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

CLOUDS.

HYGROME.

TER.

BAROMETER.

THERMO.
METER.

WINDS.

Cirrocumulus.
Cirrus.
Cirrostralus.
Stratus.

Max. Min.

OUVOTA UN-Days of the Month.

Phases of the Moon.

Cumulus.

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Cumulostratus.

Inches, &c. Nimbus.

Rain in Inches, &c.

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20-87 129.78 29 320 40 35 41:5

S to W

*015 29.88 29.76 29.820 44 3539-5 83

W to NW 1 29.91 29:50 29 705 || 46 36 41 89 72 86 NW to SE

1..

0.05 : 410 29:50 29 20 29 350 | 42 | 36 39 89 78 76 NW to NE 1 .. U..

....-0401 30-04 29.83 | 29-935 || 40 | 31 | 35.5 79 70

NE to N 30.14 30-06 30-100 | 40 31 35.5 80

84 N to NE

•10 10 30.12 29.90 30-01038 35 36.5 90

83 N to NE

015 30.19 30 18 30.105 || 40 35 375

73 N to NW 30 29 30 23 30.255 17 34 40.5 80

83 N to NW

05 30:24 30.22 30-230 || 4739 43

W to NW 30-38 30.33 30-355 50 43 46-5 84 72 82 NW 30.46 | 30-40 30 430 | 51 | 47 49

SW to W

05 30-42 30-40 30.410 | 514146

78

W 30-43 30.39 3041049 41 44.5

63 76 W to NW 15 30-36 30.27 30:315 46 34 40

58 NW to N

20 16 30-2830-2030-240| 40 36 38 74 70 75 NW 17 30-37 30 20 30.285 || 4736 41-5 78 70 78 S to NW 18 30.49 30:44 30-465 || 48 41 445 83 64 84 W to NW

.101 19 30-50301830-190 || 49 46 47-5 81 72 77

W 20 30-34 30-32 30-310 ||52 33 45 83 77 89 W 30-50 30 40 30- 450 || 18 40 44 81 72 86 NW to W

•10 305230-510-515 50 45 47.5

73 81 NW to SW 30-4030-26 30330 | 50 42 46

70 78 SW 24 30:00 29.94 29.970 || 54 44 49

90
Sto SW

071-030 30.23 30-1230-175 || 49 42 45.5

65 74 NW to W 30.24 30 20 30 220 | 51 40 45.5 80 66

NW

-0831 30-40 30 3830-390 || 47 | 44 45-5 71 70 86 NE to W

071005 30-31 30 27 30.290 || 52 37445 89 72

W to NW 30-34 30.27 30.305 || 50 35 42.5 90 70 78

NW 30) 30.45 30 40 38.425 || 42 30 36 82 75 90 N to NW 31 30-42 30-4030 410 || 46 89 425 91 58 76 NW to SW

•161-005 30-52 29.2) 30-213||54130 42.60 | 83-7171.91813

17|1127| 214/20/13||0.95) •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...... 30-52 Jan. 220, Wind Sw.

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

1.32 Mean barometrical pressure for the Month

30 213 for the luuar 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

54° Jan. 24th, Wind SW.

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 S AM...

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

940 in the evening of the 24th. Greatest dryness of.... Ditto

52 at noon of the 15th. Rauge of the Irdex

42 Mean at 2 o'clock PM.

71.9 at 8 Do... AM..

837 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 ský, without rain, 1}} rain, 4.-Total, 31 days.

CLOUDS.
Cirrus, Cirrocumulus, Cirrostratus, Stratus, Cumulus, Cumulostratus, Nimbus.
17 11

27
2 14

20

13 A SCALE OF THE PREVAILING WINDS.

THERMOMETER { Minimum

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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 perDec. 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, tion 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, furcertain improvements on pianofortes, and ther, the impossibility of any person un." other keyed musical instruments, commu. tying them.Jan. 14th. nicated to him by a foreigner-Dec. 22d.

COURSES OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE AT

ON

Paris. Hamburg. Amsterdam Vienpa. Nuremberg Berlin. Naples. Leipsig. Bremen 15 Feb. 12 Feb. 15 Feb. 1.Feb. 8 Feb. 9 Feb. 29 Jan. | 4 Feb. 11 Feb.

