p .3 The Weather - ... The steamers, schooners, barges, and other craft, are fitting out in the harbour; but as the opening of the navigation is yet far distant, none of them are hurrying themselves - plenty of time.
The undersigned have entered into Co-partnership for the purpose of carrying on the FORWARDING BUSINESS on the River St. Lawrence, Lakes Ontario, Erie, etc. under the name and style of Colcleugh & Greer, Montreal; John H. Greer & Co., at Kingston; and Wm. Colcleugh & Co., at Hamilton.
JOHN H. GREER,
Hamilton, March 25, 1847.
LAKE AND RIVER LINE.
With reference to the above announcement, the undersigned will be prepared on the opening of the Navigation, to carry on the Forwarding business between Montreal, Kingston, Toronto, Hamilton, and other Ports on Lake Ontario, and also on Lake Erie, and vice versa, for the transit of Produce and Merchandize.
Their stock of first-class Barges, Propellers, Steam Freight Boats and Schooners, is such as will enable them to do justice to such parties as may confide business to their care.
Produce, etc., in store before the opening of the Lachine Canal to be at the risk of the owners thereof.
COLCLEUGH & GREER, Montreal,
JOHN H. GREER & Co., Kingston,
Wm. COLCLEUGH & Co., Hamilton.
Managing Agent at Montreal.
Kingston, 5th April, 1847.