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METEOROLOGICAL REGISTER.
Kept by C. BLUNT, No. 38, Tavistock-street, Covent Garden.

Barometrical Pressure.

Temperature

Moon Day. Wind.

Max. Min. Mean. Max Min. Mean.

50 45 48 48

45
40

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50 46

44.3
41.6
40.6
41.0
40.3
40.6
39
39.0
39.6
41
38
40
43

Nov.26

27 W
28 N
29 W

30 SIV
Dec. 1 NW

2 N

NW
4 N
5 NW
6 N
7 W
8) NW
9 NE
10 N
11 W
12 SW
13 sw
14 NW
15 SW
16 SW
17) SW
18 W
19 NW

N

Nights

29:46 20'22 29305
2005
2005

20.5
2973 29:67 129:697
29.8 29'33 29.527
2928 29.19 29'217
29.66 29'45 129543
290802974 29772
29.88 29'89 29*88
29 64 29:64 (29.64
29.59 29:42 29 576
30:08 | 29'9

30 2980 29'69 29 745 29.63 29:45 (29-51 29:54 29'32 (29:452 29.692932 29.45 29'47 29:47 129:47 29.70 29.68 29722 29.55 | 20:52 (29.53 2973 | 29.64 29'67 29.65 29.55 1296 29.92 29'43 29'612 29'92 2973 29.79 29*70 29.70 2970 29.83 2967 297 12 30'04

30.01 30'026

34 36 35 38 36 37 35 30 34 33 32 39 33 31 35 50 53 42 45 41 40 45 50 32 31

46 46 49 53 52 53 57 58 56 37 55 57

40.3 49.9 55.3 52 49 3 50.6 50.3 47 54.3 47.6 36

Rain
Rain
Rain
Rain
Fair
Fair
Cloudy
S Fossy

Foggy
Foggy
Clear
Clear
Rain
Rain
Fair
Rain
Rain. Hard gale
Rain. Hard gale
Gale. Fair
Fair, Gale
Rain. Gale
Rain. Gale
Rain
Fair

Fair
s Fair. Lunar halo this
I evening
Fair
Fair
Snow
Snow

59 55

20

40

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29'633 Mean temperature .
wind at N. | Maximum, 59
wind at S.W. | Minimum, 30

42.486 wind at W. wind at N.E.

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SCALE EXHIBITING THE PREVAILING WINDS DURING THE MONTH. N NE E SE S SW W

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Menn Barometrical Pressure. From the full moon on the 27th of November 1

Mean Temperature

40.47

29.59 to the last quarter on the 4th of December From the last quarter on the 4th, to the rew moon on the lith.

29.624 From the new moon on the uth, to the first quarter on the gih.

29 636 From the first quarter on the 19th to the full moon on the 26th

29.727

40.6

51.08

36 3

GENERAL INDEX
TO THE SECOND VOLUME!

583

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ABERCORN, Lord, anecdote of, 241 Anstruther literary society, anniversary of,
Abb's head, description of, 308

521
Academy, royal, proceedings of, 63, 356, Apple, an extraordinary, 343
448, 543

Aristocracy, observations on, 10
Acts, abstract of new, 160, 356, 458, 554

Arithmetical powers, extraordinary case of,
Adair, Dr, account of, 288

78
Adams, John, anecdote of, 288

Arts, on taste in the fine, 130
- George, his dedication to the king, review and register of the fine, 62, 141,
109

248, 354, 447, 543
Adders voided by a cow, 178

Ash, remarkable fact of an, 179
Africa, on the missionary attempts in, 32,409 Ashby, Leicestershire, mineral spring at, 376
Agricultural reports, 90, 192, 290, 386, 486, Atmospherical refraction, on, 42

Assizes, on expediting the business of, 273
- societies, proceedings of, 188, Astley, F. D. liberality of, 483
274, 277, 287, 378, 477, 576

Aston, Warwickshire, convictions at, 285
chemistry, on, 513

Avonmore, Viscount, death of, 507
Alfred, on the masque of, 38

Axminster, bible society at, 78
Ali Bey, account of, 440
Alnwrick, remarkable ceremony at, 503

Badia, Chevalier, account of, 441
Ambition, instance of, 241

Bailey, N. enquiry after, 322
Amelia, anecdote of Princess, 336

Bakers, convictions of, 409
American ambassador, anecdote of an, 433 Balguy, Dr. anecdote ot, 530
America, on the literature of, 54, 151

