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of 200 paces from their former fitu- my in Egypt is confirmed : a part were ations. On the morning of the 24th made prisoners, another cut in pieces, the remaining houses were seen itand- and thie few that escaped the enemy, ing within a precipitous accumulation owed their safety to the garrison of of earth, which extending entirely Cairo, which made a sortie. The am. round them, presented a perpendicular munition and provisions have fallen front, and role so fathoms. Vineyards, into the hands of the Beys, who susa gardens, olive-trees, were all carried in pended their pursuit only at the foli. one mass into the next river. The citation of the English. The Reis channel of the river was filled up, and Effendi has had two conferences this the stream above converted into a lake. week with the English Ambasador ; it An opposite rock, on the territory of is generally believed they related to the Bestagno, at lait arrested the motion of evacuation of Egypt by the English the mass.
troops. The English behave there A dreadful ftorm occurred at Gib. very well-do not meddle in the affairs raltar, on the morning of the acth ult. of Government, and observe the strict. There were at one time five vellels on elt neutrality.-Sebaftiani, after having Thore at the Old Mole; one Turkish qualified himself at Cairo, as Minister fhip funk in the bay ; one Itranded at Plenipotentiary for the whole Levant, Algesiras; and several vessels of dif- is gone to Suez. ferent nations were seen firing signals The French Minister at Constantinoof distress. The Cynthia was driven ple has informed the Porte, that Coout of the Bay, and the Phænix Portu- lonel Sebastiani, whole arrival in guese frigate is supposed to have been Egypt we have already noticed, is loft upon the Pearl Rock.-The Royal appointed by the First Consul 10 infpe& Battery took fire by lightning, and all the ports of the Levant, and report continued burning for 24 hours, and the state in wbich they are to bis Governa all attempts to extinguish it were use. ment. less. Its situation was nearly 1400 feet Vienna, Dec. 31.-We have received above the level of the sea.
the melancholy intelligence, that Private accounts from Constantino. Count Berthold, and two servants, ple ftate, that Lord Elgin had proposed travelling from this city to Munich, an alliance between Turkey, Russia, were attacked and murdered by 14 and Great Britain ; the object of robbers in a wood near Holenlinden. which was to guard against any future The robbers carried off the bodies. invalion of Egypt, and to prevent the A fire broke out on the isth, at the Porte giving permision to any Foreign house of Count Potoki, at Vienna, and Power to march its troops through that the Count was so severely hurt in encountry. The writer however remarks deavouring to save himself, that he died that French influence seemed to pre- the next day. dominate in that quarter.
Some valuable veins of gold and fil. CONSTANTINOPLE, Nov. 25.--The ver having been Jately discovered in Porte has published the Jait the districts of Bukourna and Cznerwhich it received from Egypt. The newitz, the Emperor of Germany lias Beys having conceived the project of ordered the working of them, and breaking the line of the Ottoman army, nominated the celebrated Mineralogist, in order to form a junction with the M. Urban, as the Director. Englith troops at Alexandria, attempted The Governor-General of Istria, iwice to execute their designs; but the Dalmatia, and Albania, has lately dirPacha of Cairo, who had been in- covered some very beautiful Grecian formed of their intention, took such statues, in good preservation, which measures that they were each time have been sent to Vienna. repulled. England has refused, as we The Archiduke Charles bas transa are assured, to render the least asistance mitted to General Moreau fome handto the revolted Beys; but the demands, fome presents, accompanied with high at the same time, that the Porte should expressions of elteem. Amongst other accede to the alliance which the pro- thing, he has sent him a large quanpoles, and which, the says, has only for try of pheasants and other game, for its object to guarantee Lgypt from any the purpole of itocking his ne wiy pur, further invalion.
chaled ettate of Grotbois. CONSTANTINOPLE, Dei. 8.--The A Bouquet of Diamonds lately news of the defeat of the Oiloman ar presented by the Archduke Charles
to the Empress, is 'valued at 30,000 The Jesuits in Germany have lately ducats.
