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THE MARKETS CATARACT MILL. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 20 June 1842
THE MARKETS. Cataract. Mill. *. d. Fine Flow ? 20 0 per 100 lbs. 20 per cent ? 17 0 dillo. 12 per cent. ? 16 0 ditto. Hran ? I 6 per 20 lbs. Pollard ? 16 ditto. Wlirat, from .r)S. GU. to - - - C 6 per OO.lbs. Siiiti.v Mills. s. d s. d Wheat ... - - . IJOtoGG Oats ? 40 4 3 ISiirlcy ? 5 0 fl G Fine t'lnnr ------ -20 0 Secmicls ? 18 0 1 liirds ----.-.. 10 0 Union Swam Mii.i.s. t. rf. s. a. s. d. i. d. Wheat ? 5 0@ (- -i f Oats ? 4 I) « 5 C Harley ? Ci 0 „ 7G Maize ? 0 0 ,,00 i'ollard ? 1 3 „ 0 0 | liran ? 14 „ 0 0 Flour, lirsliquality - - 202. ) Ditto, second ditto . . 18/. - per 2000 lbs. Ditto, third ditto - - I5£j' BUTCIIKRS1 MEAT. Beef, joint, ..„ ? 0 Mutton, joint, ? 3J ? carcase ..„.„ ? 5 ? carcase.... ? 3 Veal ? - ? 8 l'ork ? _ ? 8
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 20 June 1842
TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC AUCTION, Sy Mr. J. W. Bell, At the Berridale Inn, Longford, on THURSDAY, the 7th July next, commencing at twelve o'clock, I f\ Pair prime working bullocks * ' 10 pair steers broken to the yoke 35 Head of tanie breeding cattle 12 Horses, most of them accustomed to the plough and draught 300 Prime young ewes -; ?? 200 Wethers Several carts, drays, and farming implements A new and very handsome stanhope Also, such other stock as may offer on the day «f sale Gentlemen desirous of disposing of stock at this sale will please to communicate with Uie Auctioneer at their earliest convenience. TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC AUCTION, By Mr. J. C. Underwood, For the benefit of those concerned, On TUESDAY, 21st instant, at the Royal Ex change Auction Mart, at 1 o'clock, ONE CASE DAMAGED SAWS, Terms— Cash. TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC AUCTION, By HEr. 3. C. Underwood, At the Royal Exchange Auction Mart, on TUESDAY 21st instant, at one o'clock pre cisely. A STRONG HOODED GIG. Terms made known a...
Circular, No. 19. Admiralty Office, 11th August, 1627. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 20 June 1842
Circular, No. 19. Admiralty Office, I lth August, 1627. His Majesty's Principal Secretnrj of State for tbe Colonial Dcpartmenthavingcommunicatedtohis Royal Highness the Lord High Amiral the rules which his Majesty's Government have laid down for regulating tbe grants of land in the colonies of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land, to persons proceed ing thither as settlers, and having acceded to the suggestion of his Hovel Highness, that it would be desirable to encourage officers of the Royal Navy and Marines, of rank not inferior to captains in the Army, to become settlers in that colony, by holding out to them superior advantages, in consideration of their services; his Royal Highness the Lord High Admiral hereby makes known to -he officers of the Royal Navy and Marines, ranking as above, that tbe regu lations established by his Majesty's Government, for the encouragement of officers on half-pay settling in New South Wales and Van Diemen'n Land, are as follows, viz. :— Officers ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 20 June 1842
? Viz'., Lieutenant. Cblpnel,'4^00L ; Majo, 3,2201.; Captain, 1,6001 ??- , - r '. + Vii., Lieutcnant-ColoneL £3,000; Major, 2,1331. 6s. Bd.; Captain, 1,2001.' . i Surplus — Lieutenaut-Colonel, 1,5001. ; Major, !,0S61. 13s. 3d. ? Cot'sip W.
GOVERNMENT ORDER. NO. 22. Colonial Secretary's Office, 29th April, 1828. Regulations for the Granting and Selling of Land. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 20 June 1842
GOVERNMENT ORDEH. NO. 22. Colonial Secretary's Office, 29lh April, 1828. Regulations for the Granting and Selling of Land. His Excellency the Lieutenant-Governor is pleased to notify, that the following regulations, in furtherance of bis Majesty's instructions for the disposal of land, have been established, until his Majesty's pleasure shall be known. 1. It being of importance that settlers should not re ceive a great extent of land than they are capable of im proving, and that grants should not be made to persons who are desirous only of disposing of them, a Land Board has been appointed, amongst whose duties it will be carefully to investigate the amount and other par ticulars of the capital which the several applicants state themselves respectively to possess. 2. Persons desirous of obtaining laud- by grant will address themselves, to the Surveyor7General, who will furnish them with the established form of application to the Lieutenant-Governor, on payment of a fee of 2s. 6d. 3....