Balls, properties of detonating, 338, 342
political state of; 60, 170, 266, Bamborough castle, description of, 210
349, 466, 562

Bankrupts, lists of, 94, 195, 295, 380, 480,
on the native tribes of, 127, 311, 586
403

Barrow, serious character of, 529
Amusements, on literary, 504

Bartolozzi, letter from, 21
Ancients, on the illuminations of the, 503 Basingstoke, improvement at, 278
Andover, improvements at, 278

Bat, on the nycteribia of the, 214
Andrew, Jonathan, remarkable family of,279 Battersea, consagration at, 268
Andrews, M. P. account of, 73

Beattie, Dr, anecdote of, 430
ANECDOTES-of Buonaparte, 37---masque Beckmann, Dr. his collection of vases, 149

of Alfred, 38-royal theatricals, ib.-early Bedfordshire, shooting suspended in, 177
piety, 39 - patriotism, ib. — Frerlerick

pillar erected in, 272
Prince of Wales, ib.-Dr. Johnson, 109– Beggars in the metropolis, number of, 367
Mr. West, 126-George II. 136-Duke Belfast, on the state of, 103
of Newcastle, ib.-Earl of Chatham, ib. Belgium annexed to Holland, 167
Lord Bute, ib.—the Pelhams, 139-pro- Belsham, Mr. murder of, 476
mising virtue, ib.-royal avarice, 138-- Berg, political relations of the duchy of, 345
relative to Drummond's Oedipus, 288- Berkeley, Gloucester, improvements al, 277
Dr. Wilson, 230--the Queen, 240-the Berlin academy, account of, 440
coronation, 241 - - Mr. Pitt, ib. Capt. Berwick, on the siruation of, 307
Flinders, 309-Sir William Wyndham, Bible societies, account of, 71, 78, 84, 177,
310-Dankelmann, ib.royal tour, 335 182, 188, 378, 47, 477, 571, 574
-Duke of Cumberland, 336_Princess Biblical query, 19; answered, 129
Amelia, ib.-Duke of York, ib.-Princess Biographical intimations, 517
of Wales, 337-Rousseau, ib.-Bp. War- Birds, description of rare, 141
burton, 338-Dr. Johnson, ib.-- Julian, Birmingham, musical festival at, 301
411--Dr. Donne, 421-Dr, Beattie, 430

academy, account of, 188
-Sir Joshua Reynolds, 431--Garrick, 432 Black, Mrs. character of, 566
-La Lande, ib.--his majesty, ib.John Blacking, improved mode of making, 145
Adams, 463-Duke of Montagu, ib. Blakeney, in Norfolk, described, 2
Lady Clark, ib.--Mr. Cambridge, 529- Blucher. Marshal, visits Cambridge, 49
Duke of Clarence, ib.-Lord Bruce, 530

monument to, 150
-Bp. Hurd and Dr.Bulguy, ib.--- A Chan- Bolingbroke, Lord, character of, 304
cellor, 531-Royal mercy, ib.--the Prince Bones, on the formation of the, 139
Regent, 532.

Boston bank, failure of, 82
Animals, on the senses of, 221

Bourgeois, Sir F. his benefaction, 439
extraordinary habits of, 214 Bradley, Admiral, convicted, 181
bone of a remarkable, 542

Bradwell, decision in the case of, 47 5
Antiquities, discovery of, 54, 77, 85, 130, Brain, on inquiries of the, 43
151, 282, 288, 343, 442, 575

Bramah, Mr, his death, 567
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VOL. II. 41

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Brazil, travels in, 419

Colchicum recommended in gout, 52
Bridlington, description of, 4

Commercial intercourse, on reviving, 33
Brighton, fishery at, 186

reports, 91, 129, 292, 398, 487,
Bristol, musical festival at, 84

554
conference of methodists at, 186 Commodities, on the value of, 323
Broad, Mr. his traps described, 115

Compositions, on prose, 404
Broughton, in Hanis, epitaphs at, 321 Congleton, bible society at, 473
Bruce, Lord, anecdote of, 530

Conversion, on the modern spirit of, 27,
Brunswick, works of art at, 541

201, 203, 508
Buccleugh, death of the duchess of, 270 Copper, reduction in the price of, 84
Bull, Rev. Mr. character of, 177

