p.2 Mr. Hopkirk becomes Collector of Kingston, succeeds Hon. John Macaulay who resigned. [Pilot]
Port of Kingston - Arrived - Dec. 17 - Brig Rachael, Oswego, 458 bbls. flour, Jones & Walker; 12 tons coal, McPherson & Crane.
FORWARDING NOTICE - 1847.
On the Opening of the Navigation, next Spring, the undersigned will charge the following Rates of Freight between Montreal & Kingston:
Pig Iron, Brick, Coal, Salted Fish,
Pitch, Tar, and Rosin. 1s. 0d. per cwt.
Bar Iron 1s 3d. "
Heavy Hardware, Groceries, Crockery,
Rod, Hoop, Sheet Iron and Boiler Plate 1s. 6d. "
Dry Goods, Glass, Powder. 2s. 0d. "
Salt, in bags or barrels per bag or bbl. 1s. 6d. "
Flour, per barrel 1s. 6d.
Pork and Beef, per barrel 2s. 3d.
Tobacco, per hhd. 10s. 0d.
Butter and Lard per keg 0s. 9d.
Wheat and other grain per 60 lbs. 0s. 6d.
Other property in proportion.
MACPHERSON, CRANE & Co.
HOOKER, HOLTON & Co.
H. JONES & Co.
Montreal, Dec. 11th.