Naval and Military Memoirs of Great Britain, from 1727 to 1783, Volume 6

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Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, 1804 - Great Britain
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Contents

Liſt of his Majeſtys forces ſent againſt Rhode Illand under
51
Return of the ſtores ordnance c as nearly as could be
59
Army from Canada under Lieutenant General Burgoyne
63
Return of the killed wounded and miſſing of his Majeſtys
69
Liſt of his Majeſtys ſhips and veſſels at Jamaica under the com
78
Declaration delivered by the French Ambaſlador to Lord Wey
79
Liſt of the ſquadron that failed on a cruiſe from Spithead
89
Reinforced by the following ſhips belonging to ViceAdmiral
98
Liſt of the French that firſt entered the harbour of Rhode
106
nic Majeſty
112
Tranſlation of the articles of capitulation between MajorGe
116
Sentence of Admiral Keppel
117
Liſt of the fieet that failed from St Helens June 12 1788
129
Return of ordnance and ſtores taken and deſtroyed at
134
Liſt of the Fleet under Admiral Keppel which failed from
135
Charges of miſconduct againſt Admiral Keppel
137
Supplies voted by Parliament for the year 1779
143
Liſt of the Britiſh fleet at or near home
148
Liſt of the Fleet under M dEſtaing in the Weſt Indies
155
Articles of capitulation between Sir Henry Clinton and
171
Britiſh land forces in North America
172
Return of the ſtores ſhips c taken by his Majeſtys troops
174
Return of the Stores taken and deſtroyed at Peekſhill by Licut
178
Return of caſualties in the different corps during the fiege
184
Liſt of the ſquadron at Newfoundland under RearAdmiral
186
Liſt of his Majeſtys fleet under the command of Robert Duff
186
Liſt of ſhips of war with Admiral Arbuthnot
186
Liſt of the killed and wounded in the Action of the 19th
188
Liſt of the fleet under the command of Admiral Sir C Hardy
194
Notc
196
Liſt of the Squadron under the command of Captain Burnet
205
Liſt of the forces in Jerſey when the French attacked that
252
Parliamentary Grants for the year 1981
256
Remonftrance of the Merchants of the Iſland of St Chrifto
261
Liſt of the fleet under RearAdmiral Hood April 29th 1781
264
Forces in North America under General Sir Henry Clinton
270
Liſt of the fleet which failed for the Eaſt Indies February 6th
275
Ships ſent to the Eaſt Indies
276
Returns of the Garriſons at Fort George and its adjoining
279
Liſt of Britiſh ſhips and veſſels taken at Demerary
282
Names of the Officers killed and wounded on the 9th and 12th
283
Liſt of the Fleet under RearAdmiral Hood that arrived
283
Tranſlation of the French Account of the action off the Cheſa
286
Liſt of priſoners cannon ſtores c taken on the expedition
290
Lift of the fleet under Admiral Pigot at Jamaica See Note
292
Fleet under the command of RearAdmiral Graves
294
Liſt of the fleet under Admiral Pigot which arrived at New
298
Liſt of the fleet under ViceAdmiral Darby when reinforced
305
Lift of the fleets with the killed and wounded in V
309
Return of the killed and wounded in the action of the 5th
316
His Majeſtys ſpeech to both Houſes of Parliament
322
Liſt of the Dutch fleet aſſembled at the Texel under Vice
325
Liſt of the fleet under the command of Admiral Pigot with
332
with ViceAdmiral Hughes in the Eaſt Indies
358
Liſt of the feet under Lord Howe which failed from Spithead
367
Summons ſent to Gen Lincoln the rebelgeneral to ſurrender
370
Liſt of the fleet ſent to the Eaſt Indies under the command
373
Admiral Hartzinck
375
Preliminary treaty of Peace when hoſtilities were to ceaſe
381
Account of the mutiny at Portſmouth
416
Supplies granted by Parliament from the year 1764 to 1783
425

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Page 222 - Ocean: east by a line to be drawn along the middle of the River St. Croix from its mouth in the Bay of Fundy to its source, and from its source directly north to the aforesaid highlands, which divide the rivers that fall into the Atlantic Ocean, from those which fall into the River St. Lawrence...
Page 221 - St. Croix River to the highlands; along the said highlands which divide those rivers that empty themselves into the river St. Lawrence, from those which fall into the Atlantic Ocean, to the northwesternmost head of Connecticut River...
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Page 221 - And that all disputes which might arise in future on the subject of the boundaries of the said United States may be prevented, it is hereby agreed and declared, that the following are and shall be their boundaries...
Page 223 - ... his Britannic Majesty shall, with all convenient speed, and without causing any destruction, or carrying away any negroes or other property of the American inhabitants...
Page 206 - Majesty, and bring away their effects as well as their persons, without being restrained in their emigration, under any pretence whatsoever, except that of debts or of criminal prosecutions : The term limited for this emigration shall be fixed to the space of eighteen months, to be computed from the day of the exchange of the ratifications of the present treaty.
Page 205 - That there shall be no future confiscations made, nor any prosecutions commenced against any person or persons, for or by reason of the part which he or they may have taken in the present War ; and that no person shall on that account suffer any future loss or damage either in his person, liberty, or property...
Page 223 - ... against any person or persons for, or by reason of the part which he or they may have taken in the present war; and that no person shall, on that account, suffer any future loss or damage, either in his person, liberty or property ; and that those who may be in confinement on such charges, at the time of the ratification of the treaty in America, shall be immediately set at liberty, and the prosecutions so commenced be discontinued.
Page 222 - IT is agreed that creditors on either side shall meet with no lawful impediment to the recovery of the full value in sterling money, of all bona fide debts heretofore contracted.
Page 220 - America, to forget all past misunderstandings and differences that have unhappily interrupted the good correspondence and friendship which they mutually wish to restore, and to establish such a beneficial and satisfactory intercourse between the two countries, upon the ground of reciprocal advantages and mutual convenience, as may promote and secure to both perpetual peace and harmony...

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