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Courier (Newspaper) - March 29, 1809, London, Middlesex jrEDNEsDAY, MARCH 29, 1809. PiiMlV; anjTr. Hsxiie, Hall MaJl. TIRaL of AlAJORCAMl'SliLL.-Speedily will bo pub-li.lied, Narratire of �l�c Circumstances of ti�at unfor- BitioD ; aof] after the Heights of Surir^j shall CQctested, -operatj^ni of ress. taios aiid OfS� ,-----,^ ... , ^............,.......... . . been ^reat an* ifi a jor^ught ajierwHrds,into Uit ^tvffiy't fThiuiMUtg | essenlial, and the Exerfions of Capt. Withers of PARKHOL'Si:, Seor.'trv. 0.nnd li K PO RT of�lie S J� IXIA L >1 IC UIC A L BO A R D jippoiutH by lligliiu'js llic Commaiidfr io Chief uml tlie Ri;;ul Ijrtji. tlu.-Sccrot.-iry at War, ti> Kxaminc the Statr of tliif .\nnr \}�iiital in tlitr Isle of WiRhf. in-terfppr?eil with Jii.-liiiiccs anil l*r(>f*of tlie Krii>s .Misrc'|jr>;- , seiiiali�m* conUiiucd in \;iruiu� P�l�\icalioiisliy Ur. J.nckvon. . - _____ , . _____ _______ ______ � -By'J'llt)M.\S KK.\Tli, Ksii. F.K.S. hurgi-on Geutva! to i 'ittultvi, and treat Kitfi siic/i Pcnnns ms mag beieitlin^ to I hU Slaji-ilv'� Irtrrr.. . tuntiet.T\ations on the l-ilili Report of the Cotnmissioncrj of Military ln�SPORT-OtFlCi:, Feb."23^"iflOftT" I ''T^tJJi Comininsioiiers for cpnilncling His Mn-JL jesly's Trtihspari Service, fur taking care of Sich and \ It'uundcd Stamen, and for the Care and Ctatody of Prisonars of H'ar, d of Money,andihe IVinriples of lixrhanses, i m relalins to t:nninii-rcc'and Public Revenue, liy 1 \:o,,n;ifi]'uit 'nf a!, per tnl'. ulhtztd on Shipping Jn^'uranct, i from tie 1st June, 18IW. ' .\it Tendcrtcilkbt rtcfived after One n'Clock on the day af I Treaty, uor ani/ ttoliccU uiUas the Parly, or an ^getit for him personally iUlend. B -ck Tender must b* accompaaied^bif \ tKO TtsptctaBu Persons'engaging to become'^' rsun tendering, in the sum uf rOJJ/. fur the i if tilt Contract. ! irutars may be knoisn, by applying at tliii 1:ai;I.K ^^.SUKA.^UIi COMPAN V, Coriiliill, Loiioon. 1 ^ S'.SUllliliS rci/ft ^A/s Comjxinij are. resjiettfiiUjf i JL inl'uriiied, that Puluirs e-ipiring ((M.adv-L);iv ic:.'/ he ^i . .- .  ^�.F?_ i;r._'___ .. . (....... rtfUCKt that period, Prciuiiinii, fiz.- Lommoa liiiiur;nice ^. lO.OM nt ^s. Hazardiins..............l� G,0O.) .-it 3~.^ per Cenl. Doubly HazJiriliiiis........lo � Insurer? wixn mis ooninanv : reaic �f �harge Siintyt. yl iced vnnppUciilinnat this OJJlir, iciihin I ifleVn \);i\~Jiiim i period, Ittccipls being ready ngrttably to Hit 'reduced J lO.OM .11 2i.y u,oo.) atnt�.er5, l.tdie. I11M- SliopWecpcr:;, and those " :hed, ^rice A CATALOGUE c.f IJDOKS roinpesing the jt\. Cla.-sic Library, No. 30, .Soho-fquar.*, London; and under the Agi-itcy *>( Mr. B;trrell, All Saint:' Church-yard, ranibrid;;e ; ihe property of W. H. I.unii, importer of (,'reek and I s'liii I5oolc^. Intrr-p't^ed uilli Kililioj;raphical N�tices, anif .-ur.iiiioins sonu* of ilie earliest Speriuieii-. of the Typo-' grapliie -Art, with tUi- imut re>perlable niodern l.ditions of ion, 28.3d.; a van�v oi �.�.v-, SiNvri, Is. 6d. t andavanejtV "f other fathiouable articles, ton MmrtiMi* �*�entiun, at No. 5'i, Cbiaj^ide.-r.-.So siiatK' meat ffoci price fiisl asked._ LIVEKPOOL NEW LJG�� COACH, u> niirvonly fuur inside, sets out fruin the GOLI^K.V CRUES, Cliating-Cross, uu %ud.