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Ap Account of the Price of ThREF, FOUR, and Five per Cent. STOCK, on the 1st of January and the 1st of September in each Year, from the Year 1786 to the Year 1813.
1786 January 2d....
September 1st... 1787 January 2d.
September 1st. 1788 January 2d.
September Ist. 1789 January 20
September 1st.. 1790 January 2d.
September 1st. 1791 January 20
September Ist. 1792 January 2d.
September Ist... 1793 January 2d.
September 1st.. 1794 January 2d.
September 1st.. 1795 January 2d..
September Ist.. 1796 January 2d.
September Ist.. 1797 Jaguary 2d.
September ist.. 1798 January 2d.
September Ist.. 1799 January 2d.
September 1st.. 1800 January 2d.
September 1st.. 1801 January 20..
September 1st 1502 January 2d.
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September 1st. 1810 January 1st.
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September Ist. 1813 January 20..
September Ist.. 1814 January Ist...
September 1st 1815 January 2d...
The aforegoing prices are extracted from Wetenball's (formerly Castaign's) List, pub. lished twice in the week; the National Debt Office not being in possession of any other documents from which those prices can be given.
When no prices have been quoted on the first of January (in consequence of holidays), those of the second have been taken. National Debt Office, 13th February, 1818.
S. HIGHAM, Sec.
INTELLIGENCE FROM THE LONDON GAZETTE,
And has also
SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 1818. Highness Prince Leopold-George-Frede THIS Gazette notifies the appointment rick of Saxe Cobourg of Saalfield, late
Consort of ber Royal llig nes, the Prin. Melville, Sir George Warrender, Bart. John
cess Charlotte. Augusta, deceased, sball Osborne, lisq. Sir (raham Moore, Henry
henceforth, upon all occasious whatsoever,
be styled and called “ His Royal HighSomerset, Esq. Sir G. Cockburn, and Sir
ness,'', before his name and such titles as H, Hotham, as members of the Board of
now do, or hereafter may, belong to him ; Agriculture,
and to command that the said Royal con. Members returned to serve in Parliament. cession and declaration be registered in his Borough of Great Bedwin-John Jacob
Majesty's College of Arts,
ordained, that he shall, for the future, use Buxton, Esq. in the room of James Henry
and bear the Royal Arms (without the ink Leigh, Esq. who has accepted the Chiltern
escocheon of Charlemagne's Crown, and Hundreds.
without the lianoverian Royal ("rowa) Borough of Yarmouth-Jobn Singleton
differenced with a label of five points ar, Copley, Esq. of the Temple, Middlesex,
gent, the centre point charged with a rose Serjeant-at-Law, in the room of Alexander Maconochie, Esq. who has accepted the
gules, quarterly with the arms of bis illus, Chiltern Hundreds.
trious House, the Royal Arins in the first City of Winchester-James Henry Leigh, that the said Royal concession and declara,
and fourth quarters; and also to command, Esq. in the room of Richard Meyler, Esq. tion be registered in his Majesty's College deceased.
It also notifies, that, on the 6th iostant,
the Baron de Stierneld, Envoy ExtraordiTUESDAY, MARCH 31.
nary and Minister Plenipotentiary from This Gazette notifies that the Prince Re.
his Majesty the King of Sweden, and the gent has appointed Mr. Joel Hartas Consul
Baron of Gerning, Envoy Extraordinary at Leith for the United States of America;
from his Serene Highness the Landgrave and has approved of the 69th regiment of of Hesse Hombourg, accompanied by the foot being permitted to bear on its colours
Baron de Krane, Marshal of the Court and appointments the word - Waterloo,"
of bis Serene Highness, had their first priin commemoration of the gallantry dis
vate audiences of his Royal Highpess the played by that regiment at the baitle of
Prince Regent at Carlton-louse: also, that Waterloo,
the Baron de Stierneld, Lovoy Extraordi.
nary and Minister Plenipotentiary from bis TC ESDAY, APRIL 7.
Majesty the King of Sweden, and the Bae
ron de Gerning, Envoy Extraordinary from This Gazette notifies that the Right Hon. the Landgraye of Hesse Hombourg, accom. George H, Rose was, on the 6th instant, panied by the Baron de Krane, Marshal of by command of his Royal Highness the The Court of his serene Highness, had audie Prince Regent, sworn of his Majesty's Most ence of her Majesty, at the Queen's Palace, Honourable Privy Council, and took his It also contains the appointment of place at the Board accordingly.
