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Ship News. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
Ship News. &nbsp; &nbsp; Yesterday sailed for the Cape, the brig John, with 9,000 bushels of wheat.--Passengers, A. Roberts, Esq.and Mrs. Ann Jamison. &nbsp; Yesterday also sailed, the Government brig Cyprus, Capt Welsh, with a number of male and 26 female prisoners, for Launceston. Capt. Welsh, we understand, is presented with a Commission, authorizing him to act as a Magistrate in the Straits, in which capacity alone he can act with effect in the apprehen- sion of the numerous runaways which infest that quarter. Average Price of Bread-5d. Currency. Sitting Magistrate-A. Moodie, Esq.
[?]ush rangers. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
&u?t>r¿mger0* There have been several exaggerated re- ports circulated in the course of the1 present week, as to the numbers and proceedings of the diffeient parties of bush-rangars, now again infesting the Island. We have made the most accurate enquiries, the result of which is, that there are three parties ont. One in the neighbourhood ofXtmnceston, another near the Clyde, 'and a thrra in the district ab'out Oyster Bay.! Mr. HEYWOOD, who h ii been so severely and" so repeatedly plunder* ed, was again attacked on -Satui day last;'bit the thieve* finding preparation made for their reception, retieaterl. A very alarming state- ment was made from oyster Bay, of a larçe party of armed m'en who'had been seen In that neighbourhood, but it is'believed by the the escape of a number' ?F prison-ers.frtW Ma- ria Island. Nothing W the sort has'taken place. Wecaution.our îpidersagaihsVsjyiiïg credit to the silly rumours óf'tlje ahînnïsrs, who for obvious purposes'are spreading';»'«* ...
TO ADVERTISERS & SUBSCRIBERS. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
TO ADVERTISERS & SUBSCRIBERS. The PROPRIETOR of this Journal beys to ill form hie advertising Friends and Subscribers, thal, in furtherance of the measures adopted ty other Establishments in the Colony t he has thus early reduced «j« Charges f>r advertisement* and for this Neunpaper as under: The Colonial Times, per annum £1 Ditto, in utliance, ditto .. 1 Ditto, ditto per quarter.. O Single Copies.'.. O Advertisements from 6 to 12 lines.. O Ditto, 6 lines and under .....0~ For every 3 lines above 12 lines .... O I' A. BENT, Proprietor. &lt; ,. Printed at the Colonial Times Office, Elizabeth street, Hobart Town, Van Diemen VL*nd. 0 0 14 8 8 8 1 0 4 0 2 6 0 6
BRITISH NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
iBiauflnsmrj*>?a if; FUNERAL O? THE EMPEROR.-St. Peters» burgh, Feb. 25.-file mortal remains of the late Emperor arrived, on the 14th of Febru- ary, in the village of Koloemenskoe, near Moscow, und were received by Prince Galitz in, Governor of Moscow, .Prince lsoukoff, ' Count Tolstoy, and a great number of per- ons of high rank, who, on the 15th at- tended, the procession to the cathedral of Moscow, into which the coffin was can ¡ed by s the Emperor's Aides de-camp. On the 16th the doors were opened to the impatient mul- titude: whoever was able, in the dreadful Íressure, to get near the coffin, prostrated imself, .and kissed it. The body continued to lie ¡n state on the 17th ; and on the 18th, at li in the morning, the procession set out to proceed towards St. Petersburgh. The merchants of Moscow have given 1,502 rubles as a present to the troops who kept guard by the Emperor's coffin. The nobility of Tula have ordered masses for the soul of the Em- peror to be performed for s...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
T O be SOLD, by AUCTION, by Mr. J. T. CoLLicoTT,at the Stores of Mr* (I. WAL- LACE, in Elizabeth-street, on. Wednesday next, the loth of July, at 12o'clock, with- out Reserve, the residue of the STOCK-IN TRADK, consisisting of boys and mens' hats, calicoes, prints, furniture prints, black bom- baseis, 'black and coloured bombasines, Nor- wich crapes, crape scarfs and shawls, colour ed shawls and scarfs, handkerchiefs, fus- tians, corduroy's, velveteens, fustian coatees, jackets and trowsers, blue jackets and trow- sers, white and striped shirts, duck1 trow- sers ; mull, cambric, and jaconet muslins; ladies' dresses, childrens' coloured and white frocks, woollen cords, bed-ticking, Qsnaburg, blue cloth, striped Florentines, waistcoats, stockings, beaver bonnets, blue nankeens, ribbands, writing. paper, tar, Brazil and negro-head tobacco, sugar, hyson-skin and souchong tea in chests and half-chests, cof- fee, vinegar, segars, gunpowder, pepper, twine, pickles, fish sauces, best Durham...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
©ofcermimtt tiegulatiottís. MB.THEofHtLUs FENTRILL is appointed District Constable of Launceston, vice William Horatio Biown, dismissed Mr. CHARLES JUABDVicKe has resigned the' Office of Chief Constable of the District Con- stable of the District of Norlolk Plains. THE Canteen in the Military Barracks, at Hobart Town, will be Let for 1 Year to the person offering the most advantageous Terms. Tenders will accordingly be received, at the Office of the acting Colonial Secretary, until Koon of Thursday, the 20th Instant. \V&lt; R. HAMILTON (acting) Col. Secretary. Commissariat Office, July 6, 1826. BAR LEY.--Required, at Launceston, a Quantity of Barley.-Tenders to be transmitted to Deputy Assistant Commissary .General HULL, on or before Monday, the 17th Instant. A.MOOÍME, A. C. G. jfrmft of Van mtmtn'ü Uanü. THE Public is informed, that, in Pursuance ' of the Resolution adopted at a General Meeting*of the Proprietors of this Establish- ment, and in order to meet the Views of Hi...
