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The Carlisle Journal

08/04/1815

Printer / Publisher: Francis Jollie 
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Date of Article: 08/04/1815
Printer / Publisher: Francis Jollie 
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SHeS!! JOHN JOLLIE, BOOKSELLER, STATIONER, . EVER sensible of the many and distinguished - i marks of Favour conferred upon him hv a discerning; and generous Public, since his commencement in Business ( June, 1813), embraces this opportunity of returning them hi ® unfeigned and heartfelt thanks; and humbly trusts, that by a steady line of conduct atid assiduous and unre- mitting attention to the various Branches of his Business, Jo merit a continuance of that Patronage and Support which has been so liberally bestowed upon him. J I having in his employ experienced Workmen in » he'~ BOOKBlNDING tine, is enabled to execute work in a superior manner— Merchants and Manufacturers' AC- COUNT BOOKS to any Pattern on. the shortest notice — Oenuine Patent and other MEDICINES.— Day and Mar- lip's JAPAN BLACKING, & C. & C. ( irocers, Tea- dealers, Hat- manufacturers, and others, ' supplied with WRAPPING PAPERS at the MAKER'S prices. J. Jollie has on Sale proper Forms for the Annual Co- pies of ENTRIES of Baptisms, Marriages, and Burial's, re- quired to be transmitted to the Registrars of each Diocese, on Parchment, price 2s. per Sheet. Also IndeNTures for PARISH ApprENTICES, price 2d. per pair ; and a Book for Registering the time, as required by Law, price5s. From the many mistakes which occur by Subscribers and others calling at his Shop for THE Carlisle JOUR- NAL, J. J. is induced to again remind the Public that he is no Proprietor, nor HAS he any concern whatsoever with that Paper. Scotch- street, April 3, 1815. Rush and Cane- Bottomed Painted and Stained CHAIR MANUFACTORY. JOIIN STRONG ( Twelve Years a Partner in the Firm of NICHOLSON & STRONG, Dumfries) BEGS leave most respectfully to inform the Nobilitv, Gentry, and Public in general, in the City and Vicinity of CARLISLE, that he has commenced Bu- sinessin that Shop in CASTLE- STREET late'y possessed by Mr. Tlioi. Wilson, Brush Manufacturer; where he has for Sale an elegant Assortment of BED ROOM, PAR- LdUR, and DRAWING- ROOM CHAIRS, SOFAS, & c. which he will continue to make and sell at such Prices as will ( he hopes) procure for him a Share of the Favour of the Public. tv* J- S. flatters himself, on accouit of his long expe- rience in Business and personal attention in finishing work of every description in his line of trade, that he will be able to please all who may be disposed to employ him. *„* Window Blinds, Gigs, & c. & c. neatly caned ; and Turning pf all kinds done, on the shortest notice. Orders from the Country punctually attended to. Carlisle, March 31, 1815. NOTICE TO CREDITORS. WE ROBERT LATIMER, and JOSEPH FORSTER, both of DALSTON, in the County of Cumberland, Brewers, Assignees of the Estate and Ef- fects of HENRY IVISON, of the City of CARLISLE, in the said County, Innkeeper and Watch- maker, who was a prisoner for debt in his Majesty's gaol, at Carlisle afore- said, ia the year One Thousand Eight Hundred and Twelve, « nd took the benefit of an Act of Parliament, made Snd Jiused in the fifty- second year of the reign of his present Majesty, entituled " An Act for the Relief of certain In- solvent Debtors in liugland," DO HEREBY GIVE THIS ftOFICE, in pursuance uf the said Act, that we intend to neet at the Office of Mr. Blow, Attorney in Carlisle, on Saturday, the Thirteenth Day of May nest, precisely at Four o'clock in the Afternoon, for the pnipose of making a Dividend of the Estate and Effects of the said Henry Ivison.— All Persons who were Creditors of the saiii Henry Ivison at the time of his being relieved ynder the • aid Act are requited to deliver to the said Assignees or either of them on or before the said Thirteenth Day of May an exact statement, in Writing, of their several de- mands verified and proved upon oath before a Magistrate as the Statute directs, otherwise they will not be intitled to any Dividend out of the Said Estate and Effects. " Carlisle, March 31,1815; ( Si, ned) TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, Early in the Spring, unless previously disposed of by Private Contract, NR Undivided ninth Part or Share of and in sundry valuable Freehold, Copyhold, and Leasehold Estates near the City of Carlisle, in the County < f Cum- berland, and now in the several Occupations of Messrs. Rothwell and Co. Wm. Halton, Esq. H. Walton, J- Hargreaves, Wm. Bell. . For further particulars apply to Messrs. Butler and Padwick, Solicitors, Havant, Hants. 0: T SALE OF OUTSTANDING DEBTS. HERE will be SOLD, by public Roup, with- in the House of WILLIAM FARRIES, lately Mer- ! chant in ECCLEFECHAN, on Monday, the 24th d ly of April next, at Twelve o'clock Noon, the whole OUT- STANDING DEBTS belonging to the sequestrated Estate of the said William Farries. The Articles of Roup and Lists of the Debts will be seen, and all necessary Information given; upon applica- tion to James Little, Writer, in Annan, the Agent under ihe Sequestration.— Annan, 23d March, 1815. TO BE SOLD, extensive STOCK of WOOLLEN and LINEN DRAPERY, at reduced Prices, either in whole Pieces or by retail.— Apply to ROWLAND COWPER, Carlisle, 23d Feb. 1815. Market- place. ON SALE. At ROBERT ALINSON'S, , Grocer, Market- place, CARLISLE, AQuantity of Norfolk Spring TARES, CLO- VER SEEDS, Annual aud Perennial RYE- GRASS & c.— March31, 1815. CORN TITHES OF THE PARISH OF AINSTABLE. TO BE LET, for one or more Years, as may be agreed upon, from the 1st Da. y of August next, 1815, THE CORN TITHES, with the BARNS Be- longing to the same, of the PARISH of AINSTA BLE, and County of Cumberland. The Situation of the Parish of Ainstable with respect to the Carlisle, Penrith, and Brampton Markets, being near- ly at an equal distance from each, with the demand for Grain from Aldston, renders these Tithes very desirable. Proposals in Writing will be received by the Proprie- tor, at Staffold Hall, until the 1st day of May. 27th March, 1815. Capital ESTATE at ROCK LIFFE, for Sale, j TO BE SOLD IN PUBLIC AUCTION, At the Duke's Head Inn, CARLISLE., on Tuesday, the 11th Day of April, 1815, at Seven o'Clock in the Even- ing ( together or in Lots), desireable Freehold ESTATE, con- , STRAYED, From GRIMOORHlLL, about the latter end of Novem- ber Inst,' A Black HEIFER, rising two years old, the property of John Sword, of Longtown. Whoever will bring the same to the owner shall be rewarded, and have all reasonable eipencts paid. FOR SALE, ' Convenient aud desirable IRON & BRASS FOUNDRY, situate in BOTCHERGATE, near the City of Carlisle, and now in full Business, beir. g well esta- blished with the first connections in the above trade. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT And may he entered upon immediately, All the STOCK in TRADE, together with a good Steam- engine of four horse power, with all the Utensils and Implements used in carrying on an extensive Business of Iron and Brass Fotmdeis, aud White Smith Work, where the Business has been for several Years carried on under the Firm of Nicholson and Co. Fo particulars apply to Mr. Arthur Graham, Messrs Losh and Co.' s Brewery, Carlisle. The Purchaser may be accommodated with the extensive Buildings aud Premises, either by PURCHASE ( when a con- siderahle part of the Purchase Money miy remain upon the Premises}; or by LEASE for a Term of Years. For particulars apply to Mr. David Carrick, of Carlisle, the owner of the Premises. TO BE LET, And entered upon at Whitsuntide next, APleasant and Commodious DWELLING- HOUSE, with Two good Gardens adjoining; an excellent Barn, Byer, and Stables, with about Ten Acres id rich LAND, immediately behind the House; in one of which Fidds is a Well with a constant supply of Water. The Premises are situate in the Market Town of BRAMPTON, in a good Sporting Country, and in the immediate neighbourhood of J. imc and Coal, within nine miles of Carlisle, in a healthy Situation,— are in excellent repair, and fit for the reception of a genteel Family. For Particulars, as to ( he Term and Conditions, appli cation may be made to Miss Tiffin, of Brampton, the Owner.— Jan. Si, 1815. - sistirig of good FARM BUILDINGS, and about 130 Acres ofercellent Arable, Meadow and Pasture GROUND, situate at and near ROCKLIFFE, in the several Parishes of Rockliffe and Stanwix, in the County of Cumberland, and now in the Occupation of Thomas Phillips, as . Tenant,. Conditions will be produced at the . time o( Sale, and further Particulars may in the mean time be known on application at the Office of Mr, Norman, Solicitor, in Car- lisle, where a Plan of the Estate. is lodged.— The Tenant will shew the Premises.— March 9, 1815. ISLE OF MAN. FARMS TO LET by PRIVATE CONTRACT, And entered upon the 12th November, 1815. THE CREGGA1NS, containing about Thirty- JL. eight Acres, a Dwelling- house, and Garden well stocked with Fruit Trees, with extensive Out- officfes, and a Threshing Mill. Also part of BALLAWHETSTONE, and THE WHITESTONE., with the Firm Houses and Cottages at- tached ; containing about Two Hundred and Twelve Acres, all situated in the Parish of Malew, within two miles tif Castletown, and now in the occupation of Mr. Basil Quayle and his Under Tenants. These Premises are Tv he- free, and well fenced with Thorns for the most part. L'infc and tuber Manures can be procured about a mile distance. The Land is of superior qualiiv, and wor- thy the attention of a good Farmer. Each Farm joins and miy be hid in one Lot,— lying between the main Roads from Castletown to Douglas aud Peeltown. HOUSE and SHOP in CARLISLE, for Sale. TO BE SOLD IN PUBLIC AUCTION, On Wednesday, the 12 h Day. of April, 1815, at the house of Mr. John Matthews,' Innkeeper, in Scotch- street, CARLISLE, AConvenient and well- built Freehold DWEL- LING- HOUSE and SHOP, situate at the" Head of Nanson's Lane, in CASTLE- STREET, and now iri the occupation of John Slack, Shoemaker, who will shew the Premises.— The House comprises two Sitting Rooms, a Kitchen, four Bed Rooms, a Garret, and other Conveni- ences. For further Particulars apply dt the Office of Mr. Nor- man, Solicitor, in Carlisle N. B.— JS300 of the Purchase Money msy rentain upon Mortgage of the Property, if required. COLDALE HALL TO LET. TO BE LET, And ehtered upon at Whitsuntide neit, AH excellent new- built HOUSE, consisting of an elegant Drawing- Room, Dining- Room, Break- fast Room, & c. upon the ground floor, with seven very guod Lodging- Rooms above. Kitchens, Servants' Rooms, . and Out- OfficeS; together with a Stable, Coach- House, & c. and a beiutiful Garden, neatly laid oiit, adjoining, all in complete repair, and well fitted for the reception of a large and genteel family. COLDALE HALL is beautifully situated, only the distance of a fie'd from the delightful banks of the river Eden, and wittiin a mile of the city of Carlisle. Mrs. Boucher, the present Tenant, will shew the Pre- mises ; and for further Particulars ipply to Mr. Fawcett, of Scaleby Castle, who will Let the same. N. B. The Tenant may be accommodated with a few Acres of Ground, if required. Desirable ESTATE, at CROGLIN, for Sale, j TO BE SOLD IN PUBLIC AUCTION, Upon the Premises, on Thursday, the 13th day of April, 1815, at Six o'clock in tlie. Evening, together or in Lots ; A Truly eligible Tithe- free ESTATE, tuate at CROGLIN, in the County of Cumberland; con- sisting of convenient Farm Buildings, and about 80 Acres of verv good Arable and Pasture Ground, in a high state of cultivation, and now in the occupation of John Frizell, as Tenant at Will About 50 Acres of this Estate are I Freehold, and the remainder Copyhold, held under the | Earl of Egremont, as Parcel of his Manor of Croglin; by payment of the yearly Rent of 8s. 3d. and a tenpenrty . fine certain ; also Two Cattle- gaits or Stints in the rich stinted Pasture called Combs, near Crogliu aforesaid. A considerable part of the Purchase Money may remain on the Security of the property, if required. The Tenant, or William Elliot, of Croglin, will shew the Premises; and Particulars niav be known on applica- tion to Mr. Railton Longrigg, of Low Burnthwaite, near Carlisle; the Owner ; or at the Office of Mr. Norman, Solicitor, in Carlisle. HUTTON SOIL INCLOSURE. TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC AUCTION, _ By order of the Commissioners appointed to divide and inclose the Commons and Waste Grounds within tin . Manor of Hutton Soil, otherwise Hutton John, in the , Parish of Greystoke, in the Countv of Cumberland, ai .1 the New Crown Inn; in PENRITH, on Tuesday, tin . 25th day of April; 1815; tit Six o'clock in the Evening A Valuable PLOT or PARCEL of Freehold LAND, containing by admeasurement 250 Acres, o thereabouts, situate upon part of the said Commons, cal 10 led LOFSHA ; bounded on the East and West by other 3" parts of the said Commons and Waste Grounds, on th North by the ancient Inclosures of Mr. John Sutton, His Grace the Duke of Norfolk, and Mr. Wilson Jackson, an on the South by the Turnpike road leading from Penrith to Keswick. . ** i This Allotment will be divided arid staked out ihtb fiv 1 tir six Lots, and will be Sold either together or in sue s1-, Lots as may be determined upon at the Time of Sale.- • The whole of it is will watered, of superior Quality, ar may be brought into cultivation at an easy expence. 1 , Further Particulars may he had by applying to Messrs Grave and Bleaymire, Solicitors, in Penrith ; of to Mr Norman, of Kirkandrews- upon- Eden; or to Mr. John ' | Slee, of Tirril, the Commissioners. Li -! John Hawell, of Stoddah- Gate, near Penruddock, will shew the Premises Valuable FREEHOLD ESTATE for Sale. At the House of Mr. John Cummings, the Sign of the King's Arms, WIGTON, oil Tuesday, the 25th day of April, 1815, at Six o'clock in the Evening ( unless pre- vicuslv disposed of by private Contract, of which due Notice will be given); m AValuable Freehold ' ESTATE, consisting of u a Dwelling- house and various Out- buildings, and n 50 Acres, or thereabouts, of Arable, Meadow, or Pasture at Ground, ajl nearly lying within a Ring Fence ; situate and being at THORNBY, in the Parish of Aikton, in the t: County of Cumberland, now in the occupation of William fi Edgar, as Tenant; together with a large Allotment of t Common, lately marked and set out in respect of the said t Premises, situate on Aikton Moor, in the said County. , V Mr. John Pearson, of Wiggonby, or the Tenant, will i N shew the Premises. c For further Particulars apply r. t the Office cf Mr. Do- f binson, Solicitor, Carlisle,— Mil; March, 1815. ; i TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, j ALL those valuable IRON WORKS, called • SEATON IRON WORKS, in Cumberland, near to I Workington. 1 These Works hre most eligibly situated on the River ( Derwent, and, from their locality and great command of Water, are worth the Attention of Iron Masters, as well as anv other kind of Manufacturers where a populous Neighbourhood and Water are objects of importance. They ai'e a short mile from the Port of Workington, to which there is a Rail- road ; and they are now in Posses- sion of an esteusive Trade in England, Ireland, and Scot- land. This Concern is adapted for manufacturing of Iron in all its Branches. It has a Blast Furnace, an Iron and Brass i Foundry, a forge with Refineries, Ovens for Coking of I Coal, a Slitting and Rolling Mill, . and; in short, every j thing necessary for the manufacturing of Iron to a great ' extent; and the whole Is built with Stone and Brick, and I slattd,- and in complete Repair. ' The Ground On which the Plan stands measures about thirteen Acres, exclusive of the Canal, so that there is room for any Alteration or Improvement that may be re- quired. T5ie Title is Leasehold, for a Term of Ninety- nine Years from the twenty- fifth of March, 1762, on a Ground Rent of £ 111 per Annum. The Purchasers may enter into Possession at any time that n-. ay be agreed upon. For further lJarticillats' or Information apply to Mr. Dickinson, the Managing Partner, at the Works, or at the Company's Warehouse, in Roper, street, Whitehaven ; M . B. Thompson, Solicitor, Workington ; Messrs. Mar- tin & Scholefield, Solicitors, Hull; aud Mr. Robert Rus- sell, Queen's Dock, Liverpool. N. B.