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July 4. At Barbadoes, John Fair, Esq. 27. At his seat, Gloucestershire, the Hon. paymaster of the 63d regiment of foot. and Right Rev. James Yorke, L. L. D.

14. At Brighton, the Right Hon. Henri. Lord Bishop of Ely.--His Lordship was etta Laura Countess of Bath, and spouse of uncle to the Earl of Hardwicke, and in Sir James Murray Pulteney, Bart. Lea- his 78th year. ving no issue, the title is extinct. Her im 27. Ac Maisondieu, Mr Thomas Roberto mense estates are left to different persons, partly to Sir James Pulteney, Sir John 27. At Otter House, Argyllshire, Anne; Johnsone, Earl of Darlington, and Lord and on the 1st Sept. Jane-Eliza, the daughBradford.

ters of Capt. Duncan Campbell; and, on the Aug. 5. At Calder, near Fort George, same day, Elliot, his youngest son. Mrs Fortye, wife of Major Fortye, 6th roy 27. Ai Edinburgh, Mr Robert Hamilton, veteran battalion.

late teacher of elocution in Aberdeen. 10. At Glasgow, Mr John Kirkland, ma. 29. At Bach, Major John Duddingston, aufacturer.

of the 28th regiment. 14. At Mungo's Wells, Berwickshire, at 29. At Dunse Castle, Mrs Janet Erskine, in advanced age, James Thomson, Esq. relict of Robert Hay, Esq. of Drummelzies.

18. At Leith, Miss Janet Ross Mabon, 29. Ar Boath, Alexander Dunbar of only daughter of Mr Andrew Bell Mabon, Boach, Esq. nerchant there.

29. At London, Catherine, second daugh. 18. At Dinwoody Mains, Miss Mary ter of Lieutenant-General Lord Forbes, aBrand, daughter of Mr James Brand, farmer. ged 8 years and 5 months.

19. At Wilmington, Dear Dartford, Kent, 30. At Inverness, Miss Elizabeth Munfas. Cumming, Esq. Admiral of the White, ro, sister to the late Sir Hector Munro of iged 70 years.

Novar. 20. Francis Reynolds Moreton, Baron AtBrighton, Miss Cecilia Napier, youngDucie, Provost Marshal of Barbadoes. est daughter of the late Hon. Geo. Napier.

20. In the Royal Hospital, Plymouth, Mr Lately, Mr Hunter, surveying-master of Robert Croll, late surgeon of his Majesty's Portsmouth Dock-yard. loop Reindeer, a young man of promising At London, Mrs Hay, relict of William bilities.

Hay, Esq. of Edinburgh. 21. At London, Sir Walter Ogilvy, Bart. At Dusseldorf, Edmund, Baron de Haof Invercarity.

rold, General in the Bavarian service. This 21. Ai Se Andrew's, the Rev, John A. Gentleman was of a very old and respec. lamson, senior minister of that city, and table family in the south of Ireland. Professor of Civil History in the Universi At Southcot House, near Reading, in the y of St Andrew's, in the 67th year of his 86th year of his age, the Comte D'Hector, ye, and 45th of his Ministry,

the father of the navy of France under the 22. Ac Glasgow, Mr William Banner- monarchy: nan, merchant.

Suddenly, at West Cliffe, Brighton, after 13. At Fotheringham, the Rev. Robert taking a ride, Sir George Pauncefort Bart. mall, D. D. and F. R. S. one of the minis At Dublin, James Trail, Esq. Under-Seers of Dundee. He was aged 73, and had cretary to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. een 50 years a minister.

Philip Gidley King, Esq, Captain in the 29. At Kelso, Mrs Mitchelson, relict of Royal Navy, and late Governor of New Samuel Mitchelson, Esq. W. S.

South Wales, 24. At Gosford, after a short illness, the At Savannah, Georgia, James Oliver, Right Hon. Francis Charteris Wemyss, Esq. formerly of Berwick. Carl of Wenyss, in the 85th year of his age. Dowager Lady Kenyon, relict of Lord le is succeeded in his ticles and estates by Kenyon, lace Chief Justice of the Court of lis grandson, the Hon. Francis Charteris, King's Bench. nly son of the late Lord Elcho.

Lady Diana Beauclerc, relict of the Hon. 24. At Irvine, Mr James Young, mer. Topham Beauclerc, and sister to the Duke hant, formerly baillie of that burgh. of Marlborough.

24. At Forganhall, William Glen of For At Horsham, Mrs Aldrich, wife of Capt. anhall, Esq. in the 64th year of his age. C. Aldrich, and sister of Lady Errol. le was an affectionate father and a steady At Clifton, Hugh Mair, Esq. riend.

