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LONDON

... we could plainly fee with our glaffes. On the 25th, at night, his Excellency detached five Bri- tish regiments of infantry, Prefton 's light horfe, our corps of volunteers, and a body of murines, all tinder the com- mand of General Pigot; we croffed at ...

Published: Saturday 14 September 1776
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2470 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

FrtmtheiLONDON GAZETTE EXTRAORDINARY

... failed from _Cr.ib.-K.cs the 1 >r',i of Decem- ber. The referve, which coxfiftS ot the sth regimen', the grena- dier's and light infantry of the army, was landed at the Grind Cul de Sac, upon the ifland of St -Lucie, the irjtb in the e- vening, with which ...

Published: Monday 29 March 1779
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 6564 | Page: 1, 2, 3 | Tags: none

LGN D O I

... ca- valry. Gn their drawing tbeir fwords, the artillery fired 19 guns, a.nd the infantry fhoul'dered. His Loidfhip puffing the cavalry and artillery, came en ibe infantry's ground, by the right of the firft Royal Scots, where he was received by Ges, Siopcr ...

Published: Wednesday 26 August 1778
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 3015 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

From the London G-zelie, June 13,

... oppdfition to his Majefty's government, de- i : :ed, on the ?? of April at night, the grenadiers of his army, and the light infantry, under the command pi Lieutenant Colonel Smith ofthe icth regiment, and ] Eajor Pitcaime ofthc marines, with order:, to ...

Published: Wednesday 14 June 1775
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1059 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

t-rmn the London Cizetfe, Oft. 24

... o'clock en Wednefday morning, the atrcoue from Lord Petre's park, and the road .nd ft! :t« if B ntwood being lined oy die light infantry, the 6.h i.n.l Liverpool rcf the featol tiie Earl Waide^rave, tvhere their Majefties arrive! | three, the.- Eviajefties ...

Published: Wednesday 28 October 1778
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1235 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

S TJ R G-E R Y. i'j TILL. AM GORDON' and WILLIAM CREEC'.T, . o.Vs ftlkrs, 'systematic elements T H

... letter fr./n ?? Grren. ** I have the ple.afure to congratulate you upou out, ibc- crfs laft evening. Gen. Wayne with the light infantry furprifed the gar- lifon at Stoney Point, ar.el took the whole prifoners-. the particulars we have not yet, but it is ...

Published: Saturday 09 October 1779
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Advertisement | Words: 6859 | Page: 1, 3, 4 | Tags: Classifieds 

CAMP INTELLIGENCE..COXHE A T H

... the grenadiers .-.nj light infantry ofthe: army, with the light troop of dra- goons, and the amuzcts from the artillery park, marched from the camp to Barnirtg-common, where it was fuppofed an ene- my was lodged. The light infantry being in ...

Published: Monday 28 September 1778
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 231 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

LORD CORNWALLIS

... araiihav, C Kcyler. ' GENERAL VAUG H A N_ Lon S If rrid. 2.1 battalion cf grenadiers. Brander's corps. 2d ditto of light infantry. i£th and 17th light dragoons. New Yort Volunteers. One Provincial troop, volmv De Lancy s brigade. teers. O ENERAL GRAN T. Staten ...

Published: Wednesday 28 October 1778
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 567 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

From the Londin Gazette, fitis : 1

... coniifting of goo men, under the command of a Brigadier-General, ported about 1 7 miles from hence, with 400 light infantry, 500 rangers, and a party of light dragoons ; that officer attacked and defeated this corps of the enemy, killing, wounding, and taking ...

Published: Wednesday 17 June 1778
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 535 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Try.IRON ORDNAHCE

... that I moved with the detachme-.t you were pleafed to .i.trttft me with, con.iiti.ig of 70 of the 17th Light. Dragoor.3, part of the Legion Infantry and Cavairy, Queens bangers, Huflars, and lome mounted Yagers, in ?? 200, r,t half pall, eleven o'clock ...

Published: Saturday 09 October 1779
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 956 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

EDINBURG H

... of at leaft half his men. fir, plat-bottomed boats came round, by the North River, to . * H-AAae to lake on board the light infantry, Grenadiers, -, * • „*ho were to attack a redoubt or the enemy oon a ■ . *> ?? l.acrlem Kiver; and more boats came round ...

Published: Wednesday 08 January 1777
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1088 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

REPORT

... REPORT ON the night of the yth inftant, at eight o'clock, I em- barked wilh the 2d battalion of light infantry, and pro-. ceeded up the Delaware in the fiat boats, commanded by Cap- tain Henry of ihe navy, and landed about ten next morning at White Hill ...

Published: Wednesday 17 June 1778
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 749 | Page: 2 | Tags: none