Cork jackets, inutility of, 114
Buonaparteana, 37

Corn laws, report on the, 252
Buonapart?, grant in favour of, 66

Coronation, anecdote concerning the, 241
Bury in Suffolk, small pox at, 482

Coroners, on the neglect of, 275
Bury, Mrs. epitaph on, 107

Corpulency, instance of, 283
Bute, Lori, anecdote of, 135

Corton manufactures, on the, 333
--, Marquis, account of, 567

Cows, fatal accident to, 180
Byron, Lord, spgains his estate, 282

adders voided by one, 178

horn, a remarkable, 288
Caistor in Norfolk described, 1

Craven, increased value of lands in, 256
Calabria, phenomenon in, 542

Crocus, on the garden, 429
Cambridge, R. O. anecdote of, 529

Cromer in Norfolk, description of, 2
-, visit of Blucher to, 49

Cumberland, remarkable stone in, 274
Campbell, Thomas, Memoirs of, 533

anecdotes of the Duke of, 335,
Campe's German Dictionary, on, 27

336
Canterbury, improvements at, 478
Carlisle, on the improvements of, 474 Dalziel, trial at, 89
Carmarthen, sudden wedding at, 383 Dankelman, M. anecdote of, 310
Carpets, improvement in, 47

Davy's Agricultural Chemistry, on, 513
Caroline, Princess, the will of, 137

Dawson, Dr., account ot, 35
Carriages, improved mode of constructing, 46 Deer, remarkable horns of a, 384
-, on disengaging, 527

Desenfans, Mrs., her benefactions, 439
Cartlane Craig, described, 140

Derbyshire, on the roads in, 77
Crtle-hili, near Dunstable, description of, Despotism, observations on, 11

Detonating balls, properties of the, 333, 342
Cinta Dengh, Lord, declaration of, 67 Devil's bridge, improvement of, 287
42i, remarkable instinct in a, 221

Devonshire, unitarian society in, 78
dicount of a monsirous, so

Diamond, on the combustion of, 45
(t estran, neglect of the service in, 322 Dibdin, Charles, account of, 271
Catholics in Ireland, number of, 397- Dislocation, extraordinary case of, 87
Crucus, origin of the word, 213

Distillation, on economy in, 138
Cauis, superstitious notions respecting chil- Dives, Sir Lewis, account of, 497; 517
ren's, 20, 211, 440

Dividends, announced, 05, 169, 296, 381,
Chathami, improvements at, 279

490, 587
Chemical reports, 90, 290, 387, 583 Divination, art of healing by, 15, 211, 415
Charwood-forest, improvement of, 376 Diving machine, account of a, 441
Chester, musical festival at, 178

Dogs, on the madness of, 210, 313
benefices in, 473

Donne, Dr. anecdotes of, 421, 517
-, Saranian Fund at, 309

Dorchester, bible society at, 373
Chemistry, on agricultural, 513

Drama, observations on the, 427
Children, extraordinary, 78, 275

Dramatic register, 60, 158, 251, 352, 450,
Chinese Literature, state of, 52, 247

552
Christchurch agricultural society, account Dresden, medical establishment at, 139
of, 277

Drivers of teams, dishonesty of, 507
Christian knowledge, anniversary of the so- Drogheda, disorders at, 88
ciety for, 1

Drummond's Edipus Judaicus, on, $, 205,
Christianity, on the propagation of, 27, 201 325, 417, 510
Christopher, on the levend of St., 124, 311 Drury-lane theatre, state of, 268
Church music, negl et of, 3.22

Dublin, state of the university of, 50, 434
Circies, method of dividing, 42

improvements of, 384
Clarcace, anecdote of the duke of, 529

institution, account of, 435
Clarhe, Edward, remarkable confession of, -, etymology of the name, 523
276

Duck, instinct of a wild, 104
Coal pits, accidents in, 182, 184

Duel, remarkable, 181
Cobbert, reputation of, 509

Duiwich college, benefactions to, 130
Cod fishery, on the Newfoundland, 210 Dunbar, description of, 308
Colchicum autumnale, effects of, 180 Dunscombe, Mıs, account of, 321, 405

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INDEX.

