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t NAVAL WAR ENDS. I Information was received at Devonport on $?U|pday evening that the naval manoeuvres had J&een brought to a close. A number of cruisers and destroyers arrived in Plymouth Sound curing the evening. & I; The manoeuvres had been brief But decisive, ;i;^nd ended in a victory for the defending fleets. I It was the object of the White Fleet in the :North Sea to form a junction with the Blue I Fleet on the west coasts of Scotland and Ire- I land, and for the Bed Fleet to prevent that -junction. Other sections of the R-sd Fleet at Berehaven were despatched to the North of Scotland., the Straits of Dover, and various ,tother points in the endeavour to prevent the -juiictisii. and as to their movements the squad- in the Western part of the English Channel ;jfciwvv nothing. A signal was made to the Loucrh bwilly fleet ,->n Sunday of the conclusion, of iiic• manoeuvres, the Blue and White Fleets having succeeded • £ n effecting a junction. This was smartly accomplished. The cruisers .of the White Fleet left Oban on Thursday night •with the object cf drawing the Red Fleet after f.hem, and thus enabling the White battleship •$ivisio:i to escave. The ruse succeeded, but -proved a costly one, for four of the six cruscrs 'ycre captured and put out of action. k Against these losses. hows'* er, the White and IBiu-e allies capiui\?d two sccuts of the Red Fie-;t. On the arrival of the Slue Fleet in ;.Swiily they saw the Latcna engaged in -wives, and she was promptly captured. Had the 4!L et arrived a few hours later the Lough would been technically mined against them.

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