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BRITISH LEGISLATION.

Acts passed in the 57th Year of the Reign of Geo. III. or in the Fifth Session of the

Fifth Parliament of the United Kingdom.

Cap. I. To continue and extend the Pro- liberty of the subjects of this realm.- Prie ruims of an Act of the Fo.ty-nin Year vileges of Members of Parliament not inva of kis present Majesty, for regulating the lidated.- Persons against whom indictments Trude and Commerce to and from the Cape for high treason are alrouly found, to be of Good Hope, until the 5th day of July tried thereon.- The Secretary of State may 1820; and also for regulating the Trade of order persons committed, to be removed to the 13:148 of Mauritius.-Feb. 24, 1817. any other goal; but persons so removed

Trade to the eastward of the Cape of are not to be deprived of right to be tried Good Hope, to be regulated by Order in or discharged. Coucil. -Goods imported or exported con- Cap. IV. To ertend the priviliges of the trary to Order in Council, forfeited, as also Trade of Malia to the Port of Gibraltar. the vessels.-East India Company's rights March 4. not to be affected.

Cap. V. For continuing to his Majesty Cap. II. For raising the sum of TWEN- certain Duties on Malt, Sugar, Tobacco, TY-FOUR MILLIONS, by Erchequer Bills, and Snuff, in Great Britain ; and on Penfor the Service of the Year 1817. Feb. 24. sions, Offices, and Personal Estates in Eng

The Treasury may raise L. 24,000,000 by land ; and for receiving the Contributions Exchequer bills, in like manner as is pre- of Persons receiving Pensivits and holding scribed by 48 Geo. III. cap. I.-Treasury Ofes; for the Scrvice of the Year 1817. to apply the money so raised.--To be pay- - March 4. able out of the Supplies for the nert Session. Sect. 38.-Whereas his Royal Highness -To bear an interest not exceeding 3d. the Prince Regent has been graciously pleasper cento per diem.-- To be current at the ed to direct certain sums to be contributed Exchequer after April 5, 1818.–Bank of and paid, from the Civil List revenue, in England may advance L. 15,000,000 on the aid of the public service of the year 1817; credit of this Act, notwithstanding the Act and whereas many persons holding offices 5 and 6 Gul, and Mariæ.

and places in his Majesty's service, and Cap. III. To empower his Majesty to see others having or holding pensions or other cure and detain such Persons as his Majesty emoluments derived from the public, are shall suspect are conspiring against his Per. desirous of contributing proportions of their son and Government.--March 4.

respective official incomes, salaries, pensions, That all or any person or persons that

or other emoluments, for the same purpose; are or shall be in prison within that part of be it therefore enacted, that it shall be law. the United Kingdom called Great Britain, ful for the Commissioners of his Majesty's at or upon the day on which this Act shall Treasury of the United Kingdom of Great receive his Majesty's royal assent, or after, Britain and Ireland, or any three or more by warrant of his said 'Majesty's most ho- of them, or for the Lord High Treasurer nourable Privy Council, signed by six of the of the United Kingdom of Great Britain said Privy Council, for high treason, sus- and Ireland for the time being, to issue picion of high treason, or trcasonable prac- such directions, for one year, commencing tices, or by warrant signed by any of his the 5th day of April 1817, to the officers Majesty's Secretaries of State, for such of the Exchequer, and of the several departcauses as aforesaid, may be detained in safe ments of the Civil List of Great Britain recustody, without bail or mainprize, until spectively, as may be necessary for giving the 1st day of July 1817; and that no judge effect to the most gracious intention of his or justice of the peace shall bail or try any Royal Highness in such contribution, and such person or persons so committed, with- for executing the intentions of such other out order from his said Majesty's Privy persons as aforesaid ; and no deduction shall Council, signed by six of the said Privy be made, or fee, emolument, or allowance Council, until the 1st day of July 1817; taken, by any person returning, receiving, any law or statute to the contrary notwith- or paying any such contributions as aforestanding.–Act in Scotland of 1701, so far said. —Bank of England authorized to adas relates to treason, suspended.--Persons vance a certain sum, not exceeding three committed there not to be tried, &c. with millions, on the credit of this Act. out such order as aforesaid.-From and af.

