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London Pues Occurrences (Newspaper) - June 20, 1847, London, Middlesex Vol. XL VI. UE'S o cci From SATURDAY June the 20th to Tlii. T i Philip. Miiril 1?. [HF Courier thar arrive-! lad from Ver-Uilks, with Dllparthes relating to the Operations in the Lou-Comtries, his been lent back to t-hr Lo-�-Countries. Another firs heen difpatcli'd t.> Pio-vence. with AlTurances to tne In'ant j_____ _  That his M'j.tfy u-iU ule hisutmol: 'jjfyis to fupporr him in his Rial.ts. an-.! hv. o -tor tint Purpofe a frefh Augmentation of Troop", ihar the Armv or trie two Crowns n^yhe in the'lime Condemn it was the Beg-einnine ot iafl Year.' The Return o� a Courier rom Liiboo i tor raifing is",ooo Militia by the End ot n�t M-nth, and as all the VagrSonds �re in Con-^eq"tn:e taken up, above 3000 hive beenaireadv niiecrcil in and about this Capital, who will be ortrd to ;iutfd to have pe: iihed, as no News can be heard pf them. Beii'.cs the Palaces and private Houfes, 74 Church, s, 14 Monafferies, ana 14 6r is HofpitaU, are reduced to nothing on this Ocrafmn; and. we are aff.ired, that the Gold and Silv-.r V'-imiturej and the jewels that are loll, are lefliir.ab'e. Ar rhel>.(?anr of this terrible Blow at Lim�, the Town and Port of Callao, two Leagues diltant, where the King's Tribunal tor the Indies was kept, was fwallourd up by the Sea 3 and the riurricane Kcompanyng tt was fo frightfnl, that a great JMoy Ships, which rode in the Port, were thrown fame Leagues upon the.dry Land ; fo that nothing is now ro be ieen of the heft Port in Peru, the Sea hiving overwhelmed at once Buildings and Inhabitants, which are computed at between 6 and 7oco Souls, except about -joo Sailors and Fiflier-men, who were thrown on Shore much bruiied by the Tempefr. This raelancholly Nfws has much afHifted their Mj jerries, the whole Court, and the Nation in ge-r.eral, there being te* Families which had not there either Relations or Friends. The King's Lois is irreparable, not only in the Eftahlifli ents, but in the Trea lures that have been kept there during the War, and were not to be fent to Europe'till after a P-n-e. We expeci a more particular Relation from the Vice-roy of Lima, or from him who fuccceds in the Command, if the firit has had the Misfortune to perifh. Lima, the Capital of Peru, has been twice be-Jore alrnoft deftroy'd by Earthquakes, the nrlt Time Jn and the lair Time in O&ober 1687. The latter of thefeShocks was lo dreadful, that Wa-felt k Ho Leagues at Sea, affirms, that it Vk l j the wholeShip's Company, who thought twy had {truck upon a Rock, and were convinced �e contrary only by finding. The Water lhec Time mix'd with Sand, tho' no Bottom wjiid be found, and the Ships on tbeCoalt weie wiven Leagues over the Land* as is related to have b-en, theCife in oSober laff. itvii  y w� built by Pizirro, the Conqueror TI ' mr'554. It flood, in ix. 3�.South Lati-luue, was iurroundecf with a'Wall, fortified with uS- a-nd e,ceed�ng populous. The Plaih JR/r* fruitful in Corn, Wine, Oil, Sugar, iMil!., l lts* ft was dlftantfrom the Sea about Br, h l?uH Miles in Length, and about � 'in *bVri all I* S cppfiderlng the Climate is mo- . S LmpCrate ,heaUhCl1 "3 eriera1. March of ^l0' ^ ^ hear'60 more df^tlje \ � &f rooPs ^ whi have place { Advke t tfl0u^ �r- ' Tfte Court' has received 1 War18$ Jf %?fn^ .of Tripoli has dec� , 1 ftnc tn�n i*"- Kingdom, and Orders have been I Guard ,pa- a M*TT Places to be upon chew : uLlg f SurPri*s from the Corfairs. \ "s ^mJh Troops'on board* ahd' the W be- ; inc. laden with ProviHons, Cr nc e,'!ary Th!;>ar, Mo-ih Mm 1 t-.rv trir. i�; n - d 1; '. Pietro d'Arena, to make do ibie r.'it c-; i w itn Redoubr1-at � erta in dilJan^:s- ai. 1 � tilled with Art ill ry, that he may lecu-t- a g trear in cale he ft on A b: attuk.-ci  :i the nrfr Fnrren.hmenc forced, f.�! r the Inhabitants who gi-.c :-. the Duke de as much Tiocb.