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Elson, Mr., on Grahams shoal, 559.
Elton, brig, reward, 273.
Erebus mountain, position of, 636.
Errata in Raper's navigation, 63, 500.
Essington, port, climate of, 586.

- natives of, 587.
- settlement of, 587.

- loss of Pelorus at, 587.
Euphrates, expedition to, 639.
Evans on certain dangers, 672.
Escretis islands, account of, 729.

Fairfax Mount, 443.
Fairy, H.M.S., loss of, 72, 116.

late crew of, 128.
- report on, 496.
Falsterbo point, reef off, 220.
Falkland Island, climate of, 649.
Fawn, H.M.S.,prize of, 574.
Fayal, height of, 754.
Firme, slaver, capture of, 862.
Florentia, ship, voyage of, 448, 537, 674,
Fogs of Bosphorus, 794.
Freemantle, shipping of, 727.
Fresh water obtained froin salt, 269.
Fuel, Grant's patent, 707, 736.
Funchal longitude, 843.
Gaboon R., water analyzed, 22.
Gales, prognostics of, Australian coast,

722.
Galloway's engines, trial, 273.
Garrick, ship, her mate presented with

a telescope, 874.
General steam navigation company, 871.
George town, Australia, 189.
Geyser steamer, 270.
Glassgorman bank, buoy on, 865.
Gold coast, survey of, 842.
Goodwin sands, 831.
Gordeware point, reef off, 378.
Gordon, Mr., light-house on Morant point,

607.
Gough, Sir H., despatches of, 768.
Grant's patent fuel, 707, 736.
Grenada hill, height of, 43.
Grenada town, 185.
Grim cape, Australia, 37.
Guam island, 450.
Gulf stream, force greatest, 658.
Gunnery, naval, 203.

Hewett, Capt., memoir of, 116.

Mrs., memorial, 425.
Holland, Lieut., on Pickle bank, 45.
Hongkong, British fag at, 335.

-- possession taken, 474.
Horizon, Lieut. Becher's, 521.
Houghton, on Admiral Crowe, 708.
Houtmans Abrolhos, 197.
Hunt, Mr., earthquake at Terceira, 631.
Hurricane at port Essington, 584.
Hurricanes in West Indies, 666.

-- near Swan R., prognostics
of, 745, 752.
Icebergs off the cape, 341, 710.
India bank, buoy on, 865.
- passages to, 407.

- steam communication with, 353,
404.
Indian Oak, loss of, 299, 385.
- navy, officers of, 623.
Iron steamer of Bristol, 260.
Islands, new, Australia, 670.
- new, in the Humber, 712.
Java, poisonous valley in, 380.
Jolly, Mr., rudder of, 188.
Jones, Capt., reward to, 274.

-- on bank in river Plate, 361.
Juggernaut pagoda, position of, 378.
Kaiffa, description of, 3.
Kings island anchorage, 329.
Kuper, Capt., despatch of, 853.
Lang's tube scuttles, 102.
La Roche, application to parliament, 275.
Law Decisions.

Bottomry, Armadillo, 569.
Choice, 568.
Eliza Frances, 568.
Harmony, 568.
Heart of oak, 569.
Prizes, Florida, 569.
Pandar, 567.
Collisions, Countess of

Durham, 278.
Jay, 278.
Neptune, 279.
Salvage, Ardwell, 667.
Castor, 568.
Cato, 569.
Gamma, 569.
Helen Maria, 568.
Hope, 599.
Hunter, 280.
James, 279.
Maria, 568.
Mary, 280.
Mary Ann, 568.
Premier, 278.
Scotland, 568.
Sophia, 280.
Theodore Heinrick, 279.
Tyne, 569.

Hains, Capt., on the Bonetta rock, 820.
Hall, Capt., on loss of Fairy 124.
- S.P., on shoals, 521,

- on observing planets, 699.
Harbour packet, 416.
Harris, Mr.,on lightning conductors, 105.
Havre rock, account of, 866,
Hay, Mr. D., thanks to, 352.
Health, preservatives of, 293.
Helpman, Lieut., promotion of, 871.
Herbert, Capt., despatches, 854.
Hewett, Capt., on tides in N. sea, 180.