Cap. VI.

To make perpetual certain ter the 1st day of July 1817, the said per- Parts of an Act of the Thirty-sixth Year sons so committed shall have the benefit of his present Majesty, for the Safety and and advantage of all laws and statutes in Preservation of his Majesty's Person and any way relating to, or providing for, the Govcrnnient against Trcasonable and Scdi.

tious Practices and Attempts; and for the 37 Geo. III. c. 70, and 37 Geo. III.
Safety and Preservation of the Person of (Irish) revived and made perpetual.
his Royal Highness the Prince Regent Cap. VIII. To continue until the 5th day
against Treasonable Practices and Attempts. of April 1820, an Act of the Fifty-second
- March 17.

Year of his present Majesty, to regulate the
Cap. VII. To revive and make perpcta. Separation of damaged froin sound Coffee,
al Two Acts of the Thirty-seventh Year of and to permit Dealers to send out any
his present Majesty, the One in the Parlia- quantity of Coffee, not exceeding Eight
ment of Great Britain, and the Other in the Pounds weight, without a Permit.—March
Parliament of Ireland, for the better Pre- 17.
vention and Punishment of Attempts to

For vesting all Estates and Scaucc Persons serving in his Majesty's Property occupied for the Barrack Service Forces by Sca or Land from their Duty in the Comptroller of the Barrack Departand Allegiance to his Majesty, or to incite ment, and for granting certain Powers to them to Mutiny or Disobedience.—March the said Comptroller.-March 17. 17.

Cap. IX.

APPOINTMENTS, PROMOTIONS, &c.

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Go Bs Beltze, !Esq. to be Porteullis Pursuivant Bishop of Kildare, Thomas Grantham Masfe!

1. CIVIL.

to be minister of the church and parish of Nige, Sir William Garrow, Attorney-General, to be a

Presbytery of Tain, vacant by the death of Mr Puisne Baron of Exchequer, vice Sir R. Richards.

Alexander Macadam. Sir Samuel Shepherd, Solicitor-General, to be

Oxford, Aug. 16.–Friday se'ennight, the Bishop Attorney-General, vice Sir William Garrow.

of Oxford was admitted warden of All Soul's Col. Robert Gifford, Esq. to be Solicitor-General, vice

lege, with the usual ceremonies, in the room of the Sir S. Shepherd.

Rev. Edmund Isham, D.D. deceased.

At a private Ordination, holden by the Lord of Arms. July 1.-Knighthood conferred on John Evans,

low of a Deacon. Esq. High Sheriff of Middlesex.

18.—The Rev. George Rous, to the Rectory of 2.--Knighthood conferred on W. H. Robinson,

Laverton, Somerset. Esq. Commissary-General to his Majesty's Forces

Rev. F. S. Wall, to the vicarage of Stoke, St in Canada,

Milbro', Salop: 16.–The Duke of Wellington granted the royal Rev; -Winnington, to the vicarage of Cliftonlicence to wear the insignia of a Knight Grand Cross upon-Teame, Herefordshire. of the Royal Sicilian Military Order of St Ferdi

Rev. James Sparrow, to the Rectory of Ilemlock, nand and of Merit, and also of a Knight of the

Devon. Royal Sicilian Order of St Januarius, given by the

The Rev. George Frederic Tavel, A. M. to the King of the Two Sicilies.

Rectory of Campsey Ash, in Suffolk. 2.- The Right Flon. Edward Thornton to be Sunday se'emvighi, the following gentlemen were his Majesty's Envoy Extraordinary and Minister

ordained in the parish church at Kendal, WestPlenipotentiary at the Court of his Most Faithful moreland, by the Bishop of Chester: Majesty ;-and

Deacons, - John Win. Trevor, B. A. St John's The Hon. Francis Reginald Forbes to be Secre- College; Robert Brade Brocklebank, B. A. and tary to his Majesty's Legation at that Court.

