p.2 The Rochester Aground - a short distance west of Massassaga Pt. in a fog; attempts by Quail and Picton to get her off were fruitless. [Belleville Intelligencer]
-the Picton got aground while trying to pull off Rochester, the St. Helen tried to pull them both off, assisted by the Quail and Greenway; str. William belonging to Calvin & Breck pulled off Rochester.
-steam tug Reindeer badly burned at Montreal.
p.3 gunboat Rescue is at Windsor, en route to Collingwood.
-The Steamers - up and down.
-Rideau Canal - a Kingston deputation went to Ottawa to urge Minister of Marine to improve and to develop and accommodate the increasing trade.
-Great Hauls of Whitefish - at Nine Mile Pt. and places at the head of Wolfe Island; Mr. Van Order is one of the fishermen.
-Collision - in fog near Ducks when Brantford collided with a schooner, both were slightly damaged.