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General His Royal Highness the Prince Royal of Wirtemberg.

Foreign, Office, Sept. 5. George Sholto Douglas, Esq. appointed his Majesty's Secretary of Legation at the Court of Berlin; and Lion Hervey, Esq. to be his Majesty's Secretary of Legation at the Court of Munich.

Sept. 8. Edward Michael Ward, Esq. ap. pointed his Majesty's Secretary of Legation at the Court of the Grand Duke of Tuscany; and Hamilton, C. Hamilton, Esq. to be his Majesty's Secretary of Legation at the Court of Wirtemberg.

Sept. 25.-Permission granted for Charles Marsh Schomberg, Esq. a Post Captain in the Royal Navy, to wear the insignia of an Honorary Knight Commander of the Royal Portuguese Military Order of the Tower and Sword, And likewise the same permission for Lieutenant Colonel Charles Downie, of the Spanish service, to wear the supernumerary Cross of the Royal and distinguished Order of Charles the Third; also for Lieutenant James Edgecombe, of the Royal Navy, that he may wear the insignia of the Imperial Russian order of St Wladimir, of the fourth class,

Carlton-House-Sept. 29. This day the Prince Regent invested Rear Admiral Sir William Johnston Hope with the ensigns of a Knight Commander of the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath.

Whitehall, Sept. 30.-The Prince Regent granted the dignity of Earl and Marquis of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland to the Right Honourable George James Earl of Cholmondeley, and the heirs. male of his body lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles of Earl of Rocksavage, in the county palatine of Chester, and Marquis of Cholmondeley;

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And also to grant the dignity of Earl &c., in Great Britain and Ireland, to the following Noblemen and Gentlemen, and their heirs-male, lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles, following, viz:James Walter Viscount Grimston, of Ireland, and Baron Verulam of Gorbanbury, in the county of Hertford, Viscount Grimston and Earl Verulam,-Charles Viscount Whitworth, K. G. C. B. his Majesty's Lieutenant-General and General Governor of Ireland, Baron Abaston, in the county of Stafford, and Earl Whiteworth,-John Lord Brownlow ;-Viscount Alford, of Alford, in the county of Lincoln, and Earl Brownlow, John Craggs Lord Elliot,Earl St Germains, in the county of Cornwall, and in the default of male-issue, to his brother William Elliot, Esq. and his heirsmale,-John Lord Boringdon,-Viscount Boringdon, of North Malton, in the coun

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MARRIAGES.

July 29. At Quebec, William Scott, Esq. younger of Wooll, to Alicia, third daughter of Richard John Uniacke, Esq. of Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia.

Aug. 16. At Kirkcudbright, Mr David Miller, writer, Kirkcudbright, to Miss Laura Muter, daughter of the Reverend Dr Robert Muter, of that place.

28. At Rotchell, Matthew Gordon, Esq. Loch Fergus, to Miss Jane Barry, daughter of William Barry, Esq.

30. At Montrose, J. T. Thomson, Esq. Loch-side, by Edinburgh, to Jean, third daughter of Mr John Webster, late of Stone O'Morphie.

Sept. 2. At Killigray, Alexander M'Leod, Esq. surgeon, North Uist, to Mary, eldest daughter of the late Kenneth Campbell, Esq. of Stroud.

3. At London, Captain Sir Charles William Chalmers, Bart. of the Royal Navy, to Isabella, widow of Thomas Scott, Esq. of Calcutta.

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ceased William Richardson, Esq. merchant there.

5. At Edinburgh, William Cochrane, Esq. of Ladyland, to Catherine, eldest daughter of the late William Hamilton, Esq. of Craighlaw.

At Calder Manse, John M'Intosh, Esq. Demerary, to Miss Grant.

At Sinton-house, Henry Black, Esq. of Quebec, to Miss Gilmour, of Musselburgh.

7. At Hampstead Church, London, Sir James Douglas, K. C. B. and K. T. S. Deputy Quarter-Master-General in North Britain, to Marianne, youngest daughter of William Bullock, Esq.

-At Bloxworth, Dorset, the Honourable Captain Noel, Royal Navy, son of Sir Gerard Noel, Bart. of Exton Park, Rutland, and the Right Honourable Baroness Barham, to Miss Woodley, eldest daughter of 'the late William Woodley, Esq. governor of Berbice.

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THE

SCOTS MAGAZINE,

AND

Edinburgh Literary Miscellany,

FOR NOVEMBER 1815:

With a View of NEWARK CASTLE, near PORT-GLASGOW.

CONTENTS:

tival in Edinburgh,.......... Memoirs of the Progress of Manufactures, Chemistry, Science, and the fine Arts,

Page

Register of the Weather for November, 802 Literary Intelligence,.....
High Water at Leith for December,.... ib.
Description of Newark Castle,
803
Monthly Memoranda in Nat. History, 805
Sketch of the History of Aeronautic

..........

