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occasions the next Spring when they say there would bee a Tryall of Skill ~ for the Crowne = It's said that some of the Towns in fflanders declare for a ffree Trade with ffrance: otherwise they cannot pay theire Imposts an Express of which is sent to Madrid Another to the King of England & the like to the Allyes to heare theire Sentiment of it = Mr Henneleton Secretary of Scotland lyes verey dangerously Ill-
of warr are Equiped in that Port to Cruize vpon the Coast of Ireland vnder the Conduct of the Sieur de Laport French King raising 4000 new forces & building 30 or 40 men of War They add they have advice that the Bells & Cannon which were found in Ambrum are arrived at Turyn And if the Duke: of Savoys Army threaten vpon theire returne to assist Generall Palfy in the Seige of Sufa They further add they have an account: from the Ryne thatthe Landgrave of ~~ Hoste Castell being fully resolved to beseige Eberemburgh has already Invested the same with Severall thousand horse & Dragoones & Sent word to the Governour that if he suffer his Cannon to bee mounted vpon the Batteryes before hee Surrender hee should have no quarter given Hague the 28th the States Generall have an account that the Marquess Boufflers with 16000 men & 30 peices of Cannon designed to surprize Lavayn in fflanders but the Confederates haveing reinforced it in time prevented him but hee put some parte of the Country Vnder Contribucion alsoe Sacked & Pillaged Severall villages thereabouts & returned to Namur with severall Hosta ges for payment of the Contribucions - The King of great Brittan
att arrived att Breda on ffryday last designing to bee at Loo on the 29th where his Maiesty designes to diverte himselfe a few dayes & then to come hither beforehis returne for England The Army att Dixmude found ~ buryed above 5 thousand Semdors besides a great deale of slate which was hid by the Inhabitants Yesterday our Merchants had advice that 10: Virginia Shipps belonging to Bristoll
for the disposeing of 200 shares at 14 pound each to be transferred in theire booke kept by Mr Mountague theire Secretary at theire ware house in Abchurch Land = Two persons are ordered to bee taken into Custody vpon the Affidavit made before a Iustice of peace that they offered .. person money to lift himself in the Service of King Iames to be ready on al
The Duke: of Ormonds Troope of Guards are arrived from Holland some of whome are come to London & they are to bee quartered att Northampton as aforesaid = Wee are Credibly Informed that the Patent Granted to Nicholas Dupin Esquire for the Solo makeing of writeing & printing paper in the Kingdome of Ireland goes Succesfully forwrd vpon which severall honorable persons are Copartiners & this day proposiall in Print were distributed
36 To The Honorable Sir Richard: Newdigate Baronet at Arbury 2 near Coventry
24 September 1692 Duke. of Savoys invasion: of France at an ^end French. King. raising 4000 new men & buil ding 30 or 40 men of War. Duch Successe in taking a French. privateer off Pembrooke. Haven. Mr Morton rode 9 times from London to Ware being 180 mile in 17 houres 23 instant Making fire with Paper in Ireland succeeds 2. Taken in Custody for listing men for King. James next Spring The Confederacy unnewes some townes in Flanders declaring for a free trade with France.