— The Works to continue as usual until Sold. A ' Purchaser may be accommodated with the Buildings with- ' out the Machinery. I ' Workington, 27th March, 1815. ^ t - PATER MILL FOR SALE. TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC ROUP, Within the Crown Inn, of LANGHOLM; on Wednesday, the 3d Day of May next, betwixt the hours of Twelve and One afternoon ; THE Lease of a Valuable PAPER MILL, at LANGHOLM, Dumfries- shire, with three large Drying- houses, Rag- house, Counting- house, and Ware- house, and the whole Machinery and Utensils necessary for carrying on tiie Work ; as also of two DWELLING- HOUSES and Offices, with a large Garden, and, other Convenience, adjoining, all as lately possessed by William Little - and Son., The whole of these extensive Subjects have been built within these few years, and are in good repair. They are situated on the Banks of the Esk, aud in consequence an abundant supply of water can be commanded at all sea- sons. To a person wishing to extend the Business of Pa- per Making, these Subjects are of the first importance. There is vacant Ground for erecting, additional Buildings, and in those already built the Machinery- might be easily extended. The Premises too might be converted at a trifling expence into a Cotton, Woollen, or any other kind of Manufactory. There is no Paper- Mil! within 30 miles of Langholm, arid the roads are excellent in all directions. The Lease of the Premise, is current for 54 years after Whitsunday next, at which term entry may be had, and the tack duty is a mere trifle., There will also be sold the Lease, for 55 Years after Martinmas next, of a large Two Storey slated DWEL- LING- HOUSE, SHOP, OFFICES, and GARDEN, lying in the High- street of LANGHOLM, as possessed by- Archibald Nichol, Merchant; Walter Hill, and others. For Particulars apply to William Yeoman, Manufac- turer in Langholm, Trustee on the Sequestrated Estate of William Little and Son, or to Henderson and Scot, Wri- ters in Langholm— 25th March, 1SI5, TO BE SOLD IN PUBLIC SALE, ( If not disposed Of by Private Contract, of . Which due Notice will be given, in the Carlisle Journal), at Mrs. Irving's, the Coffee- house, CARLISLE, on Saturday, the 12th day of August, 1815, in the following Lots: Lot 1. ONE- F0URTH Share of the WIGTON PRINTFIELD, carried Oil under the Firm of Fergusons, Irwin, and Co. now oiider the management of Mr. Anthony Halliley, a careful, sober, and industrious Partner. The Bleaching, Printing, aud Dying Conveni- ence adjoin Wigton, and are held- under Mr. John Dalton, on Lease. ' I h- Rolling and Plate Machines are about a quarter of a. mile from Wigton. Th'e Mill held under the Earl of Egremont on Lease, and the Land adjoining frvm othitra. There are also four Freehold Dwelling- houses, with Ground adjoining the Water, on which a Steam Power and other Convenience might be erected; if required. Si. One- Sixteenth Share of the WIGTON PRINTFIFLD, as above. 3. On'e Third Share of the Light, Elastic, Water- proof Patent HAT MANUFACTORY, carried on under the Firm of Fergusons aud Ashton ; now under the manage- ment of Mr. Joseph Ashton, a careful, sober Partner, and understands the Business well ; situated in Geor^ e- sireet, near Carlisle, where tlie Manufactory is ; their Wholesale and Retail Shop, No. 68, Pall- Mall, London. 4. Two- Thirds of CUMMERSDALE GREEN, con- taining about twenty- seven Acres, with the sole Right of fishing in the River C ddew ( which runs through the Ground). There are built oil the Premises' Warehouse, Bleaching- house, Chemical Preparation House, with a Watcr Wheel, Stove, Shed, two Dwelling houses for Workmen, and a tail of Water of about Six Feet; not oc- cupied, Situated in the Vale of Caldew, about two miles from Carlisle. 5. Two Leasehold FIELDS, about seven Acres, situated hear Warwick Cotton Works, between Carlisle and Brampton, being live miles from each. The Troutbeck Dam runs through one ot the Fields, is a most excellent Water for Bleaching, Dying, & c. and would answer well for a Brewery, being situated in a populous and fine Bar- ley Country. The Proprietor would build upon a per Ccntage. 6. A FIELD at Botcherby Bridge, five Acres and a halt; now in Wheat. 7. A FIELD in Botcherby Holm, four Acres and a half;; now in Grass. 8. A GARDEN, in Fisher- street, bounded by the pro- perty of the Earl of Lonsdale on the East, and Robert Ferguson, Esq. on the West. y. A DWELLING- HOUSE, winding and weaving SHOPS, fronting the Tithe- Barn; near St. Cuthbert's i Church ; also a Timber- yard and Garden, adjoining. The Premises will be Sold together of in Lots, and the Pro- prietor will build the whole, or any part, for any purpose, upon a per Centage. 10 Two DWELLING- HOUSES, a Chair- maker's Shop, two Weaving- Shops, two Warehouses, a Garden, and other Premises, situated at the East Corner ot the City of Car- lisle ; in the occupation of Edmund James, William John- son, and others. The Premises will be Sold either toge- ther or in Lots, and to which a good Title can now be given. • TO BE LET; And entered upon at May- Day first, 1. A HOUSE in George street, near Carlisle. The sunk floor consists of Kitchen, Pantry, Wine, Ale, and Beer Cellars; first Story two Parlours and Store Room; second Story Drawing Room, Library, and two Lodging Rooms; third Story three Lodging Rooms; attic Storey Garrets. Part of the Furniture may be had at a Valua- tion. , , . 2. In Front of No. I, about an Acre of Ground, laid but as a Kitchen Garden, Shrubbery, and Flower Garden. 3. LIVERY STABLES, situated in Spring Garden- Lane; consisting of two Subl. es, with three Stalls each ( and another mav shortly be had it required), Hay Lofis, two Coach Hour's, a small Stable or Cow House, Straw Loft, Harness Room and Granery; also two Dwelling- Rooms, Brew- house, & c. ill a Close Yard, with a good Pump. ,, 4. A FIELD of about eight Acres in Oats, situated up Spring Garden Lane; held under t.' ie Duke of Devonshire, at per Ann. 5. TWO FIELDS in Grass, about seven Acres, situated up Spring Garden Lane; held under the Duke oft Devon- shire, at at' 35 per Ann. ( i. HOUGHTON COTTAGEv simated about two Miles from Carlisle; consisting of Kitchen, Parlour, two Lodging Rooms, Garden, & c. to which could be added ten or twelve Acres of excellent Land in Front, with a Stable and Cow- house. The Tenant might have ail or part of the Furniture at a Valuation. 7. BRUNSTOCK BRIDGE TOLL GATE., with three or four Acres of excellent Land in Front, if required. 8. LANGTHWAITE FARM, adjoining Warwick Cot- ton Works, held under H. Howard, Esq upon Lease, four years of which are yet to expire ; consisting of one hun- dred and ten Acres of Tithe- free, Arable, and Meadow Land, in a high state of Cultivation.- The remainder of the Old Crop, and present StocK, with the Household Furniture, may be taken ( all, or part) at Valuation. 9. BOOTHBY, near Brampton, one hundred and twenty Acres, of Tithe- free Land, in a high State of Cul- tivation. 10. The BLACK BULL Public House, situated at the Abbey Bridge, End, two Miles from Brampton ; a Cot- tage adjoining, with Barn, Byer, Stable, Sic, The House will want some Addition, and the Tenant may have what Land his convenience requires, from the Boothby Farm. For particulars apply to Mr. George Ferguson, of George Street, Carlisle, the Owner; or to Mr. William Nanson, Solicitor, Carlisle. r J. CHRISTOPHERSON, Auctioneer. Carlisle,' George Street, March PARTNERSHIP DISSOLVED NOTICE IS hereby given, that the Partnership . lately carried on by WILLIAM GARDNER and JOSEPH RICHARDSON of BRAMPTON, in the Coun- ty of Cumberland as Flax- dressers, was this day dissolved by the Said William Gardner, he paying to the said Joseph Richardson the full amount of his share therein, and ta- king a Discharge for the Same.— The said Trade, will ill fu- ture be extensively carried on by William Gardner alone, who returns his grateful thanks to the Public for the fa- vours already conferred, and earnestly solicits a continu- ance of their Support. All Claims on the said late Partnership will be dis- charged by the said William Gardner; and all those who are indebted to the said late Partnership are requested tto pay the amount to the said William Gardner, who is alone authorised to receive, the same, This day is published, in fine Vol time Ouarto, handsomely printed hy Buhner, on Superfine Royal Paper, price in Boards £ 5 5s dedicated by permission to his Royal Highness the Prince Regent, AN ACCOUNT of A VOYAGE TO ABYS- SINIA, and TRAVELS in the INTERIOR of that COUNTRY, eiecuted under the Orders of the British Government, in the Years 1809 and 1810 ; in which are included an Account of the Portuguese Settlements on the Eastern Coast of Africa, visited in the Course of the Voy- age ; a concise Summary of late Occurrences in Arabia Felix ; and some Particulars respecting the Aboriginal African Tribes, extending from Mozambique to the Bor- ders of Egypt, together with Vocabularies of their respec- tive Languages, By HENRY SALT, Esq. F. R. S. & c. , Printed for F. C. and J. Rivington, No, 6S, St. Paul's Church Yard. . N. B. ' I'his Work is illustrated with a large Sheet Map of Abyssinia, and several Charts laid down from original Surveys and Observations by the Author; together with twenty- nine Engravings and Etchings, eserutcd by Charles Heath, Esq. from Drawings taken on the Spot. A few Copies are printed on Imperial Paper, with first Impres- sions of the Plates, price £ 8 8s. Newcastle- under- I. yne, 18th Nov, 1815 SIR— In addition to the extraordinary Cures of Mrs. Whitaker and niece, I have now the pleasure of communicating, another ( if possible) surpassing. them Mary Ann, daughter of John Ravenscroft, of Etrunia near this place, was a fine healthy girl until she became upwards of 4 years old, when she was afflicted with a severe attack of the scarlet fever; soon after, recovering from which, a large tumour formed- on her side, which length suppurated; anel several ' running sores ( nine in number) broke out on various parts of her body and face, which rendered her a truly pitiable object, one in parti, cular on her face was of a very painful nature, exte-. ding from the lower part of the ear to the external angle of the eye, and affecting the latter organ to such a degree, that the loss of sight was apprehended, She continued in this distressing situation for about tjve years, during winch time she had . the advice and assistance of the most skilful medical gentlemen in the neighbourhood, but to little purpose, for if any of the wounds healed up, they in a short time broke out again, and her case w is pro- nounced an hopeless one. On the publication of Mrs. V/ hitaker's cure, her parents were induced to give your medicine a trial, which, happily for the girl, has had the desired effect; for by taking about seven small battle's, the wounds all healed up in a very surprising manner, her countenance again begins to wear the appearance of renovated health. You are a1, liberty to make the case public if you think proper, anil reference may at any timo be had to the parents of the girl, who will attest its vera- city. I am, Sir, Yours, & r. & c. „ C. CHESTER, Printer, To Mr. John Lignum, Surgeon, Manchester. These Drops are sold in square moulded bottles, at ( Is, and 14s. ( one 14s. bottle is equal to three 6s. ones), whole- sale aud retail by Mr. Lignum, Manchester ; also retail by J. Jollie, and B. Scott, Booksellers, Carlisle; J Frazer, Dumfries ; Jollie, and Soulbv, Penrith; M. and R. Braith- waite, Kendal; Minshul, and Wilkinson, Lancaster; Soulby, Ulverston ; Dickenson and Son Hexham ;. Hodg- son, and Walker, Newcastle ; J. Crosthwaite, Whitehaveu ; T. Bailey, Cockermouth ; E Bowness, Workington ; E. Rook, Wigton ; and by one or more principal Medicine Venders throughout the United Kingdom. Also Mr. Lignnm's Chemical, Lotion, for all scorbutic eruptions of the face and skill, jirice 2s 9J. the pint bot- tle,. Mr Lignum's Pilljs, prices. 9d. ihe box, for thi infallible cure of all degrees of a Certain Disorder. A NEW EDITION, Tliis- day. is published, a new Edition of upwards of pa^ es, in one volume octavo, price only 3s. with * tx elegant Portrait of the Author, of SOLOMON'S GUIDE TO HEALTH ; OR, ADVICE TO BOTH sexes, WHICH fully explains, in a concise, plain," ' f and easy manner, the most simple methods of treatment, and efficacious remedies, for the following dis- eases;— Abortion or Miscarriage,; Asthma, Loss of Ap- petite, Barrenness, Biliois Complaints, Chlorosis or Green Sickness, Child- bearing, Consumptions, Female Diseases, Fits, Huor Albus or. Whites, Flatulence or Wind,. Gleets, Gonorrhoea, Hypochondria or Melancholy. Complaints'; dispositions attendant tin Pregnancy, Phthisis sr Cough, Quick Digestion, Rheumatism, Scrofula Opanisin or Secret Vice, Seminal Weakness, Scurvy, Turn of Life, & c. To which is added, An ESSAY on, an Incidental Dis- ease, Gleets, and . consequent Weakness. This Work points out the direct methods of Cure. from a Blennhorrhagi, or Gonorrhea, to a confirmed Syphilis. To which is added, an Essay oc Secret Venery, and a Discourse on Impotency in the Male, and Sterility or Bar- renness incident, to Females, & e. An Appendix on the subject of Solitary and Destructive Vice . Address to parents. Guardians, Tutors, and those why have the care and education of Youth. Likewise, advice to Bathers,- particularly tlie afflicted with nervous complaints. , The whole illustrated and interspersed With a variety of au- thentic facts, never before published. . . - Solomon's Guide to Health Is. addresses to the afflictcd with nervous disorders. -. to those suffering from heat of change of climate, and to those who labour under weak- ness and relaxation, . variety of ether Causes, this work is particularly recommended, and to thousands of people,' grown old before their, time, by ha,- ving unguardedly plunged themselves into the commission of a solitary and deluding vice, it has happily been xhe means of recovery of the mind as well as the. body, and exalted them from a state of melancholy and despair, to that of health, peace,' and happiness. . The delusive habit here alluded to, is not confined to the gay, the giddy, and the vain ; for alas the rich, the poor, the young, and those of, riper years,. even those of a serious and religious disposition,' are. often drawn by an Unaccountable infatua- tion to the commission of the melancholy practice. . All such should seriously attend to the observations and the cases described in this publication. , . i.,.-' Sold by J. Jollie, and B.. Scott, Carlisle ; Rook, Wigton Soulby, and Jollie, Also, a MILL. TO be SOLD, Or LET, And to be entered upon the 12th of May next, A FLAX MILL, situated aboltt three miles from Castletown, the Head and Fall uf Water being about 20 fc< t. The present Water Wheel and Machinery may be converted to aby . other purpose except as a Corn Mill} The Land attached about two and a Half Acres. Appi. ciio i to be made by Letter ( post- paid) to George Quayle. . .. of Castletown, the Proprietor j or Mr of Ronaldsway, Isle of Man Feb 1813, ( One Concern.) LAW LIBRARY. U This Day is published; in One large Volume, ( ivd. price £\. Ss. ( id. bound in calf, lettered, or in boards, <£ 1. 