29 JUNE 1850, Page 20


ADMIRALTY. June 24.—The following promotions have taken place, dated the list instant, consequent on the decease, on the 20th, of Vice-Admiral of the Blue Sir .1. C. Coghill, Bart.—Rear-Admiral of the Red the Hon. G. Poulett to be Vice-Ad- miral of the Blue ; Rear-Admiral of the White H. Hope, C.B. to be Rear-Admiral of

the Red ; Rear-Admiral of the Blue the Hon. G. A. Crofton to be Rear-Admiral of the White ; Capt. J. E. Wemyss to be Rear-Admiral of the Blue. Retired Captains E. Saurin, J. H. Gobby, and C. Strachey, have alsobeen promoted to be Retired Rear- Admirals, on the terms proposed in the London Gazette of Sept. 1, 1846, without in- crease of half-pay.