ESSEQUEBO [Colophon] & DEMERARY
ROYAL [Colophon] GAZETTE.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17th,
[sailing ship icon - heading]
For Barbados, [heading]
The Brig Princess, [heading]
J. Dawson, Master, [heading]
Will sail in all this week. For Freight or Passage apply to said
Dec. 17. Bryant and Noonan.
For Sale, [heading]
Newfoundland Fish, superfine flour, prime pork, in barrels;
mess-beef and tongues, in half-barrels; soap, spermaceti candles, fig-tobacco,
negro pipes, Havanna segars; foolscap paper, blue India nankeen, gentlemen's
boots and shoes, ladies' velvet and jean boots, and velvet, jean, and Morocco
slippers; boy's strong shoes, children's shoes, cotton-cambrics, cambric,
jaconet, fancy and India muslins, large India shawls, figured and plain silk
handkerchiefs, sarcenets, silk stockings, gloves, musquito-netting, feathers,
flowers, gold and silver trimming, ditto spangles, black sarcenet cambric,
boys' and children's black and drab beaver hats, ribbands, lace veils and
handkerchiefs, &c. &c.
Dec. 17. Samuel Wachope
The Subscribers have received by the Ship Grenada, Capt. Gilkison,
from Glasgow; a general assortment of provisions, liquors, soap, candles,
dry-goods, (amongst which are all kinds of negro clothing), glassware,
earthenware, saddlery, hardware, cordage, &c.
Also on hand, [centered]
Newfoundland fish, lumber, staves, hoops, lamp oil, tobacco, tar,
and Bristol marble temper lime.
Dec. 17. Wardrop and Ferguson.
Persons who have any Claim or Demand against the Estate or Effects of the late
Ann Harrison, deceased, are requested to deliver them, properly attested, to
either of the subscribers; and those who are indebted to the said Estate, are
desired to make payment of the same without delay, to
N. Firebrace, [Right pointing brace indicating 'Deliberating Executors.']
Stabroek, 17th Dec.
Now landing from on board the Queen, and other late arrivals, the
following articles, which will be disposed of reasonable for immediate payment:
Irish butter, in whole and half firkins
Do. beef and pork, in whole and half barrels
Ox tongues, in firkins
Bristol tripe, in jars
White herrings, in barrels and kits
Gloster and Berkeley cheese
Pearl and Scotch barley
White-wine and brown stout vinegar
Fish and other sauces
Old port wine
London brown stout, in bottles
Burton and pale ale
And sundry other articles
Dec. 17. J. R. Kenny.
For Sale, [heading]
Prime Irish mess beef and pork, in whole and half barrels; Cork
double rose butter, in whole and half firkins; single and double Gloucester cheese,
Yorkshire hams; tongues, in firkins; tripe, in jars; Scotch herrings and Irish
potatoes; shads in barrels; Newfoundland fish, in 3, 4, 6, and 8 quintal casks;
pickles assorted, white-wine and brown-stout vinegar; beer, porter, ale, and
cyder, per dozen; Hollands gin, Island old rum and shrub, candles and soap,
boots and shoes; tobacco, in barrels; negro jackets, red flannel and check
shirts, ditto hats & caps; fine flannel and nankeens, green tea, in
canisters; London particular Madeira wine, in pipes, hogsheads, and
quarter-casks; ditto, in bottles, at f 30 to f 40
Middle-Street, Dec. 17. G. Lacey & Co.
Now landing from the Ship Kingsmill, John M'Clune, Master, from
Liverpool, and Caledonia, from London, and for sale by the subscribers, a
general assortment of merchandize, consisting of
Hard and tin ware
Glass and earthen ware
Also, London particular Madeira wine, bricks, building and temper
lime, tobacco, in hogsheads, salt, in puncheon and barrels.
Simson, Grant, & Co.
Cumingsburgh, Dec. 17.