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 20 June 1842
MARRIED.—On the 8th instant, at St. David's &nbsp; &nbsp; Church, Hobart Town, by the Rev. Wm. Bed- ford, Mr. Henry Howe, of Elizabeth-street, to Fidelia, widow of Captain R. K. Hill, formerly &nbsp; &nbsp; of the East India Company's Service, and late of Adelaide, South Australia.
THE LAUNCESTON COURIER. MONDAY, JUNE 20. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 20 June 1842
THE LAUHCESTON COURIER. iMONDAY. JUNE 20. It is generally understood that the Legisla live Council will meet early in July ; but, ibe members have not yet been summoned, and no drafts of the acts intended to be in troduced have yet been published. The pub lic are anxiously expecting an amendment of the Insolvent Law, and the extension of the Court of Requests. Both these measures are of urgent importance. The extension of the Court of Requests, is required lo prevent the ruinous law ex penses, which accrue under the present sys tem. Not long since a person in this town was sued for a bill of fifteen pounds ; three summonses were issued at the same lime, and in less than three days the expenses were up wards of ten pounds. . This is a good speci men of the ruination occasioned by law ex penses. Many an unfortunate man has been driven to the Insolvent Court by these means. An amendment of the Insolvent Law is equally necessary, and cannot be too soon effected. We hope the drafts of bo...
PORT PHILLIP—June 17th. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
?: ? 00 — PORT FHILLIP-Jioa: Ulh. Sucaii. — Carey and M'Donnell sold on Tuesday las 300 bags of Mauritius and Manilla sugar, at from .£32 to £36 per ton. Cattle ? Several lots of cattle have been disposed of privately during the week by Dear and Son, at the fol lowing prices :— l'at bullocks, at ISs. per lOOlbs. ; working bullocks at from ±'19 to £21 per pair ; cows, with calves, from ££ to £6 10s. ; and a few of a supe rior description, at JE9 9s. A iniied herd of: cattle was sold by private contract, consisting of about 200 head, at £b ; and 22 fat bullocks at ±'10 per head.
HOBART TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
HOBART TOWN. Return of Grain and Flour exported from the Port of Hobart Town, during the week ending 14th June, 1842._Nil. B b Return of Grain and Flour, imported at the Port of Hobart Town, during the week ending 14th June, 1842 — Nil. B B I'he market has been well supplied with wheat during the la.t few days ; the prices realised have ranged from 6s. 9d. to 7s. 3d. ; oats 5s. 3d. ; English barley, (is. 9d. ; Cape ditto 6s 6d., per bushel; hay 7s. 6d.; straw 3s. to 3s. Gd. per cwt. ; slice-oak Us. delivered; gum wood 10i ; Port Arthur coal 24s. ; Sydney ditto 42s.; potatoes 61. to 71., per ton ; cabbages and turnips 2s. per dozen ; carrots 4s. per cwt. ; cauliflowers 4s. per dozen ; turkeys 10s. to 12s. ; geese 8s. lo 10s. ; ducks 6s to 8s. ; fowls 4s. to 4s. Gd. per couple. Posts and rails 30s., paling j 5s. to 6s. per hundred ; inch boards 8s. 6d. to 8s. 9d. per hundred feet; shingles 8s. to 9s. per thousand. — Voloninl Times.
THE MARKETS. CATARACT MILL. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
THE nXA.XtK.ETS. ; -Cataract Mill. s. d. Fine Flour ? 20 0 per 100 lbs. 20 per cent. . - - . ? . I? 0 ditto. 12 per cent. ? 16 0 ditto. Bran ? l 5 per 20 lbs. ; Pollard ? 16 ditto. ' Wheat, from Ss. 6d. to - - - 6 6 per -60 lbs. SurfLv Mills. t. d. t. d. Wheat - - . -- . 5 6 to . 6 6 Oats ......... 40 43 Barley -------- 50 66 Mne Flour- - - - - - -20-0 Seconds ........ 18 o Thirds ? KO Union Steam Mills. ' «. * it. -f. - . «. d. ». a. Wheat ? _.. S O@ e 6 j Oats .......... 4 0 -e- 5 « Harley.... ? fi 0 „ 7 6 I Maize ? 0 0 „ O 0 t'ollard.,- ? 1 3 ,,00 | Bran ........ 14,, 0 0 Flour, first quality - - 20/. I l)itto, second ditto - - 181 - per 2000 lbs. Uitto, third ditto .- - IStJ butchers' heat. ' 4. d. Ueef, joint, ..-...._.».. 6 I Mutton, joint,.. „._.. 3J - — carcate ...... ? 5 ? carcase ? 3 Veal ..................... 8 J Park ..................... 6
FROM THE GAZETTE. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
FttOltt THE GAZSTVS. COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE, June 10, 1842 Notice is hereby given, that die following claims for Grants will be ready for culmination, by the Commis sioners appointed for that purpose, upon or immediately alter the lOlh day of A ugust next, on or before which day any caveat or counter claim must be entered. Henry Speakc, Dysart, Monmomh, 60 acres— Origi- nally ordered to Daniel Sims, who conveyed to Thomas Speak, who bequeathed the same to Helena Speakc and the applicant. — Hounded on the north by 35 chains 70 links extending easterly from the north-cast angle of a location to the said Henry Spcake partly along a grant lo Daniel Anderson and partly along Lot 25 purchased from the crown by George Ashton, on the east by 14 chains southerly along the Township of Shcpton Alon lacute, on the south by 35 chains 70 links westerly partly along the said township and partly along a location to William Foster, and thence on the west by 14 chains 15 links northerly partly along a...