Ac Stanmore, Mrs Learmonth. 25. At Braid, Maria, third daughter of At Scotstown, Miss Campbell Oswald, Mr Robert Bow, merchant in Edinburgh. sixth daughter of the late George Oswald

26. At Leith, Robert Strong sen. Esq. of Auchincruive, Esq. nerchant there.

At Leith, Mrs Jones, relict of Mr Wm. 26. At Eastfield, the Rev. James Rhind, Jones, shipmaster. She has mortified 2001. ainister of Whitburn.

for coals to the poor of Leith.

At Findhorn, the Rev. Laurence Reid, 5. At Edinburgh, Mr R. Arras, merche. minister of the Relief congregation there. 6. Ac Belhaven, near Dunbar

, Cupca At Aberdeen, Mr James Christie, aged James Kellie, late of the East India Come 93 years, farmer on part of the lands of Mr pany's 12th regiment native infantry

, a Moir of Scotstown, which he had occupied the Bengal establishment. for upwards of 50 years, by three succes 6. On his passage from London to hr sive leases, the expiry of which he just sur broach, Captain Andrew Small, of the F. vived.

shire militia, much and justly regretted t Sept. 1. At Worthing, the Lady of Lord his family, friends, and acquaintances William Russell,

7. At London, Lady Wallace Dual 1. At Cheltenham, Lieut.-Gen. Bowyer, 8. Ac Moffat, Mr James Spadis, ac late Commander of the Forces in the Wind. tect in Ed nburgh, ward and Leeward islands.

10. At Grantown, the seat of the Lord 2. At Craigcrook castle, aged five years, Justice Clerk, Charles Hope, Esq. Combi Archibald, second son of Mr Constable, sioner of the Royal Navy. bookseller in Edinburgh.

12. Louisa-Charlotte, youngest daugh 4. At Merchiston Bank, in the 85th year ter of Lieut.-Colonel Ainslie, 25th reg of his age, John Home, Esq. author of the tragedy of Douglas, &c.

12. At Inverness, Mr Ebenezer Young, 4. At Oxgang, Mr David Calder, eldest teacher of Latin in the Inverness academy, son of the late Mr Archibald Calder, mer 13. de Inverness, Mr Alex. Macgilia chant, Glasgow.

coppersmith and brass-founder, consesera 5. At Hopetoun House, the Right Hon. the trades, and captain of the Inverness o Lady Jamima Johnstone Hope, wife of pany of volunteers. Capt. George J. Hope, royal navy, and 15. At Edinburgh, Mrs Eleanor Pris youngest daughter of the Earl of Hope- gle, daughter of the deceased John Pringle

of Haining, Esq. one of the Senators of the 5. At London, Mrs Peek, widow of Mr College of Justice. Robert Peek, silk mercer, London, and 16. Ac dicco, Mrs Sophia Robertsen, daughter of the late Sir Archibald Prim- daughter of the late William Roberta, sose, Bart. of Dunipace.

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Prices of Oat, Pease, and Barley Nicci, i

Edinburgh Market, per Peck,

Prices of Grain per quarter, Corn Exchange,

London.

Peas and
Barley des

1808.

Pease.

1808. | Wheat. I Barley | Oats.

. Sept. 5.

76 92 40 45 S0 36 12. 90 106

40 45 32 39 19. 90 106 43 44 30 37 26. 83 98 42 46 30 35

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54 59
58 63
57 62
60 65

Sept.
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20.
27.

Oatmeal.
Bolls. Price. Bolks Price
300

22 21 65 116
220

22 21
180 22 21 94 18
200 22 21

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TO CORRESPONDENTS. T. will appear in our next.

W-R-d's notes are under consideration. We should be glad to know how far they are original.

The Tale, by the Ettrick Shepherd, was accidentally delayed this month, but will appear in our next; as will the elegant

Address to a Lady." Several other pieces are received, and are under consideration.

SCOTS MAGAZINE,

AND

Edinburgh Literary Miscellany,

For OCTOBER 1808 :

With a View of CALDER CASTLE.

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Page {egister of the Weather for Octo

Poetry. ber,

72 2

To an Honest Suter, but very bad ligh Water at Leith for November, ib.

Poet, . Description of Calder Castle,

766 723 The Guardian Angel,

ib, Jints on the Introduction of Coffee,

The Kirn, in lieu of Tea, as a Beverage, ib.

768 Nonthly Memoranda in Natural His. tory,

725 PROCEEDINGS OF PARLIAMENT. mprovement in the Supply of Water at Glasgow, .

House of Commons, 727

769 Iccount of Books committed to the

--Local Militia,

ib. Flames, suppressed, or censured, 729

-Distilleries,

ib. Proclamation by James VI.,

House of Lords, 731

774 trictures on Combinations,

-Catholic Petition,

ib, 732 1 Journey through the Highlands and

-Scots Appeals, .

