ESSEQUEBO & DEMERARY ROYAL GAZETTE.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15th, 1811.
Oct. 14, 1811.
FOR BILLS OF EXCHANGE to be drawn on the principal Officers of His
Majesty's Ordnance, London, for £ 700 Sterling, at Thirty days' sight, in sums
not under £ 50 each, for which, Sealed Tenders endorsed "Tenders for
Bills of Exchange," will be received by the
Subscriber till 10 o'Clock in the Morning on Monday next, the 21st Instant,
when they will be opened in the usual manner and, if approved, accepted.
C. J. O'HARA,
WANTED for the use of the Quarter and Barrack Department, -
20 Kegs WHITE LEAD,
22 Jars PAINT OIL,
4 PAINT BRUSHES.
Tenders in Quadruplicate only, endorsed "Tenders for White
Lead, Oil, and Brushes," will be received at this Office,
until Thursday the 24th Instant, at 9 o'clock in the morning, when they will be
opened in presence of the Officer commanding His Majesty's Troops, and the
lowest (if approved) accepted.
The Articles to be approved of by the Assistant Quarter and
Barrack-Master-General, and delivered at his Store in Camp, agreeable to his
SUGAR AND COFFEE
WANTED, for the Use of His Majesty's Troops in this Colony.
Persons willing to Supply about Three Thousand Pounds of
the first, and Two Thousand Pounds of the latter
article, every two months, will pease [sic] send Tenders
in quadruplicate to this Office, sealed and marked "Tenders for Sugar
or Coffee," until Thursday the 24th Instant, when they will be opened
in presence of the Officer Commanding His Majesty's Troops, and the lowest, if
The Contract to be in force for six months, and the Contractor to
bind himself in the Penalty of Two Hundred Pounds Sterling, for
the due performance of his contract.
FIVE NEGRO LABOURERS
WANTED for the use of this Department, for 12 Months from the 24th
Tenders in Quadruplicate, marked "Tenders for Labourers,"
will be received at this Office until Thursday the 24th Instant, when they will
be opened in presence of the Officer Commanding His Majesty's Troops, and the
lowest, if approved, accepted.
The Contractor to be bound in the penalty of Two Hundred Pounds
Sterling for the due performance of his Contract.
IMPORTED in the Louisa, Captain GRAY, from Glasgow, and for sale
by the Subscribers:
Kegs pickled beef,
Table beer in casks, 9 doz. each,
White wine vinegar,
London particular Madeira wine, negro clothing, Oznaburg, sail
cloth, earthen and glass ware, buck beads, knives, and fowling pieces, &c.
A. CARRON and Co.
Who offers for sale, at a moderate advance, a consignment of
nails, axes, sugar pans, and grindstones, received per Braganza, LAMB.
ALL Persons indebted to the Estate of the late Mr. JOHN FOSTER,
are requested to make payment of their accounts before the 1st of November
next, and those having claims to render them to
Wm. COOK, or [right pointing brace, incompassing the next, and
indicating 'Acting Executors.']
Oct. 15th. THOMAS SHUTE.
IMPORTED in the Louisa, Capt. Gray, and for sale by the
Subscribers at their Stores in New Town, viz.
Best Irish mess beef and pork, in barrels and half barrels;
butter, in firkins and half firkins; hams, cheese, tongues, ling-fish,
potatoes, pickled and smoked herrings, peas, barley, pickles, salad oil,
vinegar, olives, capers, fish sauces, &c.
An assortment of muslins, jeans, quiltings, Prince's cord, corded
dimity, printed calicoes, checks, stripes, ginghams, cotton cambric, pullicate
handkerchiefs, &c. which will be sold very cheap for immediate payment.
Cherry and raspberry brandy, Madeira wine, porter and beer,
refined sugar, tea, black Jamaica pepper, spices assorted, paint and paint oil,
lamp and neatsfoot ditto, crown glass, nails 4d. to 30d. boat and coopers'
ditto, carpenters' and coopers' tools, cordage and canvas assorted, cotton and
coffee bagging, brass wire coffee manaries, sheet-lead, hoes, shovels and
cutlasses, adzes and axes, dish-covers, table mats; black, blue, and
bottle-green broad-cloth, black cassimere, ready-made clothes, Russia sheeting,
flannel, worsted socks, green baize and gauze, black silk Florentine, crape,
bombazeen, hats, boots and shoes, Negro clothing, stationary, saddlery, &c.
Oct. 15. HENRY HALKET & Co.
THE Commissaries of the District of
Bridge Town, wish to contract with some person for building a BRICK DRAINAGE in
Middle-Street, with all materials found by the Contractor; particulars for
which will be given by either of the undersigned, and tenders for the same
received within one month from date, when the lowest offer, if approved, will
be accepted. Half the cash to be paid when one side of the street shall be
finished, and the balance when completed.
October 15th. HENRY AUSTIN.
THE Undersigned appointed by the Honourable Court of Justice of
this Colony as Curators to the Estate of the late Mr. ROBERT YOUNGHUSBAND,
request all Persons indebted to said estate, to make immediate payment. All
notes and accounts that may remain unsettled one month from this date, will be
put in the hands of a Lawyer, in order to make a speedy settlement.
F. A. VERNEDE, q. q.
Oct. 15th. L. M'BEAN, q. q.
