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Kept at the Observatory of the Naval Academy, Gosport. The units under “ Clouds” represent the days on which each modification of cloud has appeared.

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29-5029 20 29-350 42 36 39
30-0429.83 29.935 || 40 31 35:5
30.14 30-06 30-100 | 40 31 35.5
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9 30 28 30 23 30.255 || 17 34 40°5
10 30.24 30 22 30 230 || 47 39 43
11 30-3830.33 30-355 | 50 43 46-5
12 30-46 30 40 30 430 | 51 47 49
13 30-42 3040 30-410|| 51 41 46
14 30:43 30.39 30-410 || 19 | 41 | 44.5
151 ( 30-36 30.27 30-315 | 46 34 40
16 30-2830.20 30-240 | 40 36 38
17 30:37 30 20 30.285 || 47 36 41.5
18 30.49 30:44 30.467 | 48 41 41.5
19 30-50301830-190| 49 46 47.5
20 30:34 30 32 30-310 ||52|39 45
21 30-50 30 40 30-450 18 40 44

30:52 30-5120-515 50 15 47-5
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30.00 29.94 29-970 | 51 44 49

30.23 30-1230.175 || 49 42 45-5 26 30.24 30 20 30.220 || 51 40 45.5

30-40 30-38 30•390 || 47 | 44 45.5 28 30-31 30 27 30-290 || 52 37 445 29 30-34 30.27 30-305 | 50 35 42-5 30 30-45 30-40 341.425 42 30 36 31 30.42 30-4030-410 46 39 42-5

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17|1127214 2013|0-951.870 The observations in each line of this Table, under Barometer, Thermometer, Wind, and Rain, are for a period of 24 hours, beginning at 8 AM.

RESULTS. BAROMETER Maximum...... 311-52 Jan. 220, Wind Sw.

Minimum...... 29.20 Do. 4th, Do. NW. Range of the Mercury

1.32 Meap barometrical pressure for the Month

30.213 for the lunar period, ending the 22d instant. ...

29.824 for 14 days, with the Moon in North declination

29.940 for 16 days, with the Moon in South declination

29.708 Spaces described by the oscillations of the Mercury

5.660 Greatest variation in 24 hours

0.710 Number of Changes, caused by the variations in the Weight of the Atmosphere..

23 THERMOMETER ( Maximum

54° Jan. 24th, Wind Sw. Minimum

30® Do. 30th, Do. NW. Range....

24 Mean temperature of the Air

42-60 for 30 days with the Sun in Capricornus. 42-55 Greatest variation in 24 hours....

16.00 Mean temperature of spring water at 8 AM............... 51:50

DE LUC's WHALEBONE HYGROMETER. Greatest humidity of the Air ....

94° in the evening of the 24th. Greatest dryness of .... Ditto

...... 52 at noon of the 15th, Rauge of the Iridex .

42 Mean at 2 o'clock PM.

.... 71.9 - at 8 Do, .. AM..

*.... 83.7 at 8 Do... PM...

81.3 of 3 observations each day at 8, 2, and 8 o'clock 78.9 Evaporation for the month

0.950 inch. Rain and Hail, for Ditto

0.870 ditto. Prevailing Winds, NW.

A SUMMARY OF THE WEATHER. A clear sky, 4; fine, with various modifications of clouds, 11; an overcast sky, without rain, ll} rain, 44.- Total, 31 days.

CLOUDS.
Cirrus, Cirrocumulus, Cirrostratus, Stratus, Cumulus, Cumulostratus, Nimbus.
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NEW PATENTS. James Winter, Gent. of Stoke-under- George Linton, of Gloucester-street, Hamdon, Somersetshire, for certain im Queen-square, Middlesex, mechanist; for provements in a machine for sewing and a method of impelling machinery without pointing leather gloves with neatness, the aid of steam, water, wind, air, or fire. much superior to that which is effected by - Dec. 22d. manual labour.Dec. 19th.

