ADMIRALIT, Dec. 20.—The following promotions have this day taken place conse- quent on the death of Rear.Admiral of the White Sir F. A. Collier, C.B.—Rear Admiral of the Blue AL H. Dixon, to be Rear-Admiral of the White ; Capt. F. Moresby, C.B. to be Rear-Admiral of the Blue.
ADYULALTT, Dec. 24.—The followihg promotions have this day taken place conse- quent on the death of Admiral of the White the Right Hon. John Lord Colville: Admiral of the Blue the Right Hon. James Marquis of Thomond to be Admiral of the White ; Vice-Admiral of the Red Sir G. Mend, K.C.B. to be Admiralof the Blue; Vice- Admiral of the White Sir C. Basin, K.C.B. K.C.H. to be Vice-Admiral of thel Red; Vice-Admiral of the Blue the Hon. F. W. Aylmer, C.B. to be Vice-Admiral of the White ; Rear-Admiral of the Red J. Ayscough to be Vice-Admiral of the Blue ; Rear- Admiral of the White C. Gordon, C.B. to be Rear.Admiral of the Red ; Rear-Admiral of the Blue the Hon. A. Jones to be Rear-Admiral of the White ; Captain the Right Hon. George Amon-Lord Syron to be Rear-AffiniraLot the Blue.
Retired Captain E. V. Harcourt has also been promoted to be a Retired Rear- Admiral, on the terms proposed in the London.Gazette of the fist ofEeptember 1846, bat without increase of pay.