595

541

Dunstable, antiquity near, 222, 401 Germany, political state of, 264, 362, 465,
Dunstanborough castle described, 219

559
Durham, clerical institution at, 79

Ghent, negociations at, 466

Gibbon, Sir Wm, account of, 567
Early rising, advantages of, 208

Governments, on mixed, 11
Easington, dangerous state of, 7

Gower, Sir Erasmus, account of, 73
East India College, state of the, 246

Great Britain, survey of the coast of, 1, 218,
fleets, return of, 292, 487

306
Eastwood, Richard, account of, 287

political state of, 64, 165,
Edinburgh Review, remarks on, 107, 216 262, 361, 464,558
Education, society for national, 71

Greek odes, music to, 421
Eel, natural history of the, 409, 514

Green paint, improvement in, 46
Egypt, magnificent work on, 244

Greenham, Berks, festival at, 76
-> prophecy concerning, 18

Greenwich hospital, trial concerning, 184
Ely, bible society at, 177

Grenville, Lord, misrepresentations of, 422
Etnbolos, on the meaning of, 319

Griesbach, professor, memoirs of, 132
Epitaphs, remarkable, 107, 321, 415, 514 Gibraltar, mortality at, 223
Essex, American frigate, taken, 171

Glass, optical properties of hot, 43
Esterhazy, prince, his exhibition of pictures, Gloucester, steam boat at, 180
541

mineral spring near, 270, 374,
Etymologies, observations on, 226, 315, 523

476
Eustace, Mr., on a misreprésentation of, 321

improvements at, 375
-, plagiarism of,

Gotha, on the library at, 314
Everley, new church consecrated at, 478 Gottingen, benefaction to the university of
Ewelme, Oxon, festival at, 282
Exeter, musical festival at, 179, 475

Goupy the painter, anecdote of, 39

Gout, remedy for the, 52
Feldner's travels, account of, 412

Gunpowder plot, on the, 497
Females, asylum for unprotected, 277 Gypsies, origin of the, 17
Fern Island, description of, 223
Fetes in the park, 171

Hackney coach act, particulars of, 173
Fever at Gibraltar, account of, 229

Hampshire, education sociedy in, 79, 571
Fife, mineralogy of the county of, 139

- bible society in, 477, 571
Findlay, Dr., account of, 88

Hartlepool, state of, 7
Fire arms, improvement in, 144

Herland mine, Cornwall, state of, 473
Fire pan, an improved, 144

Hermann's Dr. inventions, 311
Fires, remarkable, 173, 192, 268, 367, 370, Herrings, quantity of taken, 478
375, 378, 380, 468

Hesham, practice of gardeners at, 281 •
Flamborough, description of, 5

Hill, lord, monument in honour of, 481
Flax, mode of preparing, 46

Hindoos, vindication of the, 29
Flinders, Capt., account of, 111, 309

on the conversion of the, 27, 201,
Fossil skeleton, description of, 45

203, 508
discovery of, 54

Historiographer, the, 36
Fox, Charles James, character of, 12 Holkham, description of, 5
Ftampon, General, inqniry concerning, 527 Holy Island, state of, 386
France, on the author of the revolution in, 18 Hoppner, animadversons on, 22
political state of, 66, 166

Harvey, Richard, inquiry after, 231
vaccination in, 109

Hasborough, description of, 2
Frederick, Prince of Wales, account of, 39 Haskerley point, account of, 219
French language, observations on the, 26 Hawthorn, Eliz, great age of, 380
literature, sketch of, 538

Hay, improved mode of making, 188
Friers, etymology of the word, 425

Head, remedies for noise in the, 320, 515,
Fuel, on economizing, 178

516

Healing by divination, art of, 15
Galloway, on the granite of, 140

Hebbuin colliery, explosion at, 184
Garrick, anecdote of, 482

Henderson Ann, great age of, 190
Gas lights, introduction of, 468

Herculean MSS. state of the, 44
Gaughan, Thomas, great age of, 288 Herefordshire cartie, feeding of, 90
Genealogical illustrations, 230

agricultural society, 477
Geoffroy, Abbé, account of, 112

Hinckley, John, his death, 566
George the second, on the death of, 314 Horn, discovery of a remarkable, 288
Georgiana, 38, 136, 289, 336, 430, 528 Horses, on disengaging, 527
Georgian planet, on the name of the, 482 Horsley, bishop, anecdote of, 528
German language, on the, 26

Hottentots, on the conversion of the, 31
dictionary, on Campe's, 27

-- success of the mi-sion to die,
independence, commemoration of,

207, 500, 518
440,

Hove in Sussex, fishery af, 187

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333

538

Houston, convicted of blasphemy, 468 Labour, on the reduction of rural, 147
Howe, viscount, account of, 74

on the nature and value of, 200
Hull, missionary society at, 87

scale for regulating, 513
statue of King William at, 286 Lalande, anecdote of, 332
whale fishery at, 484

