p.2 The Rideau Canal - costs are high to maintain.
Lake Steamer - The Passport goes up this day to Toronto, in place of the Princess Royal, owing to the breaking of the shaft on Wednesday night last of the latter steamboat.
9th - Schr. Minerva Cook, Amherstburgh, 62 pieces square oak timber, Calvin & Cook.
Str. Ontario, Oswego, mixed cargo.
Str. New Era, Montreal, mixed cargo.
9th - Str. Ontario, Ogdensburgh, passengers and baggage.
FOR SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION.
On the 21st of May instant, at 12 o'clock (noon) the Hull, Engine, Rigging, Tackle, and Furniture of the Steam Propeller
of Thirty Horsepower, as she now lies at Port Hope.
A Credit of 6 and 12 months will be given upon good endorsed notes.
For further information apply to James M. Andrews, Esq., or the subscriber,
Agent for Underwriters.
Port Hope, May 2nd, 1851.
TO MASTERS OF SCHOONERS.
Wanted Two Masters of Schooners, well acquainted with Lake Navigation, to take charge of Two Schooners, now building, capable of carrying 3500 barrels.
Persons willing to invest from £200 - 300 in these schooners would be preferred. Applications to be made to
St. Lawrence Wharf,
Kingston, May 10th, 1851.
ads for steamers Gildersleeve, Lord Elgin, Passport, Ottawa, Bay State and Ontario. May 10th.