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Kerdaw James, Manchester, coal dealer. (Ellis, Curri.

tor free Lamber? adian Barbabus, Manchetter, srocer. (Ellis

Curtitor Direct Leien George, Manchefer, bread baker. (Ellis, Curfitor Mitchitti John, Margingham, worted manufa&urer.

(Edye, Teinple Mann Rulert, Hurtin lane, warehoufemas. (Adams

01 Jessy Mihail Jonna. Denby, tanart. (Wilson, Greville freet Nabs Jus, Sewinbluk-butts, linea draper. Kind,

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Cu Chap er house Opiny William jiti. Genrge, Mylae, aod John Chalmers,

Jeffery (uare, merchants. Crowder and Co. 01

Jewry Oder william, Birmingham, baker. (Swaine and Co.

od jerry Parkinson John, and Thomas Parkingin, Liverpool, cur.

Elli Curiitor street Fillips James, Mul mouth, thopkeeper. (Willians, Red

Loftware Rowe Johti, Cable Areer, merchant. (Swaine and com

0.áj wty Reia William, and William Webiter. Mancheiter, mille

wrights (Mine and Co, Old Jewry Baldrick John, Lecos, dealer and chapinan. (Battye

Chancery lane Becfera Tronas, Trowbridge, furgeo (Williams, Red

yon fare Rowo Zaccheur, Northampton, factor,

(Edmunds and Yon, 1 Hold's inn Synors George, Plymouth deck. Mercer. (Davies,

Luthbury Sowey Rihard. Knowle, cornfactor. (Smart and Co.

Stapletno Shym janer. Stratford, vidualler. (Smith and Cu. Chap.

te: house Strasy Risbard and Joan Oliver, Cateaton Arect, factors.

(Blunt. Old pay office Scarin jonathan Chalton, cotton spinner. (Foulkes and

Con Gray's inn Sel og Audiew, Honiton, grocer, (Drew and Ce. New inn Tuer Samuel, Mauchcier, ion keeper. Uackico,

Nore court Tucker William. 'ua. Exeter, ferke manufacturer. (Cule

tintani Cospital fquare Thoinpion Witban, Manchester, Erocer. (Milne and Co.

Udiwry Tlumnas Jonó George, Great Yarmouth, tineo drapet.

15waite and Co. Old fewry Vore John Prettun, cotton manufa@urer. (Barrett,

Balborn cuurt Vaughan George, sen and Richard Mackilwain, Sna:ch

latt, Tanfeld cuurt Wek stephen Ti luthy, Catur, feriveoer. (Peu fon,

Gray's inn
Willsook Nathaniel, Wynardisbury, wheelwright,

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Na's Head court Young Widjan, Maucheker, victualler. (Johofon aod Co. Manchester

DIVIDENDS ANNOUNCED. Adams John Portfea, nupreller. May s Al er markeret, jus. aud Elizabeth Alker, Preftoo, mil

Der My 13 Blindeli w dan Welwyn. Enalter, April 19 Brown Rbert, Lloyd's coffee house, insurance broker,

vay 16 Brillow Charles, Newgate irect, liaen draper, April 29, Sudrey Charles, Framingham, currier. May 1 basket Kichard, Weidingboroukh, coinmon carrier, May 13 Bark Richari, Liverpool, Cau maker, May Inwo Thomae, Pega, miller, May Howea Henry Nichard, Balb, chunaman, May 4 Sewer Thomas Chippenham, I nen wraper, May 23, final Sada pisy John, Wolverhampiuw drugeitt, May Starcos William, and foon Beatlon, Si. Mary-at-hill,

brokers, April 25 Bewisy Moles, Manch det, viltus'ler, May 16 Bbwker George, Aud Jants Chapman, Manchester. corn

ocalers, May 8 Dr John, and willian Walker, Stratford, calice-pris

ters, May 16 Cria Widiain Charles. Kenington, brewer, May 1 Corwell Charler, Karnbone place, upholsterer, April 18 Carr Jahn, tontefrach, krocer, May 11 Caamael, & Walter Powell, Lumbard treet, banker

