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London Pues Occurrences (Newspaper) - September 22, 1847, London, Middlesex Vol. XLVI. ue Occurrences From TV ES DAT September the 22d, to S ATU RD AT September the 26th, 1747. rtr.. ,.�,/:ved to penetrate into Fran e by t/,.(j,rt.-ienc Wan at a Tune, nd chat Measures ""io -oncrrcd, rh.;t 'tis thought imprac-ti-p.. tor V�ifinl r-el'-'ifl. 'O pttvent it. ,t/i�, vi.?. The King of Sardinia has nvde ,',! In: ice'- to the Cou:t otVjenni, to in i:' iT.ili'-'n *' the County of Anghiers, i.ed t'ui m c'-e l.d Treat* ; hut the In I.. in Mifunderdandings between :�itC".i: s, n' produce Conlequences fatal |to Co on C iule, :t.i. We learn from the King' Attv, |jj - - s, has re.cived tw" Couriers trm ,;ci-i leutiiim v* ith Advice, that Mar On I , rfi- hul thrown two new Bridges over the W, in.t that the Diipoiitiotis rocking in the �r,,h I Sp-Tiiih Atmv, c-nti ms the Opinion di i.-it il-.tiining to pals ihe V^r, to tecure the rciriro ' IJ�upr.jnv as v*.elf Proven* e, from an) r.iu �:. UpiM tn-le Advices, the King took a hi i-jrion ot ^r.o;>a nu -�' I) olition neccflary tor an AlTau t ; ci-nti'iii.ab'.e t>' he ordered fourteen Corr-ranics m (iret"n'fs ot Guonliets, Supported by as rmny Bat-ta-Ts, 4ii i flowed by 300 labourers > three B.k.lies ot M nets, tvstniv C^nnoniers, and tkmry W.ihrui were appointed at the lame Tir to mcm k the Btfiion on cite Right, and a Re Nu-t>er were provided lor that on the Letr, "Ko C. ti.pcnirs 01 Gienadieis, pTeceeded by too Vi ur.titi'., ,ud iupporttd by one BiCtalion and t�o C 1. t-r.ies ot Auxiliiries, with 300 Labour-t's,v't e i!;-ii,ed to attack the Hall Moon. Ah (kit Tioops weie iiH�n out by Four in tru M":ni-!g, at a Signal whj,h wa's piven tiy a d,.:.h.: ni.inarfte ot all the Mott.;.i.t,s and upon the Ha 1 Moon. After this hi'} txp-dition, the Troops ranged theoolelves in Otiui ut huUe in the Gorge of evcty Baftion, as wn! a; upon the Rampin ot the Rieh. and Left: Att-.r ,njs wepoirjfi-ii ourfelves ot the Gites of ^ Tovsn towaidb Antwerp and Bredi.and then �n^;>d S'^oid in Hand. Tiu Enemy ranged thetufelves, during this 1 ime, upon the Spoc, aDd ,an the neighbouring *n:�ts, trom �henve they made, a brisk tire upon ur l.oop,, in(i Jctendcd themlelves with Vi-g  ;r, hut were at iatt obliged to leave the Town, dir.. �, y by ^'""B a R�re*t. The Sol-tT\\, tms Tl[I)ei lefin6 theailclvcs Milters of" whY-h11"*' c�luld not bc rcflra'ned from pil'aftirg, in **�*, however, done *khas much Regul.-ftin t^5 " scncrally oblerved in luch C�ciuj> vff'u'0" 15 ^Towri wis taken, the Forts Roan-/ o r �nt' ancl l,ilCn' dcf,rcd to cap.tulate, J tit (jarriions were made Priiooers or War> t-ivL tUt of thc t0rt of the South, or W�. - 1 ^ns. At prtfent we do not know the Num- ber of the killed and wounded of this Day. There is abnuc i6--o Prjfoncrs, befides ico OrH-ers. We found in the Town and the Forts, more th-in i�o Pieces of Cannon, and we leized forne VelTels wni h were then in the Harbour, laden with Prov ifions. Bruffli.S'ft. 17. The Englifh and Hanoverians who w re P.iloners in France, and the Number of whoin js 6zo, having been exchanged and brought here, ire to lec forward To-morrow, �n order to join tbc Array of the Ai ks. The raiir tary C'le'ts ire expected in this Town to-nifthr, where the other Cherts are to arrive lucceflively, which indicnes the approaching Return of the King. ^Vc were in great Perplexity about the Sieg,-of Be.gen op Zoom, at tr.e Inftant that le-v ril Couriers artiv.d with the News of i;s being taken by Ailtult Yellerd^y Morning i that tbc King's Tro >ps toup,ht in tne Town two Houis with the Troops ol the Gairilon; that on this OtCilion a greit Number wete killed, and that eye.; ihe btiecs were lined with dead Bodies, and a I :nofc fall ot Blood. And we are informed, the Fury ol our Men was lb gfeu, tha- the Orfi-teis could not rdrrain thecd here from Stcer.bergen, to low.d loon attcr by fevcral R'-giments 'hit had been in the Lino, and thc Renins of the Gtriion of Bergen-op-Zoom. All the Pa ti uiirs w: cm Lollttt as to tne Lots ot the Place tallow. As loon as tru fcttemy entered the Town, they n,�rch.d- without Delay towards .'tn� ot the Mtrqatlat", vshere the pnncip.l Otfi eis ot the t��mion were together, with the Magidr tes ot the Town. Wr;i,c they were labouiing to tuive the One, the of HefTe Philipihal ordered two Regi nent� to advance, at thc Head ol whi;h he attacked thc Enemy with luch Vigour, that they were obliged to give Way, and this enabled him to rekue thole who were in the Palace be-t jre