Richard Ormrod, of Manchester, ironSamuel Brierley, of Salford, Manchester, founder ; for an improvement in the mode dyer; for an improved method of prepar- of heating liquids in boilers, and thereby ing raw silk, and cleansing the same, for accelerating and increasing the production the purpose of dying and marufacturing.- of steam; communicated to him by a per. Dec. 19th.

son residing abroad.Jan. 7th. John Gladstone, of Castle Douglas, in Richard Summers Harford, of Ebbro the stewartry of Kircudbright, and county Vale Iron-works, Aberistwyth, iron-master; of Galloway, engineer and mill-wright; for an improvement in that department for an improvement or improvements in of iron commonly called puddling.Jan. the construction of steam-vessels, and mode 9th. of propelling such vessels by the applica- James Harris, of St. Mildred's-court, uion of steam or other powers.—Dec. 20th. London, teadealer ; for an improvement in

Julius Griffith, Esq. of Brompton-Cres- the manufacture of shoes for horses and cent, for certain improvements in steam- cattle..Jan. 9th. carriages ; and which steam-carriages are William Ravenscroft, of Serle-street, capable of transporting merchandise of all Lincoln's-inn, peruke-maker ; for a forenkinds, as well as passengers, upon common sic wig, the curls whereof are constructed roads, without the aid of horses. Partly on a principle to supersede the necessity of communicated to him by foreigners residing frizzing, curling, or using hard pomatum,

and abroad.Dec. 20th.

for forming the curls in a way not to befunPierre Erard, of Great Marlborough- curled ; and also for the tails of the wig street, musical instrument-maker ; for not to require tying in dressing ; and, fur. certain improvements on pianofortes, and ther, the impossibility of any person un. * other keyed musical instruments, commutying them.Jan. 14th. nicated to him by a foreigner-Dec. 22d.

COURSES OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE AT

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COURSE OF EXCHANGE.

AVERAGE PRICE OF CORN From Jan. 25 to Feb. 23.

IN THE TWELVE MARITIME DISTRICTS. Amsterdam, C. F.... . 12-7 ..12-9 By the Quarter of 8 Winchester Bushels, Ditto at sight

12-4 ..12-6 from the Returns in the Weeks ending Rotterdam, 2 U..

12-8 ..12-10

Jan. | Jan. 1 Feb. | Feb. | Feb. Antwerp

12-6

19 26

9 16 Hamburgh, 24 U. .37-4

Wheat 49 3 50 749 948 349 1 Altona, 2! U..

.37-5

Rye - 20 6 24 5 22 2 22 322 9 Paris, 3 days' sight.. .25-40

Barley 20 2 20 2 19 10120 019 6 Ditto..2 U

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Oats 16 10 16 9 15 11 15 6 15 7 Bourdeaux

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Beans 22 11 22 5 22 5 22 11 22 6 Frankfort on the Main

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Peas 25 424 8 24 4.24 1.24 0 Ex. M..... Petersburg, ruble, 3 Us.... 84

Corn and Pulse imported into the Port of Vienna, ef. flo..2 M

10-14.. 10-12

London from Jan. 24, to Feb. 21. Trieste ditto ..

10-14.. 10-12

English Irish Foreign Total

Wheat 42,991 980 Madrid, effective ... ...361..37

43,961

15 Barley 29,312

..36 Cadiz, effective...

29,327

Oats Bilboa ..36% 43,380 1,670

45,050 50 Rye

50 Barcelona

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Beans
Seville

.35%
11,416

11,416

Pease Gibraltar .305 5,779

5,779

Malt Leghorn

.47 ..473

18,966 Qrs.; Flour 46,079 Sacks. Genoa

.43%

Foreign Flour 400 barrels. Venice, Ital. Liv... 27-60

Price of Hops per cwt. in the Borough. Malta

45

Kent, New bags ...45$. to 80s. Naples

.40 ..391

Sussex, ditto .408. to 60s.
Palermo, per oz.

.118
Essex, ditto

08. to Os. Lisbon...

.51 ..503

Yearling Bags

.30s, to 36s. Oporto ......

.504

Kent, New Pockets 45x. to 84s. Rio Janeiro

.44 ..45

Sussex, ditto .....40s. to 65s. Bahia.