-iy, Wednes4ay, and friday MutuiD!;S aiul Six o'Clock, throu^Eh >iorlb tlambtflDam) LiirhGeld, on Tuesilay, 'ihursday, and S.itur-day .uorulngs at Si x, as usual. i'lie (Txftrd, Woro-sier, and I.udlow New and Klegant Cu2cb, srl5 nut oB'I'licfdayi, Thursdays, and Sulurdayt, at Two u'Clrck. TheOjford, Cheltenham,^oceiicr, Worcester, Lullow, Heftford, llncnn, CannariBen, and MiRord Haven Wail Coaches every eveniiijf at hight (Suudiv? al Sii). The UiiKhwd and .North VitiXff .Mail every rveniiis at wviifl.auJ from the General Poit Office at eiKhl (Suiid.tys at su). The Ilnlyhead Post Coach by Salop and CapM C;rei!;, **�v'>i''"".rn:g at nine, ��crjrt Sunday-By tJEORtili ilic Glorious IsmTof Xprrij^TiiTGR^^^^ STATJ; LOTTL'RY commences drawing. The .Ncherac iiTmprfcsilciitrd, and besides ttit I' ri-e Gift of 1,00;) W h->Ie Tirketsfor the first Prize ahn.c Ifll. tV- First Day ; anl .>.n) , Mliole Ticuets for the First Prize ab.*e la/, tlie Second j Uay; theri: afe  4 Prizes of ^ 20,003 , 3 .o... sf .... �.M.\3M ti .... of .... ^1.000 �......lif...... 5,050 10 of J " &v. &c. Allo^^l^ichJI1avbesp^^I!cd by One Ticket, if purchased before the Draw iiiR commence*. TirVrt^ will surely rise as tne l>rauinjf approache?._ S~T:COND STATK LOriTllYf"r IROS, con. ,, MStiiiK of only 20.030Ticket'', besin? DrnvinR the I'.'lh , , or.\iull. leeP. "�WUK.KTS and >HARHS arc teHms by ; }LA/,AKI), HDRNE, and CO. Stock Brokers, .it tlieir i vWate Liiltery Otlirc, iNo. 9-J, under the Royal liXebaig-, ' . -and no ^^ Ill-re else in London on their arr�iii't. The Scheme coiitaiia Four Prizes of 'iO.0.0/. 'ach, with he usiKil Vmnber of iHher Capitals till be emilled to One Thousand Witole Tickets ; :u�l the First dmwn Prize nbove i.V. on the Second will be entilled to Five Hundred W\iole ticket-;. Shnres in Propur-twii. These Tickets willV dep.i�itefl nt Ihe Bunk prcvKiii* nthf DrawinK, and delivered to Ihe fortuoale Proprietors at the dthe thereof. . (rf LeHcrt^ -pa�|.p.ii. (is. boards.-..-l. Testament, with Cnimes' Rifeiiii, (iuildbalt, by a Special .lury, before the Rijhl Honourable I.ord Chir'f .luslice Mall^li�ld,' DereinberSj, 1S03. To which are preliyi-d. .\lr. Kni:;ht'>i M.-itenu-nt of facts re-laling l�. larger paper, 4Ss. io lioaril:-, a Third Fdilipn of SPf.hl.rt i't Si T �ger paper HK 1LL\D and OOV.SSi'Y of HO.VlKll.- Tianslated into l'.n!;ii?h vci>p, willi coplou- allc-nilion* .indiinle-, pn-pared foi the press by Ihe Translator.- AVII.Ll AM CO\V IM.R, l^.i. I'rinird for.I. JohnMw. io Sl.l'.iurs Church-yard.-Where may be hail v.-iii.iu� hditiim- of Mr. Covvpi-r'j Poems. 1. liiey majrtoi^iiattttfeCapiUl Prises.____ Tliei-e F.di^oiis are iiilrii,[if Air. Coivper, puhlirheii hy Mr. Maxl.y. :i. Ill Two Volumes demy .*;vo. with designs by f iiseli engraved liy llie Cii'fi oiasler-, 2;;s. -1. Tl>r's on royal paper, SG'. G. Thesinie withoi.t (ilales, ini royal p.iper, its. 7. In Two Volume- posi Svo. with yvorij eiits Iriley, royal quarto.'i/. -is. Thi-d.-iy is polilished,-No. ofthc'^d l'.diii"n, enrrerled and � svjicmalically arr.'in^, on the Conduct oflhe DUKF of VOilk. Printed by Order of the Conimiltc who conducted the laic W eslinioslef Llertion. Lundun: publithed by Bonf and Hone, opposite Soroij�eI Jloiise, Strand. Fr�m Ihe LONDfJN GAZE iTE, Maixh 28. Doaning.slreat, March 27, 1809. Dispatches, iif y*1iich (he following are Copies, have this day brcn receivrd from Li-ufcnant-Gen. IRjickwiih, Cunimander of his .Majesty's Forcts lit th^ Leeward Islands, atjdressed to Viscount Castle, reagb, oatj of his