John William Sinclair, B. A. of Trinity College, 30.--Mr Planta to be Under Secretary of State

Canıbridge; Henry Richardson, John Master Wallfor the Home Department, vice Mr Cook, re

er, Jeffrey liebdon, James Hayes, Joseph Docker, signed.

and Humphrey Brown, Literates. Aug. 2.--The Prince Regent has, by letters pa

Priests, John Thomas Bowe, B. A. Richard tent, authorized Lord Bathurst to exercise all the Moore, A. M. Christopher Barnes, Wm. Rigg, John rights and privileges belonging to a Knight of the Douglas, Literates. Garter, as fully as if he had been formally installed.

16.--The Hon. Williain Maule, Admiral of the coast from Broughty Castle to the Tod Head, has

III. MILITARY. appointed James Burnes, writer in Montrose, his The 15th Foot to bear the words “ Martinique" deputy.

and " Guadaloupe" on its colours and appointMembers returned to Parliament.

ments,

The 67th Foot to bear the word " Barrosa" on Sir Samuel Shepherd for Dorchester.

its colours and appointments. Robert Gitford, Esq. for Eye, vice Sir William The 74th Foot to bear the words “ Busaco," Garrow,

" Fuentes d'Onor," “ Ciudad Rodrigo," “ BadaEdmond Wodehouse, Esq. for Norfolk, vicc Sir joz,". “ Salamanca," " Vittoria," Pyrenees, J. 11. Astley, deceased.

" Nivelle," “ Orthes," and " Toulouse," on its July 28.--The Right Hon. Njeholas Vansittart, colours and appointments. for Harwich.

The RoyalScots to bear the words “

Busaco," Aug. 1.- The Hon. J. P. Vercker, for the city “ Salarranca," “ Vittoria," “ St Sebastian," “Nief Limerick.

ve," “ Peninsula," and “ Waterloo," on its col-
ours and appointments.

The 34th Foot,“ Vittoria."
II. ECCLESIASTICAL.

2 L. G, Cornet and Sub-Lt. T. Marten to be Lieut. July 17.-The Associate congregation of North Leith gave an unauinous (all to the Rev. Jolin

by purch. vice Meares, 18 F.

23 June 1817 Brown of Biggar, to be their pastor. 31.- Mr Gavin Struihers, preacher of the gospel,

G. Greenwood, to be Cornet and Sub-Lt. vice Marten

do. was ordained assistant and Suctissor to tbe kev. James Stewart, Minister of the Relief Congrega- 2 D.G. Lieut. C. Kearney, to be Capt. by purch. tion, Anderston.

vice Hunter retires.

19th do. Ang. 8.-His Royal Highness the Prince Regent Cornet J. G. Green, to be Lieut. by purch. has been pleased to appoint the Rev. Lewis Rose

vice Kearney, prom.

3d July

do.

6 F.

3D.G. Cornet Charles Drury, to be Lieut. by purch. R.Y.R. Gent. Cadet G. Taylor, to be Ensign, vice vice Stewart, prom.

19th June
Eager

19th June
Jocelyn Willey, to be Cornet by purch. vice
Drury

G. T. Ridsdale, to be Ensign, vice Acome

19th June 3 Lieut. B. Christie, to be Capt, by purch.

3d July

R.W.I.Ran. Ens. G. Flood, to be Lieut. vice Stewvic. Brunskill, retires

3d July
art, dead

do. 2 Dr Lieut. James Gape, to be Capt. by purch. Canad. Fen. Capt. J. M. Wallace, from 23d Dr. to

vice Bt. Major Vernon, retires 19th June Cornet A. Trotter, to be Lieut. by purch.

be Maj. by purch. vice De Haren, retires

1st January vice Gape

do. Brevet Major W. M. Leake of R. Art. to be Lt. W. H. Oram, to be Cornet by purch. vice

Col. in the Army 4th June 1813 Trotter

5 D.G. Cornet Wm. Locké, to be Lieut. by purch. Cornet H. Cazalet, from 4 Dr. to be Lt. by

J. Gardiner, to be Cornet by purch. vice purch. vice Biddull, prom.

26th do.
Watson, prom.

