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London Pues Occurrences (Newspaper) - January 19, 1847, London, Middlesex ou XLVII. P u f's Numb. 7 c c iv r rent f. s ^7rg7^f�i^g^ * SATURDAT f*m�y 'he ajd, .747^ am ved one BritHh Packet, which brought three Holland Mails. From the London Gazette. Brfda, January 15, tf-S. a 7 O R General Haddich with his ^ruined another large Conwy jo- ana iujui.u _____ ^ P.__Ing from Antwerp to Bergen-otvZoom, fcahorflt 100 Waggons of Forage, and ffavd a-g^. a canv Hogftieads of Meal and Wine. The in-gimrd was pufhed as far ati�h and other placer Switzerland, in his very fcr .bout 8600 men, is now upon ha Re- idtfr. ic#;Jan. i7, N. S. Every Thing is very quiet mm, ^ nothing etmomhttry flSrring at Brn� anihe i-th, where they are making preparations active Mar!>�l Sare on the icth Infant, "as Gover-d the Low Count :jes.  $pct Jan. 13. N. S. The prince of Orange has ;-tpw Count d*&Yie the Command of an oH iaentof Foot, vacant by the Death of Major Ge-. fihive an Accoanr, that the Englifh haAe taken I 1 French fliip valuoi at 40,000 Pieces of Eight, tie Levant. It is allured*chat the Troops which 1 the Parmefan are to march forthwith to the sof Genoa. ,,,jr, Jan. l here, itltimating^^the Jsof^inioE that wflJW* m&. be ^e^S^f^tlSft. mO. e of Feb-. ^'j^^P*^Pwe*^ii&'clau&^^ ofprovrS. transited to the xtmafraty of Aixr and ? Ta*\E? .W^itfertW(Hvq,,with thole of 2*fi^^^W�. "GTSthey flail be�f- mmmummAJW Jbe upon the road.; rroA "-hjs crown repents oftoving con- fi>�eed in their deSgns, there will U no con- ^^tf^r^^toead;^!^,^ court ^Wf^a^mil^dei^SJ^rts have been �� toiiowMj WOi& whidi ^ in cbem. A congreis to which Hs majdty had oodented at tbelotreaty o" the Hans general, has cccaiKJiicd thole to be lent bick again, in order to have thole words left out, or at lead at the intreaty ; for in reality the Hates general were in the prefent caie fofar from intreating that a congreis �bould oe held, that they did not even propofe it, The march of the RufSans is now the principal topic k among the politicions here, fome 01 whom, but they are or the frenchified fort, ftiil will have it to be a doubtful afl&ir � and when they are to d that ail the ktters-from PeterJw rgh pofitively aHirm, tharthe fir-t coiumn actually began its' march from the place of their rendezvous the i5th of kft month, in order to enter in$o Lithuania; that the fecond column was to follow it on new year's day, ami the third on the 8 cb jnftant; they lay, if all this be aoually fad. the king of PruJGa will attack them upon their entering into die Empire, contrary to the lavS^s thereof: But thefe people (peak more from what they wifh that what they know. An Extrad of a Letter from a Pedbn of great Credit tat the Hague, dated Jan. u. The cold Weather we now have here, which threatens us with a Frpft, begins to renew our, Apprehenfions of an Expedition fran the French againft Zealand, and this is what the Enemies of our late happy Revolution never fail of amplifying as much as in them lies. But in Cafe of open Weather, we have actually no Occa.-fion to be afraid of any thing, being allured of the precautions which have bees taken, and which arc Inch as moil enefiually de/broy, the fiat bottomed Barks, but likewife the Galleys of the Invention of Count Lowendahl, as foon as they mail either attempt the paf&ge of the Scheld, or enter by its Mouth between the iHands of Zealand. It is believed by the Judicious, from- the preparations of Count Lowendahl that his Deftgns are either to make an Attempt upon Maeftacht,,Breda, or the Line which extends from this laft City to Oudenbofch, To prevent thefe De-figns from raking ESed, every meafure which prudence directs, is taken, and all the ports are reinforced. Orders have been djfpatcbed to the Hanoverians who are quartered in Guei&erknd, to repair to vimeguen, where there are Veffils ready to cendu^ them more earily to the pofls th�f are intended for. The Hef-fians who are in de province of Utrecht, nave like-wife Orders to keep themfelves in readinefs to march, and a many Borfcs as will be aecef&r? for drawing the Field Artillery, ate got together in the Neighbourhood, of Breda. As for Sceenbergea and Ter Tolen, the Inundation has fb effec&iajly guarded them, that there js nothing to be feared on that fide 5 and this Inundation the Tide renews, that keeps up con. tinually. The publick News-Papers make mention of a treaty concluded by M. Van Haten with the Proteflant Swifs Cantons for fmniihing the Republick with a body of 14,030 Men. This however has need of an explanation \ for it mail not be pnderffood as if the Swiuers were to fend the ftate i4*>o- Men more than what it has already in pay; but1 thefe will be augmented to 14,00- upon condition that they fha;l not be refonned, but remain in die pay of the Republick for evtr And what damage' can attend agreeing to this condieion, whidtonly obliges the ftate to have ready upon every Emergency a body of as good troops as an/ in Europe. Amfterdam, Jan. 17. Advices from Havre-de-lrace, fay, that Peomhlons, for cruizing upon the Dutch, arrived there on the t ith ; and that, in Con�quence thereof, they condoled into that Port the fame Day three fhips, bound from hence to Roan, and' another from Roan bene* and a fifth for this place. The French have alk� carried into Calais a Veficl going from hence to Guernfey, one fro.