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Law Decisions.

Logs of merchant ships, 831.
- Westminster, 568.

Log of Charlotte, 479.
- Appeals, D. Luckie, 279. London, Mr., on poisonous valley in
- Dryad, 280.

Java, 381.
Lead, neglect of, 708.

Longitude, Lieut. Raper on, 110, 176,
Le Hardy, Com., on Jessie rocks, 202, 2.1, 379, 472.
Leon, town of, 186.

- Acapulco, 241.
Leotong coast described, 267.

Agoada point, 763.
L'Escoubas bay, Trinidad, 455.

Alijos, 472.
Lerant, a cruize in, 1, 81.

Anjenga, 764.
- despatches from, 82.

Benito I., San, 380,
gales in, 92,

Blanco cape, 379.
Liddell, on Table bay, 557.

Bombay, 762.
Light-houses and vessels.

Buriea port, 379.
- West Indies, 99.

Cayman, great, 111,
- Anholt, remark on, 218.

Calcutta, 764.
Required in the Baltic, 220.

Cedros I., 380.
On Barbados proposed, 99.

Chagres, 112.
Breakwater, Plymouth, 276,

Clara Santa, 113.
337.

Corrientes, cape, 242.
Cape Grinez, 200.

Cocos Island, 380.
Christiana, 559.

Culebra port, 379.
Cochin, India, 201.

Diamond harbour, 764.
Coquet, 701,

Dulce gulf, 379.
Felsand, Vesel, 276.

Edgecumbe cape, 617.
Fleetwood op Wyre, 201.

Etches port, 473,
Florida, 558.

Guatulco, port, 242.
Galveston island, 558.

Guadaloupe I., 472.
Genoa harbour, 200.

Helena point, St., 113.
Goodwin sands, 489, 710.

Jose, San, 380.
Gottenburgh, 348, 865.

Lazaro, San, Monte, 380.
Hesselo, Kattegat, 864,

Libertad, 242.
Hogland, remark on, 222,

Lucas, C., St., 380.
Kingston harbour, 704.

Madras, 761.
Leghorn, 866.

Mangalore, 763.
Lille ground-grounds, 498.

Manzanilla bay, 243.
Maidens, 866.

Magnetic island, 379.
Maplin sand, 200, 336.

Mazatlan bay, 242.
Mobile bar, 494.

Mendicino cape, 614.
Morant point, Jamaica, 101.

Mulgrave port, 473.
607.

Nassan, 111.
Plum island, Newbury port,

Nootka, 473.
276.

Orange cay, 111.
P. Philip, Hobsons bay, Ommaney cape, 317,
348.

Phipps cape, 617.
Præstoe, 865,

Reyes, point de los, 617.
Savana, 199, 782.

Remedios port, 379.
Seven stones, 702.

Realejo port, 242.
Steflins point, Baltic, 220.

San Diego port, 472.
Stockholm, 275,

- Scott cape, 617.
Sunderland, 704.

- St. James cape, 617.
Swedish lights remark, 220.

Sitka, 472.
River Tamar, Australia, 190. Loo-ehoo people, character, 302.
Valentia barbour, 202. Lopez water analyzed, 23.

West India, 99, 490. Loss of British ship Wilful, 46.
-- Wingar, 701,

- British ships, causes of, 47.
Lightning conductors, on Harris's, 105. - H.M.S. Buffalo, 135.
Lima, account of earthquake, 668.

Spey, 135.
Lines on the hero of Acre, 205.

- Zebra, 94.
Littlehales, Com, despatch relating to Lorenzo, a visit to, 610.
capture of a slaver, 862.

Louisa cutter, wreck of, 859.
Livingstone, Mr., on the Bonetta rock,
.818.

Madras roads, notes on, 361.
Local attraction, instances of, 533.

Madura mount, heighi, 10.

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Magicienne, loss of, 277.

Nautical collections, 834.
Magnetic equator, 99.

Nelson memorial, 350.
Magnetic observatory, 505.