.50 ..51
Essex, ditto

50s. to 70s. Dublin

.9 ..94

Farnham, ditto .....1218. to 1475. Cork

.9%

Yearling Pockets ...30s. to 458.

Average Price per Load of
PRICES OF BULLION.

Hay. Clover. Stra'.

£. $. £. $. £. $. £. $. £. f. At per Ounce.

Smithfield. £. s. d. £. $. a. 3 0 to 4 0..3 0t04 10..1 6 to 1 16 Portugal gold, in coin 0 0 0 ..0 0 0

Whitechapel. Foreign gold, in bars 3 17 101..0 0 0 3 0 to 4 10..4 0 to 5 0..1 8 to 1 16 New doubloons .... 3 13 6 ..3 13 9

St. James's. New dollars 0 4 91.0 0 0

3 5 to 4 0..3 10 to 4 10..1 7 to 2 0 Silver, in bars, stand. 0 5 0 ..0 4 114 The above Tables contain the highest Nerogatc.— Beef

Mcat by Carcase, per Stone of 8/b. at

28. Od. to 3s. Od. and the lowest prices.

Mutton. . 2s. 0d. to 3s. 60.

Veal ....35. 4d. to 58. 4d. Average Price of Rato Sugar, erclusive

Pork.. .38. 8d. to 45. Od. of Duty, 31s. 8 d.

Lamb...08. Od. to Os. Od. Bread.

Od. Leadenhall.-Beef ....ls. 10d. to 3s.

Mutton..28. 2d. to 3s. 2d. Highest price of the best wheaten bread

Veal ....3s. 10d. to 68. Od. in London 10 d. the quartern loaf.

Pork ..28. 10d. to 4s. Od.

Lamb...0s. Od. to 08. Od. Potatoes per Ton in Spitalfields. Kidneys ....£3 0 0 to 4 0 0

Cattic sold at Smithfield from Jan. 28, Champions ...2 10 0 to 4 5 6

to Feb. 19, both inclusive. Oxnobles ...1 10 0 to 2 0 0 Beasts. Calves. Sheep Pigs. Apples .......0 0 0 to 0

0 0 10,871 1,111 90,890 1,430 HIGHEST AND LOWEST PRICES OF COALS (IN THE POOL),

In each Week, from Jan. 31 to Feb. 21.
Jan. 28. Feb. 4. Feb. 11. Feb. 18.

$. d. $. d. . d. s. d. $. d. s. d. $. d. s. d.
Newcastle. 34 6 to 41 0 33 0 to 41 0 33 6 to 41 4| 33 9 to 41 9
Sunderland 38 6 to 42 6 34 6 to 42 6 33 0 to 43 0 33 3 to 43 6

£. $.

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ACCOUNT OF CANALS, DOCKS, BRIDGES, WATER-WORKS, INSURANCE AND GAS-LIGHT

COMPANIES, INSTITUTIONS, &c.
By Messrs. WOLFE and EDMONDS, No. 9, 'Change-Alley, Cornhill.

(Feb. 21st, 1822.)

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Bridges.
Andover....

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350 100 Southwark

15

7356 100 Ashby-de-la-Zouch

16
1482 100 Do. new

41

7 p.c. 1700 50 Ashton and Oldham

85
1760 Vauxhall

15

3000 100 Basingstoke..

6
1260 100 Do. Promissory Notes 93

5 54,0001. Do. Bonds..

40
54,0002. Waterloo

5 5

5000 100 Birmingham (divided) 560

2000 25
Annuities of 81. 27 10

5000 60 Bolton and Bury..

95
477 250
Annuities of 71. 22 101

5000 40 Brecknock & Abergavenny 60

958 150

Bonds, ...

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60,0001. Chelmner and Blackwater. 93

400 100 Chesterfield.

120
1500 100

Roads.
Coventry

1000

500
100 Barking...

30

300 100 Croydon..

2
4546 100||Commercial

105

1000

100 Derby

135 6
600 100

East-India
Dudley
63 3

Branch 20604100

100 5 Ellesmere and Chester

100 62

3575
133|Great Dover Street.....