Arit 38 Charick James, Stow. calico printers. April ay * ampion june Henry, Gravelend, Brocer. May 7 Currie vavia, Tortinottoo #reet merchanh May 13, Real Cloping Peter, V Iub ewurt, merchant, Mayo Casery Francis, Crasbourn pallage, linen draper, May 30 Gungtua peser Nrw weet icerchant, May 18 Dianau Michare calley, and Robert Devia, nadat

Dawes John, Camortile itreet, mariner. May
Diron' hariss, Pencharchitectdrub taket, fune 9
Duane Francis Thomas Walthaftow. brukci, May 13

tural Emerfun Genege, and Richard King, Jun, St. Thomas the

A partie, brokers, April zi, tinal Learn James Peter, Upper Grafton treet, dealer and

chapman April 5 fal Fawcett Thomas, old Chage merchant. April 14 Fitton Elizabeth, Bulon.un the-monts, milliner, May.g Faveti Michael, KOTOU. lisen traper. April 15 Gay Williin, Devicus. tiamin) April 17 Gwillim Robert, Worth p dree, dealer in Spirituous li.

quors, April 28 Gundin Peter, Wentworth Dreet, cooper, Mays Heydon Benjuaia Aubert, Plyinoutta, bookseller, April 15,

final Houlding Ralph, and Joha Houldios, Pieston, dealer in li

quors, April 14 Hudlon Thomas, New Bond freer, tavern-keeper, April

in final Howett John, St. Martin's lane, carpenter, April 15 Hall William, Silver arret, warehouseman, May 5 Hunt Walter, Putney, Brucer. May 9 Huhe John Christian, Deptford, pet er, Mays Hughe. James Fletcher, Wigmore Areet, Gacioner, April Hitching Samuel, Kireland road, vidualler, Mays Hume William, Berwick-upon-Tweed, cora merchant,

May 7, final Heikein joseph, and william Jones, Liverpcot, grocero

May 11 Harris Robert, Maidlane, woollen draper, May 9 1Card Wiliam, Eax Grimitead, brecchiater. April al Junson William Edware road collar maker, May 13 Ifaacs George, 20d Michael Ifaacs, Beris-Darks, MCR

chants, npril 2! Lindsay Pete, Greenwich, baker, May 1 Lewthwaite Jon, Liverpool, merchant, May ? Lewes Forepa, wen minder bridze road, victualier, April

28, al Lloyd Hugh, Middle Temple lade, money fcrivenet, May

16 Life Gear:e. High Harrowrate. inakecper, May 11 Life John, Ripley, grocer, May 11 Leach Benjimin juna Curtain road, hoi fe dealer, June Murkan Richa d, Aberdare, apotheca y, May ! Mankey Charles, Lyon' 149, mercbant. May ? Montie in James, and Jam * Seyueira, Gracechurch freely

drugiits. May 12 Miles samuel, Bristol, cornfactor, May 7, final Maidand David, Wigas

Walter Campbell, London, and William Wright, Liverpool. May ? Morley Junn, sewarditude, spiller. Mayo Noble James Kenfingion Gravel Pits. brewer. May i Norman Thomas, Dentone in huider, May 9 Oakes Juan, Unionitreet, coal merchant, vixy 16 final Papillon l'eter James, st. Swithio's lane, perchsal,

April 21 Phillips Benjamic, and William Baron, Ewer Arcet, druge

grinders. Mayo Pritchard Jone Storey, Wigmore freet, grocer, April 11 Pickup James, Burnley, cuitun fpirner, Mago Pearty Eryan, hindan ikinnie , May 8, Apal Phillips Michael, Norris ftreet grocer. May foal Roberts Thomas, Hellone, Erocer, May hi'Ana! Rullell Juba, Moorheds, broker, April 21, foal Leber's Heniy, Arretub. John Woberts, Newport, and

Mark Gregory, of Xing's Arms yard, binkers,

April 2) Rofs Alexander. Minories, merchant, May 9 Rodd Emnd, London tett, il.erchant, April 14 Robe, trus James, and James Hutchifun, yleer-&reet, oil

men, May 26 Rov fe Williatt), Worceter, filversmith, May 4 Rors Bernard, New City Chambers. merchant, Mays Schneider Richard William Ulric, White Lon suurt, mere

chant, April 3 Sretterd Thomas, Lindley Jabez Stutterd, lindley and

Tbomas Littlewood, ufod Field. merchants, April 10 Scott John, and George Scott, South frutt, mercbanta.