Nemesis, iron steamer, 334.
Magnetism and electricity, 103,

Newfoundland, remarks on the name of,
Mahogany, where cut, 73.

838.
Malta, quarantine at, 839.

Nicaragua, town of, 255.
Manila, description of, 537.

— lake, excursions to, 39, 184,
Maplin light-house, 336.

253, 321.
Marine insurance, 552.

Nicolas, St., gat, Capt. Hewett on, 117.
Martin, Capt., on shingle, 29.

Capt., on rock of Cape de Gatte,
S on the Goodwin sands, 131.
831.

Nicholson, port, account of, 609.
Master, RN., on the Maidens light in a Niger expedition, royal presents to the
fog, 868.

commanders of, 352
McDougal, Mr., on the Bonetta rock,

- accounts of, 315, 732.
818.

Nights at Falkland islands, 653.
McKennie, Mr., on Madras, 361. Nimrod, H.M.S., at Chusan, 436.
Medea, its dimensions, 567.

- journal of, 436.
Mediterranean, storms of, 231.

Noddall, Mr., heroic conduct of, 575.
Mehemet Ali, medal to, 354.

Northers, prognostics of, 656.
Melbourne, town, Australia, 191.

advice respecting, 656.
Memorial, Mrs. Hewett's, 425.
Men-of-war again, 872.

Old Bahama channel, current of, 657.
Merchantmen, destruction of, 130. Oleliet village, 444.
Merchant ships, old, their disposal, 63. Ometape mount, height of, 40,
- seamen's fund, 198.

Owen, Capt. R., on Musquito coast, 73,
- service discipline, 374.

178.
Mermaid, trial of, 273.

Owerrie, R., New Zeeland, 243.
Mexico, road infested, 580.
Metaphors of the Chinese, 832.

Packet station channel, 134.
Meteoric appearance, 874

- harbour, 416.
Michael, St., submarine volcanoes of, 754.

of West Indies, remark on, 230.
eruptions of, 757.

Paddle wheels, on form of, 261.
Miller, Mr., on eq. current, 447.

Palmyras point, pilot station, 343.
Minto, Earl, moves vote of thanks in Parliamentary notes, 275.
parliament, 207.

Passage, Macao to Sincapore, 147.
Mississipi steamer, 492.

Passages of great steamers, 258.
Missouri steamer, 492.

- to India, 407.
Mitchell, the pirate, 660.

Patras, entering, caution, 349.
Moira, ship, case of, 375.

Paul, St. island, account of, 739.
Mooney, R., water analyzed, 22.

Pay, full, of naval officers, 64.
Mr., voyage of, 655.

Pearce, J., voyage to Pepper ports, 729.
-- voyage to Vera Cruz, 578.

Pearson, Dr., on sulphuretted hydrogen,
Monsoon, remarks on, 365.

28.
Morant, point, light on, 101.

Pechell, Sir J., on firing at Acre, 18.
- light-house for, 607. Padang, remarks on, 730.
Mordaunt, Capt., on Weary bay, 669. Pelorus, river, New Zeeland, 243.
Murray, Mr. A. C., gallant conduct of, -- note on, 563.
862.

- loss of, 587.
Musquito, coast, description of, 73.

- sale of, 871.
- Indian king, 73.

Pepper ports, Sumatra, voyage to, 729.

Pensioners and pensions, 870.
Naparima hill, height, 605.

Perry's inkstand, 352.
Naples, poisonous lake near, 383. Petersburgh, directions for masters of
Naval force, comparative, 697.

vessels at, 223.
officers, full pay of, 64.

Petition on merchant seamen's fund, 198.
- rendezvous, 345.

Philip port, Australia, 190.
Navy, R., officers of, from 1816 to 1841,

-- steam-boat at, 699.
353.

Phillips I. Australia, 326.
- of United States, 277.

Phillippine islands, notes of, 674.
- movements of, 68, 139, 213, 285, Pico, height of and eruptions of, 753.
351, 429, 501, 571, 645, 717, 789, 877. Pilot station, P. Palmyras, 343.
-- list, oldest, 871.

Pilots of Belize, 579.
- rogal, inspection of, 870.