Expeditions in Scotland, with Observations on the recent Ascension of Mr Sadler,......

General View of the late Musical Fes

807

812

815

Account of the neat Revenue collected in England and Scotland, severally, during each of the fourteen years ending the 5th January 1815, (concluded),...........

817

On the Process of Wine-making, (concluded),...........

820

Report of a Committee appointed to establish a Dundee Lunatic Asylum, 824 On the Love of our Country,... 828 Proceedings in the Trial of John La

mont, a Catholic Priest, for the unlawful celebration of Marriage,...... 830 Scots Appeals decided by the House of Lords during last Session of Parlia ment,...... Description of the State of Caubul, Af ghaunistaun, and other Countries between Persia and India: by the Hon. Mountstuart Elphinstone,.............. 839

834

POETRY.

Song, The Cap I catcht thy Daddy
wi',
Lamentation over the Fallen at Wa-
terloo,........
Verses written on a Visit to Scotland,
by a Native, after twenty-three years
absence,.....

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SCOTTISH CHRONICLE.

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857

HISTORICAL AFFAIRS. East Indies.-Success of the British Army in Napaul, and Termination of the War,.... America.-Intelligence from the United States........ -Accounts of some dreadful Gales on the Coasts and Ports of America,.... 861 Spanish America.-Intelligence from

859

Buenos Ayres and Mexico............. 863
France.-Present State of the Country, 864
-Proceedings of the Legislature,...... 865
-Trial of Marshal Ney............ 866
Italy. Arrest and Execution of Murat,
the late King..........
867
Domestic Intelligence.-Ireland,........ 868

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Miscellaneous articles of Intelligence,.. 869 Gazette Appointments,... Births, Clan-Albin: a National Tale,............ 849 Marriages,

871

SCOTTISH REVIEW.

872

873

Deaths,......... ........................................................ 874
Steeks and Markets,

New Works published in Edinburgh,.. 854

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STATE

STATE OF THE BAROMETER, &c.

From Oct. 26th to Nov. 25th 1815, in the vicinity of Edinburgh.

Barom Thermom. | Rain. Weather

J. P

Clear

M. N.

1815. Oct. 26

29.61

48

54

27

29.9

40 52

28

30.31

45

48

29

30.5

42 50

30

30.42 37

51

31

30.3 39 50

Nov. 1

30.15 4.2 52

2

30.45

37 50

3

30.45

32 50

4 30.35 45 52

5 30.25

42 52 40 52

6 30.

7 30.2

34 51

8 30.

43 51

9 29.72 54 57

10

30. 45 56 11 30.04 42 52 12 29.8 45 50 13 28.91 4.6 50 14 29.32 36 50 15 29.5 23 40 16 29.65 30 40 17 29.9 26 41 18 30. 29 33 30.25 25 38 20 30.1 35 38 21 30.1 30 40 22 30.1 25 40 23 30.35 29 43

19

24 30.5 28 40

25 30.65 27 39

0.02 Showers

Clear

0.06 Rain

Clear 0.04 Shower 0.05 Rain 0.05

0.61

Clear

0.45 Snow

Clear

0.04 Sleet

Clear

Quantity of Rain,................1.32

High Water at Leith for December 1815. Days. Morn.

Even.

H. M. H. M. 1 2 16 2 35 2 53 3 14

3

31

3 50

4 9

4 27

4 4.8

5 7

5

27

5 48

Th. 7 6

12

6 36

Fr.

7 1

7 29

Sa.

8

8 33

Su. 10 9

9

37

M. 11 10 9 10 39
Tu. 12 11 7 11 33
W. 13 11 58 12 22
Th. 14 12

Fr. 15 1
Sa. 16 1

Su. 17

2

M. 18 3 28
Tu. 19 4 14

W. 20 5 4
Th. 21 5 53
Fr. 22 6 48
Sa. 23 7 48
Su. 24 8

Fr.

Sa.

Su.

M.

Tu. 5

W.

234689

6

0597

47

10

First Quart. 8. Full Moon, 16. Last Quart. 23 New Moon, 30.

56

42

M. 25 9
Tu. 26 11
W. 27 12
Th. 28 12 57
Fr. 29 1 19
Sa. 30 2 2
Su. 31 2 41

1

33

2 19

3 5

3 51

4 37

5 28

6 20

7 16

8 19

50 9 24 59 10 42 6

11 36

5

12 32

1 41 2 22

2 59

MOON'S PHASES For DECEMBER 1815. Apparent time at Edinburgh.

D. H. M.

9 29 even. 0 31 noon. 6 55 morn. 2 41 aftern.

December 10. Salmon fishing in Forth and Tay begins.

22. Shortest day.
25. Christmas day.

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