-Bridge. The gaol of Newgate will not be pulled down this year, unlefs the city of London are at the whole expence themfelves. We are informed, that 3 fcheme is talked of for building a Lazaretto near Stangate Creek, into which all failors and paftengers are to be put, that come from places fufpected of having the plague.-It is faid that 6o,cool. will be appropriated for this ufeful purpofe. Mutton being now at a greater price than hardly ever remembered by the oldeft houfe-keeper, Query, Whether a prohibition from the Legiflature, or by .Royal Proclamation, forbidding the killing of lambs for a certain time, might not be attended with good con-' fequences? In the ficknefs of the cattle in the year 1745, ^n or AMefiuage and Farm in Medph.arh nearRochefter afcrefai.d, iri',the Oecbpatiwi of Thumas Norois, of the yearly Rent ids>��' Alfo four Melfuages or Dwelling Houfes in South-fleet near Graveiend, in the Several Te'auree'of William Filmer, Henry Keeble,.- Thbmis; Wallis, arid' William French, at the yearly Rent'of 20l.15s.td. Alfo at the Bell in Maidftone, on Saturday the' 14th, will be fold in the fame Manner, and on the like Terms, and between the Hours abovernentioned; a Meffuage and three Barns, with upwards of 14^ Acres of Land, in Headrorn, in.theTcnureofWiUiam Pecke. Alio a MefTuage.and Gut-buildin^sJ vi'kh'33'-Acres' of Land, in Town Sutton, nearHeadcorn aforefaid, in' the Tenure of "Widow Hoffer. The Whole lett upoa old Rents. For further Particulars, enquire of Mr. Wallis, at his Chambers, No. 4, Pump^ccuvt, Temple. Tih Dcy is p:.blijre.it', In Ten Volumes - Oftav'o, . Price .si. ics. in Sheets, and 2I. izs. 6d. ftitchsd, Dedicated, by Pes mifiion, to the Right Hon. Arthur Onslow, Efq; late Speaker of the-Houfe of Commons; recommended by him from the Chair; encouraged by the prcferir. Spo-aker, and.many of the Members of the late ancj prefent Parliament ;\ T^HE Hon. Anch.it>:ll Grey's A DEBATES of the HOUSE of:COMMONS, from 166710 1694, never before printed; comprehending fifty Times more cf the f<\r�R Dti-berations of the Houfe, than all the Accounts of Debates for the fame Time, that have yet appeared. Printed for Henry and C.'.ve, at St./John's Gate; and J. Emonfon, in St. John's Square, Clcrkcnwcll; and may be had at the Vote-Office of the Houfe of Comraons..