-n Cork to Leghorn, but we know not if the two laft are Englifh or Dutch, Hague, Jan. tf. it is faid a Difference has happened between the Burghers of Antwerp and the French Garrifon of that place, and fome Bjows were exdao-gad between them, and that Count Lowendahl had teat to Bnu^and-Xonyak for more Troops. Rotterdam* jan.20. Letters fromEoQatia %r that eleven ih^ from Araflerdapi and two from this place, ntitely periihad there in the lajeflorm on the 3C^of Sepcember^ and which his tlighnefl having gready approved of, has ordered the Guards to pradrice, and will be of fingalar-fervice to Officers commanding fmaJ parbes. ^Extract of a Letter from Coblenrz, Jan. 4. As the price of Corn and other provifions began to rife extremely in this; EJe&oote, on account of the great quantity for fome time paft bo"ght up by Foreigners, our mofr ferene EleSor has thought proper to put a flop to thatevjl, by forbidding the fending any more of thefe ifficefiaries out of his domifjons-A cerrain Miniver has made repreientations on this �ib;'ecl But be has been, aafwered, that as the dec* torate of Treves, coafiflstoore of mountains, forefb. and vineyards, than of land proper fox com, the latter feiriom produced more than the inhabitants had need of j and therefore it \vasahfcthitely nccd&ry to take care idhe country fhoujd not be unprovided, efpecially when foreign troops are quartered in it, and augment the confumption of provifions. The court, however, hath lent orders to the bailiffs, _ to take an account of the provifions in their lever&l diftricls, that a difcove-ry may be made whether there is yet a greater quantity of tbem than will be neceffiry ; after which his elec, toral highnefs will give pofiti ve orders upon the" fub* jefiT The above Letter is one of the many, that defcribe die great diligence ufed by the French to get -corn ! from the frontier .countries round diem, which plainly fhews how much they wane it to form their magazines for the next campaign, We are informed, thar there are at this prefect time + feveral fhips loading corn in the wefJem, and other : ports of this kingdom, intended diredh"y torFfance^ (.French paffports having been procured for thae purpofe) and that die parties concerned have even nflered polices of mfurance on thofe fhips. If it is mar that the inhabitants of France want corn, and that the magazines for the fubfifiance of their armies cannot be formed without com,from hence, fare it fhcild at almoft any rate, be Mort, fince the keeping it from them muft be of'more confequence. than an additional number of troops lent into the feld.-We hope that? no eomrraaders ofEji^lifh veflels are concerned for |peir own fakes; as it is (aid a law is fuhfifting whkh makes it death to carry corn to an enemy's country in time of war. We hear that a pardon is now paf&ng the feals for the Lord M Lead. Inn to the earl of CTomartie. His Majeffy'sAip die Cbeflerfteld, of ^o gobs, caprj Duiky, now at Spkbead, is ordered (inftead of die. Heihjr) to fail with the &ft fair wind for Cork,, ia -order to OniefcareafJ^ frotatne war-c^tres, for a gcnrral mufler of the three regiment of foat-guards next tne& day momihg, on. the parade in St. tas*%pa& By rhef three Holland mails arrived MethyafternooB1 dieyj write from the Hague of the 24th inft. N;TS; that th.t they had advice, by way of Hamburgh, that the . Ruffian troops wereacnially &x tfeir march for the I'Rhine, that every diingwaso^etatOudex^�fcn,Thc<-len, &c. and that the French have not undertaken as yet any^ejaterprize^of ctmfeqosnce. ^Tteeiry otAn^hsdanlhasat lail come wltk s rery gcodi?raee, into approvinfrthehereditary rM^okte^ Qap in jet full extent*, and' if they haye heenaiitdo hcte*ih doing this, they pfomife to be ^ery hearty-h� fsppdrting what they Jwe done. In fhorr, they ares aaflcoiaTmoed that iikfepmdancy is a be�errh��5 dto a neamliry ; that ajrometce is like t*$ ffcorifb more under a repnblicJc refpe^led by all her netghboars, tbmonder a gov^mentjtroterled by the mro pow-' erfel ndghboar; and that it becomes a maritime power to maintain her rights and to fuororr her trade, not by timid negeciationsv but by a right applkarieo ot * ;