Colonial Times. HOBART TOWN: FRIDAY, JULY 14,1826. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
Colonial Times &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; HOBART TOWN: &nbsp; FRIDAY, JULY 14,1826. We have inserted a Letter from a Corres- pondent, on the subject of the unfortunate women who are confined in that abode of wretchedness, mis-called the Factory, which is well worth the attention of those in au- thority. It is a lamentable consideration, that when a female is unhappily consigned to transportation, she may say with the Italian Poet, that she leaves hope behind. Of all the &nbsp; evils which hypocricy and mock morality &nbsp; &nbsp; bring with them, and the catalogue is tole- rably extensive, by none are they more se- &nbsp; verely felt than by unhappy women, who having become subjected to the iron grasp of the Law, may also become subjected to the pitiless controul of a selfish and &nbsp; unfeeling race, who, setting at defiance the beautiful example exhibited to them by the great author of our religion, ...
Original Communication. To the Editor of the Colonial Times. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 14 July 1826
Original Communication. &nbsp; To the Editor of the Colonial Times. &nbsp; &nbsp; SIR, - I am extremely happy to find, that the mis-management of the female prisoners has of late attracted a small portion of your &nbsp; attention; and as it is to be hoped you will &nbsp; follow up your exertions, I contribute my share of information, just obtained, in order that you might glean what you think fit from it, and give it a place in your truly va- luable paper, in the hope that as no redress &nbsp; can be obtained tor these people here, their complaints may through you reach His Ma- jesty's Government at home. The enclosure, commonly and erroneously called the Fac- tory, is a regular prison in point of space ana personal restraint. Women are sent in there, having no other place to send them to - without any crime having been com- mitted by them, and there to wait until they can be assigned to a service; others are sent &nbsp; in for...
Ship News. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
Ship News. Sailed on Sunday last, the schooner Dar- ling, Captain Smith, for Launceston. Sailed on Monday last for Port Jackson, the brig Fairfield, Captain Work, with sundry merchandize, and several tons of potatoes. Passengers, Mr. and Mrs. Chapman, Mr. Brownlow, Mr. Dixon, and Mr. Hazard. Sailed on Wednesday last, the ship Henry, Captain Bunney, for Port Jackson. Price of Bread-5rf. Currency. Sitting Magistrate-J. Scott, Esq.
Emperial Parliament. (From the Representative, March 18.) HOUSE OF COMMONS, MARCH 17. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
imperial itavUametit» (From eke Representative, March l8.) HOUSE Ol'COMMONS, March 17. The House resolved itself into a Committee of hup ply. Mr. Horton moved the sum of AJU,342 for the expeuces of the Civil Esta- blishment of New 'South Wales. He ob- served« that the resources of this Colony were now almost adequate to meet the expendi- ture, and this would be the last vote which would be required. Mr. Hume was much gratified at what had fallen from the Honourable Gentleman, that there was a disposition to diminish the expen- diture, and he hoped that Government would persevere in that disposition. It was of the Greatest importance to make the Colonies ear as large a portion of these expences as their resource^ would permit, for so long as we continued to pay these expences, they would never try to take that honour out of our hands. It was a principle of human na- ture to act thus, and it would be foolish in th*e extreme to expect any thing else. If we withdrew the assistance we af...