For Sale by the Subscriber,
THE Cargo of the Brig Mariner, Captain M'CLINTOCK, from
Portsmouth, on reasonable terms, consisting of
Fish in hogsheads and boxes,
Lumber, Red Oak Staves,
Red and White Oak Shooks, Wood Hoops,
Alewives, Crackers, Rice, Beans, and Oats.
ALSO ON HAND.
Madeira Wine in quarter-casks, and per dozen, nails and spikes,
and a few barrels Brazil nuts.
JOHN P. HICKS,
October 15. Robb's Stelling.
THE Domicilium Citandi et Executandi of the Subscriber, will in
future be at the house of J. C. CORDES, Esq. Fort Island.
Oct. 14th. D. FLEISCHMAN.
WHEREAS the Heifer found in Belmont plantain walk, and advertised
some time ago, is not yet claimed - Notice is hereby given, that she will be
sold at Public Vendue, at the Plantation Good Intent, Mahaica, on the Eighth
day of November, if not owned before then. She is of a light brown colour, and has
a white star in her forehead, from eighteen months to two years old.
KINGSTON and M'BEAN,
October 15th. Dep. Vendue Masters.
FOR sale by the Subscribers for Cash only, being a Consignment
Cork May Butter, at f 77.
Superfine Flour, at 40
Cordage (first quality) at 17 1/2 stivs. per lb.
Oct. 15th. NURSE and TROUGHTON.
On Tuesday the 22d October, [see 18110928EDRG] . . .
On the same day by Order of Mr. W. B. FARRAR, Executor to the
Estate of WM. HOOPER, deceased, - Several articles of furniture, &c.
September 28th. KINGSTON and M'BEAN.
On Wednesday the 23d of October, at the Orphan Chamber. -
Furniture, wearing apparel, negroes, cows, and calves, &c.
October 15th. KINGSTON and M'BEAN.
On Tuesday the 12th November next, [see 18111012EDRG] . . .
On the same day, by order of Mr. S. CRAMER, as Curator to the
Insolvent Estate of the late FRANCES FRITH, widow of Mr. JOHN MACKAY, deceased,
some furniture and Negroes.
Oct. 12th. KINGSTON and M'BEAN.
is to inform the
that the following
intend quitting this
het Secretary deezer
de volgende Persoonen
voorneemens zyn van hier
elders te vertrekken, viz;
T. C. Long, will Transport to Berbice, in 14 days from 1st
October, 1811, Nine Slaves, the property of Mrs. Long, formerly Mrs. Jones, the
Names to be seen at this Office.
Mrs. R. Freeman and her Son, in 14 days or 6 weeks, from . . .
J. F. Hoesberg, in 14 days, from . . . . 7.
P. W. Cuvilje, in do. . . . . . . . . . 7.
M. Howard, with one servant, in do. or 6 weeks. 8.
E. Afanador, in do. . . . . . . 9.
J. Williams, in do. . . . . . . 11.
ROBERT PHIPPS, Sworn Clerk.
AT the request of Mr. COLIN MACRAE, notice is hereby given to all
whom it may concern, that he intends quitting this colony after fourteen days
from this date.
Secretary's Office, 13th Oct. 1811.
A. TINNE, Senior Clerk.
VAN weegens de Heer COLIN MACRAE word hiermede bekend gemaakt, aan
alle die geenen die zulks mogte aangaan, dat hy van voorneemens is na verloop
van viertien dagen deeze Colonie te verlaaten.
Secretary, 13e October, 1811.
A. TINNE, Oudste Clercq.
Public Vendue in Essequebo.
ON the 5th of November next, by order of the Honble. Fiscal - a
negro named Hazelwood, also Jauw, belonging to Plantation Friendship, brought
by the Hon. J. BONJES, on the 3d February, 1811.
By order of the Board of Orphan Chamber - a Concession and a
house, situated between the house belonging to the Hon. J. G. WALTELING and the
house formerly belonging to Mr. A. FLEISCHMAN, deceased. Also a piece of land
situated in the upper river, the property of the Estate of P. SCHWEITZER,
Essequebo, Fort Island, 10th October.
B. HEBBELINCK, D. V. M.
By His Excellency HENRY WILLIAM BENTINCK, Governor and Commander
in Chief in and over the Colonies of Demerary and Essequebo, with their
dependent Districts, Vice Admiral, and President in all Courts and Colleges
within the same, &c. &c.
WHEREAS a vacancy has taken place in the Board of Financial
Representatives of this River, in consequence of the period for which JOHN
WILSON, Esq. was elected, having expired,
I have thought fit to issue this my Proclamation, thereby calling
on all inhabitants who, being possessed of twenty-five slaves, or upwards, are
entitled to vote for the election of Financial Representatives, to give in
their votes for a Financial Representative, in the room of the said JOHN
The votes, which ought to be signed and sealed up, must be
deposited, before the 1st of November next, at the Government Secretary's
Office in Stabroek, (where a sealed box is placed to receive them), as on that
day they will be examined, with the usual formalities; and the person elected
to the vacant situation aforesaid proclaimed accordingly.
Given at the King's House in Stabroek, Demerary,
this 14th of October, 1811.
(Signed) H. W. BENTINCK.
P. F. TINNE, Dep. Sec.
Since our last, the Louisa, Capt. Gray, from Glasgow, and the
John, from Liverpool, have made their appearance in this River; but they bring
no particular intelligence.
STABROEK: Printed and Published
EVERY TUESDAY AND SATURDAY AFTERNOON
Edward James Henery.