obtained the consent of the Emperor The Court of Vienna has granted a of Rulia for the election of a sum of 80,000 forins for the relief of General, and they have chosen Father the subjects of Lower Austria who Gruber, of Polosk, late founder of a luffered during the war.
school of the Order at Petersburgh. The Hereditary Prince of Orange Admiral Count 'Mordwinot, the has adopted the title of the reigning Rullian Minister of war, has religned Prince of Fulda, Corvey, &c. in those his situation. acts which he has lately published, The Emperor of Russia has settled a
The treasure of the Cathedral of pension of 75,000 rubles on the King of Liege, which was fecretly deposited at Sardinia. Hamburgh, has been discovered, and We lately stated, that the Emperor placed at the disposition of the French Alexander had ordered payment to Republic. Its value is about half a the British merchants for their loss by million.
the Rullian embargo. A body of Danish troops, on the has been remitted. 13th, very unexpectedly took pofleflion The Emperor Alexander has lately of the indemnities alligned to the free done an act of justice and generosity city of Lubec.
to a part of the Poles, the companions FRANKFORT, Dec. 30.–The Jews of Kosciusko. A number of the Subalpresented a petition to the Senate five tern Officers and soldiers, having been days ago, claiming the rights of Equal- taken prisoners by the Ruffians, after ity and Citizenship; but their demand wards escaped captivity by enlisting in was not only rejected, but they were the Russian service. An Imperial fined 30,000 crowns for having male it. Order, of the ift of December last,
GOTHENBURG, Dec 23. -The fire permits all who enlisted in those cirwhich broke out here on the 20th init. curastances “ to leave the army at their with irrelistible fury, was not entirely pleasure." They are, by the same Orgot under till ten last night. All the der, allowed to continue in the service, buildings between the great South- if luich thall be their choice. haven-itreet, and East and Welt-haven The Emperor of Russia has just pubitreets, and Wall-Street, together with lite a wise and equitable Ukafe. It the Gymnasium and School, have be- ordains, that the hereditary property come a prey to the flames, which have of persons of all classes in the Empire destroyed the belt built quarters of the found guilty of any capital offence, city. The magnificent Cathedral, the thall be exempted from confiscation. Episcopal Palace, the Post house, and By a previous Ukase this privilege was the Town Printing-office, are all laid granted only in favour of the Nobia in alhes.
(LONDON GAZETTE.) WHITEHALL, DEC. 21, 1802.
two failors, in the Rope-walk, Bristol, who robbed him of three thillings. The man entreated that they would
the dignities of Baron and Vir- three young children at home, and not countof the United Kingdom of Great a bit of bread to give thein. One of Britain and Ireland to the Right Ho- the failors putting his hand into his nourable Henry Dundas, and the heirs pocket, faid, “Well, here's a shilling male of his body lawfully begotten, for you ;” and they parted. The poor by the names, Itiles, and titles of Baron man, on reaching his house, was agreeof Dunira, in the county of Perth, and ably furprised to find, that, instead of a Viscount Melville, of Melville, in the filling, the thief had given him a gui.. county of Edinburgh.