General his Grace the Duke of Richmond Also, that the Prince Regent has or- &c. K.G. to be Captain-General and Godained, that Field-marshal his Serene vernor-in-Chief of the Provinces of Lower
and Upper Canada, Nova Scotia, New was also attacked, wounded, and plundered,
and as far from the residency; and the lan-
perfect estrangement and disregard. His
Highness also continued to push kis troops *This Gazette contains an Order in Coun- up towards ours, as if in defiance; it was eil dispensing with calling out the militia announced, that he intended to form a camp this year for the purpose of training; and
between our old cantonment and our new gives an account of the marriage of the position, and 1000 or 1500 horse moved Princess Elizabeth to the Prince of Hesse down for the purpose. I renewed my assuHoabourg.
rances of our wish for peace, and said, that
withdraw to camp ; that if he remained ICPPLEWENT TO THE LONDON GAZETTE OF quiet or receded, we should still consider TUESDAY THE 14TH OF APRIL, 1818. him as a friend, and should be careful not
Despatches have been received at the East to cross the river that separates our camp
to attack them. The Peishwa left the town und progress of hostilities between the Bris and withdr to Pebutta, and within less tish Government and the Peishwa, of which than an hour large bodies of troops began to reports and despatches the following are
move in the direction of our camp, and in copies and extracts:
such a manner as to cut off the residency. I
had withdrawn Extract from a Despatch from the Honour left in the old cantonments, and as soon as
company that had been able Mountstuart Elphinslone, the Resi. it reached the residency the detachment dent at the Court of the Peishra, to the there marched off to camp, keeping a river Gecernor-General, dated, Camp at Kirky, between them and the Peishwa's troops, November 6, 1817.
who were moving in the same direction. The pressure of business for these several The residency was immediately plundered days
, and the uncertainty of the resalt, have and burnt. prevented my hitherto reporting to your copy of a Report from Lieutenant-Colonel Excellenev; but as we are now in a state of
Burr, of the Bombay Establishment, to war with the Peishwa, it is necessary to the Depily 4 djulant-General of the fourth acquaiot you with the manner in which the
Division of the Army of the Deccan, teptare was brought on, leaving all detail foras na subsequent despatch. The great mili
Camp, at Kirky, Nov. 6, 1817. tary preparations of his Highness, the Peish.. My letter of yesterday's date will have 2, bis distinct refusal to send any part of informed you of my having removed the the force he had collected away from Poona, whole of the stores, treasure, and provisions the threatening position he had occupied in from our late cantonments to the village of Es brighbourhood of our camp, and, above Kirky; and of their being lodged in secibe all, bis unremitting endeavours to corrupt rity therein; and of the brigade being in a the delity of our native tronps, rendered it state of preparation to move as circome absaletely necessary, in my judgment, to re- stances may require. I have now the ho. bove the brigade from the very bad position nour to report, for the information of the it occupied at the town roihai selected for it general officer commanding this force, that by General Smith, This circumstance, and soon after I despatched it, I received an that of our cantonment being on the alert on intimation from the resident of the probabi. the 29th, the night before the arrival of the lity of an immediate rupture with the Earopean regiment, removed the appear. Peishwa, followed by a requisition to move ance of confidence which had, in some out and attack the Mahratta force, which Deasure, been kept op between as and the was then visible and advancing to the attack Peishwa. This appearance bad afforded no of our camp. I in consequence formed the advantage, except that of protracting an brigade, and leaving the head-quarters of epen rapture; for his Highness proceeded, the 2d battalion 6th regiment, who were in all respects, as if be were at open war, previously weakened by several strong deand all his sobjects spoke of his declaring tachments, in charge of the post of Kirky, war against us as an event in which nothing together with the drill, sick, unfits, and two Wu uncertaio but the time. The effect of iron 12-poanders, under the command of our withdrawing was to encourage the Major Roome, advanced to meet the enemy, Peichwa's people, who plundered our can- a party of whose horse hovered near the lopment without any obstruction from their column, and preceded our mareh. Having ewo Government, and who talked openly of chosen a situation in advance of our posithe impending destruction of our detach- tion, at the distance of about one mile, we Dent. As officer on his road to Bombay, formed line, waiting the junction of the
