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From ths Pofi Boy, April 9

... Church of St. John de Late- FiffjJTvery much heightned on Saturday laft, by of : a [lately Theatre, and innumer- able Wax-lights, upon occafion cf the Canoniza- tion ot St. John Nepomucenus ; the Ceremony la- :Sed6 Hours, and vvas performed from Beginning ...

Published: Thu 17 Apr 1729
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 473 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

From the London Gazette, Feb. 26

... on the Left, except 4Squadrons and 300 Light Horfe. When we were at a little Diftance, and yet on March, the Enemy advanced to meet us 5 a fmart Firing immediately begun, and continued till an Hour after Day-light. Our Left Wing making an un- timely Motion ...

Published: Fri 04 Mar 1743
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1325 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

JV\'e*s Letter, verbatim. Sept. 22

... this Expedition. Letters from the Infant Don Philip's Army fay, that the Cavalry is at Gap, the Dragoons at Ambrun, and the Infantry at Briancon ; and that the Artillery could not be brought up till the beginning of next Month to the Place of Rendezvous ...

Published: Tue 27 Sep 1743
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 775 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

From the London Gr-zefte, No-z>. 20

... Podiebrad. The 6th Prince Charles fent Advice, that conform- ably to the Plan concerted, Count Nadaffi was poftcd with the Light Horfe near Kanrzini over-againil the Pruffians Right Wing, whole Communication with Prague and on this Side the Elbe is cut ...

Published: Mon 26 Nov 1744
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1139 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

1 From the London Gazette, April 16

... pals, particularly in the Great Market where tbe ownhoufe ltanbs, vvnich was adorned, as on btate Days, with Carpets and lighted Flambeaux e.ll along the 'runt. From thence the Duke went to tne Hotel d'Fg- Dont which was prepared witn tbe Furniture ofthe ...

Published: Mon 22 Apr 1745
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1241 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

I Frmt the Lon Jon Gazette, June 18

... marching to Strlgau. The' Saxons who arrived there lb late ?? i-.t ofthe Ciock in the E- vening, were attacked before Day-light upon their Lefr in a Poit a riling Giound, where they had placed r8 Companies of Grenadiers ani a IJody'cf Unlans, but thefe ...

Published: Mon 24 Jun 1745
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1429 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Camp at Wigimont, Sept. 6

... which they facrificed, had Time to retire towards Saravalla and Gavi, which they did vvith the utmoft Precipitation. A Body of Light Troops were detached after them, and upon the 19th M. Brown with his Army marched. The King decamped the fame Morning, and ...

Published: Thu 11 Sep 1746
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1574 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

f#m the London Gazette Extraordinary, Qd. 9

... Brigades of their Foot ap- peared on the riling Ground, as alfo about yo or «soSqua- ?? droits, of Horfe*. .and all their Light Troops. The Can- nonading tben began, and was very hot on both Sides. The French were beginning to pafs fne River, and to form ...

Published: Tue 14 Oct 1746
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1936 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

From the London Gazette, Dec. 6

... and ! f executed with the greateft Succefs Yefter- \ ) day Morning. The whoie Army march- L cd' in iix Columns, five of Infantry to the -HL Right, and one of Cavalry to the Left. [The Body that was nioft to the Right, was defigned to be the Van-Guard ...

Published: Thu 11 Dec 1746
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 772 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

From the London Gazette, March 12

... put it in Confufion. The five Squadrons which the Enemies had polled tofuftain their Infantry, were foon broken, and almoft entirely cut to Pieces, aud their Infantry at the fame Time dispersed among the great Number of Waggons, of which many were taken ...

Published: Thu 17 Mar 1748
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1617 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

Ffom the Whitehall Evening Pofl, April ig

... ■entsof Infantry, making id the whole one hundred I Sixty eight Bittalions, which amount, Officers in- land, to one hundred thoufand Effectives, befides the of Grenadiers, which con lilts of five thoufand *edM^n; we are to con frier thofe in the Light of bond ...

Published: Thu 04 May 1749
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 437 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

From the Londoit Evening Poft, Feb. 17

... 2930; Infantry in the fame, 6610; French Infantry, 94,880; German Infantry, 7604; Swifs 7860; Irifli, 2790; Italians, 1050; Scots, 930; French Cavalry, 14,520; Ifli, 240; German, 720; Hui- firs and Volunteers, 11 60; Dragoons, 7680; the Light Troops ...

Published: Monday 26 February 1753
Newspaper: Caledonian Mercury
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 444 | Page: 1 | Tags: none