28. A man of the name of Mat. 25. Ac night, as a poor man was re. thews, who has for the last twentyturning from work, he was stopped by years of his life refided in a cave or
hermitage, on the borders of Syden- the Gibraltar, of 84 guns, which ship ham Common, and who, from his re failed from Gibraltar for Malta, in cluse life, was called “ The Man of the company with the Superb, Dragon, Woods," was this morning found near and Triumph ; soon after failing the his hermitage murdered. He had leve crew mutinjed, and took poflellion of Tal severe contulions in his head, and the thip, and then the was
run up his jaw bone broken in two places. under the iterns of the other ships, the
29. The Lord Mayor held a Ward crews cheering ; but this signal not mote at Salters Hall, for the chcice having the desired effect, the crews of of an Alderman for Walbrook Ward, the other ships retaining their loyalty in the room of Alderman Cadell, de- and discipline, the mutineers becanie ceased.-The Lord Mayor delivered a panic-itruck, and were then easily subvery impreilive speech on the humane, dued by the Ollicers, who belaved very benevolent, and virtuous, character of gallantly. The ring leaders were im. Mr. Cadell.—On the regular forms be. inediately secured, and three of them ing gone through, M1r. Winter pro. executed. pored T. Rowcroft, Esq. as a fit person Jan. 1. Sixteen vessels loaded with to fill the office of Alderman : on a (prats arrived at Billingsgate, a greater Thew of hands, Mr. Rowcroft liad the quantity than was ever before remem. whole Hall in his favour ; and no bered there. The price in confeopposition appearing, he was declared quence fell from eight shillings to one duly elected.
shilling per bulhel. 30. As one of the labourers em 2. At half pait one o'clock in the ployed in the laboratory at Apotheca- morning, a fhocking fire broke out in a ries Hall was charging with oil of vihouse in Frederick-itreet, Portsea, in. triol a glass retort, by some inatten- habited by Mr. Mayne and Mr. Newtion it was thrown over the man's face; berry, shipwrights. The family, it in consequence of which he was imme seems, went to bed at ten o'clock, and diately blinded, and his forehead and mult inevitably have perished, had it cheeks velicated. Fortunately for the not been for the incelant mewing and fufferer, æther was instantly applied, noile of a cat, which disturbed their and a constant Itream of air kept up reit, and timely warned them of their by means of a pair of bellows, which in danger. The whole of the furniture the course of half an hour, by its asto was destroyed ; but what we have nithing production of cold, relieved mostly to lament is, a girl about four him entirely of pain, and by a conti years
age was buint to death. Her nued application of it one hour and uncle had made his way down stairs, a half longer, the bladders were com as far as the street-door; when, on be. pletely reduced, leaving the face only ing asked after the child by its father, swelled, with a sensation of stiffnets on he immediately returned, and had the skin. The whole quantity used was actually placed the child on a table from a pint and a half to a quart. whilit he turned himself to open the This is a second instance of the won garret window to escape ; but, dreadderful efficacy of Æther. It also has til to relate, when he again looked been found highly beneficial in burns round, the child had fallen from the and scalds.
table and tlırough the Haming toor. A few days ago a fire broke out at a He then effected his etcape by leaping farm near Brinkley, Cambridge, occu from the window into the street. pied by the Rev. Mr. Lane. - The Wm. Aleffenger, a chinney (weeper, flames raged with such violence, that of Thame, in Oxford mire, has been in a short time nearly the whole pre. fully connitted for trial, on the Comises were destroyed, together with roner's Inquest, charging him with several Itacks of corn. The damage is the wilful murder of Henry Williams, estimated at upwards of scool. only his apprentice boy, by beating, and 3000l. of which was insured.
otherwise ill treating him, so as to cause The London General Bill of Mor. his death. The boy was under nine tality for the year 1802, includes years of age. 19,918 Christenings, of which 10,564 6. Rict at Aberdeen.--At Edinburgh, were Males, and
9,354 Females ;
and the Court of Justiciary met to proceed 19,379 Deaths, of whom 9,889 were in the trial of Lieurenant-Colonel Males, and 9,490 Females.