The Subscribers have on sale, (principally imported in the
Grenada), at their store in New Town, the following articles, on reasonable
Negro jackets, hats, shirts, trowsers, blankets, women's wrappers,
salempores, checks, Osnaburghs, Russia sheeting, seins 15 to 25 fathoms, sein
and sewing twine, cordage of all sizes, canvas No. 1 to 6, white rope, cotton
and coffee-bagging, Irish mess beef and pork, butter in whole and half firkins,
hams, cheese, tongues, tripe, ling fish, potatoes, pickeled [sic] and smoked
herrings, pease, barley, salt in baskets, soap and candles, refined sugar,
hyson tea, sago, vinegar, salad oil, pickles, capers, olives, raspberry and
cherry brandy, old port, best wired porter, beer and ale, do. in barrels, hoes,
shovels, cutlasses, axes, adzes, carpenters' and coopers' tools, bolts, locks,
and hinges, nails, 4d. to 30d. boat and coopers' do. sheet lead, puncheon and
vat hoops, with rivets, sad irons, powder and shot, blue, black, and
bottle-green broad cloths, black kerseymere, gentlemen's fashionable coats,
coatees, jackets, pantaloons, trowsers and vests, boots and shoes, ladies'
shoes, patent Leghorn and willow hats, broad brim'd do. servants' glazed do.
with bands, children's hats, ladies' and gentlemen's silk, cotton, and thread
stockings, cotton and worsted ancle socks, children's shoes and stockings,
gloves, large sized boat cloaks with sleeves, black silk Florentine, crape,
bombazeen, flannel, green baize, bedsteads with mattresses, &c. complete,
Irish linen and sheeting, dowlas, cotton and linen cambric, muslin, ginghams,
calicoes, corded dimities, jeans, quilting, counterpanes, long lawns, pullicate
and other handkerchiefs, striped nankeen, furniture checks, ladies' and
gentlemen's parasols, white, yellow, and brown paints, paint oil, lamp and
neatsfoot do. copper skimmers and ladles, brass wire coffee manaries, copper scales
with weights, dish covers, Silver table spoons, forks, wine funnels, soup
ladles, fish knives, table mats, ivory chess men with boards, brooms with
handles, cloth, shoe, and hair brushes, &c.
Dec. 17. Henry Halket and Co.
For London. [heading]
[sailing ship icon] The Ship Caledonia, J. Tuit, Master,
Well armed and manned, to sail a running vessel in all February.
For Freight or Passage apply to the master on board, or to
Simpson, Rose, Croal and Co.
Who will be much obliged to the friends of Messrs. Ingles, Ellice
and Co. and Messrs. Bolton and Littledale, for their early assistance to this
Imported in the Ship Caledonia, James Tuit, Master, from London,
and for sale on reasonable terms, for immediate payment:
Beef and pork in barrels, pickled and smoked tongues, ham in
canvas, pine double Gloster, and Dutch sweet milk cheese, Bologna sausages,
tripe in jars, ale and brown stout, cyder and perry, port wine, Seltzer and
Soda water, salad oil, olives, preserved cherries, strawberries, raspberries,
damascenes, apricots, &c. almonds in shells, mixed spices, sago, hyson and
gunpowder tea, honey in small pots, split peas and pearl barley in jars and
kegs, Lundyfoot's snuff, Virginia shag tobacco, long Dutch pipes in small
boxes, Hoffman's cherry and raspberry brandy, cotton bagging, baling rope,
patent canvas, flaxen and tow Osnaburgs, sein and sewing twine, Hambro' deep
sea and fishing lines, carpenters' and coopers' nails, hoes, shovels,
cutlasses, American felling axes, gardeners' pruning shears, scythes with
Shead's furniture complete, patent steelyards, sash pullies and weights, steel
plates and capooses, boat scrapers, frying pans, gridirons, hooks and staples,
hinges of every description, bolts, horn and stable lanthorns, garden seeds,
gardeners' watering-pans, oats in puncheons, paints and oil, stock and chamber
door locks, brass desk hinges and locks, cupboard do. window bells, powder and
shot, small neat solid mahogany sideboards, cane bottom chairs, dressing cases,
pier and toilet glasses, bidets, knife cases complete, with sets of town-made
knives and forks, neat light gigs, with harness complete, spare sets of chaise
harness with plated and brass mounting, long chaise and tandem whips, corks, a
few sets of table services, cattle, stag, and leopard patterns, stationery,
chess boards and men, mops and brooms clothes and shoe brushes, boot jacks,
boot stretchers in sets, Day and Martin's blacking, gentlemen's, ladies' and
children's boots and shoes, Limebeer's patent boots, gentlemen's fashionable
coats, coatees, jackets, vests, and pantaloons, ladies' and gentlemen's cotton
hose, gentlemen's, ladies', and children's beaver hats, children's morocco
caps, and rocking horses, an assortment of thread, tape, bobbin, and scissars,
ladies' and gentlemen's umbrellas and parasols, ladies' fine muslin robes,
corded and satin worked muslins, jubilee cord, dimities and jeanets, furniture
chintz, calicoes in small trunks, colerains, romals, seersuckers, salempores,
check, Irish sheeting. French and cotton cambric, table cloths small sizes,
diaper, dowlas, huckaback, green cloth table-covers, gloves and ribbands, an
assortment of jewellery, a variety of perfumery, Dutch terras, bricks, iron
sugar boilers, anchors for colony craft, and an extensive assortment of negro
clothing, consisting of jackets, watch coats, drivers' coatees, hats, blankets,
shirts, and trowsers.
