p.3 The British Queen steamer which ran aground near Lachine on Friday night last, arrived in Kingston this morning.
The Corporation - Committee on Wharves and Harbour reported: three tenders were presented for building wharf for Light-house, the lowest of which, 40 Pds., Mr. Pigeon's, was accepted.
On all downward Property received by the undersigned at Kingston or places below, on and after Tuesday, the 20th instant, the following Rates will be charged to Montreal till further notice:
Flour, 2s. 0d. per barrel.
Ashes, 5s. 0d. "
Pork & Beef, 3s. 0d. "
Lard & Butter 1s. 0d. per keg.
Wheat, other grain 0s. 7 1/2d. per 60 lbs.
Bran, 22s. 6d. per ton.
Tobacco, 10s. 0d. per hhd.
All other property in proportion regulated per barrel bulk. Insurance as usual on all property downwards, and charged in addition to the Freight.
H. JONES & Co.
R.U. INNES, Agent for the Quebec Forwarding Co.
MACPHERSON, CRANE.& Co.
HOOKER, HOLTON, & Co.