Aprilia Smethur James and Tames Mangoall, Bolton, dimity

manufacturers, April 18 Smrdley Ifaac, Maideo lape, boder, April 14 Serkent Francis, Wakefield, in piecpe: April 30 final Southard George New Houd drett, faen draper. May s Scurry Francis, Kent road, coal dealer, May nai Tread pola Joha. Portfea, easier maker. April as Tydeman linn Simpfun, Colchester Ironmonger. April Tinkley George, and John Alk, Meara's court, leatheriele

lers, May 2 Wilkinson James, Leeds, dyer, April 23 Winch Witam. To hill åreer, butcher. April:s. final Wrira jona, Kebroyd Mill, cotton {pinger. April 23 wufon William, Colcheter. merchant. Aprit 7 Wneatly Jonu, Mark lade, cornticor, Apri. 25 wulacy John, William Wilay, and Thoma, Willary, L

verpool, millers, April 27 Willon Joho, Kendal, tellow chandler, Mayo Wilkinson sain el, ann Jofeph BurtouBA, High Wycomben

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Browne, who commanded on the left, ordered Dispatch, of which the following is three companies of the 40th, under Major

a copy, was received on the 12th of Campbell, to their support: these companiesfell April at the office of Viscount Calilereagb, in with the head of the column, and very one of Nis Majesty's Principal Secretaries bravely charged it; the charge was as gal

. of State, from Brigadier-General Auchmu- lantly received and great numbers iell ty, to the Right Hon. William Windham:

on both sides ; at length the column beSIR, Monte Vidco, Feb. 6, 1807.

gan to give way, when it was suddenly and I have the honour to inform you, that his impetuously attacked in flank by the rife Majesty's troups under my command have corps, and light battalion, which I bad op. taken by assault, and after a moit determined

dered up, and directed to the particular point. resistance, the important fortress and city of The column now gawe way on all tides,

and Monte Video.

was pursued, with great Naughter and the loss

of a gun, to the town. The Ardent, with her convoy, arrived at

The right column, Maldonado on the 5th of January; and I im. observing the fate of their companions, ramediately took under my orders the troops pidly retired, without coming into action. from the Cape commanded by Lieutenant

The loss of the enemy was confierable, Colonel Backhouse. On the 13th, I evacua

and has been estimated at fifteen hundred ted that place without oppofition, leaving a

men; their killed might amount to between small garrison on the Island of Gorriti.

two and three hundred; we have taken the On consulting with Rear-Admiral Stirling, same number of prisoners, but the principle it was determined to attack Monte Video; part of the wounded got back into the town; and I landed on the morning of the 18th, to

I am happy to aud, that ours was comparithe Westward of the Caretas rocks, in a

tively trifling small bay, about nine miles from the town.

The consequences of this affair were greater The enemy were in great force, with guns

than the action itseli. Instead oifinding our on the heights, when we disembarked; but

selves surrounded with borse, and a petty they did not advance to oppole us, and lufter- warfare at our posts, many of the inhabitants ed me to take a trong punition, about a mile of the country leparated, and retired to their from the shore. A trifling cannonade, and several villages, and we were allowed quierly fome firing at the outposts, commenced in

to let down before the town. the afternoon, and continued occasionally du.