Pribate Correspondence. Hobart Town, July 11,1826. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
Private Correspondence. &nbsp; Hobart Town, July 11, 1826. Gentlemen,-I have furnished myself with copies of the letters addressed by Mr. READ and Mr. EVANS (Nos. 2 and 3) to the acting Colonial Secretary, for your information, respecting the privileges attached to my stores at the Wharf; and they must convince you, that the Government is pledged not to grant allotments to any private individual, between the scite of my stores and the sea. It was in consequence of this pledge, pub- licly given by the late Lieutenant Governor, that I incurred a great expense in surround- ing my store with a mound, and giving it a front towards the sea, as well as towards Sullivan's Cove. The additional outlay which &nbsp; &nbsp; was thus made, at the express desire of the Lieutenant Governor, though very consider- able, is but a trifle compared with the ul- timate injury which I must sustain, by grant- ing to another the eligible situation which was refused to me. and which th...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
3M»rti0tm*ttt*. TO LET, for a term of years, the Estate of Walkinshaw, Upper Jerusalem, consist- ing of 1,200 Acres el excellent Land, 500 of which is very fine bottom Land, free from Timber, and ready for the Plough ; the Dis- tance is only 27 Miles on the main Road from Kangaroo Point to Launceston; the ground is divided by a fine Stream of Water. -This Estate stands almost unequalled in the Island for Grazing purposes.-A respectable Tenant may be accommodated with the use . I of Twenty fine Milch Cows, and a Team of excellent Working Bullocks.-Apply to Mr. Walkinshaw, Macquaiie-street._ BLACKSMITHS' SHOP.-To LET, a Black- smiths Shop, completely furnished with Tools, situated on Pen ric« Farm at the Coal River ; any industrious Man would meet with ample and luceratice Em ploy meut from the numerous respectable Settlers in the Neigh- bourhood. If desired a few Acres of Land, in an excellent state of Cultivation, would be Let with the above, Bent moderate.-Appli- cation to be made ...
To Advertisers and Subscribers. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
Co ftwmi** r* an* &ummm> _, _ ----- Sterling' The Colonial Times, per annum £2 0 0 Ditto, in advance», ditto ; .. 1 14 8 Ditto, ditto per quarter ..088 Single Copiée. 0 1° Advertisements from 6 to 12 lines .. 0 4 0 Ditto, fi lines and under.0 2 8 For every 3 lines above 12 lines ...» 0 0 6 6^ Several Advertisements are unavoidably omitted for want of room. t. . a j ^d.BairT, Proprietor. Pnnted at the Colonial Times Office, Elizabeth street, Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land. Letters to be post-paid.-Advertisements °' six lines, 2s. 6d.-Price, in advance, 8s. 8a. per Quarter.
Laureutable Catastrophe. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
Lamentable Catastrophe. We lament exceedingly to state, that the fine Colonial schooner Sally, Captain Crab- tree, belonging to Captain Wilson, of this port, which sailed from hence on the 24th ult., for Waterhouse Island, has been lost. There were eighteen passengers, including women and children, on board; fifteen of &nbsp; whom, we lament to add, are reported to have perished. They were principally me- chanics and their families, in the employ of the Horse Company, the management of whose affairs is placed in the hands of Mr B. B. Thomas, who charterted the Sally to convey these people and various agricultural implements to form their new establishment, opposite that Island. The vessel dragged her anchors, and struck on a reef of rocks, not laid down in any of the charts, near Water- house Island. Among the survivors are, Cap- tain Crabtree, Mr. Henry Widdowson, Mr. Kingdon Cleeve, and two sailors, who took to the long boat, and arrived safe at Laun- ceston. The names of ...
Colonial Times. HOBART TOWN: FRIDAY, JULY 21, 1826. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
Colonial Times. HOBART TOWN: FRIDAY, JULY 21, 1826. In our last, we communicated to the Pub- lic, the information which we have so long anticipated, and which we have done our utmost to prepare the public mind to re- ceive as being inevitable, that the British Government has at length decided upon obliging the Colony of New South Wales to support its own Civil Establishment. We say the Colony of New South Wales, because, although the Government Official Gazette (which of course it must be supposed has the best information on these mattet s, but which unfortunately invariably on all subjects of importance, displays the most lamentable ig- norance) has announced in ^ a miserable, whining, crying, groaning article, that the Parliamentary vote which produced the Íiledge (rom Mr. Horton, that the Colony of sew ¡routh Wales should hencefoith maintain its own Civil Establishment, includes also this Colony of Vaii'Dicmen's Land. In our announcement of this event in our last, we limited our ...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 21 July 1826
