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At Hampton Road, Mr Robert Freebairn, a celebrated landscape painter.

Feb. 1. At London, in the 46th year of her age, the Countess of Euston.

1. At Edinburgh, very much regretted, Mr Patrick Maxton, Banker, partner in the House of Sir William Forbes, James Hunter and Co.

4. At Bath, aged 49, John Irving, Esq. late Lieut.-Colonel of the First West India Regiment.

6. At Inverness, Mr Hugh Chisholm, merchant there, aged 83 years.

7. At Edinburgh, Mrs Gordon, sen. of Carleton.

7. At Dumfries, Thomas Maxwell, Esq. of Drumpark, aged 88.

8. At manse of Torthorwald, the Rev. James McMillan, of Fourmerkland, minister of the gospel at Torthorwald, in the 72d of his age, and 45th of his minisyear try.

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9. At Glasgow, Mr Daniel M'Arthur, preacher of the gospel, and one of the masters of the public grammar school there.

10. At ditto, Mrs Margaret Pollock, wife of Mr John M'Allan, merchant there.

10. At Edinburgh, Mrs Jean Hood, relict of the late Dr William Laing, physician in Edinburgh.

10. At ditto, Mr Adam Matheson, of the Customhouse, Edinburgh.

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SCOTS MAGAZINE,

Edinburgh Literary Miscellany,

FOR MARCH 1808 :

With a Description of the Plan of the EDINBURGH LUNATIC ASYLUM.

CONTENTS:

Page

Register of the Weather for March, 162
High Water at Leith for April, ' . ib.
Description of the Plan of the Edin-

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burgh Lunatic Asylum, Curious Picture of the Court of Ses

163

sion in 1704, 164 Celestial Phenomena for April,... 166 Memoirs of the Progress of Manufactures, Chemistry, Science, and the Fine Arts,

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Query respecting Major Weiss,
On the Character of the different Ita-
lian Nations,

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Monthly Memoranda in Natural His-
tory,
. 168
Discovery of, and Queries concern-
ing a species of River Shell Fish, 169
On Poetic Character and Literary
Fame, . .

170

... 172

Remarks on some Observations re-
lating to Scots Preachers,
Account of the rising out of the Sea
of the new Island of Santorini, in
1707, .
175

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178

Mode of conducting the Pearl Fish-
ery in Ceylon,
Tour thro' the Highlands, and other
parts of Scotland, in May and June
1807,..
182
Brief View of the several Provi-
sions contained in the late Orders
of Council,. . . .

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On Freedom of Thought,..

SCOTTISH REVIEW.

I Marmion; or a Tale of Flodden Field.
By Walter Scott, Esq.

II. Hill's Confederacy against Great
Britain, a Sermon,

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New Works published in Edinburgh, 203
Scottish Literary Intelligence,
ib.
-Wernerian Society,

ib.

Literary Intelligence, English and
Foreign,

205

POETRY.

Love concealed,

207

Verses on leaving the Banks of the
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Anna's Portrait of her Lover,
Scottish Song,

4

Song.-The Worn Soldier,

MONTHLY Register.
Proceedings of Parliament,
House of Lords,
House of Commons,
-Copenhagen Expedition,
Historical Affairs.
Jamaica.-Slave Trade,
France,
Portugal,

Spain and Italy,

Naples,

Turkey and Austria,

Russia,

Prussia,

Sweden, Denmark,-Holland,

Naval Intelligence,.
Court Martial,
St Patrick's Day,
Dundee General Meeting,
-Forgery,

-Court of Justiciary,
-Military Appointments,
-Civil Appointments,
Marriages,

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-Births and Deaths,
-Stocks and Markets,

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State of the BAROMETER, in inches and decimals, and of Farenheit's THERMOMETER, in the open air, taken in the morning before sun-rise, and at noon; and the quantity of rain-water fallen, in inches and decimals, from February 26. to March 25. 1808, in the vicinity of Edinburgh.

Barom.

30.5

30.35

30.25

30.1

30.3

44

30.25

44

30.25

41

30.35 33

30.46

32

35

36

38

32

35

34

31

38

37

40

36

42

34 48

34.

39

35 39

34 40

38

39

36 37 0.04

34 37

34

33 32

Feb.

26

27

28

29

31 8 2

March

45

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

30.5

30.5

30.45

30.44

30.42

30.4

12

30.31

13

30.25

14

30.15

15

30.1

16 30,05

17

18

30.15

30.09

19 29.75

20

29.7

21

29.9

22 30.15

23 30.16 24 30.19

25

30.05

Thermom. Rain.

M.

34

40

38

N.

50

52

53

55

52

53

55

53

53

37

43

44

45

40

48

4.8

46

In. Pts.

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Weather.

Cloudy

Clear

38 0.03

0.04

36 40 0.42

Quantity of Rain, .65

Cloudy

Showers

Cloudy

Clear

Ditto

Ditto

Ditto

Cloudy
Ditto

Snow

Cloudy

Snow

Clear
Ditto
Cloudy
Ditto
Ditto
Clear

Cloudy
Ditto

Snow

Cloudy.

Snow

Cloudy Snow

Ditto

Ditto

High Water at LEITH For APRIL 1808.

Mon.

H. M.

Days.

Fr. 1

Sa. 2

Su. 3

M. 4

Tu. 5

W. 6

Th. 7

Fr. 8

Sa. 9

Su. 10

M. 11

Tu. 12

W. 13

Th. 14

Fr. 15

Sa. 16

Su. 17

M. 18

Tu. 19

9.40

W. 20

10 24

Th. 21

11 8

Fr. 22 11 50

Sa. 23

0 11

Su. 24

0 53

M. 25

1 37

Tu. 26

2 21

W. 27

3 7

Th. 28

3 55

Fr. 29

4 45

Sa. 30

5 35

5 52

6 42

7 32

8 24

9 16

10 8

11 0

11 54

0 20

1 15

212

311

April 25. Princess Mary born,' (1776.)

4 11

5 12

6 12

7 9

8

3

8 53

Even.

H. M.

6 17

7 7

7 58

8 50

9 42

10 34

11 27

0 48

1 43

2 41

3 41

4 41

5 42

6 40

7 36

8 28

9 16

10

2

10 46 11 29

0 32

1 15

1 59

24.4

3 31

4 20

5 10

6 0

MOON'S PHASES

For APRIL 1808.

Apparent time at Edinburgh.

D. H. M.

First Quart. 4. 5.16. morn. Full Moon, 10, 11. 14. aftern. Last Quart. 17. 5. 24. aftern. New Moon, 25. 7.16. afterp.

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BRad Arch EDINBURGH LUNATIC ASYLUM. GENERAL PLAN of the GROUND shewing the situation of the PROPOSED BUILDINGS.

For the Scots Mag & Edin Titerary Mise pub by d Constable &C 1 April 185.

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