Pique, H.M.S., escape of, 97.

Planets, observing in daytime, 699. Sheringham, Lieut., note on, 274.
Plymouth breakwater light, 276, 337.

- Com., presented with a
Poisson, on local attraction, 548.

swor], 874
Port Essington, hurricane at, 584. Shin plaisters define 1, 660.

- Praya, Quail island, longituje, 843. Shingle, observations on, 29, 155.
Porto Grande, remark on, 735.

Shipwreck of the Indian Oak, 299, 385.
-- de llheo, 755.

Shooting stars, account of 235.
Potatoes, granulated, 643.

Sidon, capture of, 87.
Pottinger, Sir H., instructions of, 851. Sierra Leone, water analyzed, 20.
Presentations, 874,

-- longitude of, 843.
Prince of Wales, birth of, 847.

Signals for steam-vessels, 564.
Protests, value of, 824.

Simons and Table bays, 420.
Promotions, 67, 138, 212, 284, 356, 428, Skerries light, sale of, 695.
501, 571, 644, 715, 789, 887.

Slaver, capture of, 352, 862.
Pursers serving as clerks, 871.

Slaves, liberation of, 278.

Smith, Col., on fall of Acre, 3.
Quarantine regulations, absurdity of, - Sir S., arms, 171.
839.

Mr., directions for Kowie, 488.

Smyth, Capt., on naval gunnery, 203.
Raper, Lieut., on longitudes, 176, 379, Soil of Falkland islands, 654.
241, 472.

Sounding, on mode of, 338.
Lieut., on longitudes, 761. - to judge by temperature, 658.

navigation, errata in, 63, 500, Spain, port, 399.
- navigation, extract, 487.

Spey, H.M.S., loss of, 135.
Rees, Mr. J. F., gallant conduct of, 862. Sprent, Mr., on Madras, 363,
Refuge barbours debate, 275.

St. Helena, discovery of, 169.
Religion in China, 517.'

Stars shooting, account of, 235.
Report of firing, 814.

Steam navigation, Atlantic, 258.
Rendezvous, naval, 345.

- packet harbour, 416.
Rennie's paddles, 261, 352, 422.

- to Australia, 778.
Reward for saving life, 273.

- vessels, collision, 272.
River, entrance of, 837.

- on the form of, 297.
Robins I., Australia, 38.

Stewart, Capt., on Tortosa, 89.
Rodger's anchors, 682

Stopford, Adml. Sir R., on fall of Acre,
Rodney on neglect of lead, 708.
Roe, Lieut., RN., on Swan river, 400, - - departure from Mediterranean,
Roscher, Gen., on island of St. Vincent, 551.
734.

dinner to, at Portsmouth, 627.
Royal nary, inspection of, 870.

Com., court martial, 485.
Ruad island, see Tortosa.

Storm of November, 113.
Rudder, jury one, 188.

- prognostic of, 599.
Rushbrook, Ensign, loss of, 871.

of the Mediterranean, 231.

Stormy Jack on weather, 804.
Sabrina, 755.

Strangford, races of, 784.
Saldanha bay, water at, 491,

Stromboli, dimensions of, 567.
- fresh water at, 626. Styx, dimensions of, 567.
Salibia, Trinidad, 458.

Sulivan, Com., on Falkland I., 649.
Sandwich islands, notes on, 547.

Sulphuretted hydrogen, report on, 20,
Sapienza isles, caution, 349.

of Africa, 737.
Savana, customs at, 658.

Sumatra, voyage on west coast of, 729.
people at, 659.

Surveying, ill effects of exposure in, 533.
- money at, 660.

Surveys, notes on, 274.
current off, 658.

Sultan's valley, water at, 795.
Scott, Capt. J., islands, discovered by, Swan River, weather at, 723.
589, 590.

- shipping of, 727.
Scurvy, on, by Capt. Biden, 292. Sympiesometer, remarks on, 257.
Scuttles, Lang's, 103,

Syria war, vote of thanks on, 206.
Sea breaking, remark on, 233.
Senhouse, Capt. Sir Le, despatches of Tables, errors in, 835.
851.