2s. 6d. A COMPLETE DIGESt of the LAWS re- il lating to Bills of Exchange, Promissory Notes, Bank- rupts, their Creditors and Assigntes, Landlords, Tenants I and Lodgers, Pariish- officers. Churchwardens and Over- i seers, Country Gentlemen and Farmers, Wills, Codicils, 1 Revocations, & e. & c. including all the Statutes atid De- cisions in the Courts of Law and Equity, on these inter- | esting sunjects, down to the latest period. Revised by several eminent Barristers. The a » ove is the most complete and condensed vierv of , the Laws relating to those Subjects extant, and otight to be in the possession of every country gentleman, trades- man, or person interested,. London: Printed for Gale, Curtis and Fenner, Pater- noster Row; and sold by every Bookseller iu the United Kingdom. Or this work may be had in fol- | lows : The Complete Parish Officer, by H. Clavering, Esq. price 4s. The Law of Bills of Exchange, & c. & c. by £ d* ard Windham Manning, Esq. price Ss. 6d. The Law of Wills, & c. & c. by Eardley Mitford,' Esq. price 4s. The Complete Guide to Landlords, Tenants, and Lodgers, by Robert Sutton, Esq. price Ss'. 6d. The Country Gentleman's Lawyer and Farmer's Li- brary, by William Marriott, Esq. price 4s, _ We have received Frengh papers to the 30th inst up to which date Bonaparte remained at Paris — The army sent forward to Lille was ex- pected to reach that city on the 24th : this army amounts to 40,000 men, and the regular troops which remain at Paris are estimated at between and 25,000 men. They were reviewed on the 25th by Bonaparte; who addressed them on the occasion in flattering terms, and took occasion at the same time to boast the good disposition of several strong towns, and of the people on the side of Belgium, the complete failure of any movements in Poitou aud La Vendee against his authority, and the re- establishment of his power, without the shedding of a single drop of blood in all France. The King is designated by his old emigrant title, the Count de Lille. He is stated to have withdrawn from Lille to Menin, a town in the Netherlands, near Courtray, occupied by the British thirty- third regiment of infantry. It is known, however, that his Majesty is at Ostend. The Duke of Orleans, De Berri, Count Artois, withdrew by Tournay ; the Duke of Bourbon has embarked at Nantes, and the Duchess of Angou- leme at Bourdeaux. Her husband appears to be the only member of the Royal Family for whose personal safety there seems any cause, of appre- hension. On the first notice of Bonaparte's ad- vance, he was sent to organize a force iu his rear, at Nismes, in the south- east of France, and we now learn that troops have been sent to surround him. In this dispersed and reduced state of the Royal Family, we are not surprised to Learn fur- ther defections from their cause. Mortier is among the Marshals who have declared for Bona- parte. Augereau, against whom he denounced vengeance, has obtained leave to retire to his ' estate in the country There are several stric- tures in the Paris Papers censuring the conduct of the King, intended, of Course, as a palliation for the perfidy of the nation. The partition of Saxony, and the assumption of the title of King of the Netherlands by the Prince of Orange, are also mentioned in terms of disapprobation ; but there is no indication of any intention to renew mencement of war, and that considerable bodies of troops had been sent forward towards Belgium, to reinforce the British army ' in that country. The occurences in France have produced a strong sensation at Hamburgh, and the exchange on London, in the short interval of a fortnight, had fallen 17 per cent, Coffee, sugar, and all manufactured goods, had in the like proportion advanced. " . BELGIUM. A Morning Paper says, " We have seen pri- vate letters from Antwerp to the 24- th insl. from which we learn that, even there a spirit had been manifested very hostile to the Government of the House of Orange. No less than six officers were shot there on the 17th. Trade was entirely at a ITALY. The Dutch and Flanders Papers again assert, that Marat is fixed in his hostility to Bonaparte; but his declarations, upon which this opinion is founded, are all prior to Bonaparte's entrance in- to Paris, and at a time when the success of his enterprise was uncertain. Letters received. yesterday from Leghorn state the conduct of the King of Naples to be very en- igmatical with regard to Bonaparte. SPAIN. The King of Spain has ordered two armies o 80,000 each to be assembled in Catalonia ant ImportAnT.— The Lords Justices have order- \ ed the Police Magistrates to report the state of the Metropolis every twenty- four hours-.—( Dublin Evening Post " Colonel Sir Niel Campbell " arrived in town- on Saturday night from Elba. He is preparing pa- pers for his justification. LORD COCHrane."— Mr. Jones, the Marshal of the King's Bench, went down to Kingston, on Tuesday, for the purpose of preferring a Bill of Indictment against Lord Cochrane, for breaking prison. The punishment tor this offence, if the person charged be found guilty, provided that person, shall be convicted of a misdemeanor, ex- tends to transportation for seven years, but may be commuted at the discretion of the Court.— The Grand Jury found a true bill. His Lordship is removed from his miserable place of confinement in the strong room in the i King's Bench prison to an apartment over the The Mar- MILLINERY & DREss MAKING. FINDLAY begs leave most respectfully i to inform the Ladies of CARLISLE and its Vicini- ty, that she has commenced the above Business, at the SPRING. GARDEN, Carlisle, and hopes, by her utmost attention . and punctuality to the Easiness, to merit a share of the public patronage. N. B:— All kinds of plain sewing, & c. executed in the neatest manner aud on the shortest notice. i+ s jsiov-' ve shal has been - at great expence in having iron ' doors made to them and other fastenings, in or- der to prevent his Lordship from making any other attempt at escape A Treasury Journal re- asserts with the utmost AMERICA. We have received American Papers to the 13th of March. The President's Message, on laying the treaty of Peace with England before Con- gress states, we fear with too much truth, that the war has demonstrated the efficiency of . the powers of defence, and that manufactures have sprung into existence, and attained an un- paralleled maturity throughout the United States during the period of the European wars. The President also takes especial care to state that this war, the result of which has proved so bene- ficial, was reluctantly declared By Congress. Our readers therefore will not be surprised to find that he recommends the country to be well prepared in the event of a renewal of it. This was the lan- guage of the American President, at a time when he considered Bonaparte politically dead Con gress had separated on the 3d of March, not to suspend their proceedings during the usual re- Cess, but to resume them, we believe, in tiie month of May— General Jackson had advanced from the lines near New Orleans, and had marched hostilities, the internal arrangements of the new Government being . represented as the ' business which' occupies the attention of the Emperor. Among these is a Decree, abolishing the censor- ship of the public press, and leaving it, as in Eng- land, free from previous restriction. By the following article it will be perceived, that Bonaparte has utterly abolished the Slave Trade, so far as relates to France:— IMPERIAL DECREE. Napoleon. Emperor of the French. We have decreed, And do decree as follows :— Article 1.- From the date of the publication of thc pre- sent decree, tlie trade in negroes is abolished. No . expe- dition shall be allowed for this commerce-, neither iu thc ports of France, nor in those of our colonies. 2. There shall not be introduced, to be sold in our co. lonies, any negro the produce of this trade, whether French or foreign. 3. Any infraction of this decree shall be punished with the confiscation of the ship and cargo, which shall be pro nounccd by our courts and tribunals. 4. However, the ship- owners who, before the publica- tion of the present decree shall have fitted out expeditions for the trade, may sell the product in our colonies, 5. Our Ministers are charged with the execution of the present decree. ( Signed) NAPOLEON, By the Emperor, the Minister Secretary of State, ( Signed) The Duke of BASSANO. But what is most important in these Papers is Bonaparte's pacific professions. On the 26th he received the Addresses of his Council of State, of the Court of Cassation, of the Court of Ac- *" counts, the Imperial Court of Paris, and the Mu- nicipal Council of Paris. The first of these is the expression of thc sentiments of his own Ministry; the others echo the same sentiments, and are only rendered curious by the contrast which they af- ford to the Addresses lately presented to King Louis by the same Bodies. In the Address of his Ministers, the following passages are impor- tant:— Your Majesty will forget that we have been the masters of the nations that surround us. Your Majesty has prescribed to your Ministers the path they should follow— you have announced to the nation the maxims by which you desire it should be governed in future. We are to have no foreign war, unless it be to repulse aggres- tion.' Bonaparte, in his answer, which is given in an official shape in the Moniteur, re- echoes these sentiments: he says they are his owa. In his. answer to the summary of the deliberations of the Council of State of the 25th, he says,—" 1 have renounced the idea of the Great. Empire, of which I had been for. 15 years laying thc foundation. Henceforth the happiness and consolidation of the'French Empire shall be the subject of all'my thoughts." The Gazette de France adds, that his Majesty has declared to the Ministers of the Foreign Powers, that it was his intention to faithfully ob- serve the treaty of Paris and hoped that the Powers on their side wiiuld scrupulously observe the conditions of it; and that they could not meddle in the internal affairs of France. According to the accounts contained in the French Papers, the Duke of Bourbon has failed' in his attempts to excite a popular party in La Vendee, and he has entered into compromise by Which he and his followers agree to leave France. with ten thousand men upon Mobile. ' The two Houses of Legislature concurred with the President as to the fitness of employing only natives and naturalized seamen on board Ameri- can ships; but the business was deferred « n ne- urit of the arrangements necessary to be con sidered before the intention should be carried into effect. The standing force is to consist of 6,000 men. The navy, it is determined, shall be pro- gressively augmented. On the 3d ult. at eleven at night, it was resolved that hostilities should be commenced against the Dey of Algiers. parte to escape from Elba were fully known to a part of his Majesty's Government, in sufficient time to have been prevented. The Journal to which we allude pledges itself that this circum- stance will shortly appear before Parliament, Lord Hill left town on Wednesday night for Belgium. He is the bearer of the commission to the Duke Of Wellington, appointing him Com mander- in- Chief of his Majesty's forces on the Continent of Europe. The following Bulletin was on Sunday exhi- bited at St. James's Palace: — WINDSor CASTLe, April 1.— His Majesty has passed the last month in an uniform state of tranquillity, but his Majesty's disorder continues unaltered." It is understood that there is a division in the Cabinet, Lords Liverpool and Sidmouth being adverse to the renewal of the war with France Mr. Sylvester, the Messenger, has been several days under orders for the Continent. He will carry away the determination of the Cabinet upon this momentous question. Amongst other ridiculous stories brought from Paris,— it is stated that, since his return, Bona- parte has had a coat made of silk of such a tex- ture as to be ball- proof,— and that he intends to make the people of France change their religion, and adopt the tenets and forms of the Uni- tarians ! !! A faux pas has recently occurred in high life, which promises to furnish some employment to the gentlemen of the long robe. A gallant Ge- neral, who has more than once bled in the service of his country, was a few days since discovered by a Right Hon. Commoner in such a situation in his wife's dressing- room, as left him no room to doubt that a criminal intercourse had taken place between the parties. The lady has quit- ted her husband's house, and is at present under the protection of her friends. SELLING OFF AT PRIME COST WILLI AM ROBINSON returns hi-,...... * V Thanks to his Friends and the Public in general for the many favours conferred upon him ; and begs to inform them that he intends selling off the WOOLLEN DRAPERY STOCK ( without prime Cost. DWELLING- HOUSE & GARDEN To LET. TO BE LET BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, And entered unon immediately, A Neat, small DWELLING- HOUSE, with a - GARDEN adjoining situate at BURGH, in the Pa- rish of Burgh- by- Sands, in the County ot Cumberland For Particulars apply to Mr. Law, of Burgh aforesaid. April 6, 1815. NOTICE is hereby given that- I JOHN MAC-. CALL, of HIGH SCALES, in the Parish of Brom- field, Cumberland, will not pay or be answerable for an TO RE SOLD BY AUCTION, In the following Lots, on the Evening of Thursday, the 20th instant at the House. of John Studholme, Innkeeper, CALDEWGATE, CARLISLE, WELLING- HOUSES, SHOPS, & LAND adjoining, situated at CALDEWGATE, adjoining the military Road leading from Carlisle to Dalston. Lot the 1st, A four and eight Loom Shop, wi- h six Dwelling- houses over, two Rooms each, with a Plot of Ground behind, 49 yards by ) 7£. Lot the 2d, Three four Loom Shops, with six Dwelling- . , Rooms and a large Room over the same, 48 feet by 18, Debt or Debts which my Wife, MARGARET, may in with a Plot of Ground behind, 45 yards by 17. j any mann. r contract alter this public Notice, she having Lot the 3d, Two sis Loom Shops, with five Dwelling- Rooms over and Yard behind, with Out- offices, and a Plot of Ground, l6 yards by 11. Lot the 4th, A large Dye- House, 45 feet by Sfi, two storey; a Water Wheel, Boiling House, Office, and Stove House, with a Stream of Water running through the same, and a Plot of Ground in front, 42 yards by 34. The above Lots of Ground ate now staked out, and are well adapted fur erecting Buildings upon for Various pur- poses. Terms and Conditions Will be produced at the Place rf Sale; and for further Information, and viewing, inquire of John Rigg, Carlisle, the Owner. HONOR OF PENRITH AND Forest of Inglewood Inclosure. NOTICE is hereby given, that the Commis- sioners acting in the Execution of an Act of Parlia- ment, intituled " an Act for dividing and inclosing the " Commons and Waste Lands within the several Parishes " of Penrith, Edenhalt, Salkeld, otherwise Great Salkeld, " Lazonby, Heskett, Wetherall, Hutton and Newton, the Township of Middlescough and Braithwaite, in the " Parish ot Saint Mary, Carlisle, and the Townships of " Raughton and Gaitsgill, and Ivegill, in the Parish of " Dalston, in the Honor « f Penrith, and the Forest of Ingle- " wood, or in one of them, in the County of Cumberland ;'* intend to meet at the George inn, in Peurith aforesaid, on the several Days atter