"Sydney Market; Friday, June 10. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
' Sydney Markets, Friday, June 10. Wheat.— This market is looking up, the whole of the Van Diemens Land wheat in the hands of the mer chants having been sold to the millers during the week, at prices varying from 7s. 6d.lo8e.6d. per bushel. We also have beeu Informed, that contract* have been en tered into for :tbe delivery *ere;«f large quantities of. Van Uicmen'c Land wheat, during Ihe next four months at prices varying from 8s. to 8s. 6U I Flouii.— in this market we have lo report a decided change. As we have previously remarked, the whole of the inferior flour in the hands of the merchants, and others has been worked off, so that the millers arc left with the only stock now in the market. There have been several large purchases made during the week at one mill, quotations, viz. : — Credit. Cash. Fine, per lOOlbs. - - - 21s. 20s. Seconds, do ? 18s. 17s.' Cattle and horses are in demand, and may be quoted a shade higher than last week.
No title [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
Return of Grain Jind Flour exported from the Port of Launccston, during the week ending .the I lth June, 1 842 ? Oats, -1 ,552 bushels. Wheat, 2230 ditto. Flour, 4-4& tons. - Return, of. .Grain and Flour imported into the Port of Launceston, during the week ending 14th June, 18*2.— Nil.
LAUNCESTON PRINCE CURRENT. CORRECTED TO JUNE 25, 1842. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
(;-V . pOBBEtjpip 30 JTOE 25, , 1848. : . --». ?*???«!?» inbutaitr'-'^toefiu** AiE . £ S. di^B.'s. d! Elliott's ? .perhhd. 5 0' O: 6 10 0 Ind and Smith.. ' 6 0 0 6 10 0 Bottled— Dunbar's ? per doz. Oil 0 0 12 6 Taylor's and others ' 0 10 0 0 11 6 Beer— Porter. Taylorfc.perhhd. 6 0 0 6 0 0 Elliott's ? ' 4 0 0 4 15 0 Trueman's ? '. ' 4 0 0 6 6 0 Hoare's ? ' 4 0 0 4 15 0 Bottled — Dunbar's ? per doz. OHO 0 12 6 Taylor's and others ' 0 10 0 0 11 6 Spirits — Brandy.. ? per gall. 0 6 0 0 6 6 Rum, proof B.P. ' 0 4 0 0 4 6 Hollands, in wood pale.. duty paid, 4-gall. cases 4 0 0 4 10 0 Fruits — Currants, Zante, per lb. 0 0 8 0 0 10 Raisins, Muscatel ' 0 0 11 0 16 Smyrna . . ' Cape ? ' 0 0 6 0 0 7 Wines.. Sherry, wood... per pipe 45 0 0 0 0 0 Bottled, .perdoz. 1 12 0 0 0 0 Port, wood ? per pipe Bottled...per doz. 1 15 0 0 0 0 Tea Hyson Skin... per chest 7 5 0 8 10 Q .Hyson.i.. t... per lb. 0 .5 0 Bohea.. ..;.... ' Congou ? ' 7 10 0 9 10 0 Souchong ? ' 12 0 0 14 0 0 Pekoe ? ' 7 10 0 9 0 0 Gunp...
Ship mails. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
51) i)) fttatlS To SYDNEY, per Deborah, on Thursday, 30th inst. To SYDNEY, per William, on Friday, 1st July. To SINGAPORE, per Phantom, on Tuesday, 5th July. St. John E. Buowne, Postmaster.