tífomm ¿variât (LTontracf0. CONTACTS FOR LAUNCESTON, Quarter commencing 25th June and ending 24th September : Meat.-Thomas Massey, 10,000 lb. at 3d. and William Field, 40,000 lbs. at 3¿d.per lb. Bread.-Robert Waddingham, Quantity required for Troops,Gaol, &c. at Id. 15-lGths and2fd. per lb. _George Hull, D. A. C. G. ~**tanfc of Van Diemen'** ?UttiL NOTICE is hereby given to the Stockhold- ers of the Bank of Van Diemen's Land, that IO per Cent.,due on each Share, taken under the Resolution passed on the 9th July J825, is directed to be paid on or before the 1st Day of August next, and the further Payment ÍMonthly on the first Monday in each-Month) of 10 per Cent, until.the Eighth Instalment is paid. By Order J the Direclorsy 'John Gardiner, Secretary. üanfc pi Fan mitmtwt ?ianïï. THE Proprietors of this Establishment are requested to meet at the Bank, on Tues- day, the 1st of August, at 11 o'clock, to declare the Half-yearly Dividend, and other purposes. John Gardiner, Secret...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 28 July 1826
- &lt;£limmi00artat 23eyattment. |10NTACTS FOR LAUNCESTON, Quarter i commencing 25th June and ending 24th beri /¡>te tEAlr»-Thomas Massey, 10,000 lb. at 3d. William Field, 40,000 lbs. at 3¿d.perlb. BREAD.-Robert Waddingham, Quantity quired for Troops, Gaol, &cat Id. 15-16ths 4 2»d. per lb. GEORGE HULL, D. A. C. &lt;?. ' %a$nwitifttt Curf üTlufc. AT a IvtEETING, held at the New Inn, Jericho, on the 4th April, 1826, JAMES Cox, Esq.j, J. P. in the Chair, the follow- ing Résolutions were unanimously entered into :-Resolved) 1.-Thatta Tasmanian Turf Club be formed. 2.-That'the number of Members compos- ing the Tas/manian Turf Club be limited to Fifty, and Ichat all Candidates for Admission be nominated by one Member of the Club, and ballotted for at the first Meeting of the Committee. 3.-That the Subscription for the first year be Seven Guineas, and for the future years Three Guineas ; and the following Gentlemen, on becoming Members of the Tasmanian Turf Club,...
Lamentable Shipwreck. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 28 July 1826
LAMENTABLE SHIPWRECK We last week briefly reported the loss of &nbsp; the Colonial schooner Sally, of this port, be- longing to Capt. W. WILSON. By letters since received from Launceston, it appears that she was lost, on the 30th ult., between Swanport and Waterhouse Island. The ves- &nbsp; sel, it appears, was wrecked within a short distance of the shore, as will appear from the following extract from a letter from one of the survivors :-- &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; " I am very sorry to inform you of our sad misfortune. We have lost our vessel and 13 hands. I have lost my poor wife. I held her in my arms, on board the wreck, for five hours, while the sea was beating over us mountains high ; and, while I was myself al- most lifeless, she died in my arms. I then jumped overboard, and fortunately reached the shore, where I lay for some hours before I recovered. Ten of us were washed ashore, after being in the most perilous situation on the wreck from ...
To Subscribers. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 28 July 1826
Co £ufj0mDir0. 1 Our Port Dalrymple Subscribers are inform'm ed, that, as Mr. BOSTOCK has removed from ^ Launceston to his farm, Mr. STOCKER will in future receive the payment of their Accounts in the County »f Cornwall. Our half-yearly billi having been furnished, we therefore take Mt opportunity of requesting that they may be paid io Mr. Stocker, who is hereby authorized tv give acquittances accordingly. Our other Subscribers, who have had their bills rendered up to June last, are requested if settle the same. Ö3T For remainder of Advertisements, *& Supplement. J * ?¡5¡¡¡ÍÍÍÍS¡ASS¡5¡SS555¡¡55»555535 A. BUST, Proprietor. i,, Printed at the Colonial Times ORÍCP, Elizabeth' street, Hobart Town, Van iDiemen's Land. Letters to be post-paid.-Advertisements y »ir lines, 2sí 6d-Price, in advance, 8s.(8d per Quarter.
Sydney News. [Newspaper Article] — Colonial Times and Tasmanian Advertiser — 28 July 1826
Sydney News. By the Doncaster we have received Letters and Newspapers from Sydney to the 16th in- stant. Their contents are of considerable im- &nbsp; portance. We lament that we have not room this week to make extracts from that truly Independent Paper, The Australian, which pre-eminently excels all its competitors in every qualification for which a Journal is va- luable. In our next we shall make as copious extracts as our limits will permit. The fol- lowing is a summary of the leading matters of importance :-A. Legislative Act of six clauses, was passed on the 12th July, by which the Order of Council making spanish dollars a legal tender is repealed, and all bills, notes &c. payable in that coin are now no longer more than contracts, and sub- ject to the law thereon. English sterling money is made to be a legal tender for Spa- nish dollars at 4s. 4d. each, and all notes are &nbsp; prohibited for a less sum than £1 sterling. That this order will be produc...