10th July 1817 H. E. Porter, to be Cornet by purch. vice

Ass. Surg. D. M'Gregor, fm. 56 F.' to be Smith, prom.

3d July

Assist. Surg. vice Speer, ret.upon h.p. do. S. A. H. Lucas, to be Cornet by purch. 4 Dr. Thomas Harrison, to be Cornet by purch. vice Armstrong, prom.

do.
vice Cazalet, prom. 6 Dr.

do. 10 Capt. H. R.C. Stapylton, to be Major by 10 John Trollope, to be Cornet by purch, vice purch. vice Lowther, 12 F. 19th June

Brown, retires

do. Lieut. E. F. Meynell, to be Capt. by purch. 23 Licut. C. Bacon, to be Capt. by purch. vice Stapylton

do.

vice Wallace, Canadian Fenc. do. Cornet Wm. Gale, to be Lieut. by pureh.

Cornet S. C. Simpson, to be Lieut. by vice Meynell

26th do.
purch. vice Bacon

do. Hon. R. Watson, to be Cornet by purch. 24 Comet W. H. West, to be Lieut. by purch. vice Gale

do.
vice Proctor, prom.

do. P. N. De Cartaret, to be Cornet by purch.

Ensign T. Holyaoke, from h. p. 58 F. to vice Mayne, 1 Life Guards 19th June

be Ens. vice Edwards, ex. rec. diff. do. 18

Serj.-Major John Collins, to be Quart.-Mas- 16 Lieut. Wm. Orr, from h p. to be Lieut. ter, vice Tarleton, ret. h. p. 12th do,

vice Hasleham, ex.

do. 19 John Hall, to be Cornet by purch. vice Dun- 31

Capt. W. H. Milles, from h. p. to be Capt. gan, prom.

do.
vice Elder, ex. rec. diff.

do. 3 F. G. Lieut. W. L. Forster, to be Lieut. & Capt. 50 Ensign T. Edwards, from h. p. 83 F. to vice Lake, resigns

26th do.

be Ensign, vice Lumsden, ex. do. Ensign G. Ř. Abercromby, from 51 F. to 53 Lieut. A.F. Gregory, from 4 Dr. to be Capt. be Ensign and Lieut. vice Forster do.

by purch. vice Femandez, ret. do. F. Lieut. John Baxter, to be Capt. vice Keap- 60 F. Qrt. Mast. J. Kiens, from h. p. to be Qrt. pock, dead

12th June
Mast. vice Burrough, ex.

do. Ensign Luke Prior, to be Lieut. vice Baxter 68 Lieut. G. E. Scott, from h. p. 52, to be

do.
Lieut. vice Grant, ex.

do. C. U. Trippe, to be Ensign by purch. vice 77

W. J. H. Bowen, h. p. to be Lieut.
Vernon, i F.G.

11th do.
více Cameron, ex. rec. diff.

do. Serj.-Maj. J. K. Leith, to be Adj. and En- 79

Capt. F. Langley, from 82 F. to be Capt. sign, vice Priestley, res. Adj.only 12th do.

vice Bruce, ex.

do. Assist, Surg. W. Morrison, to be Surg. vice 82

-W. Bruce, from 79 F. to be Capt. vice
O'Hara, dead

do.
Langley, ex.

do. Hosp. Assist. J. Ligertwood, to be Assist. 87 Lieut. Jolm Carrol, from h. p. to be Lieut. Surg. vice Morrison

do.
vice Femmel, ex.

do. John Hendrick, from Donegal Mil. to be 88 Assist. Surg. vice Martin, res.

3d July

George Hill, from h. p. to be Lieut. vice Mahon, ex. rec. diff.

do. 15 Lieut. H. Temple, to be Capt. by purch. 91

Paym. J. Fairfowl, from h. p. tobe Paym. vice Spread, retires

do.

vice Campbell, ret. upon h. p. do. Edward Gilbert, to be Ensign, vice Pigott,

Staff dead

do. Major G. Burer, to be Lieuto-Col. by purch. Hosp. Assist. J. Cousins, from h. p. to be Hosp.