1 17 6 492 100 Erewash

1000 58
231 100 Highgate Archway..

2393 50 Forth and Clyde, 470 20 1297 100 Croydon Railway..

1000 65 Gloucester and Berkeley,

Surrey Do...

1000 60 old Share

1960 100 Severn and Wye Do.

31 101

16 3702 50 Do, optional Loan

601 Grand Junction

11,8151 100

Water Works.
Grand Surrey

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1521 100 East London....

95

3800 100 Do. Loan

100
60.18 01.
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2 101 4500

50 Grand Union

19
28-191 100 Kent

31

2000 100 Do. Loan

19,3271.
London Bridge..

50 2 101 1500 Grand Western.

3
3096 100 South London

25

800 100 Grantham..

8
749 150 West Middlesex

50 2 75-10 Hudderstield

13
6312 100 York Buildings..

24

1360 100 Kennet and Avon

17 5
16! 25,328

100
Lancaster..
27 1 11.09 100

Insurances. Leeds and Liverpool.. 350 12

27 100|Albion

50 2 10 2000 500 Leicester

290 14

545
Atlas

4 15 6 25,000 50 Leicester & Northampton

Bath

1575 40 Union

84 4 1895
100 Birmingham

300 25

300 1000 Loughborough

3-100 170

70
Britis in

50 3

250 Melton Mowbray

221 10
230

10 2 10 4000 100 Mersey and Irwell

30
Eagle

2 12 6

40,000 50 Monmouthshire

160 10
2409 100 European

20 1 30,000 20 Do. Debentures

99 5 43, 261.
100 Globe

6 1,000,0001. 100 Montgomeryshire

70 2 10 700
100||Guardian

10

100 Neath....

400 25
2-47 Hope

61 40,000 50 North Wilts

1770
25 Imperial

90 4 10

2400 600 Nottingham

200 12

500
150 London

24 14 39000

25 Oxford .. 1671) 32 1720 100 London Ship..

20 1 31,000 25 Peak Forest

66 3
2400 100 Provident

17

18 2500 100 Portsmouth and Arundel.

40

2320
50 Rock

1 18 2 100,000 20 Regent's.. 24 10 - 12,294

10

Hoyal Exchange
Rochdale

7-45,1001.
45 2
5631 100 Sun Fire...

8 10
Shrewsbury
170 9 10 500 125 | Sun Life

23 10 10 4000 100 Shropshire

125
500 123Union...

18 1500 200 Somerset Coal...

107 10

771 500 Stafford. & Worcestershire. 700 40

700 140

Gas Lights. Stourbridge

210 9

300 145|Gas Light and Coke (Char. Stratford on Ayon

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64 4 8000 50 Stroudwater 195 22 Do. New Shares

59 3 12 4000 50 Swansea

182 10
533 100|City Gas Light Company

103 Tavistock

1000

100 90 350

55 100||Do. New

1000 Thames and Medway...

100 20 2670 Bath Gas

16 10 184 2.300 20 Trent & Mersey, or Grand

15 Brighton Gas

14 1500 Trunk ...

20 1900 75 1300 200 Bristol

2 2500 20 Warwick and Birmingham 220

1000 1001

1000 50 Warwick and Napton

Literary Institutions.
210 9
90) 100 London

25

1000 Wilts and Berks........ 4 2 6 Wisbeach... 14.288 Russel

10 101

700

Pigs 60

126 Worcester and Birmingham 25

105 Surrey

5
6000

Miscellaneous.
Docks.

Anction Mart .....

M2

1080

50 British Copper Company 52 2 10 1397

100 Bristol

14
2203 146|(olden Lane Brewery 10

2209
Vo. Notes
100 5 268,3241. 100 Do....

6

347 50 Comunercial

79

3132 100 London Commercial Sale East-India

162
430,000). 1001 Rooms

17

2000 East Country

150 25

1038 London

100 Carnatic Stock, Ist Class ..

102 West-India

3,114,06001. 100 Do..

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111 5 per cent...... 1821... 97 97

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110 By J. M. Richardson, Stock-broker, 23, Cornhill.

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