Lancashire, on the cotton manufactures of,
Hungary, literature in, 345
Huntingdonshire, bible society in, 182 Lane, Rev, G. account of, 85
collections for a history of, Languages, on the oriental, 119

on the origin of, 231
Hurd, bishop, anecdotes of, 5:30

Latin odes, music to, 420
Husbandry, price of labour in, 512

Law, etymology of the word, 227
Hydrophobia, on bleeding for, 53

Lead ore, analysis of, 140
recipes for, 210, 313

Lectures, account of Mr. Carlisle's, 544

Lectures of an eminent professor, 10, 328,
Ice, song of children sliding on the, 527

511
Illuminati, renunciation of the, 552

Legend of St. Christopher, 318
Illuminations, origin of, 10, 325, 503 Leicestershire, storm in, 183
Impostors, remarkable, 283

Lichtenstein, observations on, 408, 501, 518
Imposture, history of the Orleans, 8

Lincolnshire coast, survey of the, 3
detection of a literary, 330

-, inclosures in, 280
Incidents, promotions, &c. 70, 171, 267, Litchfield cathedral, painted window in, 284
347, 468, 563

Literary project, 530
India, conversion of the natives of, 28, 201, Literature, on taste in, 130
203, 508

imposture in, 330
Infidelity, remark on, 339

advantages of, 504
Infinite series, aggregates of, 230

Liverpool institution, state of the, 81
Inquiries, miscellaneous, 527

mortality at, 176
Inquisition, on the restoration of the, 69, 301

academy, exhibition of, 63
Inscriptions, on monumental, 107

Lloyd, Mr. remarkable will of, 121, 403
Instruments, on dividing astronomical, 42 Longevity, instances of, 73, 83, 87, 190,
Intelligence, literary, 47, 145, 242, 339, 288, 380, 475, 489, 485, 566, 569
433, 534

observations on, 398
Intercourse, on reviving commercial, 33 Ludlow, disgraceful scene at, 185
Interest, on the nature of, 511

Lynn, remarkable feast at, 184
Iodine, observations on, 44
Ireland, misrepresentations in Wakefield's Maiden Bower, Bedfordshire, described, 219
account of, 101

Maidstone schools, state of, 81
on the population of, 397

Mallet, character of, 505
, disorders in, 65, 88

Manby's, Capt. survey of the coast, 1, 218,
Italy, political state of, 69, 168, 264, 364 306

Manchester, accidents at, 182, 573
Jackets, inutility of cork, 114

state of the hospital at, ib.
Jackson, Mr. account of, 175

resolution of the manufacturers
Japan, on the tea tree of, 150

of, 279
Jerningham, Charles, account of, 574

charity at, 478
Jerome St, on the pictures of, 124

Marriage of Richard II. 36
Jesuits, on the restoration of the, 264, 301 Marshman, on the studies of Mr. 247
Jew, on the story of the wandering, 33, Maryport, Cumberland, state of, 172
223

Mathematical problem, 398
Johnson, Dr. anecdotes of, 109, 338

Maunseil, Thomas, account of, 190
Jones, Sir William, anecdote of, 529 May, description of the isle of, 308
-, Owen, account of, 370

Melons, on the cultivation of, 527
Julian, on the death of the emperor, 418, MEMOIRS or EMINENT PERSONS.—The

Buonaparte family, 37-John Jacob Gries-

bach, 132-Count Rumford, 235—Thos.
Kean, Mr. on the performance of, 79, 353, Campbell, esq. 533
451

Mersey, bridge over the, 279
Kelling, on the situation of; 2

Meteorological reports, 100, 300, 396, 496,
Kemble, Mr, on the performance of, 533

592
Kent, new rates, 80

Meux's brewery, accident in, 307, 468
King, anecdotes of the, 38, 20, 137, 239, Mind, Gottfried, account of, 581
941, 335, 339, 439, 529

Millard, Rev. Charles, account of, 479
Klaproth's travels, account of, 140

Minors, on the marriages of, 423, 316
Knight, account of the modest, 18

Minto, Lord, account of, 75
Korner's poems, account of, 149

speech of, 246
Kotzebue in reply to Hoppner, 22

Missions, observations on, 27, 201, 303, 206,
Krusenstern, on the voyage of, 22

302, 409, 500, 501, 508, 518

517

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