Assist, to the Forces, vice Sibbald, cane.
vice James, retires
do,

do. 31 Frederick Matthews, to be Ensign, vice

Limerick, Lieut. T. Walslı, 2W.J. R. to be Town Abercromby, 3 F. G.

26th June

Maj. vice Fitzgerald, dead 19th June 59

Staff Surg. W. Wallace, from h. p. to be Surg. to Ensign J. Howe, from 80 F. to be Ensign,

19th do.

the Forces, vice Rodgers, ret. on h. p. 25th do. 62 J. M. Caldecott, to be Ensign by purch. vice

Hosp. Assist. A. Cumming,

from h. p. to be Hosp. Assist, to the Forees

12th do. Reid, retires

24th do. Lieut.Col. G. Mutlebury, from h. p. to be

J. Sibbald, from h. p. to be Hosp. 30 July

Assist. do.
Lieut. Col. vice Robbins, dead

do. Lieut. H. Stoddart, to be Capt. vice Thome,

J. L. Warren, froin h. p. to be Hosp.

Assist. do.
dead
do.

do. 84 Ensign E. Woolhouse, to be Lt. by purch.

J. Robertson, from h. p. to be Hosp. vice Croker, prom.

26th June
Assist. do.

do. T. H. Powell, to be Ensign by purch. vice

Peter Lamond, from h. p. to be Hosp. do.

Assist. do.
Woolhouse

do. Rif.Br.20 Lieut. W. Shaw, to be Ist Lieut. vice

Robert Sillery, from h. p. to be Hosp. Assist. do.

do. Bennet, dead

do. W. Curtis, to be 2d Lieut, vice Shaw do.

David Ewing, from h. p. to be Hosp. Assist. do.

do. IW.I.R. Arthur Meyer, to be Ensign, vice Hunt, Royal African Corps

12th June

Alex. Boyd, from h. p. to be Hosp. Rafr.c. Ensign J. Adanson, to be Lieut. vice

Assist. do. vice Oswald, dead

do. Steret, dead

11th do.

Erchunges.
H. B. Adams, to be Lieut. vice Brevet Major Marlay, from 1 F. rec. diff. with
M'Rae, dead

12th do. Capt. Wetherall, h. p.
E. Hunt, from 1. W. I. R. to be Capt. Chapman, from 6 Dr. with Capt. Gardiner,
Ensign, vice Adamson

11th do, 50 F. Wm. Macrae, to be Ensign, vice Adarns Webb, from 12 Dr. rec. diff. with Capt.

12th do. Goldsmid, h. p. 72 F. Lieut. J. Adamson, to be Adj. vice Gray, Warren, from 18 F. rec. dift. with Capt. resigns Adjt. only

3d July Hammill, h. p. 7. F.. RY.R. Lt. Edwards, to be Capt. vice White, Colley, from 45 F. rec. diff. with Capt. dead

19th June Gordon, h. p. 1 F. Ensign J. Eager, to be Lieut. vice Ed- Audrews, from Rifle Brigade, rec. diff. with wards

do. Capt. Pattenson, h. P. 43 F. Ensign and Adjut. W. Firebrace, rank of Sir John Cox, from 20 Life Gds. rec. diff. Lieut.

20th do. with Capt. Meares, h. p. 18 F. Ensign Thomas Acome, to be Lieut. vice Barry, from 75 F. rec. diff, with Captain M Lennon, doad

3d July

M'Adam, h. p. VOL. I.

M

1

h.p.

Lieut. Palkner, from 4 Dr. Gds. rec. diff. with Lieut. Baillie, from 30 F. rer. dift. with Lieut. Jas. Lieut. Ravenhill, h. p. 1 Dr. Gda.

Poyntz, h. p. M'Culloch, from 32 F. rec. diff. with Licut 2d Lieut. Campbell, from Rifle Brigade, with EnOliver, h. p. 3 f.

sign Ward, h. p. 71 F. Vickers, from Rifle Brigade, rec. diff. with Ensign Gordon, from 25 F. with Ensign Morris Lieut. Twigs, h. p. 3 F. D'Arcy, froin 15 Dr. rec. dif. with Lieut.