From the best information I could obtain,

I sing our stay on that ground.

led to believe that the defences of On the 19th we moved towards Monte Monte Video were weak, and the garrison by Video. The right column, under the ho no nieans disposed to make an obftinite renourable Brigadier-General Lumley was early Tistance; but I found the works truly respect. opposed. About four thousand of the ene able, with one hundred and fixty pieces of my's norse occupied two heights to his front cannon; and they were ably defended. and right As we advanced, a heavy fire of The enemy, being in poffesfion of the If rould and grape opened upon us; but a fpiri- land of Ratones, commanded the harbour; ted ciiarge in front, from the light battalion and I was aware that their gun-boars woulá under Lieutenant-Colonel Brownrigg, dif- annoy us, as we apprehended. A two-gun persed the corps opposed to him, with the battery was constructed on the 93d to keep

The enemy on the fank did them in check, and our posts were extended to not wait a fimilar movement, but retreated the barbour, and completely shot in the They continued retiring before us, and per- garrison on the land side. Their communiesmitted us, without any further opposition, tion was still, however, open by water, and except a distant cannonade, to take up a po

their boats conveyed to them troops and profitions about two miles from the citadel. Our visions ; even water for the garrison was obe advanced posts occupied the suburbs, and some tained by these means; for the wells that fupsmall parties were polted close to the works; ply the town were in our pofleffion. but in the evening the principal part of the

On the 25th, we opened batteries of four suburbs was evacuated.

twenty-four-pounders and two mortars, aad The next morning the enemy came out of the all the frigates and smaller vefleis came in, town and attacked us with their whole force, as close as they could with Gafety, and canabout fix thousand men, and a number of guns. nonaded the town. But finding that the

They advanced in two columns; the right, garrison was not intimidated into a surrender, consisting of cavalry, to turn our left fiank, I constructed, on the 28th, a battery of six while the other, of infantry, attacked the lelt twenty-four pounders, within 3 thouland of our line; this column pushed in our ad- yards of the South Eaft baition of the citadel, vanced posts, and prefied so hard on our out- which I was informed was in fo weak a fate picquet, of four hundred men, that Colonel that it might be casily breached. The para


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pet was soon in ruins, but the rampart re ment, wit. Colonel Browne, followed. They ceived little injury, and I was foon convinced allo milled the breach, and twice palled that my dieans were unequal to a regular through the fire of the batteries, before they Siege ; tbe only prospect of success that pre found it. sented it was to erect a battery as near The 87th regiment was posted near the as poft le to a wall by the fouth gate, that North gate, which the troops who entered ac joins the works to the sea, and endeavour the breach were to upen for them, bue their to breach it. This was efteetrd by a six gun ardour was so great that they could not wait. battery within fix hundred yards, and though They scaled the walis and entered the towa it was expofed to a very fuperior fire from the as the troops within approached it. At dayenemy, which has been inceffant during the light every thing was in our poflellion except whole of the fiege, a breach was reported the citadel, which made a thew of resistance, practicable on the ed inftant. Many reasons but ivon surrendered, and carly in the morning induced

to delay the aflault, the town was quiet, and the women were though i was aware the troops would be ex- peaceably walking the streets. posed to a very heavy fire in approaching The gallantry displayed by the troops and mounting the breach. Orders were during the ariault, and their forbearance and issued for the attack an hour before day- orderly behaviour in the town speak to fully break the ensuing morning, and a sunr in their praisc, that it is unnecessary for me

sent to the governor in the to say how highly I am plealed with their evening to surrender the town. To this mef. conduct. The service they have been enfaye no answer was returned.

gaged in fince we landed, has been uncomThe troops destined for the assault confifted monly severe and laborious, but not a murmur of the rifle corps under Major Gardner, the has escaped thenı ; every thing I wished has light in:untry under Lieutenant Colonel been elected with order and cheerfulness. Brownrigg and Major Trotter, the grenadiers Our lors during the hege was triling, par. under Majors Campbell and Tucker, and the ticularly as we were not sheltered by apSath režiment under Lieutenant-Colonel vallal proaches, and the enemy's tire or thot and shell and Major Nugent.