176 Western Isles, in the Summer of

1804.-By the Ettrick Shcpherd, 735 On the Employments of Women du.

HISTORICAL AFFAIRS. ring the Middle Ages, . 738 Portugal, ...

777 iketch of the Rise and Progress of -Proclamation by his Excellency the British Navy.. :

741 Lieut. Gen. Sir Hew Dalrymple, Description of Newfoundland, with commanding the British Forces in

an account of the Cod-fishery car Portugal, to the Portuguese Nation, 782 ried on upon its banks, 744 Spain,

784 Singular Exploits of the Earl of Pe. ---Proclamation of Ferdinand VII., . ib. terborough in Spain, .

748 -Installation of the Supreme Junta Memoirs of the Progress of Manu. of Spain at the Palace of Aranjuez, 785 factures, Chemistry, Science, and France and Russia,

788 the Fine Arts,

750
France and Austria,

790 Sweden,

Nayal Intelligence,
SCOTTISH REVIEW.

791 T. Strutt's Queenboo-Hall, a Ro. mance; and Ancient Times, a

Scottish CHRONICLE. Drama, .

752 II. Chalmers's Caledonia,

Court of Session

794 Circuit Intelligence,

795 Magistrates of Edinburgh,

797 New Works published in Edinburgh, 764 Marriages,

ib. Scottish Literary Intelligence, : ib. Births,

798 Literary Intelligence, English and

Deaths,

ib. Foreign, ib. Stocks and Makets,

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State of the BAROMETER, in inches and decimals, ||High Water at Litte

and of Farenheit’s THERMOMETER, in the For NOVEMBER ISOS open air, taken in the morning before sun-rise,

Morn. Even and at noon; and the quantity of rain-water

Days. H.M.

HL fallen, in inches and decimals, from Sept.

Tu. 1 091 0 3 26. to Oct. 25. 1808, in the vicinity of

W. 2 1 15 1 37 Edinburgh.

Th. 3 1 59 9

Fr. 4 2 45 3 4 Barom. Thermom. Rain. Weather.

Sa. 5 3 SI S 5 Sept.

M.
In, Pts.

Su. 6 4 19 4 4 29.85 | 54 58

Clear

M. 7 5 7 5 Si 27 30. 37 55

Ditto

Tu. 8 5 56 69 28 29.73 29 50

Ditto

W. 9 6 44 79 29 29.65 31 48

Ditto

Th. 10 733 7 30 29.8 35 50

Ditto

Fr. 11 8 21 86 1 29.9 32 51

Ditto

Sa. 12 9 9 9 % 2 29.89 40 54

Ditto

Su. 13 9 59 10$ 3 29.85.43

Ditto

M. 14 10 50 11 16 4 30. 42 53

Ditto

Tu. 15 11 43 5 30.05 44 62

Ditto

W. 16 0 10 0 1 6 29.9 48 57

Ditto

Th. 17 1 29.85 46 49 0.04 Showers

Fr. 18 2 9 ? 8 29.4 44

0.03 Ditto

Sa. 19 3 11 9 4 9 29.8 39 49

Clear

Su. 20 4 13 4 10 29.7

56

Ditto

M. 21 5 13 5 11 29.75 44 55

Ditto

Tu. 22 6 9 6 $ 12 29.9 36 44

Ditto

W. 237 13 30.05 92 56

Ditto

Th. 24 7 51 8 15 14 29.31 32 40 1.5 Snow

Fr. 25 8 37 82 15 29.65 | 40 47

Clear

Sa. 26 9 21 9 4 16 29.5 37 45 0.02 Showers

Su. 27 10 4 105 17 29.61

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50

Clear

M. 28 10 46 11 % 18 29.7 35

Cloudy

Tu. 29 11 30 113 19 29.8

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Ditto

W. 30
20 29.6 39 49 0.01 Showers
29.4 36 47

Ditto

MOON'S PHASES 22 29.4 32 46

Cloudy

For NOVEMBER 1808. 23 29.5 32 47

Ditto

Apparent rime at Edinizi 29.3 38 49

Ditto 25 28.9 39 48 0.41 Rain

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Full Moon, 3. 8.15. mt.
Last Quar. 11. 9.9.183
New Moon, 18. 2. 45. m

First Quart. 24. 10.51.eta Quantity of Rain, 2.01

D. 8. N.

Nov. 2, Duke of Kent born, (1767.)

8. Princess Augusta Sophia born, (1768.)
11, Martinmass.
30. St Andrew's day.

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