mentioned. Ic was here that the Dilpute was molt obifinate and bloody, and that the French, notwithstanding nil their Advantages, were twke lepulied, and had been actually driven out, if '^hey h iner t eic was but ifcMen thtt el.aped, and ot thc latter there tell the Colonel'clf, the Lieuunuit Colonel Cou^t de Hoaapetch, the M -jor, anJ young Count de Rec iteren, who was a C�pt*Jii. The Scotch Regiment of Colyear rn^de a moil glorious Defence, and has lo:t 17 01-ricers. All the Baggage an,.! Equipage of the O; ri-eri which were in the Tuwn ate tort,and we are sppithcnlive that in the lirft Tranfports of their Rigc, 'he Enemy rai^ht laciilice Major General Lew, who was lo ill in Bei that he could not be 11moved, lc is affirmed, that Part ol the Garrifon having formed a Iquare Battalion on theEfplanade. ami finding themielves cut off and without the lead Hopes of Succour, demanded Quarters; which being retufed, the threw themielves at once S*ord jn Hand upon thc Enemy, and lold at a very dear Race thc Lives had been refuted them. It is reported, that the Enemy, in the Fury of their Relentment, maffacred oar Officers and Soldiers that were wounded, their Servants, and the poor Inhabitants, without Diftinc'tion of Age or Sex, and that their Rage did not abate,'till there were tew Ob;cds led to latiate their Cruelty. Buc this depends entirely upon Rumour, and we hopa will not be confirmed. The Enemy are without. Doubt, in poffedion of all the Forts, but we hope that many ot the Ships laden with Provifions have elcaped. As yet our Head Qturters arc here but we expect very Coon to be in Motion, tho' hitherto we cannot tell on which Side. ExmS cj nd we arc ig-noiant ot che true Number of Soldiers loii , but this I can lay with Certainty, that our Regiment lutfered copliderably. The Realon or which is, it was one ot thole the moil expOieJ in tha jjciv.- ra! Mall'icre in the Town, and Uppoi .cd irfelt as much as poiliLi* ag�ir-ft the Ftit y ot the Fr-e-my, in oijer to protutea Rctrrac tor tb: r.ft ot the Girrilon. Ouiinbajch, Sett. 10. The Tr.-ops ot the Gir-rilon ot Bergen op Zoom, as vseli a' tiioie Which were in the Forts and in the fines, n-ide their Recieic in good Oriler, jnd arrived in th>-. Camp cue 1 tth and i6th, without bein^ put I'ued by the French. We do not yet exactly Kri'�w what Lots was ludained by the Surprize of that place . and though ic mud have bten very confidenbl:, ic is not in the l''dd doabted, buc that che French I r- n- Retreat. Geneni Crondro.n. line, h . V . here, has, in concert wirn fliron ScFwr z-: b and lo is. Kl.rdei, which >us i k-w ii- been reinfwrced with a D.tath ticnt. W i! mt, ; dr, as wei: hoiii its Siuianon as ir m '-he R-t.-ih -nts wiiicn havf b en Sent theie, is in iiur?  C ^r.djti-on ot licence, *s not apprenen.! any En'erpr;ze-, It is tbtrero.e -'iought the French wit; turn r.-ieir Vicws another Wav. We are infotm: , thit th*y ju.'t if informed thc Bqdy b- in e Lilio.and lent Artiiiesy thither. Genefai Zon'e, whnCo'n  and$ in iourh Beveland his c^ken the jnhil Maiures to prcventan Invalion from fucceedinj. A Cou-ri;T is jud arrived from his Royal Hijhnels the Duke of Cumberland, wicn the good Ne*' or the Aj�proacb of thc Gr^nd Army. CI, Zoutelgnd is Dead at Steenberg of the Wounds th*i he received in che Fight which fuccee.led the Surp, iie of Bcrgen-op Zoom. Jbonn, Sept. 20. We have rranfporred mod of the Sic . and Wounded that were in the Holpicals here, to Rotterdam ; which as it is rruch toi their Comfort, is alio not a little for our Eife, as we are at preient diipoling every Thing for our Defence. A 1 tench Drunj arrived here on Moaday, buc whac wis his Bunnel's we cannot it)-. Hz ownrd at his riid coning into the Town, that the F.encri had lod a va It Number of Men in the Storm, but added, that the Sj.-vfvors had ^oc a great Boo v, which is but too true. Tno.e Gre-nauierb hfd every one or them a Pidole be ore ifry marched to the Attack, and wh -t '-Vine they would diink. This PKce is in a �ood ConJiti;n, and our'artery upon the D>lifl i?-, irf' order to catch the Packer. I aoa dr.r-k to the Soul, to think t'>at the Biood and Tre*!'ure of England thouid he Ipenc to lerve and lave an ungrateful Sec of Rilcals. Ti-.t our Prin.e is tadtr riveted, and cjn weed out Bribery, Things will noc go be.rer than chey have done. P. S. It I hear any Thitt^ worth your Notice, I on fhall hive a Line To-morrow wi:h th** Yoi. Anotbir ExtriH tj x L.rtee Isgj Kumrl^in, J::-.i '��_?- As I promifed in mine or Yetterj3y I tlierefore write, bat is to P.uictii.ra tve luvelew mm: than ;