-fence ot the Pla^e. ff^oj, 4. The 17th of I*1} M>) ot about jcoo Freruh and SpiV.i: .! , lande.l on our Co-ill, arrived m t!;.-ht>c-J or h.:;-i5no, where we pj: ters of Refreihr.enr- 1 he 19th ue peiceiv'd fome V-1~ H a' .l" we atccrwards found to be a (.-muy ?i naco. They were ch fed by !-vera". Knr of War and Xebecks, bur the N,r'".t foilu.i ali had rhe good Fotune to e:iter 01,.'Mi-.- They had on board upwards of 1 zz?� Men.iis jucited frox leverai Regiments, mult or tnru ocui^ Ou-naditrs; and a confiber.ibie ba \: or-M >nry 1 he (j Y'\-r that convoy'd rhe 11 to i: tne lame D.y a ; i-nj; er.-ter'd our Harbour, havir.oidicts, fenr from Calri, where is Rni a liacali incn-j a Half of French and Sp-mft "1 i, ar.J lome others at Ajiccis, who onl) wait ror a uir Wind to pur to Sea. The fair,e D:V One Hundred and Sixty Soldiers arrived here in a Vclfei trom Barcelona. The zd there happcn'J a Skirrrifh between a De-cachment of our Troop-and a Pi-. ; jet orCoars, confi'fing of 50 Men, who h^J advanced towards Bilagno, but the latter were toon obliged to pive Ground. Our two Gallics whicn put to Sea a few D ys ago, rcturn'd this Morning with VcffeN hd*-n with atl S >rts ot Provilions, and /) Soidiers of rhe Royal Regiment of Biv iu, wnich ac pretent in Corti-a. The lame Day an Englifh Ship came before the Lighr-Hoiiie, and hung out a Wnite; upon which a Boat was lent our to know Reaion of her coming; and the theCapriin mlweieci, tint he had three Offi ers op. board, thirged with a C-)> million from Ailmiral Mediey ro m.- Dj.;. de B ju(-fiers. The Duke then lent them Word, t'rut he would receivthem wkha great dc^'i 01 Piealure. The three Orficeis having repairrd to the French General's Pai ice, preiented hi.n with a Li If of lome Prisoners which Admiral Medlev might be ex-.hanged: The Duie de BoufHcrs readily agreed to this, and made theai llay to Dm er wr.h mm, which was as elegant as could be procured in the prclent Circumftanccs of the City, though we are far from wanting Piovifior.s. Then the Duke told thefe OJficers, true they were tree to lee tne City if they dclired it i which triey laid they would do with a great deal of Pieaiure, and were gUd ne had mentioned it, their Inclination leading them to fatisty their Curioiity in this Point, buc were atraidof arefuUl, in cale the Proposal bad come from them. The French General ordered lome Officers to attend them, and thew every Quarter ot rhis yet luperb City. They could not conceal their Surprize at the Martial At theyoblerved in all the Inhabitants, the Burghers being now almoft all Soldiers, and little inferior to Veteran Troops. They were lifcewile (hewed the Ar'enal �nd the Migazines, which are well ftocked v^tth all Manner of Provifions ani Warlike Stores. In the Evening they returned to their Ship, highly pfeafed w-'th the Entertainment they met with here. Miixn, fane We no looner heard that Mar-flii I 'Bclle"ille had palled the Var with about 40 Battalions but Orders were difpatch'd for o'oob Au-ftt'ifns ih Lombardv toduicrheir Qjnrrers, all the Vigj^lance of toe1 EnglHn cannot Hinder th* ffnatl "Veflels- froroTanaco, which" creep along theCoaft, from gettirig in almoft daily with frtA Troops and Pfovifions toGehoi^ M. de BbuflfTers, judging by tembvil of "Artillery from Sell ri to Bi'agno, and other Difp^ofitions, that the principal attack iTiigfet be there, caufes People to- work' there Day *rrd Night on the Entrenchments, to cover the Ci-tybn that fide. We hear, however, that the Attack has been refolved upon, and was to be made the D3y before yefterday, which makes usHiipwi- ir Tro." - :  a. a I ^ ., h I r. nr.- , - a 1 � fj 1c: a 1 1 urCAt'c, 'i 1, 1 " � r- t.' .->*� e:s ; .... I � , . .  n .>'. n t'l : t 1 a t , . ....... .n � li . a-i � K ; - !,.[>. ni, .... 'i , ri.,... ., I :.: 11 '.' � , . .- c i . 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