p.2 The Murray Canal - petition to Legislative Assembly, prepared by Lewis Walbridge, to make survey and complete canal. [Hastings Chronicle]
-Opening of Navigation - First Shipments - schooners Royal Oak and Pioneer leave Whitby for Oswego; Ontario is loading.
-Opening of Navigation - Lake Erie is free of ice.
-Jacques, Tracy & Co. to place 7 steamers on Port Sarnia route - to run tri-weekly from Hamilton to Kingston and Montreal; the propellers Allegheny, Union, Sciota and Niagara are chartered. [Oswego Times 26th]
-schooner Nightingale 16,000 bushels capacity, sold for $10,500; the schooner Barbarian, 20,000 bushels capacity, sold for $10,500. [Det. Adv.]