Simpson, Rose, Croal, and Co.
Between the Royal Gazette Printing Office, and Plantation Rome, a
Bunch of Keys. - Whoever may have found the same, and will bring it to the
Printer, will be liberally rewarded.
SECRETARY's OFFICE, [heading]
is to inform the
that the follow-
Colonie word gead-
dat de volgende
van hier na elders te
Coignaud, in 14 days, or one month, from Nov. 21.
Watson, sen. in do. or three weeks, . . . 25.
Sturdivent, (late Mate of the Ship Antigua Packet), in 14 days . . . 25.
S. Johnson, in do. or 6 weeks, . . . 28.
Karst, do. . . . Dec. 3.
J. Musgrove, do. . . . 3.
Walke, and one servant, do. . . . 5.
D. Goddard, in 14 days or one month, . . . 5.
At the request of William McBean, Esq. Notice is hereby given,
that he proposes to leave this Colony for Europe in the month of April or May
next, and that he requests those to whom he may be indebted, to apply for
settlement. He further earnestly entreats those who have been so very long
indebted to the former firms of M'Inroy, Sandbach, and Co.; M'Inroy, Sandbach,
M'Bean, and Co.; and M'Inroy, Sandbach, and M'Bean, to pay the same either to
him or Messrs. G. Buchannan and G. Rainey.
Secretary's Office, Demerary, 17th Dec. 1811.
General Militia Order. [heading]
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His Excellency Governor Bentinck has been pleased to make the
following Promotions and Appointments:
Demerary Militia, [centered]
Second Battalion. [centered]
1st Company - C. N. Bollers, Esq. to be Captain, vice Baron Van
Grovestein, promoted; Second Lieutenant J. P. Valtz to be First Lieutenant,
vice John Noble; P. [illegible] Pool, Gent. to be Second Lieutenant, vice J. P.
2d Company - Lieutenant [illegible] Sloan to be Captain, vice
Panye, resigned; C. Sp[illegible] Gent. to be First Lieutenant, vice Sloan,
promoted; John Reed, jun. Gent. to be Second Lieutenant, vice [illegible]er,
3d Company. - Moses Buchannan, Esq. to be Captain, vice G.
Robertson, resigned; First Lieutenant John Ross and Second Lieutenant
[illegible]nder M'Lean, to be continued.
4th Company. - Edward Terril, Esq. to Captain; William Chichester,
Gent. to be First Lieutenant; James Northy, Gent. to be Second Lieutenant.
5th Company. - Lieutenant L. Avery to be Captain, vice Rutherford,
resigned; Thomas Richardson, Gent. to be First Lieutenant, vice L. Avery,
promoted; John Walcott, Gent. to be Second Lieutenant.
6th, or Coloured, Company - Captain D. S. Van S'Gravesanden and
First Lieutenant J. B. Hoppe, to be continued; Edward Graham, Gent. to be
--- Dardier, Gent. to be Quarter-Master, with the rank of Second
Doctor John Austin to be Surgeon to the Battalion.
To be Assistant Surgeons:
Doctor Gordon Brown, to the 1st Company.
A. G. Richardson, to the 2d ditto.
F. C. Marius, to the 3d ditto.
J. Chapman, to the 4th ditto.
G. Walker, to the 5th ditto.
James King, to the 6th, or coloured, ditto.
King's House, Stabroek, Demerary, December 17, 1811.
J. R. Brandt,
Since our last, the Kingsmill, from Liverpool; the Grenada, from
Glasgow; and the Caledonia, from London; have entered our River. The latter,
having had a passage of only twenty-six days, has brought Papers of so recent a
date as the 18th of November; and we are happy, on their authority, to lay the
following interesting articles of intelligence before our readers:
[not transcribed - European news]
- This morning, H. P. Heemskerk, LL.D. at the house of Mr. Obermuller,
Stabroek: Printed and Published
Every Tuesday and Saturday Afternoon
Edward James Henery.