mentioned, at 10 o'clock in the fore- noon of each Day, for the purpose of reading over and settling the Draft of their General Award; that su: h parts thereof as relate to the Rights and Interests of the several proprietors of Manors, Messuages, Lands cr Tenements, in the Parish ot Penrith, will Ue read over and settled, on . Monday the 8th and Tuesday the 9„ h Days of May next; that such parts thereof as relate to the Rights and In JOHN MACCALL. absconded herself from me High Scales, April 5, 1815. BRAMPTON NEW FAIRS or Cattle Market'. THESE NEW FAIRS having had the desired Success of constituting a large aud respectab e Meeting, it was suggested, as a beneficial Convenience, t- i have the Spring Fair altered: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the ensuing Spring Fair will be held on Thursday, the 20th April next ; therefore in Spring Fair will be held on ih. it Day ; and iht Autumn Fair on the 23d of OCTOBer, as at lirst fixed; but when either of those Days happen to be on a Saturday or Sun- day, the Fair then to be held on the Monday following. " ~ NOTICE Is HEREBY GIVEN THAT a Meeting: of the Trustees of the Mili- tary Road leading from Carlisle to Temmon; the Road front Stanwix- bank to Westhuton ; the Road- from Shaddongate, near Carlisle, to Mulaside ; and the Road from the Town of Brampton to the Town of Longtown ( all in the County ot Cumberland)— will be held on Satur- day, the 29th day of April instant, at 12 o clock at Noon, at the Coffee- House, Carlisle, in order to elect new Trus- tees in the room of those deceased," and on other spec.. T affairs. By Order of the Trustees Valuable Household Furniture, Paper hangings, Fashionable Ball, and other Fringes, for sale. TO lit SOLD IN PUBLIC SALE, On Tuesday; the 18. h Day of April, 1815, and the two following Days, in Mr. Tyson's long Room, the George Inn, PENRITH, GERMAN Y, Ifc. The German papers abound with accounts of warlike preparations— of Austrians, Russians; and Prussians, marching their thousands and tens of thousands against France. An unsuccessful attempt has been made by a party of Frenchmen to carry off the King of Rome, in consequence of' which he has been re- moved, with his mother, the Empress Maria Louisa, from Schoenbrunn to the Imperial Palace in Vienna. Did Bonaparte entertain any hopes of a reconciliation with the Emperor of Austria, ho would not have had recourse to this extraor- dinary attempt. Letters from Bremen speak of the most active . preparations throughout Hanover for tne recom- In the House of Commons, on Monday, Mr. Vansittart stated, in reply to some questions from Mk Whitbread, that he had not yet made up his mind whether he should again propose the Pro- perty Tax; and that the British Ministers at Vienna had no authority to sign any paper which sanctioned assassination; but that at present Ministers would neither avow nor disavow the Declaration of the Allies. " It is understood," says a Morning Paper, " that a dispatch was received by Ministers en Sunday last from Bonaparte; signed by Fouche, Duke of Otranto, in which is said that the Em- peror of the French expresses his wish to receive an amicable proposition from this country, to which he will pay the most ready attention— and, according to rumour, he further expresses, that though his own sentiments would be to abide by the terms which he offered to the Allies at Chatil- lon, yet it is the opinion of his Ministers, that to preserve the peace of Europe, he ought to ba content with the bodnds assigned to the French Empire by the Treaty of Paris, and to this opinion he is himself disposed to accede."— Other ac- counts state, that dispatches had been sent over by Bonaparte, but had been refused to be receiv- ed at the part; and that Commissioners are to be dispatched by the British Government to ascertain the state of the popular feeling in France before any actual war took place. Lord Combermere, it is said, is to take the Command of the cavalry in Belgium. ATTEMPT TO STEAL THE CrOWN— A singular and most daring attempt to steal the Crown at the Jewel Office, in the Tower, was made on Fri day afternoon about two o'clock,' by a woman meanly dressed, who, under pretext of viewing the Regalia, gained admittance, and made a sei- sure of the diadem, by thursting her arm through the iron bars, which are placed for security ; the attempt was, however, rendered futile, by the Crown being much too large to admit of being forced through them, and though much bruised by the violence of the grasp, yet fortunately none of the jewels were unset. The female appointed to exhibit the Regalia, fainted, an alarm was in- stantly given, the woman secured, and conveyed from the Tower in a hackney- coach to'the Police Office. Private letters from Bengal state, that Earl Moira had commanded an army to take the field against the Napaul country; and that the 8th dra- goons, 14th, 53d, and 67th British regiments, un- der Major- General Wood, were employed on this occasion. A British officer Was at Lyons when Bonaparte arrived. On his road from that place, he met a regiment of cavalry with white colours and cock- ades, whose commanding officer stopped the stage- coach. and enquired about Bonaparte, saying he was on his march to seize him. At this time Bo- naparte's corps appeared in the distance. As soon as he saw a corps of cavalry drawn up, be quitted his carriage, mounted a led horse, and, attended by one aid- de- camp, rode up to the Co- lonel and ordered the regiment to break into co- lumn and follow him, which they did as if on a parade. ESSEX ASSIZES. THE KING V. BRIDGE—- This was an indict- ment for a libel, in sending a gallows to the town- hall, Colchester, with a view to bring the mayor i into contempt. It appears there have existed violent corporation squabbles at Colchester. Mr. Smithies, the last mayor but one, refused to give up the corporation regalia. On the 29th of Sep- tember, 1813, Mr. Sparling was elected mayor, and the corporation being met in due form in the town- hall, sent Mr. Sutton, their town clerk, and two. bailiffs, to Mr. Smithies, and Mr. Bridge, the last mayor, to demand the mace, & c. Mr. Bridge met them in the street, and told them he had left orders with his servants to give up all he had got. Mr. S. accordingly went to his house, and made the necessary demand; a servant girl, laughing, went and brought down the mace case, which was locked. This was carried to the Town- hall, where the mayor ordered the lock to be broken open, when lo ! to the great scandal of the mayor, but to the infinite merriment of the bye- standers, a neat little gibbet, with a halter and running noose affixed, was produced; for this the mayor caused Mr. Bridge to be indicted Mr. Sergeant Best grounded his defence chiefly, that the thing Was wrongly described in, the indictment; it was not a gibbet, but merely the representation of one; and holding it in his hand, asked, whether Mr. S. could possibly be hung on that gibbet; it would not suspend even the little town clerk. If they had no better gibbets in the county of Essex than that one, the malefactors would all go Scot free. — The learned judge told the jury, that he thought it ought to have been described as a resemblance of a gibbet; but as the indictment positively avow- ed it was a gibbet, they must find the defendant not guilty, unless they thought it was one,— Ver- dict— Not Guilty. SPORTING INTELLIGENCE. PONTEFRACT MEETING. " ! On Wednesday, March 29, the Badsworth Hunters' Stakes of lOgs. each, was Won by Mr. Brown's !> r. geld, by Grazier, beating three others.— A match tor SOOgs. was won by Mr. Batty's b. g Uncle Ben, beating Mr Walker's b. g. Leicester.— A match for 50g « . was won by Mr. T. Ramsden's br. g. Planet, heating Capt. Ramsden's br. m. Gulnare— The Huddersfield Hunters' Stakes of 20gs. each was won by Mr. Atkinson's Little Jack ( late Speculator), beating Leicester,' Camilla, and Uncle Ben. C ATTERICK- BRIDGE MEETING. On Wednesday, March 29, the Craven Stakes of lOgs. each Was won by Dr. Syntax, beating 5 others — The Gold Cup, value lOOgs. was won by Mr. D. Lambton's b. c. Biddick, beating S others.---' The Produce Stakes of 25gs. ! each was won by Mr. Hutchinson's br. c. by Remembran- ' cer, beating S others.— The Foals' Stakes of SOgs. each ' was won by Mr. Allison's b. c. by Windle, beating 4 others. The Sweepstakes of lOOgs. each Wis won by Sir Wm. Maxwell's b. c. Filho da Puta, beating 2 others. On Thursday, the Old Stakes of lOgs. each won by Mr. Mason's br. c. Brother to Herdsman, beating 3 others. ; The £ 50 for Maiden Horses, & c. won by Mr. Sca- risbrick's b. c. Fell End, beating 3 others.— The Sweep- stakes of 12gs. each for horses, & c. not thorough bred, won by Mr. Featherstonhaugh's b. m. Zulika, beating 3 others.— The Fillies' Stakes of 20gs. each won by Lord Strathmore's bay, by Remembrancer, beating Oberon — The Yearling Stakes of 20gs. each won by Sir B. Gra- ' ham's b. c by Remembrancer, beating 3 others.— The Sweepstakes of 20gs. each won by Mr, Riddell's Dr. Syn- beating 2 others.' A Number of prime Goose Coat Feather Beds, bedsteads and Hangings, Mahogany Dining, Card; Pembroke, Loo, and Tea Tables, Chests of Drawers, hair and Straw Matrasses, Mahogany chairs, Night Com- modes, Wash- stands, Bed and Hearth Rugsy a large As- sortment of fashionable Paper Hangings and Borders, Ball and other Fringes, Bell Ropes, Carpets, Tea Trays, Fenders and Fire irons, with various other Articles. The Sale to commence e. ch Day at 2 o'Clock in the Afternoon.— The goods may tie viewed, ou the day pre- ceding the Sale. N. B. Attendance in the Room each day from Ten o'Clock. in the Morning. SALE OF PROPERTY AT CALDBECK.* TO BE SOLD IN PUBLIC AUCTION, Upon the Premises, on Monday the 8th day of May, 1815; SEVEN good new Built DWELLING- HOUSES with OFFICES, and 35 Acres or thcre- j abouts, of most excellent Arable Land, situate at Cald- ' beck, in the County of Cumberland, and now in the Oc- 5 cupatiou of Joseph Brummel Robson, and his underten.- ; ants. j Three of the Dwelling- Houses and two Acres of Land are Freehold, and the Reiuaiuues Customary- held under the Earl of Egremont, as parcel of his Manor of Cald- beck, Upton and Underfell, by Payment of the yearly ; customary Rent of Six Shillings and Five- pence, also a Ten- penny Fine certain, Mr. Joseph Brummel Robson, of Caldbcck, will shew ; the Premises, and particulars may be known, on Applica- tion to him, or at the Office ot Mr. Normaa, soiui. oi i Carlisle I TOLLS TO LET. NOTICE is hereby given, that the TOLLS arising at the Toll- gate upon the Turnpike Road at SEBERGHAM, called or known by the name of Sebergham Turnpike Gate, will be let by Auction to the ; best Bidder, at the House of George Tyson, the George Inn, Penrith, on Tuesday, the 25th day of April, 1815, • between the Hours of 11 and 1 o'clock, in the manner , directed by the Act passed in the thirteenth Year ot the . i Reign of his Majesty King George tne Third, for regulu- . 1 ting the Turnpike Roads; whtcn fulls were let the last j ' three Years at the Yearly Rent of Fifty- four pounds, aui , I will be put up at such Su. u as the Trustees shall think t't. ,! Whoever happens to be the l » est Bid . er must, at the ; same time, give Security, with sufficient Sureties, to to the 3 satisfaction of the Trustees of the said Turnpike Road, . lor pa. ment of the Rent agreed for, and at such tunes -. s ! they shall direct. DAVID RICHARDSON, , | Clerk to the Trustees. .1 i Desirable RESIDENCE, & c to be peremptorily i I SOLD. r | TO BE SOLD IN PUBLIC SALE, Without Reserve, at the house of John Hodgson, Innkeeper, in GREAT SALKELD, in the County of Cumberland^ | on Wednesday, the : Sd day of May next, either together II I or in such Lots as may oe hxed upon at the time of '- j Sale; that commodious and well- built MAN- r SION HOUSE, called HUNTER's HALL. de- sirably situate in the pleasant Village ot Great Salkeld, terests of the several proprietors of Manors, Messuages, Lands or Tenements, in the Township of Middlesceugh and Braithwaite, in the Parish of Saint Mary, Carlisle, and in the Townships of Raughton and Gaitsgill, and Ivegill, ih the Parish of Dalston, will be read over aud settled, tin Wednesday the 10th Day of Mav; that such p . rts thereof as relate to the Rights and Interests of the seve. al proprietors of Manors, Messuages, Lands or Tene- ments, in the Parish of Heskett, will be read over and settled, on Thursday the 11 th Day of May; that such parts thereof as relate to the Rights and Interests of the several proprietors of Manors, Messuages Lands or Tene- i ments, in the Parish of Wetherall, will be read over and settled, on Friday the L2th Day of May ; that such parts T1 thereof as relate to the Rights and Interests Of the several proprietors of Manors, Messuages, Lands or Tenements ; in the Parishes of Salkeld, otherwise Great Salkeld and ' « Lazconby, will be read over and settled, on Saturday the j ^ 13th Day of May; that such parts thereof as relate to the i Rights and Interests of the several proprietors of Manors,! Messuages, Land , or Tenements in the Parishes of Eden- j 01 hall, Hutton and NeWton, will be read over and settled 11 er. Monday the 15th Day of May; and that such p„ rts I thereof as relate to the Rights and Interests of all other a! Persons to whom Allotments have been set out will he '' read over and settled, on Wednesday the 17th Day of ^ May ; on which said several and respective Days, alt Per- ; c sons interested may attend « f they think proper.— Dated ' this l » t day of April, 1815. i GRAVE AND BLEVYMIRE, Clerks to the Commissioners. ; ^ Just published, price 5 » v 6d. a. new Edition ( 4.- 20 pages), of ASKETCH of the PRINCIPAL EVENTS in ENGLISH HISTORY. By WILLIAM FELL, i Master of the Academy at Lime House, near Warrington, i Sold by Rivington; Craddock & Joy ; Longman & Co. j ' and' J. Mawman, London. I Of the first edition of this work the British Critic, for ! I February, 1813, gives the following account:—" Both the I 1 plan and execution of. this work deserve commendation, i For the information ot those who have not leisure to study j ihe history of their own country at large, Mr. Fell has > selected certain remarkable portions of that historv, which he has illustrated liy well written and judicious narratives. The periods ou which he treats are these— 1. The Con i quest— 2. The obtaining of Magna Charta— 3. The wars l between the Houses of York and Lancaster— 4. The Re- j , formation—, 5. The. Gunpowder Plot— S. The Restoration , I ol Charles Second— 7. The Revolution— 8. The Accession j of ttie House of Brunswick— 9. The Rebellion ol' 1715— i 10. The Rebellion of 1745— 11. The Rebellion in Ireland > in 1798. '!'.) which is subjoined an account of the origin t and succession of the Kings of England In their proper I . places are inserted copies of Magna Charta, the Bill Of ' ' Rights, and the Act' . " It is extraordinary to see so much of accurate and jti- * dicious digest of English History compressed into so small ^ a volume ; and we notice it with the more pleasure be- l cause we have not detected the author in the indulgence of party prejudices of any kind. We cannot give a better specimen of the correctness ol his principles than by copy- ing his reflections on the accession of ttie house of Bruns- wick."