was incellant. but it is painiul for me to They were supported by the 45th regiment add, that it was great at the afault. Many under Vajor Dalrymple, and the 87th under most valuable oflicers are among the killed Lieutenant Colonel Butier and Major Miller. and wounded. Major Dalrymple of the 40th The whole were commanded by Colonel was the oniy field oificer killed. LieutenantBrowne The remainder oi my force, con Colonels Vatial and Brownrigg, and Major htting ofte 17th light dragoons, detachment Tucker are among the wounded. Iam deeply of the 20th an: 21 ft light dragoons, the 47th concerned to lay that the two former are Tegiment, a company of the 71st, and a corps leverely so. The enemy's loss was very of 700 marines and teamen, were encamped great, about height hundre killed, five hununder Brigadier General Lumley, to protect dred wounded, and the governor Don Pasquil

Ruis Huidobro, with upwards of two thousand At the appointed hour the troops marched officers and men are priioners. About fifteen to the allault. Th:y appraached near che hundred escaped in buats or secreted theme brerch before they were discovered, when a felves in the town. dcftructive tire from every gun that could bear From Brigadier General che honourable W. upon it, and from tbe musketry of the garri. Lumley and from Colonel Browne, I have fon, opened upon them Heavy as it was, received the moft able and the muft zealous asa our loss would bave been comparatively tri fittance and iupport. The former protected fing, if the breach had been open, but during the line from the enemy during our marchi, the night, and under uur fore, the enemy had and covered our tear during the fiege. The barri a Joed it with hides, so as to render it latter conducted it with great judgment and Dealy impracticable. The night was ex. determined bravery. tremely dark. The head of the column inilla The established reputation of the royal ed the breach, and when it was approached it artillery has been firmiy supported by the was lo ikue up; that it was mistaken for the company under my orders, and I consider myuntouched wall. In this fituation the troops self much indebted to Captains Wation, remained under a heavy fire for a quarter of Dickson, Carmichael, and Willgress, for their an hour, when the breach was dilcerned by zealous and able exertions. Captain Fanthaw Captain Renny of the 40th light infantry, of the engineers was equally zealuus, and who pointed it out, and gloriously fell as he though young in the service conducted himmounted it. Our gullant foldiers rushed to it, felt with such propriety that I have no doubt and, difficult as it was of access, forced their of his proving a valuable ufficer. Owing to way into the town. Cannon were placed at the great fatigue he was taken ill in the midit of head of the principal Atreets, and their fire our operations, and Captain Dixon readily unfor a foort time, was destructive : but the dertook his office, and executed it with the troops advanced in all directions, clearing the greatest judgment. Areets and batteries with their bayonets, and From the heads of corps and departments, overturning theis cannoa. The 40th segi from she general staff of the army, from the


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medical, and from my own personal staff, I Major Trotter, of the 838. Major Tamp. have received the most prompt and cbeerful beli, of the 10th. Captain Willgress, of the afistance,

Royal Artillery. Captain Crookthanks, of It is insufficient to say, that the utmost cor the 38th. Captain Rogers, of the 40th. diality has subfifted between Rear-Admiral Lieutenant Chawner, of the 95ch. --Killed Stirling and myself; I have received from him during the lege. Captain Beaumont, of the the most iriendly attention, and every thing 87th. Wounded during tbe firge. - Lieutenant in his power to grant.

O'Brien, of the 87th. The Honourable . The captains and officers of the navy Irby, Midshipman.' Killed in the offault.have been equally zealous to afiiit us; but I Majur Dalrymple, of the 40:h. Captaia feel particularly indebted to Captains Donnelly Rennie, of ditto. Lieutenant Altton, of ditry, and Palmer for their great exertions. They Captain Malun, of the 38: h. Lieutenant commanded a corps of marines and faimen Irwine, of the 87th. Captain Dickenson, of that were landed, and were essentially useful the 95th. Wounded in obe affault. Lieuteto us with the guns, and in the batteries, as nant Colonel Brownrigg, of the 11th, fince well as in bringing up the ordnance and dead. Lieutenant Smith, of the 40th Ea, ftores.