Dapore (1) battalion, under the command again immediately advanced near half a of Major Ford, with three field-pieces : at mile, the left of the line being thrown back this period I was joined by the resident, who to check any attack of the enemy's hone, most gallantly exerted himself throughout who were in great force between them and the day, in setting a distinguished example the river, while the light companies of the of zeal and animation to the troops. On the Ist battalion 7th regiment, which had at first approach of Major Ford's division, and preceded the line, were sent to the rear to being reinforced by the resident's escort and keep io check a large body of horse, who troops which had been stationed at Sungum, had been watching Major Ford's movement, (2) under the command of Major Cleiland, to our support, and who now came down in who had handsomely offered his services to rear of our right faok. me; I ordered the line to advance, which Soon after the enemy withdrew the greater we continued doing for half a mile. The part of bis force to a distance, retiring and Mahratta army, which was drawn up with drawing off his guns towards the city ; and, its left resting on the height of the front of as we advanced, the greater part of bis Gonness Cundy, where a large body of the infantry also, computed at 8000 (part of Vinchour Rajah's (3) horses were posted, whom had been posted in advance of bis extended its right to the Mootab river, in, guns and centre in the bed of a nullah (4). which direction the principal masses of their and in walled gardens, extending along the cavalry were formed, the total amount of front of our position, now sent out their which is supposed to have been 15000; the skirmishers, which, with others on the right intermediate andolating plain being occa- of the line, and rockets from both front and pied by a long line of infantry and guns, rear, continued to occasion us a few caso. supported by successive lives of horse, as far alties. The light infantry of the line, how, as the eye could see, who observing us ad- ever, under the command of Captain Presc vance, moved forward from their position, ton, easily drove them off and occupied and at the very moment we were oplimber- their ground; and it being nearly dark I ing for action, commenced a brisk cannon- submitted to the resident, as the enemy were ade from their centre, while the masses of ca- evidently in full retreat, the expediency of valry on both their flanks endeavoured to larn withdrawing the troops to camp as soon as qurs, and succeeded in getting in our rear. it was dark, having fortunately succeeded
The action now became very interesting: in our principal object, meeting and drive, a body of Goklar's regular infantry made an ing the enemy from the position they had attack, in solid column, on the Ist battalion originally taken up; this was accordingly 9th regiment Native Infantry, which was on done, and the whole returned to camp soon the left of the line, and who had scarcely after eight o'clock. I am happy to say
the succeeded in repelling it and a number of casualties during the action have been less horse, when a select body of the eneiny's than could have been expected ; the greater cavalry seeing their infantry repulsed and part having falleo' on the 1st battalion 7th pressed by the battalion, who could with regiment ; only one European officer, how. difficulty be restrained from pursuing them, ever, Lieutenant Falconer, of the 2d baltamade a determined charge on the corps, lion Ist regiment, is among the wounded. some of the men wheeling round the fauks, Accompanying, I have the bonour to forrepeating their attack in the rear; the bra- ward a return of the number. I have not very of the men, however, compensated for yet heard a correct statement of the loss the the disorder into wbich they had been thrown enemy suffered; I should imagine that it by the previous attacks, and enabled them, could not be less than 3 or 400 killed and under circumstances of great difficully, and wounded. Native reports make it treble with the powerful co-operation they derived that number; amongsi the latier are said to from the left brigade of guns, and a part of be the minister and some officers of distincthe Bombay regiment, to beat of the assail- 100.-[The despatch concludes with praisants, who left many men and horses on the ing the services rendered by Captain Them ground, withdrawing to a distance, and and Lieutenant Lawrie, who commanded never after hazarding a repetition of their the Bombay and Dinapore artillery ; Ma: attack.
jor Wilson and Lieutenant Coleman, who By this time Major Ford, with his batta- were at the head of a detachment of the 65th lion and his field pieces froin Dapore, joined regiment and Bombay European regiment; us, and formed line on our right, wben we Captains Nutford, Donolly, and Whitehall
at the head of their respective battalions; (1) Part of a brigade raised by the Major Cleiland, who coinmanded the resi. Pieshwa, but officered and disciplined by dent's escort; likewise Brigade- Major Cap. Europeans.
tain Halifax; Lieutenant Inverarity, quare (2) The residency.
ter-master of brigade; Lieutenant Ellis
, (3) This person is one of the Peishwa's bazaar-master; Lieutenant Granit, of the principal officers, and on former occasions grenadier battalion ; Captain Gordon, Lieuhad been conspicuous for his attachment to the British interests.