—[ Then follows an extract from page 133.) This edition contains, in addition to the first, the histo- t ries of the following interesting events:— The Union of _ England with Scotland— The French Revolution, with a particular account of the taking of the Bastile— The Union of Great Britain with Ireland, with a Sketch rf Irish His- j tory, and of the progress of the Catholic Question from the commencement o; Mr. Pitt's administration to the re jection of Mr. Grattan's bill on the 24th of May ( 1813), including the celebrated speeches of Mr. Grattan for the Catholic claims, and of Mr. Abbott, the Speaker, against s' them. s " The means of making two blades of Corn grow r where but one grew before !" j This day is published, price I'ls. in boards, anew and \ ' enlarged edition, being the tenth, of :> THE FARMER'S KALENDAR, containing tv JL accounts of the Business to he performed on various kinds of Farms iu EVERY MONTH OF THE YEAR ; according to the most approved practices t « f modem agri- culture. By ARTHUR YOUNG, Esq. F. R. S. Secretary of the Board of Agriculture, and Member of most of the Agricultural and Philosophical Societies iu c- Europe and America. IIs- This unrivalled Work was originally compiled on the n" plan of Maw's Well- known Gardener's Kalendar, the great utility of which among Gardeners it has transferred to rs- th* wants of Farmers. Thus, at the commencement ot' every month, the Farmer sees before him his proper busi- ness for that month, described in such a manner as to combine the most improved methods with the best gene- i ral principles in every branch of agricultural practice.! » If generally found in the Farm Houses of the Empire, it would be the surest means of removing all our social diffi- culties by making two bladesof corn or grass grow where but one grew before. Printed for Richard Phillips-; and sold by John Souter, t() No. 1, Paternoster- row; . by John Jollie, Carlisle; F. Jol- lie, Penrith ; and by all Booksellers and Newsmen. [ Of whom Play be had, THE BOOK OF TRADES ; or, p. Library of useful Arts, in three volumes, Illustrated by sixty six engravings price 10*. Cd. ; the said County of Cumberland, with an excellent Garden, six stalled Stabie, a large Barn, and suitable - ces, lately the Residence of W. R. F. Ricardson Randal, Esq. deceased; together with three Closes or Parcels , r Land, lying immediately behind the said green side up, and containing together by IK. 25P. or thereabouts. V I Bavarian troops had come in contact with the French on the frontier near Frauenberg, but shewed no disposition to commence hostilities. Brighton April 4 At 2 o'clock this day the Lord Wellington packet anchored in our Roads, and landed between 60 and 70 passengers, among whom was the Lieut.- General of Louis the XVIII. ; Bonaparte remained in Paris on Sunday, nor was it at all expected that he would speedily depart from the capital. The only report brought by the passengers worthy of notice is, that Havre was reported to be in a state of insurrection that the tri- coloured flag, as well as the white, were both waving ; and that disputes between the par- ties had risen to that pitch, that several had been killed. The principal part of those passengers arrived this day appear in distressed circumstan- ces. Every thing remains at Paris, as well as Dieppe, the same as for the last ten days; no em- bargo is expected to take place at that port; but it; is much spoken of as having taken place on this side. Account's received by the Lord Wellington packet, which arrived yesterday at Brighton, state that an insurrection has broken out at Havre, in which several persons were killed. A French luggar is arrived at Falmouth from Bourdeaux, with dispatches from the Duchess of Angouleme to Louis XVIII. The Captain states that there is a force of 10,000 men at Bourdeaux faithful in their allegiance to bis Majesty The force in the South- east of France, under the Duke of Angauleme, he estimates at 60,000, but this, we fear, is greatly exaggerated. The French families, resident at Barcelona, ha- ving been ordered to quit that city, a massacre SATURDAY— APRIL & * TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, . At the New Crown Inn, in PENRITH, iu the County of Cumberland, in the Mouth of May next, SEVERAL well- bred COLTS and FILLIES, of different ages, bred by the Earl of Lonsdale; and Number of BROOD MARES. Some of which are now Foal. Printed. Catalogues Will be distributed, and the day of Sale mentioned, in a future Advertisement. NOTICE ALL Persons who stood indebted to the late iv Mr. THOMAS JAMES, of CARLISLE, Currier, it the time of his decease, are requested to pay the amount of their respective Debts to Mr. Thos. Atkinson, or Mr. John James, the Trustees under his Will, on or before the day of June next; after which the Accounts will he delivered to the Solicitor of the Said Trustees. All Per- having any Demands upon the said Mr. T. James are desired to send an Account thereof to the Trustees, in order to their bring liquidated. ~ TO BUILDER S. HENRY CHAPMAN, the Farmer of Mr. . Husell's State Quarries, at PATTERDALE, West- morland, has appointed John Pearson, of Pooley Bridge, to weigh and deliver out SLATE on the east side of the Foot of the Lake of Ullswater. The said Henry Chap- man will attend at Mr. Bowman's, the Lion and Lamb inn, in Penrith, on the Market- Days, for the purpose of selling Slate and collecting Monies; and in case of his absence, the said Mr. Bowman will give any necessary in- formation to such Persons as may be in want of Slate. All Monies now due, or that hereafter may be owing to the said Henry Chapman, are to be paid to him only. . WOOD FOR SALE. TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC AUCTION, At the House of Joseph Jackson, Royal Oak Inn, KES- WICK, between the Hours of 5 and 8 o'clock in the Afternoon of Thursday, the 27th day of April, 1815 ; ; I/.- L Trees. Cyphs. Kinds of Where situated. No. Ac. Trees. ... t ' fEddy Field East, Eddy Wood Field, Eskinbeck East, Gras- At our Sessions, on' Wednesday, no business of particular interest occurred. At Appleby Sessions, cm Monday last, a wo- man, for having passed counterfeit 3s. tokens, was sentenced to 6 months imprisonment, and to find security to keep the peace, for that period. J The Reverend John Hudson, M. A. Fellow | and Tutor of Trinity College, Cambridge, is pre- ] sented by that ' Collage' the Vicarage of the Parish and Parish Church of Kendal. A general ballot is to take place for the regu- lar militia regiments, which will occupy about Six weeks, when it is expected the warrants will be, issued for calling out the militia forces, if necessary The local militia are liable to be : called out as heretofore. said, intends, immediately after the recess, to move for a new Tax on Income, but on so modi- fied a plan as to prevent the exercise of those inquisitrorial authorities;, Which were felt more oppressive than; the burden of the tax itself. it is stated in the military circles, that three companies will be added to all regiments, of single battalions, instead, of raising second battalions, which was at first in contemplation, . COMMERCIAL HERALD. In consequnce of the late unforseen events on the Con- tinent, we understand the Lords of the Treasury have granted a further indulgence to the parties who, under the Treasury Minutes, were required to export certain goods on the 1st of April and lit of June next, and have direct- ed that they may be allowed to pay the Home Consump- tion Duties thereon, on or before the 15th May next, or export the same on or before the 1st July next. BANKRUPTs.; ' J. C. Cane, Southwarthr broker and undertaker.— W, Johnson, Leeds, innkeeper,— C. M Hannington, London, stationer.— D. T. Arnot, Holt, dealer,— T. Rothwell, Fos- syke, wine and spirit merchant— W Pare, Hackney. dra- per and tailor— J, Roberts, J. Wangamann, and N. Ryall, London, sugar refiners._ P. Young and J. B. S. Brockhurst, London, rope and sail makers .— W. M. Russell and C. Gavin, London, provision brokers.— G. Hesse, London-, sugar broker.— P. Stringer, Edmonton, school- mistress.-— W. Ward, Hampstead, cheesemonger. SCOTS BANKRUPT, J. Morison, tea- dealear in Edinburgh, The outward- bound fleet from Portsmouth, under con- voy of the Swiftsure, safely ariived at Barbadoes on the 1st February,— The homeward-. bound fleet was expected to sail on the 26th February. The Brazil homeward- bound fleet sailed from Rio Janeiro under convoy of the Cherub and Racoon. | It is said, that a strong squadron is forming, to proceed up the Scheldt, under the command ut Sir R Strachan. The Vittoria, Twentyman, and the Lightfoot, Watson, ' of Whitehaven, arrived at Barbadoes on the 1st Feb. j , The Aurora, Tollins, from Autigua ; the Mitham, Tom- linson, from St. Vincent's; and the William, Richardson, from the West Indies,— all belonging to Whitehaven.— left St. Thomas's with the fleet for England on the 26th February. LIVERPOOL IMPORTS— Five vessels from. the W. Indies', - with colonial produce ; 1 from British America, ana tin ee from the United States, with Cotton, hides, timber, to- bacco, & c.; 1 from Azores with fruit j 3 from Meuiter- ranean, with fruit, wool, pumice stone, fustic, & c.; S from Portugal, with fruit, wine, corkwood j 33 fifoui iteiaud, grain, & c. PORT CARLISLE, Mu, cl 91 prU f. . Arrived — Menai, Grover, Liverpool, sundries, WorKiNgTON, March 30-— . l Arrived.-— Martha, Oliver, New Abbey. Ford, Snaw- den, Carrickfergus. Jenny, Cawson, Dumfries. William and John, Wilkinson, Belfast.— Andrew and Margaret, Quay, Liverpool. SAILed— Nancy, Stewart; Beaver, Wilkinson Three Brothers, McKean— Dublin. FRIDAY'S POST. LONDON— April 5. - A French Mail, direct from Paris by Calais, arrived this morning with papers to the 3d inst.— insurrections haVe broken out in the south- east of France, which, from the description of them given in the Moniteur, appear to be of a very se- rious nature. An engagement took place on Thursday last, at Montelimart, in the Depart- ment of the Drome, between the national guards WE are led to this belief on account of a serious schism in the Cabinet, respecting the policy of re- entering into war with the French Ruler. It is Undeniable that the French people | has made him the object of their choice ; and we apprehend that even the despotic sovereign of Prussia, and the Autocrat of all the Russias, have so far learned a lesson from experience, as to avoid putting the feelings of a whole nation upon the touchstone. Indeed, their own conduct, for Some months past, is the best commentary upon, and set oif to, the Bonapartean principles.— We wish not to be misunderstood ; the aggrandizing principles of Napoleon we always did, and we do now, utterly detest, arid we would utterly abomi- nate the same principles by whomsoever pursued; — whether by Napoleon himself, Or by those who [ though they openly disavow the connection) may be said to be,—- using a Vulgar expression;— " tarred with the same stisk." The inhabitants of Leeds have petitioned for the extension of mercy to Mr. Blackburn, found guilty of forging stamps at the last York Assizes; and Mrs. Blackburn has also gone to London for the same purpose The inhabitants of- Sheffield have petitioned the Prince Regent immediately to dissolve the Parliament. . ^ LIBERALITY.— On Thursday se'nnight, at a | meeting of tlie Common Council of Newcastle, j several rooms in the new hospital lately erected ; there were given away to such persons as were , - thought most deserving of relief.— Amongst the ' number of applicants for rooms was a freeman of the name of Bell, who had formerly been in good circumstances, but is now greatly reduced, and between 60 and 70 years of age. A room was given to him, and he had retired, full of gratitude, j to inform his old partner that she might now " lull her cares to rest," for he had now got , something to " shelter " them from the pitiless storm," during the winter of life. Some malicious spirit, however, having whispered that he was a Roman Catholic, he was re- called, and because he would not recant his religion, he was deprived ; of the boon !! '! REMEDY IN CASES of SWALLOWING PINS.— A person in Pendleton, who was informed of a neighbour having swallowed a pin, resorted toV> ! the following expedient with success:— He ad- | i ministered four grains of tartar emetic in warm water, and afterwards prevailed upon the patient to drink the white from six eggs, which coagulated . upon the stomach before the tartar operated, I . enveloped the pin, and brought it up,— There is 1 a well- authenticated instance upon record of a ' person who swallowed twenty- four pins being ; made to throw up the whole by the above method. , The same may be used with success for fish and other sharp bones. ( FOR TIIE CARLISLE JOURNAL ) o ON THE DEMOLITION OF THE SCOTCH GATE. tailed rebels by the Moniteur, but they deserted to the Eagles, and the insurgents fled. The tele- graphic dispatch communicating this intelligence, adds, that the Duke of Angouleme, who also ar- rived at Montelimart on the 29th, made his es- cape. Another dispatch states, that the Marseil- lese fly in all directions, but that not a shot shall TELEGRAPHIC DISPATCHES. Telegraphic dispatches transmitted from Lyons this morning contain the following intelligence:— DISPATCH FROM THE PREFECT. All is perfectly tranquil here. An engagement took place the day before yesterday between the national guards of the department of the Drome, 600 in number, and a considerable assemblage of insurgents from the South, who were dispersed in an instant. The troops of the line which had been made to march with the rebels rallied to the eagles. The rebels are flying; the inhabitants of the depart ment of the' Drome are arming on all sides to pursue them. The Duke of Angouleme arrived on the 29th at Monte- limart. He has fled. DISPATCH FROM THE GENERAL COMMANDING THE Division. April 1—- Two o'Clock. All the troops of the line of the garrison of Marseilles, who had marched on Gap with the Marseilles volunteers, have joined Ihe National Guards, who marched to meet thecm. The soldiers and the Natibilal Guards embraced with cries of " Vive l'' Empereur !" Tlw in via of La Mute and Corps have; given tri- coloured standards to the 58th and 83d regiments. The Marseillois fly in all directions. There was not and there will not be a musket fired. it would appear that the Royalists, who have been dispersed at Montelimart, was a force for- med by the Duke D'Angouleme; and from a Decree of Bonaparte, dated the 13th, nt Lyons, we may farther presume that a strong feeling in favour of the Bourbons has, from the Beginning, manifested itself at Marseilles, it WaS, perhaps, * a knowledge of this disposition of the people, in that quarter, which induced Massena to send a a body of troops from Toulon to Aix, where it would restrain Marseilles ; when, had he been faithful to his King, he would have Sent them di- rect in pursuit of Bonaparte. The report of the arrival of the King of Frarice at Frankfort is contradicted. His Majesty, it would appear, remains at Ostend, for which place it is said Lord Fitzroy Somerset sailed on the 29th from Calais . The Spanish Ambassador has also sailed from Calais for the same destination. The Hanoverian troops that guard the frontier : line of the Netherlands, suffer all the French to Boudeaux there are 6,000 National Guards, and 4000 troops of the line, all of whom may be de- pended on, and have again sworn fidelity to Louis XVIII The Duke D'Angouleme is said to have a force in the South of France Of 60,000 men ; and the whole of that part of the country is sta- ted to be rightly inclined ; they want a supply of arms and ammunition. The British at BourdeaUx, As a measure of precaution, have embarked their property' on board of vessels in the River. A fleet was lying at the entrance of the Gironde, under the protection of two British frigates. Several Papers respecting the Slave Trade were presented yesterday in the House of Com- mons by Lord Castlereagh. The eight principal Powers of Europe, in Congress assembled, bave all agreed to the abolition, but differ as to the period when it is to take plaee. Talleyrand, on the part of France, professed himself anxious to shorten the period of five years fixed by the Treaty of Paris. Spain and Portugal, however, insisted upon eight years. All the rest agreed tc the immediate abolition. It has been also a greed, that Committees of the several Powers should sit at London and Paris, to report annu- ally on the state of the trade ; and that the colo- nial produce of any power refusing to consent to the total abolition within a reasonable time, should be excluded from the ports of the other Powers ; but against this latter arrangement the Portu- guese Minister entered a protest, reserving on the part of his Government a right to retaliate. A sugar island, Or a sum of money, had been of- fered to France, but rejected, for the total and immediate abolition; She, however, agreed to limit it. north of Cape Palmas ; and Portugal, for a release from the payment of £ 600,000 due by her to England) on account of the loan in 1809, agreed to abolish it northward of the Line To ascertain the precise limits to which the seve- ral Powers consent to limit it, north of the Line, was one of the objects proposed for the Commit- tees at London and Paris; This is all that Lord Castlereagh has been able to effect. His Lord- ship candidly confessed, in a Conference with the Emperor of Russia; that England in the Treaty of Paris had expended all her tangible ways and means, and that he had only arguments to offer in support of the cause. Considering then, that As to the celebrated declaration of the Allies, — the more it Is considered, the more ridicule it excites. They the preservers social order!