Sign Cancern, of ditto. Lieutenant Evans, of This dispatch will be delivered to you by the 87th, severely. Lieutenant M'Rea, of Major Tucker, who was wounded at the ditto, severely. Lieutenant Colonel vallal, atault; and as he has long been in my con-' of the 38th, fince dead. Captain Shipton, of bvence, I beg leave to refer you to him for ditto, severely. Lieutenant Brounion, of further particulars.

dicto, dangerously. Enlign White, of ditto, I have the honour to be, &c.

severely. Enlign Willthire, of ditto, slightly. S. AUCHMUTY,

Ensign Fraser, of ditco, fince dead. Page Brigadier General commanding master Willfire, of ditto, severely. Adju. To tbe Rigbt Honourable William Windtam, tani Hewill, of ditto, dangerously. Alist&c. &c. &c.

ant-Surgeon Garrat, of ditto, slightly. CapP. S. I am extremely concerned to add, tain Whetham, of the 40th, severely. Lieg. that Lieutenant Colone is vafal and Brown tenant Wallace, of ditto, dangerously. Lieu. sigg both died yesterday of their wounds. I tenant Johnson, of dirto, severely. Lieutenant had flattered mytelt with hopes of their re. Ramus, of ditto, severely. Major Tucker, covery; but a rapid morification has deprived of the 22d, Nightly. Alligant-Surgeon Wil. His Majesty of cwo moit able and gailant offi dair, of the 87th, severely. Lieutenant Scan

lan, of the 9th, nightly. Lieutenant

M'Namara, Return of the killed, wounded, and miling of

of ditto, Nightly the forces under the command of Brigadier Ge

Captain Donnelly, of his Majesty's nerel Sir Samuel Auchmury, between ihe 16ch thip Ardent, arrived on the morning of of January, rbe day of landing at the Punta the 12th of April, at the Admiralty-ofDe Caretas, to the 2016 of January inclusive.

fice, with dispatches from Rear-Admiral Between 1616 and 20:h Ul.-1 Lieutenant, Stirling, cominanding a squadron ot bis 1 drummer, 18 rank and file, killed; 2 ma: Majcfiy's Pips in the Rio de la Plata, jors, 3 captains, 1 lieutenant, 2 serjeants, 1 of which the following are copies: drummer, 119 rank and file, wounded : 1

Diaden, off Monte Vides, 816 Feb. 1807. sank and file, milling. During the figem SIR, 1 captain, 3 rank and file, killed; 1 lieute

I have peculiar satisfaction in congratulatnant, 1 enlign, 12 rank and file wounded ; 71 ing my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty rank and file, milling. At the alfault-5 ma on the capture of Monte Video, as well fram jors, 3 captains. 2 lieutenants, ferjeants, 2 the importance of the conquest, as trom the ho. drummers, 105 rank and file, killed; 2 lieu

nour which has thereby been acquired by his tenant-colonels, 3 captains, 8 lieutenants 4 Majesty's arms enligns, 4 staff, 18 lerjeants, 5 drum mers, 235 Immediately on the arrival of Brigadier sank and file, wounded.

General Sir Samuel Auchmuty, at Maldonado. Total-1 major, 4 captains, 3 lieutenants, it was determined to invest this place, and 2 fericants, 6 drummers, 126 ranık and file, and having allembled our force off the Illand killed; 2 lieut nant colonels, 2 majors, 6 of Flures, i descent was effected on the both captains, 10 lieutenants, 5 enligns, 4 ftaff, Ultimo, neus. Carretea Point, which is about 20 ferjeants, 6 drummers, 366 rank and file reven miles to the Eastward of the towa. wounded; & rank and filc, miling,

The enemy had afiembled in condiderabl: Capiains Willgress and Crookfbanks, and numbers, and with several pieces of Artillasy 31 rank and file, included in the above, have seemed determined to oppofe our peugtels. fince returned to their duty.