Mathewson, from 8 F. with Ensign MawdesStopford, h. p. 101 F.

ley, 65 F. Borse, from 22 F. rec. dift. with Lieut. Mon- Surgeon Corfield, from 17 F. with Surgeon Maxto, h. p. 94 F.

ton, h. p. 38 F. Stapleton, from 47 F. rec. diff. with Lieut. Staff Surg. Thompson, from full pay, with Surg. Lane, h. p. 41 F.

Dakers, h. p.
Conry, from 90 F. with Lieut. Shaw, h. p.
52 F.

Resignations and Retirements.
Waymouth, from 2 Life Gds. rec. diff. with Lieut. Col. James, 37 F.
Visc. Barnard, h. p. 7 Dr.

Major Vemon, 2 Dr.
J. W. Bacon, from 9 Dr. rec. diff. with

De Haren, late Canadian Feng.
Charles Bacon, h. p. 11 Dr.

Capt. Hunter, 2 Dr. Gds.
Hudson, from 2 F. rec. diff. with Lieut.

Brunskill, 5 do.
Clunes, h. p. 27 F.

Lake, ö F. G.
West, from 3 F. with Licut. James, 58 F.

Spread, 15 F.
-Stannus, from 9 Dr. rec. diff. with Lieut.

Lieut. Tracey, 25 F.
Maberly, h. p. 7 Dr.

Gallaher, 103 F.
Masters, from 30 F. rec. dift. with Lieut.

Ensign Reid, 62 F.
Rogers, h. p.

Assist. Surg. Martin, 12 F.

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METEOROLOGICAL REPORT. It may perhaps be necessary, for the satisfaction of our readers, to explain the manner in which the daily observations are registered in the table from which the following abstract is taken. The table contains 18 columns. In the 1st is entered the highest to which the Thermometer has risen,and in the 2d, the lowest to which it has sunk, every 24 hours. The 3d contains the actual temperature 10 a. m., and the fourth at 10 p. m. In the 5th is entered the mean of the highest and lowest ; in the 6th the mean of 10 a. m. and 10 p. m. and in the 7th the mean of the 5th and 6th; i.e. the mean of 4 daily observations. The next6 columns are occupied with the Barometer, the 8th containing the temperature of the Mercury, and the oth the pressure at 10 a. m.; the 10th and 11th containing the same for 10 p. m.; and the 12th and 13th the means of the preceding 4. The last 5 columns are allotted to the Hygrometer, the 34th containing the daily quantity of rain, the 15th the quantity of evaporation for every 5 days, the 16th the state of Leslie's Hygrometer at 10 a. m.--the 17th the same 10 p. m.--and the 18th the mean of the preceding two. On the opposite page of the table are columns for the force and direction of the winds, the moon's phases, and general remarks. The self-registering Thermometers are adjusted every morning at 10 o'clock, that is, the index in each is brought to the actual temperature at that time,—of course, the day is supposed to begin at 10 a. m. In the fol. lowing abstract is given the mean of each column as explained above, together with the extremes of the Thermometer, Barometer, and Hygrometer, during the period comprehended in the Report. An attempt was made to render the Table more complete by registering Lind's Anemometer, but the results were found so very unsatisfactory, that the attempt was abandoned. We hope to be able, at a future period, to present our readers with the results of observations on the Anemometer invented by Professor Leslie, the only

m.

philosophical instrument of the kind that has hitherto been devised. In stating the number of fair and rainy days, every day is reckoned fair when the rain does not amount to one hundredth of an inch ; and in giving the greatest and least mean daily evaporation, it is to be understood as applicable to a period of five days, as the evaporating basin is examined only every fifth day. Of course, the method of measuring evaporation by a basin does not give the actual amount evaporated from a place exposed to the free action of the wind, but for comparing one month or one year with another, it appears both the simplest method and the best, if indeed not the only practicable one.

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METEOROLOGICAL TABLE,
Extracted from the Register kept on the Banks of the Tay, four miles east from

Perth, Latitude 56° 25', Elevation 185 feet.
From 16th July to 15th AUGUST 1817, inclusive.
Means.