— Where, in the name of wonder, have they made this grand discovery ? Some twenty years ago, we were inundated with waves of loyalty, under the specious pretext of drowning the spark of anarchy which the French Revolution had kin- dled ; but now ( oh! still more wonderful revo- lution !) we are called upon to pull down what we had been assiduously building for so long a time. We are called upon to pull down the des- potism of Bonaparte ; and every one who has a tolerable degree of common sense will see ths difference between anarchy and despotism. They are two extremes, to be sure; but, according to a very vulgar proverb—" between two stools, the but do not permit them to return The he was only a Suppliant and a suitor, we cannot wonder that he did not effect more. Had Bona- parte's Decree for the immediate abolition taken place a few months ago, it would have saved his Lordship an infinite deal of care and trouble. **** comes to the ground." IT has been said that Kings have short memo- ries ; but in their denunciations against Bona- parte, and in their zeal for the preservation of " social order," have they forgotten their pro- ceedings in Saxony and Italy ? In those coun- tries did their proceedings tend to the preserva- tion of " social order," by keeping alive those feelings and affections which always accompany a state of tranquillity,— or did they not, hv the most i arbitrary stretch of power, attempt to break iil' sunder those cords of natural affection.— of patri- ! otic attachment, which are the sure foundations j oj" peaceable government. Finland, Norway, and Poland, were they per- mitted, could give us some information respecting the observance of " social order;" but it seems, that right and justice are not what ihey were used to he reckoned,— inalienable; they are now trans- ferable ; and what is wrong in Napoleon is per- fectly right and justifiable in a Charles John, an Alexander, & c.— But the barbarity of the prin- ciple of the declaration is most indefensible. Bo- naparte i » thereby put out of the pale of nations and whoever accomplishes his murder will be deemed worthy of reward. An excellent exposi- tion of the " social" system; But do not the ad- vocutes for " social order" discern that this prin- ciple will tend to the utter disorganization cf all civilized society, i Bonaparte, like all other per- sons against whom a war of extermination is de- clared, would have but one thing to do in return, that is to say, to hang up the first Prince or either important person implicated who should fall into his hands. It is the only way to stop the bar- barity of such doctrines, and has always, in latter times at least, be'en successfully adopted. But Europe, we trust, is not destined to see this re- turn to the most savage and superstitious times. The lofty tower, and Caledonian gate. Which grac'd Carlisle; at length submits to fate! By Rufus built, eight centuries ago; But feeling now the exterminating blow From hammer and pick- axe, will soon be found Struck from its base, and levell'd with the ground! Methought I lately saw a crowd attend, Beset the portal, and the work suspend ; Astounded, heard the piercing, doleful cries Of antiquarians rend the vaulted skies : One thus exclaim'd, " alas ! no friendly hand The cruel devastation to withstand ? Must commerce and convenience level all; The gates, the castle, and the ancient wall; And not one vestige leave us,. to explore What England's barrier was in days of yore ? Cease, caitiffs, cease your desolating rage; Nor longer in this fell attempt engage. Warn'd by the farmer at Long Meg,* beware Lest you, his fate with your employers, share, If yet, with such a vile atrocious deed, Onward you are deterinin'd to proceed." Here finish'd he— the foreman, smiling, said, " Our orders are ( and they shall be obey'd) Each nuisance from the city to remove, The streets to cleanse, to widen, and improve; Gates, turrets, walls, and castle must Be overwhelm'd, and mingle with the dust." Indignant at this insolent reply, ( Which seem'd our antiquarians to defy) Each seiz d upon the stone he most admir'd Stalk'd from the gate, and to the Bushf retir'd; And, feasting on the cold, but rich collation,) Confusion drank to modern innovation. Hertford,. March 1815. W. D. * Alluding to all antiquarian's having predicted the untimely death of a farmer there, within a year, in con- sequence of his having defaced one of the stones of the circle by gunpowder ; which is said to have been literally fulfilled. f A well known Inn in Carlisle. | Vide Gentleman's Magazine ; in which a company of antiquarians are represented making a repast on some of the stones of the ancient walls of York. WhitEHAVEN, March SO— April 6. Arrived.— 2. Lady Elizabeth packet, Crabb, Isle of. Man Mail. Mary, Kelly; John Bull, Kelly— Isle of Man wreck. Friendship, Bogie, Chepstow, timber..— 3 Sen-. house, Dalton, Chepstow, timber. Brothers, Park, Dub- lin, ballast. Mary Ann, Agnew ; Williams, Montgomery Donaghadee, ballast. Triton, Saile, Ramsey, hay, Margaret, Mayburn, Kirkcudbright, paper — 1. Jane Thompson; Mary, Hales — Dublin, ballast. Jumbo, Cur- wen, Whithorn, potatoes. Peggy & Jenny, M'Key; Friends, Johnston, Liverpool. Hunter Blair, Ferguson, Bangor. Utility, Fell, Belfast, ballast.— 3. Endeavour, Charles, Loudon, porter, & c.— 6. New Sociiety, Huxtable. Isle ot Man, ballast. SAiled.— Mary, Gordon, Kirkcudbright, Coals. Al- lice, Hannay, Wyre Water, grain .— 6, Experiment, Ban- ton; Liverpool, sundries. Lady Elizabeth, Crabb, Isle of Man Mail. Mary, Broadfoot, Duddon. Marquis of Wellington, Smith ; Isabella, Lowthian ; Agnes & Mary, Heslop ; Jane, Coupland— Dumfries, coals. NewCASTLE, April 30— 6. ARRIVED.— Crowly, Charlton; Cistus, Armstrong—. London, goods. SAILEd.— Aurora, Strachan ; Hawk Packet, Signey Charles, Anderson; Alexander, Wilson— London, goods. agriculture CARLISLE, April 1. N. B. The Carlisle Bushel is 3 Winchester. MARRIED. On Sunday, Mr. Carruthers, of Longtown, cooper, to Mrs. Benson, of Rickergate, Carlisle, innkeeper. In this city, on Thursday se'nnight, Mr. Wm. Dalton, aged 62, to Martha Troughear, aged 66 ; both of Crosby. On Wednesday, the 15th inst. ( by the Rev. W. Fletcher Chancellor of tbe Diocese), the Rev. George Wilkinson, to Miss Relph, late of Raughtonhead. On the 1st inst. at Gretna, Mr. Robert Norman, of this city, to Miss Burton, of Kirkandrews- upon- Eden. On Saturday last, in Kendal, Mr. Wm. Troughton, tan- ner, to Miss Mary Bateman. The 20th ult. at St.. Bees, Mr. Edger bookseller, White- haven, to Ann, daughter of Mr. John Crosthwaite, cabi- net- maker. DIED. In this city, on Thursday last, Mrs. Hutton, widow of the late Mr. T. Hutton, machine- maker, much respected, aged 62. On the 25th ult. at Wigton, aged 34, Mr. Thos. Porter, Carrier, . The 1st inst. at same' place, Mr. Samuel Rook, aged 32. universally respected. ' At Ireby, on Sunday, se'nnight, Mrs. Barwise, at an ad- vanced agel A lew days ago, Mr. Jos. Collin, of Dearham, aged 72. Yesterday week, at Workington, in the prime of life, Mrs. Elizabeth Kendall, wife ot Captain Adam Kendall, of the Jane A few days ago, at Millthorpe, aged 82, Mr. Walter Berry, about 40 years carrier to Kendal. Lately, at Clifton, Mrs. Shaw, in the prime of life. On the 3lst ult. at Warcop, in Westmorland, Captain Richardson, of the Royal Westmorland Militia ; univer- sally respected. Yesterday week, Mr. John Johnson, of Newcastle, boot maker.— This man was so elated. at the late success of Bo- naparte, that he has scarcely been sober ever since, and fell a victimto inebriety, The 19th ult. in London, Dr. Dinwoodie, who formerly taught the mathematical class in the Dumfries Academy and who afterwards, attended Lord M'C'artney, in a ph- iosophical capacity, in his embassy to China. Saturday, at Crossford, Dumfries- shire, Mr. William M'Millan, aged 6.5, At Kirkcudbright, on the 2d inst. Mr. William Paul, son of the late Mr. John Paul, of that place. Wheat... per bush...., 2lis Od Rye .. do......... 15s Od Uarley do... lis Od Oats . do ..., 10s 6d flour pr st.... S2d to 34d Oat- meal.... dp.,. 28d to 30d Rye- meal... do...&> 4 to Ood Barl.- ineal do.... l6d to I8 J Potatoes per hoop 4d | Butter,.. per litkiii. Salmon, pei fb.; 2s od. PENRITHv April 4. SWheat 7 0 Rye . . 2 g b Barley . 1 1Q 6 Oats .. 160 Eggs per dozen. R^ Green Hams perst 8s Od Dried Hams... do ( id Pork do......, 5s f, d Beef.,,...; per lb.,, ail to Od Mutton.... do...... 6d to cd Veal, . do 6d to tid Butter do I5d to Od .60* per Win. Bushel. SCOTLAND,— April 6. GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEMBERS. ANNAN PRESBYTER.-- Rev. Mr. Sloan, Dornock and Mr. Gillespie, Cummertrees,, Ministers John Peat, Esq. Writer in Edinburgh, Ruling Elder,. Dumfries PresbytEry.— Rev. John Wightman, Kir. m hoe, —- Rev. G. Greig, Tinwald,— Rev. Dr. James Crich- to . Holywood, Ministers;— James Counel, Esq. of Con meath— Elder Amongst the first acts of Bonaparte; on his re- assumption of power, is his perfect and unquali- fied abolition of the Slave Trade. No doubt Napoleon will, by certain pretended loyalists, be abused for so precipitate a measure, which the whole allied Congress could not accomplish within j a specific number of years; but the person who makes use of his reason will cordially acknow- | ledge, that Bonaparte, by this act of government, has done more toward the cause 6f humanity and justice, than has been attempted by his opponents for 20 years past.— This summary abolition of that horrible traffic, combined with the spirit of his public speeches, also clearly indicates a greater desire of popularity than he ever before mani- • fested, and a wish to conciliate the republican party in France. His government will not, in short, we apprehend, be quite so absolute as be- fore, when his single voice regulated the policy of France, and who knows but the new influence set up may be friendly to peace. It is possible that the popular party in France may be at length convinced of the folly of wasting their population in useless wars, and that by this means the peace of Europe may be yet preserved'. took place, in which 30 of them are stated to have been assasinated, and several houses were pillaged. — An insurrection it is also said has broken out g( at Madrid, and the King has been obliged to fly. P Bonaparte, for the first time since his return to Paris, went out in his carriage on the 31st, and visited the school for the education of the female orphans of Members of the Legion of Honour, at a St. Denis. On the next day he visited the Bois de Boulogne. The rest of his time is occupied with public business. He does not appear to have any intention of quitting Paris. A review which was fixed for the 2d, is postponed to the 9th inst. ( and he proposes to present the Empress and the King of Rome, immediately on their arrival, to ! the Electoral Colleges in the Champ de Mars ; ; for which purpose the Members are desired to repair to Paris, with all possible expedition. Two thousand rations have been ordered in the towns in the route of her Imperial Majesty. From these circumstances, it appears that Bonaparte has no idea of the detention of his wife and son. They also shew the extraordinary magnificence with which he means to mark their return. The French Funds were, on the 1st instant, 63 7- 10. Mr. M'Kenzie is returned from France, and we hear that Napoleon has ordered all the British claims to be paid. Barriers have been re- established on the- bridges over the canals around Dublin, and on the out- lets of the great road by which it communicates with the country. We are happy to contradict a malicious report, set on foot by some evil- mind- ed persons, of the death of Lord Norbury, on circuit. On inquiry, there was not the slightest foundation for the report— Freemans Journal. ~ Falmouth, April $—. Arrived the French lug- ger L'Esperance, from Bourdeaux, which place she left on the 27th ult. and has brought over Colonel the Baron Labadayse, bearing dispatches from the Duchess D'Angouleme to his Majesty Louis XVIII. ( who was supposed at Bourdeaux to have arrived in England); The accounts brought by this Gentleman are most favourable to the cause of the Bourbons he states, that at — Oaks ^ sing Wood, Castle Head, Springs, and Fisher's Park, I North Farms, near Keswick. , . High Springs and Willyhow ; a IE4 67 . Oaks Park, North and South Farms, near Keswick. Sheep Close & High Springs S 122 8 Oaks J South Lot near Keswick, j Mr. Thomas Dixon, of Keswick, will shew the Wood and give any further Information that may be required, Newcastle, 8th April, 1815. ' GEORGE INN, WIGTON, FOR SALE. TO BE SOLD IN PUBLIC SALE, Upon the Premises, on Tuesday the 18th Day of April instant.) ALL that commodious and WELL ACCUS- TOMED INN, commonly called and known by the ! Name or the GEORGE INN, situate in Wigton, in the I County of Cumberland; at present and for many years very lucratively carried on and conducted by Mr. Rigg consisting of Four Rooms on the Ground Floor, with an excellent Kitchen; Scullery, and Cellats below, a large Dining Room and Bed Rooms, on the second and third floors. , Three Stables, a Slaughter House, and spacious Back Yards, with a Pump at the Back Door. The Premises possess every convenient requisite for an Innholder, and will Be sold subject to the Estate for Life of John Sanderson, of Wigton aforesaid, Esq. now aged Ninety Years. One half Of the purchase Money may rest upon Mortgage of the Premises if required, and for further Particulars apply at the Office of Mr. John Lightfoot, Solicitor in Wigton. Wigton, April 1st, 1815. The TO the EDITOR of the CARLISLE JOURNAL. Since my last communication to your Journal, England has been involved in a war With the French nation. The die is cast; we must now either overturn Napoleon and enslave France, or we must ( in case of a- failure) be driven to the humiliating