Mjyejtij's Principal Secretajjes of Stole. . Martinique, Feb. 1, 1S09. My Loud-In my last, No. -12,1 had the h.inor tti rrp'iri to jujir L'lrdship.the sailiiij of the army from Carlisle liay upon the^Sth ult. I have nww (he satisfaclion to acquaint your Lordship that we landed iivtwo tiiTisioii!) upon (he 30(h. The lirst division, under Ihe ord�:r5 of Lieut.p Gen. Sir George Prevost, consisting of between , six and m-ycn thousand men, at Bay Robert, on I the Windward Coast,in the course of tht; af(erno'>n without opjiosiiion ; and uolwithslanding (he (lif. ficu'.tiis of tho country, we occupied a jiosilion on the biiiUs of the Grandu L^zarde RiTcr before day.break of the 31 si, with a corps of nearly four thousand nun, after a night march tf seven miles (hrdu^ii a (liliicultcountry. 'I'hcsc services were greatly farilitafed by the ju-dicinij and manly conduct "f ('aplain Beaver of his M !J's y's ship Acasla, who It;d into the Ray in a !>iil(l anl officer-like manner, prec-ded by his .Majesiy's brig Forrester, Captain Uichards. The exeriioi'S ind success of this measure were cum-[ileiely e(roci?e, two transports �"S��fk*9�t..,.;. ^30,000 f^Hlhllj. baS^^'""^' P'^l-P'i'''^ accompanied >� iih 'I'hc Plant* are drawn and enzrarcri. with great accur.i-cy; the h$!s and the 'pioporliirtis prftperly' prenrrvrd. . This part of Ihe work vefliTts (treat credit on toe artist, Mr. Sowrrby. We hizhly npprovr of thi� w�ik, and think it an iircet, Londont and mny be'bad of nil o(l)cr Bouk-�.j!�rs.  �' details. Ijicntenant.Gencral Sir Ccor^p Pr vost, wilh (he advance in niy front, will lak - possission of thi-iieighls of Mriino in the course of this day, and I am led to expect will (here for the first linic feet the piibeof 'he regular troops of (he enemy. The J'ort of Trinite, which ties beyond (he line of our operations, will, by order of Capt. Mtaver of the ^-tvYy be taken posce.ssion of (his day hy of seamen and m.irines from the nnmand of lope. The, wit^ (he body of the fl. r( and stnre-ships, i.^ in (he virinity of Pigeon Island, at the entrance of Fort R-.yal Ray. Oiir ojierations to windward have been vigorous an^ effectual in point of time, and the privations of the troops have been considerabie, and borne in a roauacr worthy of the character of Briti-vh so!, dier?.' ' � , Er/ira what has parsed, lam of opinion (he in. fa'abttao^s of the coyntry oianifest a fii"ndly dispn. roads for the movement of cannon. Before the dawn cf the nrxt �]i\y I reached Pa-pin'.*, and proceeded from thenc; with the atU vsMce, composed of the K-yal Fusilcer Renitnent, and the Grenadier Company of the 1st West lit. dla Regiment. The enemy retiring before me, I reached the heights of Du Bork's estate towards evening, win re I wa� joined at day-light, on the 1st inst. by Brigadier-Gencn.l lloghton, yviih flic 23.-1 Regiment and the \:t Infantry B,u�a"ion, nnJ.-r the c-iraniand of Maj'ir ('�mphidl, of the R^yal Wert Iialia Rangi r-'. I lost no time afrer il!i=; jnnc'ion, ar.d push'd forwards (he Hon. Licii'.-Col. Pskinil'.am. wi.h the Royal Ftisileei*, to pos'css himself of Moriie Hro-io ; this move. men� 1 supported by (he Light lnfat�try Bjtialion, Udder Brigidier-(ieiivrnl iL�ght*>n, wtio was or. dered, after uniting the l.vo corps, to proceed to ; f.irci^ (he height-i lif DrHf.iorni'aux, wiitNijI held Ihe Royal We!eh FiiMln.r-' reserve to.strcnglh^i S'lch p-i'jt? of ?.t.(i:k as nrght require it. ;