Extremes.
THERMOMETER. Degrees

THERMOMETER. Degrees. Mean of greatest daily heat, 62.681 | Greatest heat, July 25th,

66,500 cold, 48.203 Greatest cold, August 10th

43.000 temperature, 10 A. M. 57.801 | Highest 10 A. M. July 23d,

63.000 10 P. M. 52.708 Lowest ditto, August 3d,

52.500 of daily extremes, 35. 143 Highest 10 P. M. July 21st,

57.500 10 A. M. and 10'P. N. 55.254 Lowest ditto, July 19th,

19.000 4 daily observations,

55.318
BAROMETER.

Inches.
BAROMETER. Inches.
Highest 10 A. M. July 29th,

29.885 Mean of 10 A. M. (temp. of mer. 59) 29.521 Lowest ditto, August 13th,

29.010 10 R M. (temp. of mer. 59) 29.540 Highest 10 P. M. July 230,

29.950 both, (ternp. of mer. 59). 29.530 Lowest ditto, August 12th,

29.080 HYGROMETER (LESLIE'S). Degrees.

HYGROMETER. Degrees. Nean of 10 A. M. 24.026 Highest 10 A. M. July 29th,

40.000 ... 10 P. M. 10.264 Lowest ditto, August 3d,

7.000 both, 17.145 Highest 10 P. M. July 24th,

25.000 Rain in Inches, 3.445 Lowest ditto, August 11th,

4.000 Evaporation in ditto,

2.137 Greatest rain in 24 hours, 3d August, 0.560 Fair days 12; rainy days 19,

Least ditto, 15th August

0.008 Wind frcin W. of meridian, including N. 19 Greatest mcan. daily evap. 2ist to 26th July 0.086 from E. side of meridian, including s. 12 Least ditto, Ist to 5th August,

0.036 General character of the period : cloudy, rainy, and cold, with very little sunshine.

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METEOROLOGICAL TABLE,

Kept at Edinburgh, in the Observatory, Caltonhill. N. B.-The Observations are made twice every day, at eight o'clock in the morning, and eight o'clock

in the evening.
Attach.

Attach.
Ther. Baro.
Wind. Remarks.

Ther. Baro.
Ther.

Ther.

Wind. Remarks.

2M. 53

4{M. 54

W.

} N. w.Fair

.

Jul.13{M. 51 29.197 M. 58
E. 54

E.
.331 E. 58
Cloudy.

M. 53.29.280 M. 59
Jul.31{
E. 54 .310 E. 59

W. Showers.
16
M. 53 .455/M. 58
N. E. Fair.

M. 571.457 M. 60
E. 56

Fair foren.
Aug. 1
.538 E. 58

E. 52

Cble. .582 E. 58 )

rain aftern. 17{ M. 54 .558 M. 58

.601M. 59
E.

N. W. Fair.
BiE. 55

Showers

E. 53 .602 E. 58 N. W. 18 M. 52

evening. .578/M. 59

Cloudy, with
N. W.

M. 53
E. 56

3

.188 M. 571
.666 E. 60
showers.
E. 54 .188 E. 58)

Cble. Showers. 19

M. 51.666 M. 60
E. 55

N.
.662 E. 64

.262 M. 58 ) Fair.

Rain foren E. 521 .575 E, 59 )

Cble.

fair aftern. 20 M. 59.636 M. 64 |

M. 56 .715 M. 60
E. 58

5{
.526 E, 62 |Cble. Fair.

Frost morn. E. 55

.715 E. 59 M. 60 .108|M. 63

warm after. M. 57

.688 M. 60 VE. 58

6 .199 E. 63|S. W. Showers.

E. 57

.665/E. 60 M. 591 .282 M. 621

M. 56

.534 M. 60
E. 58
.453 E. 63}]s. W. Showers.

7{
E. 57
.411 E. 60

s. w.Fair.
M. 58
.690 M. 63

M. 53
IE. 60

W. Fair.
.828 E. 65

.260 M. 59
81
E. 52
.116 E. 57

Cble. Showers.
M. 551 765 M. 63

M. 49

Fair.
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