Anstmatior, July 30.—The following promotions have this day taken place, conse- quent on the death, on the 29th instant, of Admiral of the Blue Sir J. W. Loring, K.C.B. K.C.H.: Vice-Admiral M. Buckle; Vice-Admiral J. Allen ; Vice-Admiral C. J. W. Nesham, on the Reserved List, to be Admirals on the same list ; Vice-Admiral of the Red Sir C. Sullen, G.C.B. K.C.H. to be Admiral of the Blue; Vice-Admiral of the White Sir. F. Mason, K.C.B. to be Vice-Admiral of the Red Vice-Admiral of the Blue C. J. Johnston to be Vice-Achniral of the White ; Rear-Admiral of the Red C. 8. J. Hawtayne to be Vice-Admiral of the Blue; Rear-Admiral of the White E. Harvey to be Rear-Admiral of the Red ; Rear-Admiral of the Blue M. F. F. Berkeley, C.B. to be Rear-Admiral of the White ; Capt. H. W. Bruce to be Rear-Admiral of the Blue.