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Lisbon....

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

16 Hamburgh, 2! U

.37-4

Wheat 49 3 50 749 948 8 491 Altona, 2! U.

.37-5

Rye - 20 6 24 5 22 222 322 9 Paris, 3 days' sight. .25-40

Barley 20 2 20 2 19 10 20 0 19 6 Ditto..2 U

.25-70

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

.25-70

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

Peas 25 4124 8 24 4.24 124 0

155 Ex. M..

Corn and Pulse imported into the Port of Petersburg, ruble, 3 Us.... 84

London from Jan. 24, to Feb. 21. Vienna, ef. flo. 2 M .......10-14.. 10-12 Trieste ditto ..

10-14.. 10-12

English Irish Foreign Total Wheat 42,991 980

43,961 Madrid, effective ... .364..37 .36

15

Barley 29,312 Cadiz, effective..

29,327

Oats
Bilboa

.364
43,380 1,670

45,050
50
Rye

50 Barcelona

.35% Seville

Beans | 11,416

11,416

Pease Gibraltar 303 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 .45s. to 80s. Naples

.40 ..394

Sussex, ditto 40s. to 60s.
Palermo, per oz.

.118
Essex, ditto

Os. to (s.
..51 ..501

Yearling Bags 30s. to 36s. Oporto

.504

Kent, New Pockets 458. to 84s. Rio Janeiro

..44 ..45

Sussex, ditto 40s. to 658.
Bahia

..50 ..51
Essex, ditto

50s. to 70s. Dublin

:...9..94

Farnham, ditto.....121s. to 1475. Cork

.94

Yearling Pockets ...30s. to 458.

Average Price per Load of
PRICES OF BULLION.

Hay. Clover. Straze.

£. s. £. $. £. $. £. s. At per Ounce.

Smith

field. £. s. d. £. $. d. 3 0 to 4 0..3 (to 4 10..l 6 to 1 16 Portugal gold, in coin 0 0 0.0 0 0

Whitechapel. Foreign gold, in bars 3 17 104..0 0 0 3 0 to 4 10..4 0 to 5 0..1 8 to 1 16 New doubloons

3 13 9

St. James's. New dollars 0 4 9.00 0 3 5 to 4 0..3 10 to 4 10..1 7 to 20 Silver, in bars, stand. 0 5 0.0 4 111

Meat by Carcase, per Stone of 816. at The above Tables contain the highest Nergate.- Beef ....28. Od. to 3s. Od. and the lowest prices.

Mutton..28. Od. to 3s. 6d.

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

Pork ....38. 8d. to 4s. Od of Duty, 31s. 8£d.

Lamb. Od. to 0s. Od. Bread.

Leadenhall.-Beef ....ls. 10d. to 38. Od.

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

Veal. .3s. 10d. to 6s. Od. in London 104d. the quartern loaf.

Pork ....28. 10d. to 44. Od.

Lamb...0s. Od. to 0s. Od. Potatoes per Ton in Spitalfields. Kidneys. .£3 0 0 to 4 0 0 Cattle sold at Smithfield from Jan. 28, Champions ...2 10 0 to 4 5 0

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

0 10,871 1,111 90,890 Apples .......0 0 0 to 0 0

1,430 HIGHEST AND LOWEST PRICES OF COALS (IN THE POOL),

£. s.

£. $.

....3 13 6

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In each Week, from Jan. 31 to Feb. 21. Jan. 28. Feb. 4. Feb. 11. Feb. 18. 8. d. 6. d. S. d. $. d.

s. d. Newcastle. 34 6 to 41 01 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

8. d.

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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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£. $. £.8.]
£.

£. $. £. s.

£. Canals,

Bridges. Andover...... 350 100||Southwark

7356 100 Ashby-de-la-Zouch 1482 100 Do. new

17 p.c.

1700 Ashton and Oldham 1760 Vauxhall

3000

100 Basingstoke.. 1260 100 Do. Promissory Notes

54,0001. Do. Bonds. 54,0002. Waterloo

5 5

5000 100 Birmingham (divided)

2000 25
Annuities of 81. 27 10

5000 Bolton and Bury.

477 2501
Annuities of 71. 22 10

5000 Brecknock & Abergavennys 80

958 150

Bonds.