necessity of acknowledging as the legitimate Emperor of France the man whom we have, in concert with our allies, designated a rebel, excluded from the pale of civil and social re- lations. ail, those who have the love of their couhtry at heart and who wish to see England's name Un- stained by descending to sanction by her support, a measure unjustifiable by any necessity, and in- compatible with the principles of justice. In this hope I remain, Mr. Editor, Yours,. & c. Crosby, 4th April, 1815. A. P. ,, To the EDITOR of the CARLISLE JOURNAL; SIR— However excellent, in general, may be our translation of the Scriptures, it is not. hazard- ing too much to say, that in some places the sense has been misunderstood; and in others misrepre- sented or mutilated, where, by so doing, the pre- dilection of James I. for the royal prerogative could be flattered. By some of these misrepresen- To this extremity we have been most unwisely and inconsiderately reduced; The precipitation of the allies is inexcusable. Before it could be known at Vienna with what sensations the French people would receive their former ruler,— before any idea could be formed of the unanimity of the nation in his favour, and consequently of the re- sistance to be offered to any foreign interference on behalf of the Bourbon family,— a declaration of war, of interminable war, was issued under the signatures of the several powers, parties to the treaty of Paris, against the EmperOr and his ad- herents,— now ascertained to be the bulk of the people of France. This important document of the allies asserts, that Napoleon, by breaking the convention by which he was established in Elba, destroys the only legal title on which his existence depends : find that by entering France with projects of con- fusion and disorder he has- deprived himself of the protection of the law, and has therefore rendered himself liable to public vengeance. " Here are two bold bare- faced assertions. Let us consider them separately. The first declares that Napoleon's existence is forfeited by his quit- ting Elba, his continuance there for life being the only legal title he had to existence. From this we must conclude, either that he sti- pulated for this description of tenure, in hopes perhaps of keeping himself quiet; or that his life was, or his abdication, legally at the disposal of the allies, and granted to him by the convention of Paris, on the condition of the remainder of it being spent in the Island of Elba. The former of these conclusions we all know to be unfounded, and the latter I now contend to be equalty so. The allies had no power over Napoleon's life,— no more than over the life of the Saxon king { whose dominions indeed they have partitioned without scruple, but over whose life not the vilest of their supporters ever insinuated a power),. Bonaparte had been acknowledged legitimate Emperor of France by all Europe except Eng- land ; every power but her having concluded trea- ties of alliance with him, and even. England her- self having, in conjunction with the others, nego- ciated with him at Chatillon.. The only controul their great success gave them over him was the right of compelling a just peace, and of curtailing the enormous power of the French empire so as to secure the future tranquillity of Europe. And this was at one period all they thought necessary, all in effect they demanded. Their manifestoes never claimed any power over his person; and that the restoration of peace was all they could compel legally, they acknowledged by treating with him at Chatillon It was not until they had been joined by, and obtained the active co- operation of, the French people and the other component parts of the government ( though such co- operation was undoubtedly compulsory), that they could even become parties to any con- vention compelling his abdication,* much less by any such convention obtain to themselves exclu- sively any power over his existence. That abdi- cation was due to and compelled by the French nation alone. The nation alone of its own sole authority had power to compel it,— and conse- quently the nation aloner without the concurrence of the allies, has the power of revoking it, and if the French people wish for their old oppressor again, tiie allies are not thereby entitled to say, they will not have it so— all they can compel and enforce is peace. The rest it belongs to the French to judge of, and if they require the allies again to rescue them from Napoleon, the allies may. interfere, but not otherwise— the treaty of Paris being only binding on them in case of such requisition. It is from not distinctly understanding which of the several facts of that memorable treaty be- long to and affect each different party to it, that a great many contend for the advance of the al- lies-,- and approve of this document. If France was not with Bonaparte the whole of the stipula- tions of that treaty would be binding on the allies, both with regard to France and themselves;— but France having withdrawn and not requiring the performance of the stipulations regarding her, the allies have now only to perform those relating to the- security of each other, and to preserve the peace of Europe by mutual assistance. The other assertion is, that Napoleon has entered France with projects of confusion and disorder, and has therefore deprived himself of the protection of the law, and rendered himself liable to public vengeance. From this paragraph of the declaration one would suppose that Napoleon had avowed his intention of reconquering the continent and of carrying his victorious arms again over Europe. But what is the fact ? He has not even hinted at a renewal of the war, and has since his re- ele- vation declared that he has abandoned his scheme of a larger Empire than France, and will devote his attention wholly- to her in future. As to the confusion, created in France,— that, if there was any, is not at all within the cognizance ot the Allies, except their performance of the treaty of Paris' relating to France is required by the majo- rity; ol the inhabitants, which certainly will never be done. The allies. therefore, fail equally on this point as on the other; yet it is upon the strength of these two rotten assertions that Bonaparte is placed out of the pale of society— Upon them is he declared liable to public vengeance. Under these notable sentences his murder will not be a crime, but a duty. Can this enormity find de- fenders '— too many I am afraid ; yet 1 trust the principle will meet with unreserved and well-' merited reprobation from every good man,-— from tations many weak minds, I doubt not, have re- ceived a bias unfriendly to public freedom,— con- ceiving it' highly criminal, as being contrary to God's word, to thwart the proceedings or impugn the motives of the Legislative or Executive Go- vernment, under any circumstances.— Than this idea nothiug can be more unfounded— nothing more inconsistent with the genius of Christianity, which desires the interests and happiness of mankind both here and hereafter. Nor have wc the least reason to suppose that the dis- ciples and apostles of' our Lord ever dabbled in politics, or dictated to others the kind and degree of this species of faith : no; they were followers of him whose kingdom was not of this world. Amongst othet misstatements — In the 10th and 11th verses of the second chapter of Peter's 2d epistle, the translators have rendered the ori- ginal—" But chiefly them that, walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise go- They beheld with indignation the unhallowed at tempt to destroy liberty in the bud, and extirpate it from the soil. It has been saved by your firm- ness— it will flourish under your fostering protec tion— the number of your able correspondents, who have recently arisen to erudieate the cause of justice and- humanity, are a guarantee for its prosperity ; and the very attempts of your ene- mies to injure you will prove your safest security. In vain a Paper prostituted and warped to party purposes may raise its clamorous and envenomed sting :- the execration of the country will consign it to oblivion and contempt; and, like a former ; fulsome and unprincipled ephemera, it will be hug- ' ged to death in the stifling and jangling embraces of its contending foster- fathers. vernment; presumptuous are they, self- willed, they are not afraid to speak evil of dignities: whereas angels, which are greater in power and might, bring not railing accusation against them before the Lord/' Before giving my humble opinion upon this passage, as it now stands, wherein the divine right of kings appears implied; I shall premise, that throughout a great portion of the chapter the apostle has evident relation to certain anti- nomian brethren, who believed, that having once received the adoption of grace and obtained ad- mission into the fold of Christ, their salvation was eternally secured; so that whatever enormities they committed, it was not to be imputed to them as sin. If the reader will peruse the chapter, and especially from the 19th verse downward, lie will see this very clearly. The apostle, then, in the 10th verse above- men- tioned,— in warning the church against this per- nicious doctrine, designates those who adhere to it as despisers of government. Now the word government is here ambiguously used; as if it were intended to mean, the constituted authorities of the country. But the original, does not convey this meaning : it merely signifies govern- ment in the abstract, or domination, restraint, ' controul. The word ( rendered in our version those who despise) in its strict sense means, those who are of a contrary opinion ; there- fore, I think ( keeping the context in view),' means those who do not ac- knowledge any restraint or moral obligation. In like manner, and not losing sight of the con text,— the word translated dignities, signi- fying glories, excellencies, or whatever is worthy to be had in reverence,— I conceive to mean those emanations of the divinity— those rays of superior reason, contradistinguishing man from the brute creation by making him acquainted with, and inducing him to perform, his moral du- j ties, as a reasonable creature : whereas the anti nomians of whom Peter speaks, deeming them selves perfect in themselves, seem to have spurn- ed those excellencies of God, and thus to have reduced themselves to a level with the " natural brute beasts."— See verse 12. " Whereas angels," & c. ( verse 11) As if the apostle had said—" Whereas angels, whose nature is infinitely more exalted than that of the holiest of men, nevertheless properly appreciate those best gifts ot the Almighty to man ; nor do they disparage the obligations of virtue, the observance of which, in some degree, renders him the image of his creator." Iu case you approve of this, I may submit to you some further criticisms on the same subject, and endeavour to rectify some popular miscon- ceptions, which militate against sound freedom. Carlisle, April 5, 1815. . a fifth in England at this day. Indeed, we need not go so far back to prove, the increasing evil of this system ; we need only go to the period when the average rent of land in England Was about fifteen shillings an acre,, and... the taxes. equally low ;— and, computing it with the present rent of land and the excessive increase of taxation, we shall find that the farmer would not be able to pay rent and taxes, did he not obtain more produce from an acre of ground than he did twenty years ago, I mean in point of quantity : for where he formerly got twenty " bushels he now gets thirty, and this cannot be done without an increased ex- pence in the mode of agriculture; the conse- quence of which is that the tithe- owner gets three' bushels where twenty years ago he only got two. This increased revenue ( arising from the increas- ed industry of the husbandman), instead of crea- ting a spirit of benevolence and forbearance in the minds of those men whose lives and conver- sation ought to be the rule of conduct for . the rest of mankind, most lamentable to relate ! is made the instrument of still greater oppression against those very persons who have so largely contribu- ted to its increase, in endeavouring to create and obtain new dues. It is under these circumstances the farmer views with disgust, instead of venera- tion, so great a part of his produce taken away, and at the same time his land deprived of so large a portion of that forage so essentially necessary in the preparation for a future crop. It is admitted on ail sides, even by those who are the strongest advocates for Tithes, that they are an inviduous way through which a clergyman, who is a good man, derives his support; and to a bad man they give too great a latitude to become obnoxious to the farmer, and are too often the cause why those useful and respectable set of men affect to hold clergymen and their functions in so great con- tempt : this, no doubt, has a pernicious effect on the morals of the peasantry. Certainly, Mr. Editor, it is in the power of the legislature to provide a remedy for this monstrous evil, and it is certainly the duty, not only of the land- owners, but of the Whole community, to seek relief by every lawful means in their power. That the thing is practicable is sufficiently proved by many cases in this county, where the parishes have been freed from Tithes within the last forty years. As this seems to be the season of petitioning petition for the abolition of Tithes would, I have a doubt, obtain as many signatures as the one if the repeal of the - Income Tax ; and, if pro- erly persevered in, would, I hope,, be attended ith the same success. A desire to see this sub- let treated of by some of your more able corres- ondents has induced ltie to trouble you with these bservations. A FARMER. f Our Correspondent, we think, makes his estimation such too low.— It ought to be considered, that the far- mer not only pays the tithe of his LABOUR, how great soever that labour may . be, but he pays the tithe on his RENT also. Out of 100 acres of arable laud the tithe- owner, in reality, takes the whole produce of ten acres; and for these ten acres the farmer is obliged to pay the rent to his' landlord, as well as to pay all the expences j of the seed and labour necessary to procure a crop, and j the poor- rates and taxes attached thereto. From a 1 tenth part of his rent, therefore, the farmer derives no j enefit; and in taking a titheable farm he ought always ; o consider, that in every 100 acres. of. arable land he is j impelled to pay the rent of ten acres for the lithe- owner, j is weil as to plough and sow the land, and reap the crop j or him. The land- owner, then, would not hesitate to ; rive to. the tithe- owner one- tenth part of his arabie land, 1 n order to purchase an exemption frctri tithe! But the alter will by no means accede to such a proposal, as he 1 receives a crop from the tenth part of the land, which ; may be calculated to be worth three times the annual ! value of the ( and ; and therefore he receives three times as much from a tenth of the land, as he would receive if that tenth were his own. Heti'ce, if the tithe- awner is to have such a quantity of land in lieu. of tithes as will let for a rent equivalent to the produce of one- tenth of ths land,- he must have three- tenths, or nearly one- third of the land.—£ 0. J It is certainly in the power of the Legislature, not- withstanding what has been asserted to the contrary by those who would have us believe, that tithes were es- tablished^ Jure divino ! These gentlemen are very unfortu- nate in their allusions: some of. them, in defending their jute divino system, adduce the partition of land amongst " the Levites— forgetting that the Mosaic dispensation being abolished, every thing connected with its observance is likewise done a Way.