INDIAN NEWS. AFFAIRS AT AFFGHANISTAN. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
INDIAN NEWS. AFFAIRS AT APPGHANISTAN. (From tlie Bengal Hnrltarw, 23r# February.) We have letters, from Colonel Wild's force near Peshawnr, reaching to tli*e 3rd instant, and we are sorry to gather from them, that sickness to an alarming extent had broken out in camp, there being no less than two or three hundred sick in each regiment. The Khyberries are suspected of having poisoned the waters. We give the following extracts : — Camp Koonslah, Feb. 3.— On the 1st hist., Lawrence rode out to Pollocks's Brigade, some where about Uttuk. It wotiid seem that his ex pedition has not been unsuccessful, foi to-day letters from Pollock's camp, mention that an intention to push on to Jellalabad is already whisi-ered ; and the following brigade morning order by Wild, would seem to glance at some thing of the same sort. ' In obedience to instructions received from Major-General Pollock, C.B., commanding tbe forces, commanding officers of regiments, and details, are directed to make a strict exa...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
HOX.X.OWAVS ,v ^ OINTMENT AND PILl^S, PATRONIZED ? * BY THE GREATEST MEDICAL MEN OF THE AGE. rT^HE following are a few of the distinguished JL Names who have used the Ointment in the Public Establishments to which they are at tached : — Sir B. C. Brodie,Bt.,F R S.. ..Serjeant Surgeon to her Majesty Sir R. Dobson, Bu, F R S ....Prin. Surgeon Greenwich H. John Elllotson, Esq., HD .. ..Late Prin. Fliy. North L. H. Herbert Mayo, Esq., F R S .. ..Sea. S.irg. to Middlesex Hosp. Benj. Traven, Esq., F K S .. .. Sen. Surg. to St. Thomas's H. A. White, Esq., F R S ? Senior Surgeon to WcEbn. H. J. Andrews, Esq., FR S ? Senior Surgeon to London H. T. CalUway, Esq., F R S ? Surgeon to Guy's Hospital R. Partridge, Esq., M H C S .. .. Surgeon to Charing Cioss H. 1. Brigga, Ksq., M R C S ? Senior Surgeon to the Lock H. J. Malyn, Esq., M R C S ? Surgeon to the Western Dlsp. W. C. Dendy, Esq., M R C S . . Surg. to the Infirm, for Children A. M. Wagner, Ksq., M It C S.. Surg. to the Dlsp. Chancery-lan...
THE LAUNCESTON COURIER MONDAY. JUNE 27. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
THE LAUNCESTON COURIER MONDAY. JUNE 27. We re-published in our last the official regu lations for granting and selling Crown Lands issued during the years 1826-7-8. A corres pondent some time since promised to supply us with those issued prior to those dates ; but we have not yet had the pleasure of receiving them. The republication of these notices will be of much service to the Campbell Town Committee, and will greatly aid them in col lecting information relative to the quit-rents, before they finally decide upon (their course of proceeding. The evidence contained in these regulations proves conclusively that the Government have ?not the meansof estimating with any degree of accuracy, what amount of quit-rent is due by each party, and consequently are disabled from enforcing their claims. It is a question which deserves considera tion whether lands, which irave passed from the hands of the original grantee are liable to quit-rents ; the responsibility throughout the regulations is...
PORT PHILLIP PROVINCIAL STATISTICS. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 27 June 1842
PORT PHI I LIP PROVINCIAL STATISTICS. Estimated quantity of Land in Cultivation, ex chisivc of Harden and orrlmrds, in the districts of Port Phillip, on 31st December, 1S41 :— Chops.— Wheat, 1,702 acres ; maize, 82 acres; barley, 353 acres ; oats 1,285 acres ; rye, 5 acres ; potatoes, 932 .acres; tobacco, .72 acres;. oats for Lay, 450 acres. PaoDDCB. — Wheat, 47,840 bushels; maize, 1,200 bushels ; barley, ? 8,385 bushels ; oats, 57,325 bushels . Potatoes, 37,734 tons ; tobacco, 72 tons ; oaten hay, 900 tons. .. Return of amounts recieved from the sale of Crown Lauds in the district of Port Phillip, from the year 1837 to 1841 inclusively: — 1837— £3,712 14s. Oil.; 1838— £37,S94 12s. Id.; 1839— £59,994 14s. 7d. ; 1840— £217,127 10s. 5d. ; 1841-471,152 Is. 3d. ; total, £380,181 88s. 5d. Return of the amount of Auction duty paid into the Taeasury, at Melbourne, from 1837 to 1841 inclusively: 1837 — £22 1.5s. Id..; 1838— £59 JGs. 2d. ; 1839— £1,093 12s. 1OJ., 1840— £2,428 4s. Id.; 1841— ...