100

60,0001. Chelmer and Blackwater. 93

400 100 Chesterfield

Roads.
1500 100
500

30
100|Barking.....

300 Coventry ...

100 Croydon.

4546
100||Commercial

105

100 Derby

600 100

East-India
Dudley

100

100
20604
Branch

100 Ellesmere and Chester

33 133||Great Dover Street.

492

1 17 61 35757

100 Erewash

231

4

2393 100 Highgate Archway.

50 Forth and Clyde 1297 100|Croydon Railway.

1000

65 Gloucester and Berkeley,

Surrey Do...

1000 60 old Share

1960
100||Severn and Wye Do.

31 10 1 61 3762 50 Do. optional Loan

601 Grand Junction

11,8151 | 100

Water Works.
Grand Surrey

1521
100| East London..

95

3800

100 Do. Loan 60.000l.

2 10 4500 50

Grand Junction
Grand Union

28491 100 Kent ...

31

2000 100 Do. Loan 19,3271. London Bridge...

50 2 101 1500 Grand Western.

3096 100||South London

25

800 100 Grantham

749 150|| West Middlesex

50

7540
Huddersfield

6312
100|York Buildings...

24

1360 100 Kennet and Avon

17 5 16 25,328 100 Lancaster..

11,69: | 100

Insurances.
Leeds and Liverpool..

100||Albion

50

2000 500 Leicester ...

545
Atlas

4 15

6 25,000 50 Leicester & Northampton

Bath

575
Union ..

1895
100 Birmingham

300 25

300 1000 Loughborough

170

70
British

50

250 Melton Mowbray

250
100County

40 2 10 4000 100 Mersey and Irwell

12 12 6 Eagle

50

40,000
Monmouthshire

2409
100 European

20

50,000 20 Do. Debentures 43,5261. 100||Globe.

1,000,0001. 100 Montgomeryshire

2 10 700
100||Guardian

10

100 Neath..

247 Hope

4
61 40,000

50 North Wilts

1770
25 Imperial

90

2400 4 JO

500 Nottingham

500
150|| London

24 14 3900 25 Oxford

100|| London Ship 1720

20 1

25

31,000 Peak Forest

2400 100||Provident

17

2500 18

100 Portsmouth and Arundel...

2520
50||Rock

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

10 1745, 1001.
Rochdale

5631
100||Sun Fire..

810
Shrewsbury
9 10 500 125||Sun Life

23 101 10 4000 100 Shropshire

500
125 | Union...

40 1 81 1500 200 Somerset Coal..

107 1017 771 50 Stafford. & Worcestershire. 700

Gas Lights.

700 140 Stourbridge

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

3647
tered Company)

64 4 8000 50 Stroudwater

Do. New Shares

59

3 121 4000 50 Swansea ...

533 100|City Gas Light Company

105

1000 100 Tavistock

350 100||Do. New

55

1000

100 Thames and Medway...

2670 Bath Gas

16 10
18 4

2500 20 Trent & Mersey, or Grand

15

14 Brighton Gas

1500 20 Trunk ...

1300
2001 Bristol

2

2500 20 Warwick and Birmingham 220

1000

100
110001 50

Literary Institutions.
Warwick and Napton

980 100|| London

25
Wilts and Berks.:

14,288
4 2 6 -
Russel

700

10 10
Wisbeach..

126
105 Surrey.....

5

700 30gs Worcester and Birmingham 3

6000

Miscellaneous.
Anction Mart ...

22 15 1080

50 Docks. British Copper Company 52 2 10 1397

100 Bristol

14
2209 146|Golden Lane Brewery 10

2299

80 Do. Notes

100
268,3241. 100||Do......

6

3447 50 Commercial

79

3132

100 London Commercial Sale
East-India

162
450,000L.

100
Rooms

17

2000 150 East Country

25

1038 100Carnatic Stock, 1st Class 86 London

102

13,114,0001, 100|Do.... 2d Class .. 73,
West-India

176
11,200,0001.) 1001City Bonds

105
Vol. V.-Mon. Reg.

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