George Mackenzie, Captain J. B. Amutiny lately broke out on board Macdonogh, Enlign George Lanigan,
Serjeant Andrew Mackay, and Serjuant mother going to its relief, caught fire ; Alexander Sutherland, all of the late
the lusband, endeavouring to tave them, regiment of the Refs and Cromarty was him'elf foon in a blaze, which Rangers, accuted at the instance of reached to the bed curtains.-rive of the Daniel Rols, and three other private family were conveyed to St. Bartholo. prosecutors, with concurrence of his mew's Hospital, where one died; the Majesty's Advecate, of being guilty of others are in a very precarious state. murder of certain perfons, nained in the This evening, as Mr. Chapman, of indi&tment, on the 4th of July lait, in the
Lishman farm., near Charing, was restreets of the town of Aberdeen. On turning on hörleback, he was thrown, Monday the Jury returned their verdiet and his foot hanging in the Itirrup, he at two o'clock; all in one voice, finding was dragged to a contiderable distance, by Lieutenant Colonel M.Kenzie and Cape which he was to fuckingly lacerated, tain Macdonogh, Not Guilty --Serjeants
that he died within an hour. This Mackay and Sutherland, lines Not proven. accident happened within a mile of Mr.
9. This morning a fire was disco C.'s houle; and it is fingular that his vered in ore of the liables of the George brother-in-law met his death in nearly Inn, in Chrill church, which was extin. a similar manner, and by the lanie guilhed by the activity of the men
horse. belonging to the Hurie' Artillery, and During the severe gale of this evening, the inhabitants; but not till the stable a fatal accidont happened to the Comwas consuened, and eight of the herses pany's thip Hindoitan, Captain Baliton, belonging to the Artillery 'burnt to off Margate. She was outward bound death.
to Madras and China. Near four At the adjourned Quarter Sellions at o'clock, the parted with her anchors, Ipswich lait week, a fariner, worth neariy drove on shore off the Culvers, and 3000l. was indi&ted for itealing a pair of thortly after went to pieces. girl's hoes, helonging to a hawker, and per has been entirely torn off, and no honourably acquitted. He was then part of the caigo can be feved. Une tried for an allault in aiming a blow at
Gentlemaan, of the name of Ciarke, a the hawker on being charged with the Cadet tor Madras, with exteen of the thelt, when the jury gave one penny
ciew, have perished. My of the Offidamages - The prosecutor was after
cers of the Hindoitan have a rived in wards committed to take his trial for town. The cargo was einated at perjury.
70,00ol. She hat a valt quantity of A lad, named Gregg, has been com private lilver bullion on board. This mitted to Lincoln gol, for killing a
would have been ihe fourth voyage of fellow.carpenter, by forcing a screw the thip, and the first of her Captain. driver into his head :--The Coroners' She was of 1248 tons burthen. The Jury found him guilty of that species of female passengers were all on shore at manslaughter which, by the nit James, Deal, waiting the arrival of the ihip at ch. 8. is deprived of the benefit of the that place. The complement of men on clergy.
board the Hindoitan was 132. being In the evening, during a high one of the largeit lips, the häd on board wind, some premises tacing Paddington 30 guns, Church, occupied by Mr. Bifield, an
In the evening, at seven o'clock, Attorney, were rearly demolished. They the Coroner's inquere lat at the watch: Confitted of a small room and a kitchen houle, Queen's head-alley, Newgate. of wood, having a chimney carried to a
Areet, on ile body of a black man, found great height ; the chimney was thrown dead under the gateway of Bull-headon the roof of the upper room, in which court, Newgate-itreet ; iheir verdiet was Mrs. B. and five of her children, were "Died by the inclemency of the fiting ; and brought the whule of the weather." A hair dreller, of Gutietiles and rubbish into the room, and lane, Cheaptive, was conitable of the enveloped them in the ruins. By the night. About three o'clock a watchman affittance of some pallengers, the family
found the decealed Dear Mitrt-court, were extricated without much injury. Cheaptide, and lupposing him dying, left
II. This morning a dreadful accident him in care of the constable at the watchhappened to a family in Red-lion-street. houte. By the warmth of the fie, he A pot of intainmable liquid being on
so tar recovered, as to lay he was perin. the fire, it boiled over, the flames com ing with cold, and had no money; a municated to the clothes of a child; iis gentleman pretent gave him a filling i VOL. XLIII.. JAN 1803.