— The fact is, that in the primi- I cannot but feel with you, Mr. Editor, the im- possibility ot uniting such a various multiplicity of jarring and discordant interests: disinterested- ness meet' no desert— on the petition against the famous Corn- Bill, not one in a publick capacity, or official stuation, came forward to patronise or support it; the merit was solely your Own, yet when you forwarded it to Mr. Baring to present to Parliament, a man who of all others, de- served the preference, when our own members sat mute,— with what uproar, what clamour, and unfeeling brutality, were you not attacked ? Yet the result proved your judicious selection ; our members were called upon their legs, and the Petition commanded the voice of our repre- sentatives. The right of petitioning is sacred and impre- scriptible, which a liberal government will gene- rously cherish, and the civil power will be wary in touching ; and how fur the magistrates are warranted in interfering between the Legislature and People is a question of delicacy, and one which I trust their prudence and discretion will pre- clude us the necessity of too closely examining. The part you have embraced, Sir, is such as be- comes the high and important duties of an inde- pendent Editor, whose cause is the cause of. man- kind, and whose well being is his country's pros- perity. ARMIN. To the EDITOR of the CARLISLE JOURNAL. MR, EDITOR— On perusing the Essay, " On the Rights," & c: fire, which appeared in the Car- lisle Journal of the 1st inst. the following obser- vations very forcibly suggested themselves. Should they be found worthy of notice, their insertion j would oblige a constant reader of your instruc- j tive and interesting miscellanys Ainstable, April, 5 1815. S. A. The disquisition with which you were last fa- voured by A. P. seems to savour more of partia- lity to the Usurper, than that of zeal in- advocating the cause of the people. He commences by saying— It becomes a " question of great importance what line of policy this country and the allied powers of the conti- ; nent ought to pursue;" that it is a question of the most momentous nature will, I presume, be denied by none. Notwithstanding the mist in which, at his outsetting, he discovers this ques- tion to be involved, it is speedily dissipated by | the powerful influence of his magic pen ; and he ; triumphantly arrives at the conclusion,— that ; Bonaparte is the legitimate Sovereign of France 1 jthe choice of the people ; and that any inter- i ference on the part of England and her allies is j an infringement of the common right of nations. ; As my sentiments on this subject differ from those ; of A. P- I shall take the liberty of examining his j opinions. Granting that a peace Should be concluded with Bonaparte ( the mode of procedure which A. P. recommends), what probable consequences may be expected from such a measure ? In or- der to form an answer with any degree of pre- cision, we must make ourselves acquainted with the distinguishing characteristics of Bonaparte. From the most cursory survey of the events of the last 25 years, it must be manifest to every the Bourbons— in fact the amiable, the gentle Louis is in no respect calculated to rule the French; that licentious and abandoned people must be ruled with a rod of iron. The mild dis- position of Louis might render him respected us a private gentleman, but it tends only to degrade the sovereign. A. P. says, had Bonaparte entered France at the head of foreigner?, or been, invited by a few " disaffected men, a hostile entrance into France would not only have been justifiable, but, absolutely necessary. But by recent events it must be evi- dent that the bulk of the French nation is with Bonaparte, and that he is unanimously called to the throne.' Had he said that Bonaparte called to the throne by the unanimous voice of the military, I should have found less difficulty in assenting to his proposition. The expression, however, appears to be round assertion, without the least shadow of truth or reason. That Bona- parte should be recalled by the French people is contrary to all experience, ancient or modern; Fickle as the French may be, they cannot have forgot the conscription ; the ravages which this and similar proceedings caused in domestic feli- city must be strongly impressed on their minds; He was not replaced on the throne by the people; but by the machinations and intrigues of a few- disaffected Marshals. The soldiers caught the infection of their leaders, and the people, struck with sudden astonishment, were unable to oppose them. Peculiar accidents favoured this circumstance. The soldiery, accustomed to blood and war for a long series of years, had contracted an affection for martial pursuits ; they were skilled in no arts by which they could earn a livelihood ; and they were cast upon the world to terminate a miserable existence in indolence and want. But oil will combine more easily with water than poverty and inactivity enter into the lively, fickle constitution of a Frenchman* To causes such as these we may trace that enthusiastic ardour with which the military hailed- the arrival of the tyrant. A. P. concludes with recommending a peace- able line of policy. In other circumstances I would have joined with A. P. in advocating the. cause of peace in the present I cannot. Having disa- • bled Bonaparte from effecting any future distur- bance in the political affairs of Europe, let the al- lies cease from further interference. Let France enjoy the acknowledged rights of nations, in cho- sing what monarch she pleases, and adopting that mode of Government which she thinks best cal- culated to promote her interests. ( FOR THE CARLISLE JOURNAL.) A. B.' s REPLY to JOHN BARLEYCORN's ANSWER. To Mr. John Barleycorn : SIR;— I am favoured with the perusal of your second letter at me. It seems you found my literary shaving rathe - too dry. It may be so; but the operation answered the intended purpose — it fairly stript off the covering of imposture. You of the Barleycorn family ! you have none of the blood of the worthy, and ever to be la mented, old baronet. Honest old Sir John was somewhat Hasty, it must be confessed ; but he never kept, rancour rankling in his veins. I certainly never did myself the honour of imagining that the intention of your first letter was to apply to me for instruction. It appeared * to me to have a two fold intention :— to defend the remunerators; and to make me odious to the farming interest by representing me as writing against it. Of your first intention I did not com- plain : to such of your arguments as seemed to have any novelty in them I opposed others. Yoifr accusation I indignantly repelled. I gave you some good advice, which, instead of being of use to you, appears to have kindled your resentment. Your second letter is almost as disingenuous as your first. But what, Sir, are your readers to think of you ? I charged y ou explicitly with accusing me false- ly ; you now, after such a lapse of time, come be' fore tiie public and say, " I have not my letter to refer to, but if I stated any thing to subject me to a charge of falsehood, I am sorry tor it." 1 Submit your excuse to the public without com- ment. To the EDITOR of the CARLISLE JOURNAL. I- Sir,— Amidst, tho numerous discussions which your correspondents have furnished to the public on the Corn- Laws, through the medium . of your valuable Paper, there is one article which, though materially affecting the Agriculture of the Coun- try, seetfis to have escaped their animadversions, I mean the article of Tithes;* and although they have been borne by the people in this country for a much longer period than the Income Tax, they are in many instances far more oppressive, both as they operate to lessen the industry of the hus- bandman, and on account of the vexatious means t « o often resorted to for their recovery by those who enjoy the benefit of them :— the latter is an evil which' the practice of every day proves to be increasing. We are indeed, to a Certain degree, indebted to the increased weight of taxes for the accumu- lation of the evils arising from the system of Tithes* When we contemplate the mode of Ag- riculture which existed at the period when those offerings, now denominated Tithes, had their be- ginning, and compare it with the expensive mode of Agriculture Which our climate renders abso- lutely necessary ; we shall find that a tenth, as it was paid in those countries where tithes are said to have- been first paid, will amount to more than • The exaction of Tithes is so absurd and tvrannical an attack on the property of mankind, that it is almost impossible for them to continue in any country in the world half a century longer. To pay a man a thousand a year for preaching by deputy is too gross an imposi- tion to he endured. To levy that thousand in the most pernicious manner that can wound prOperty and liberty, are circumstances congenial to the 10th century, but not to the 19th. Italy, France; and America, have set noble examples for the imitation of mankind ; and those coun- tries who do not follow them will soon be as inferior in cultivation as they are in policy.— ARTHUR YOUNG tive ages of Christianity, the pastors of religion were maintained from a common stock, and afterwards by their respective congregations. It was not until several centu- ries had elapsed, that the imposition of tithes was made, under one of the Popes; and was at length sanctioned in this country by the civil power.— Now it is evident that what is tolerated can be revoked, when the public interest requires it; as mu « ii as a succeeding Parliament can re- peal an Act of the preceding. Of this opinion is a very celebrated Writer on jurisprudence— ED. •• Tithes are not paid because the parson is entitled to them by the revealed law of Christianity, but because they are secured to him by the civil law of the state."— Dr. PLOWDEN. To the EDITOR of the CARLISLE JOURNAL. Mr. EDITOR,— The public has heard with as- tonishment the illiberal and base attempts to de- preciate your Paper in their esteem. Scarcely had it cast aside " the trammels of party and the fears of timidity, ere you were assailed by the panders of profligacy and the mercenary agents ! of corruption and despotism; but the voice of the people, who saw with pleasure and with pride an able advocate of their cause interpose between them and their oppressors, will not suffer you, Sir, to be wrongfully oppressed. The vile at- tempts to beat down every one who dares vttter his sentiments on subjects connected with the city, or investigate public measures with freedom, has been painfully and reluctantly felt and as- sented to. Amongst what description of beings do we live, that we must not think or speak but as suits their capricious and arbitrary inclination! Does the constitution of the country give that peculiar privilege to any particular class of men,* No ; it disclaims it. By what, authority, then, do a few individuals dictate to the city, and overawe a whole county ? None : It is our inertness, and not their right, which sinks us beneath men, and raises them to tyrants.- To be free, we have but to resist their machinations— they are buoyed up and exalted by our fears— they will vanish before our intrepidity and perseverance. The sense of the people, Mr. Editor, is unani- mous in your favour: your enemies are well aware that your Paper has increased in the public esti- mation in proportion to your exertions in their cause, and therefore are determined to destroy that fabric on which public' sentiment is founded. one that the most prominent features in Bona- parte's character are a profound judgment, the keenest penetration, a total disregard to every tie, religious or moral, boundless ambition, and an insa- tiable thirst for the blood of his fellow- mortals. With abilities and passions such as these, can it be supposed that he will rest in his present situa- tion > No; he will exert all his power and all his talents to regain his former influence on the political theatre of Europe. Had peace been concluded with Bonaparte, it is evident that he would have employed this in- terval in enriching his treasuries, Organizing his troops, and making every possible preparation for war Having brought these preparations to maturity, his next business, as has been uniformly his practice, would be to devise a pretence for making war upon his weaker neighbours; Spain, for instance, or the Netherlands, either of which countries would fall an easy prey to his ambitious projects. Would not his influence, by these means, be extended over a vast breadth of terri- tory ; and would he not, in the course of a few years, become as formidable to peace, commerce, and Europe, as he was in the meridian of his glory. These are sufficient motives for determining the British Government to adopt hostile measures to- wards Bonaparte; but these are not the only con- siderations— some attention surely ought to be paid to the faith of treaties, notwithstanding the contempt in which A. P. holds them. j Why are treaties made ? evidently for the mutual - security and protection of the contracting parties. But these things cannot be effected unless the faith of treaties be observed. It clearly follows then that the honour and interest of the contracting parties are involved in the faithful execution of the sti- pulated articles. Upon this principle every arti- cle in tlie treaty of Fontainbleau, which is con- sistent with, and necessary to, the honour and re- pose of Europe, ought to be performed; and the party that transgress any of these article^ should be punished according to the extent of the delin quency. England and her allies are consequently bound by all the laws of nations to expel Bona parte from the throne, and to bring him to con- dign punishment, The expulsion of Bonaparte, however, by no implies the restoration ol I am far from going to the length of saying that " civility is not good for remunerates ("' though I dont think them entitled to any extra- ordinary attentions. Their conduct, for soiree timo previous to the late contest, I beheld with' con- tempt and indignation. The former feeling would have been unmixed, had not the mischievous in- tention been obvious. The developement of the' plot has shewn how general was the sensation. And I have reason to think that the remunera- tors are astonished to find their overbearing in- solence repelled, and tiieir airs of wisdom and mysteriousness exposed to the contempt of the world by that PEOPLE whom they affect so much to despise; but which, in reality, whose commoa sense they fear. Your logic and your sneers do not tempt me to enlarge " the unprofitable discussion ;" your exposition of Malthas does not tempt me to con- tinue it. You protest against an examination paragraph by paragraph ; I will not again " stretch a butter- , fly on the wheel;" although the gaudy insect has plundered JuNIus' sparterre, and defiled his nec- tar with the steam of a dunghill. The conclusion of your letter shews that you have too much plain common sense for a remu- nerator ; and I should not be surprised if you were to make the discovery of the aweful respon- sibility with which the remunerators have loaded themselves.- Carlisle, April 5, 1815. A. B. CARLISLE:— Printed by FRANCIS JOLLIE, in Scotch- Street, and published at his Campling- Office, second Door in the lane opposite to the Town Hall
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