(4) A rivulet.
tenant Dupsterville, Major Ford, and Dr. dred horse and some Arabs, and after å Meek. On returning to camp Lieutenant. fruitless resistance, were compelled to lay Colonel Barr states that he delivered charge down their arms: the sppoys were not de. of the bride to Colonel Osborne].
tained, and one of them has arrived in camp, I have the honour to be,
but the officers were made prisoners, and Signed) C. BURR, Lieut.-Col. are stated, by one report, to have been (The total loss was 16 privates killed ;
murdered in cold blood, but more authentic and 5 woonded, incloding among the latter
accounts represent them to have been car. Lieutenant Falcoder, severely in the shoul
ried into Poona. Captain Vaughan and der, and of whose recovery very slight
his brother were scized at Tullygong, on hepo ncre entertained).
their way from Bombay, and although they
offered no resistance, they are stated, by a Extract from a Despatch from Mr. Elphin.. negro servant who brought the account of son ta the Governor-General, dated Camp, their capture, to have been pat to death in Kity, Nov. II, 1817.
the most ignominious manner: 'the negro is Siace the brigade has been in this position,
so distinct in his relation of their execution Te bare experienced the good effects of the that there is no reason to doubt the fact, ex. furward movement made by Colonel Borr cept what arises from the atrocity of the en the 5th, and of the impression be then
action. The Peisbwa's conduct has in some track, in the timidity and inertness of the
instances borne more of the character of eleay, and the tranquillity which we have civilized war. A cooduoter and a naik's in consequence enjoyed, The Peishwa's (a corporal) party belonging to the Peisb-' army appears to bave been in great confa.
wa's battalion, that were in charge of some sion : on the 6th Moro Dickshot (5) was
stores in a suburb near the residency, were certainly killed, as was Sirdar Khan, a induced by assurances of safety to quit Patas chiel, who had been discharged from
defensible house which they occupied, and: the Nizam's reformed horse, and whom the
the promises made to them were faithfully, Peshwa ordered to raise 2000 men for observed. Mahommed Hurriff, the moon. bir service; Bulwunt Row Rastia Nana shee (native secretary) of the residency, Kookera, a relation of Goklah's (6), and who had also defended his house with Arabs, Narreer Dickshut, the brother of Moro was invited to quit it, and sent out of the Dickshot, were wounded, and Abba Poo. city oninolested. le had an interview raadery had a horse killed under him; the
with Goklah before he came, which was Finanor Kor was suspected of treachery: interesting in many respects, especially from the Peisbwa himself set off for Poorunder, Goklah's producing a paper under the 24 w with great difficulty persuaded to
Peishwa's seal, investing him with all the remain in camp by Goklab, who declared powers of the Government, and from the that his fight would be followed by the avowal of Wittojee Naick, that the resithe dispersion of his army. In the course of dency and cantonments were burned by the the acceeding days the Mahratta army was
Peishwa's own orders. I had before suptitrentrated on the side of Poona most posed this waston outrage to be the work removed from our camp; and his Highness of some of the rabble ibat composed his etteraged the Sirdars (7), paid for the Highoess's army. On the other hand, Gok.' hories that had been kiiled in action, and
lah had shewn the otmost activity in seizing bestowed presents and distinctions on such and plundering all persons who are thembet as bad been wounded. Yesterday even.
selves or have relations in our service. ing the whole army moved out from behind copy of a Report from Brigadier General, and eacamped to the east of our
Lionel Smith, C.B. commanding the Poona eld cantonment, in open view of this camp, Subsidiary Force, lo Lieutenant-General at the distance of about four miles. The Sir Thomas Hislop, Bart. Commander-incaly signs of activity which the enemy bas Chief of the Army of Deccan. diplayed, bave appeared in his attempts to cut of supplies, and to shot the roads : in
Camp before Poona, tba be has in some measure succeeded, as SIR,
Nov. 20, 1817. koeit obrers and some convoys were ad- My letter to your Excellency, under date Tracing of the faith of our alliance with of the Ist instant, will have explained the little or no escort. Cornets Hunter and circumstances under which I had determined Morrison, escorted by a havildar (a native to concentrate the 4th division of the ariny berjeant
) and twelve sepoys, had arrived at on the south bank of the Godavery, and Foorlee
, within twenty files of Poona, which was effected on the morning of the 3d when they were surronnded by some huo- instant. I shall now, as briefly as inter
vening circumstances permit, report to your (5) One of the Peishwa's minifters, who Excellency my further proceedings. fenerally tramacted business with the Bri. On the moroing of the bih instant, I
received a despatch from the resident at (6. One of the Peishwa's officers, who Poona, recalling the troops in that direction has obtained an ascendancy in his Councils, with all pussible haste, his Highness the 10) Military ebiels.
Peisbwa baving assembled a large army Europ. Mag. Vol. LXXII. April 1818.