in a few minutes the conftable desired the least mark of violence appeared on him to go away, and seek a lodging or the woman or the child. The prisoner sefreshment. He crawled to the corner made no material defence, except protestof Butcber. hall-lane. The watchman ing his innocence. The Jury found him on that beat brought two patroles, who Guilty, and he was hanged on Monday, dragged him under the gateway of Dull having confeffere the fact. head-court, about a quarter past four ; The body of Foster, after execution, returning about five, they found him was subječted to the Galvanic proceís, dead, and then carried bim to the watche. by Mr. Aldini, under the inspection of house. The shilling was found in his Mr. Keate, Mr. Carpue, and several pocket.
other profesional Gentlemer.-On the A young and remarkably small woman, firit application of the process to the named Solomon, residing in Ebenezero face, the jaw of the deceased criminal square, Aldgate-ftreet, was a few days began to quiver, and the adjoining mul. fince delivered of three children, who, with cles were horribly contorted, and one eye the mother, are likely to do well. It is actually opened. In the subsequent part fingular', that a woman, of the same of the proces, the right hand was raised naine, in Stoney-lane, Whitechapel, was and clenched, and the legs and thighs a few days before delivered of four were let in motion. It appeared to many children.
of the bye-landers that the wretched man William Huff was indicted at the Old was on the eve of being restored to life : Bailey, for defrauding. Wm. Wood- the object of the experiment was, to show ridge of 6s. by felling him forged orders the excitability of the human frame when of admittance to Covent-Garden The. this animal electricity is duly applied. atre, signed with the name of Mr.
In cases of drowning, fuffocation, or Braham. The fact was clearly proved, apoplexy, it promises to be of the utmolt and the prisoner found Guilty; but, in ule by reviving the action of the lungs, consequence of the excellent character and thereby rekindling the expiring spark given him by Mr. Braham and Signora of vitality:-Disorders of the head, inštorace, he was sentenced only to an fanity, and several other cases to which imprisonment of 14 days.
Galvanism has been applied, were attended Galvanism.-Dr. Aldini lately ex with complete succes. hibited at the house of Mr. Hunter fome
New Colony in New Holland Lieu. curious experiments on the body of a dog newly killed. The head of the animal Marines, late Judge Advocate of Port
tenant Colonel Collins, of the Royal was cut off. The head and body were put befide each other, on a table, rubbed Jackson, has been appointed Lieutenant with a solution of ammonia. Two wires, formed at Port Phillip, in Bals Straits,
Governor of a fertlernent, about to be communicating with the Galvanic trough, in the Southern part of New Holland, were then applied, the one in the ear, and
about latitude 40. The Convi&is going the other at the anus of the dead animal, when both head and body were thrown Colony; and the military force is to
out in the Calcutta, are to form this new into the most animated muscular motion. The body farted up with a movement,
comprise 2000 marines, exclusive of offi.
Port Phillip, so named after hy which it passed over the side of the table : and the head moved; its lips and
Governor Phillips, is in the finest coun, teeth grinning violently. A curiosiy harbour's, and is considered much fupe
try imaginable, abounding with excellent was expressed to have these experiments rior in point of soil, &c. 10 Port Jacktried on a criminal newly executed.
fon. Lieutenant Colonel Collins is in. 14. G. Foster was indicted at the old timately acquainted with that part of the Bailey, for the murder of his wife and
world, and has written some interesting child, by throwing them into the Pade works on the lubject. His falary is fixed dirigeon Canal. It appeared, that the
at 500l. a year. priloner went out on the 5th of Decemher, with his wife and child, and returned
Governor Hunter has received a penwithout them. Several persons who keep fion of 300l. per annum, for his services houses of entertainment along the Canal, in New South Wales. fared, that the prisoner had called at 19. A meeting was held at the Lon. them with his wife, and the latter teemed don Tavern, for concidering tire best much distressed in mind. The bodies
means of promoting the Vaccine Inocuwere found near the Mitre Tavern, on lation ; the result of which was, that a kite Canal. The Coroner ftated, that not Society was formed, a Committee apo