The navigation of the Rio de la Plata, with J. BRADFORD, Dep Adj. Gen the strong breezes which we have experien.d Officers killed and wounded.

for several weeks, rendered the landing of Killed upon landing-Lieutenant Fitzpatrick, troops, and aflifting their operations, reti of the 400. Sligtily wound d upon land rg. - dificult, but the place choich was happily


adapted to allow the covering veitels, onder ten guns and garrisoned by seventy men, the direction of Captain Hardyman, to ap which surrendered without any refiftance, proach so close as to command the beach, and although it is well aslapted for de ence, and notwithstanding the weather threatened, and might have given considerable annoyance. was unfavourable, the fuldiers got all on thore A very fine frigate mounting twenty-eight. without a fingle accident of any kind, and guns was set fire to by her crew, ani blew up were in pofteñion of the heights before fix with an awful explosion; as also three gun o'clock, with such things as the general boats, but the other vessels in the bartour wanted.

were saved by the exertion of our people. On the 19th the army moved forwards, and It has been much the custom to speak as an attempt to harass the rear was expected. Nightly of the resistance to be expected from I directed boats to proceed close along thore to the Spaniards in this country; and with conlook out for and bring off any wounded men, fidence of the facility which has been given whut the covering vessels were placed to pre to naval operations, by a prior knowledge of vent the enemy from giving annoyance, and I the river, but the battles lately fought prove kad the happiness to hear that all the sufferers the former opinion to be erroneous, and er. were brought off in despite of well directed perience evinces that all the information efforts to destroy them. In the evening I hith-rto acquired has not prevented the most dropped, with the Acet, off Chico Bay, near formidable difficulties. which the army encamped, within two miles The conduct of the captains, officers, seaof the city.

men, and royal marines of the thips and ver. I had landed about eight hundred leamen fels, which I kept with me for this service, and royal marines, under the orders of Capt. has met with my entire approbation; and I Donnelly, to act with the troops; and, as I feel persuaded that I should have had occafaw no advantage could refult from any effort, fion to express my satisfaction with the exer of thips against a trung fortress, well defended tions of the officers and crews of the Diomede at all points, and which, from the thallowness and Protector, if I had not been obliged to of the water, could not be approached within detach them on other service. a distance to allow shot to be of any use, i

CHARLES STIRLING, disposed the Squadron so as to prevent any era Total 6 seamen killed, 28 wounded, 4 cape from the harbour, as well as to impede a mising. communication between Colonna and Buenos The ships taken in the harbour were 57, beAyres, and confined my whole attention to give fides 15 noop-rigged gun boats ; 6 row boats every posible afliftance in forwarding the with guns. Lege, by landing guns from the line of battle Nothing but foie affairs of outposts thips, with ammunition, fores, provisions, and have occurred between the Rullian and

every ching required by the commander of the French armies fince the bloody battle of furces.

The distance which the thips' lay from the Eylau. The liege of Stralsund has been fhure, with the almost conttant ligh

winds raited, and the Suedes have gained conand Iwell we had, and the great way every fiderable advantages over the retreating Ching was to be dragged by the seamen, up a

French. heavy sandy road, made the duty exceTively

Admiral Duckworth having palled the laborious. The squadron had almost daily Dardanelles with an Englith fleet,' anfourteen hundred men un fhore, and this ship chored before Conttantinople, with a

often left with only thirty men on view to give weight to the negociations board.

with the Porte. The foreign journals in The defence made by the enemy protracted the French interest have given some de the fiese longer than was expected, and re- tails of this bulinefs, not worth repeatduced our flock of powder to low that the ing; but otficial dispatches from the Engking's lips, with all the transports, and what lith Admiral are daily expected.

feet of merebantmen had for sale could not Various in furrections, which have broken have iuraithed a further consumption for more than two days, when a practicable breach was out in India, seem to call for the exerfortunately made, and on the sa instant, tion of more wisdom in the Euglich goearly in the morning, the town and citadel vernment than it is feared appertain to were most gallantiv carried by storm.

the present adıninistration. Ina conversation with the general on the

At home we have to record another preceding day, I had made fuch disposition of event, which has cxcited great alarm the Imitler veflets and armed boats, as ap- among

the friends of their country and peared molt likely to answer a deired purpose, the principles of its conftitution-we and fo foon as Fort Saint Philip was in mean the sudden DissoLUTION OF THE pottedion of the Britih tronps, lieutenant Wil. PARLIAMENT AFTER IT NAD SAT BUT Lato Milae, with the armed launches, took pol

FEW Monius! felion or the Band of Rattones, mounting


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