Table and Simons bays compared, 537.
- death of, 858.

Tamar R., Australia, 189.
Serpents mouth navigation, 606,

Tenerife, St. Cruz, longitude, 843.
Sharpe, Mr., on Yang-tse. keang, 515. Tenimber, islands, 415.
Shaw, Mr., on collisions, 339.

Terceira, earthquake at, 631.

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Vincent, St., account of, 734.
Volcanoes of the Azores, 752.
Volta R., water analyzed, 21.
Varela cape, remark on, 146.

Terceira, submarine volcano of, 759.
Terror, mountain, position of, 636.
Thanks, vote of, to navy, 206.
Thom, Mr., on Amov, 149.
Tide, observations, North sea, 180.
Tides, influence on weather, 387.

at Chusan, 433, 435.
- in Goughs passage, 438.
Tilliard, Capt., account of Sabrina, 760.
Timber of Savana, 659.

Canadian, 659.

- on falling, 801.
Timor Laut, 444.
Tornado, account of, 662,
Tortosa, capture of, 89.
Trade wind off W. Australia, 586,
Trafalgar, launch of, 485.

- ship, description of, 637.
Trapezium paddle, 261, 352,
Trinidad, rivers of, 397.

— 394, 453, 527, 600.

- passage to Barbados, 601.
Trinity-house, regulations for the admis

sion of brethren, 618.
Triumph, H.M.S., sickness of, 28.
Truce, flag of, at Amoy, 150.
Tsour, capture of, 84.
Tucker, Capt., dispatch of, 862.
Typhoon in China sca, 859.
Uniform, mercantile, 423,
United States, navy, 277,
Upas valley, Java, 380.
Variation M., at Chusan, 433.
- -Lieut. Raper on, 487.

- magnetic, 505.

- of compass, 618,694, 755, 846.
Venice, visit to, 705.
Vera Cruz, remark on, 580.
Victoria R., Australia, 315.
Vidal, Capt., to examine Azores, 713.

- survey of Gold coast, 842.
Vincent, St., dimensions of, 698.

Walker, Mr., on sounding, 338.

on local attraction, 533.

on Ascension, 690.
Wallace, confessions of, 552.
Warren, Capt., despatch of, 735.
Washington, Com., note on, 274.
Water from sea, on obtaining, 133, 269,
Waterspout, effects of one, 104.

gyration, 837.
Weather, influence of tides on, 367.

- on west coast of Australia, 721.

- changes of, 804.
West I., lighthouses expense, 490.

India mails carriage of, 698.
Western port, Australia, 325.
Whale fishery, 591, 738.
Whewell, Professor, theory of tides, 180.
Whish, Capt., on West India lights, 99,

490.
Wickham, Com., reports of, 438.

on Abrolhos, 507.

-- on Australian climate,
721. -

- on winds and weather
of New Holland, 796.
Wind, on action of, 370.

- veering of, 836.

- different effects of, 192.
Wizard hills, 443.
Woolridge, Lieut., court martial, 486.
Wrecks of British shipping, 46.

- tables of, 51,
132, 196, 271, 709, 869.

York ledge, notice of a beacon on, 875.
Yucatan, current on, 579.

- fishing on, 580.
Zebra, H.M.S., loss of, 94.

NEW BOOKS.
Bennett's Sermon, 136.

Poor Jack, 135.
Forbes's East India Guide, 873.

Raper's Navigation, 63, 136, 208.

Remarks on fitting boats, 282,
Institutes of Ecclesiastical history, anci- Remarks on heaving down a seventy-four,
and modern, 355.

873.
Narrative of some passages in the history Six months with the Chinese expedi-
of Ecnoolooapik, 355.

tion, 282.
New Charts, 138, 211, 282, 355, 491,
570, 873.

The Year Book of Facts, 282.

The Naval Surgeon, 281.
On the improvement of the navigatoin Trotter's Manual of Logarithms, 208.
of rivers, 355.

Two years before the mast, 282.
Patchwork, 135.
Pictureseque Views on Niger, 136. What to Observe, 72.

ENLARGED SERIES.—NO. 12.- VOL. FOR 1841.

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