Page 1 of 26 Jun 1880 Issue of Colonies And India in London, Middlesex

See the full image with a free trial.

Start for Free
Want a high-quality poster of this page? Add to Cart

Read an issue on 26 Jun 1880 in London, Middlesex and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Colonies And India.

Browse Colonies And India

How to Find What You Are Looking for on This Page

We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 26 Jun 1880 Colonies And India in London, Middlesex. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.

Colonies And India (Newspaper) - June 26, 1880, London, Middlesex And weekly newspaper registered at the general Post office for transmission abroad. No. 410. London saturday june 26, 1880. Price sixpence. Flame of Good Hope Natal a Zanzibar and East african Royal mail Union steam ship company s packets will sail As follows for the South african ports calling at Madeira Steamer. From Southampton. 1 prom Plymouth. German. Thursday july 1 Friday july 2 roman. Friday july 9 sat., july 10 nubian. Thursday july 15 Friday july 16 the roman will continue the direct service to Algoa Bay and Natal calling at Cape town and East London to land passengers Only. Apply at the company s offices Oriental place Southampton or 11 Leaden Hall Street London. Pape of Good Hope and Natal Royal mail mail Castle packets company s steamers Load in East India Dock Basin London and will sail As under calling at Madeira outward. Steamer. From London. From Dartmouth. Duart Castle Dublin Castle. Dunrobin Castle saturday july 3 Friday july 9 Friday july 23 july 1 july i july 20 homeward. From Capo town for Plymouth bal Crul Castle. Tuesday july 27 Conway Castle tuesday August 10 Dublin Castle. Tuesday August 24 and passengers will be taken by the Dublin Castle and cargo by the Dun Robin Castle for conveyance by the company s Branch mail Steamer from Cape town to Mauritius. Apply to Donald Cupric and co., 4 Bonchurch Street London . Team Australia in forty u following Royal mail steamships Are appointed to leave London calling at Plymouth for Adelaide semaphore Melbourne and Sydney direct and will take passengers for All ports in Australia Tasmania and new zealand. Tons horse Gross Power sailing Register effective. Date. S. S. John elder 4,152____ 3,500 july 7 s. S. Sorata. 4,0143,500 july 21 s. S. Cuzco. 3,845 3,600 aug. 4 the above steamers have been specially fitted for carrying All classes of passengers through the tropics on Long voyages and the passages hitherto made Are the fastest on record. from fourteen guineas upwards. The accommodation and appointments for All classes of passengers Are of the completes character and an experienced surgeon and a stewardess will be carried by each Steamer. For further particulars apply in London to f. Green & co., 13 Fenchurch Avenue . Anderson. Anderson & co., 5 Fenchurch Avenue ., joint managers of the line. British India a and passenger steamships to Zanzibar Kurra Chiee and persian Gulf also Ceylon Madras and Calcutta. Kurkchee and persian Gulf line tons. . Agra. 1,907 200 july 8 Patna. 1,780 200 aug. 5 Canara. 1,903 220 sept. 2 Arcot. 1,782 200 sept. 30 Colombo Madras and Calcutta line tons. . Dorunda 3,000 400 june 29 Eldorado. 3,332 450 july 19 Almora. 2,608 346 aug. 8 Manora. 8,242 500 aug. 28 every Comfort for an Indian voyage. Passengers and cargo booked through from London to All the important ports on coast of India Burmah and persian Gulf and conveyed to destination by the company s mail steamers. Apply to Gray Dawes & co., 13 Austi friars or to Gellatly Hankey sewer & co., 61 pall mall and 109 Leaden Hall Street. Immigration to Allan Royal mail steamers leave Liverpool every thursday and every alternate tuesday for Canada and the United states. Pamphlets on Canada Manitoba and the North a est territory and also on Minnesota Dakota Kansas and Nebraska supplied free on application. The steamers of this line afford the greatest amount of Comfort to All classes of passengers being Replete with every modern improvement. For particulars apply to any agent of the line or to Allan Brothers & co., 19 James Street Liverpool. Colonies. A Young Man experienced and successful business manager desiring a More Active life is anxious to obtain an appointment abroad in some capacity in which he would be actively employed a demand made on his physical energies and where his past experience might be of service. Strict attention to employer s interests. Testimonials and if required Security. Kindly address in first instance Alpha care of James Knght Esq., ship Chandler Dundee Scotland. The t a s m a n i a. Board of immigration in Tasmania Issue Bounty tickets in the Colony for the introduction of emigrants from the United kingdom on the following terms for a family ticket including a Man and his wife with All their children under 12 years of age at the time of embarkation. Ͽ�15 for a ticket for a single female. Ͽ�5 for a ticket for a single male. Ͽ�10 All children of 12 years of age and upwards at the time of embarkation Are to be considered a adults and must each have a separate single ticket. The holders of these tickets Are conveyed free of expense from the port of embarkation to Hobart town or Launceston As May be desired by the Emigrant. The agents of the Board in London Are " the emigrants and colonists Aid corporation limited 25 Queen Anne s Gate Westminster to whom All applications for " land order warrants As Well As general information about the Colony should be made. These agents have Power to Issue warrants for land on the following terms  the agent shall Issue to each approved Emigrant who has not previously resided in the Colony and who pays the full Cost of his family s passage out warrant Wiloh will entitle the Holder to receive from the emigration agent in Tasmania a land order to the value of �18 for each member of the family above 15 years of age and �9 for each member above 12 months and under 15 years old and these land orders will to received by the government As payment for any Crown lands that the Emigrant May buy after Hill arrival. The acts also empower the immigration Board to permit any person who has paid his own and family s passage Money As Cabin or intermediate passenger to demand within a year after his arrival in the Colony a land certificate entitling him to select 30 acres of land for himself 20 for his wife if he has one and 10 for each child. And for these lands a Grant will Issue after five years residence but the order will not be forfeited by the death of the Emigrant or his absence if his family remain in the Colony. Applications for passages to Tasmania should be Mode to the undermentioned agents for messes. Money Wigram & sons limb of steamers messes. Allport & Morgan. 7 Leaden Hall Street. i Blu a. Notes. Payable All the world Over. S. W. Silver & co. Issue circular Kotos in duplicate payable at their correspondent son demand throughout Australia and new zealand Asia Africa and America. Pull particulars on application at Sun court 67 Cornhill London London and Lancashire life Assurance company. Head office London Leaden Hall Street. Canadian Branch. Montreal chief office 42 St. John Street. Chairman lion. Donald a. Smith . Manager William Robertson. Australasian branches. Chairman Hon. James service. . Melbourne chief office 9 Market buildings William Street. Secretary to. W. Moule. Sydney office new Pitt Street. Agents a. H. Mackenzie & co. Adel al de a gent h. D. Gouge. India. Calcutta chief office 1a., Lall Bazaar. General Ai int and Secretary a. B. . Bomba Macfarlane & Gilbert. Madras Wilson & co. Rangoon Stuart punch & co. Every facility Given by the Home Ofhie to its branches As above to accept lives on the spot. Kates of Premium for India and China greatly reduced. B3 order of the Board w. P. Clip Eliugh manager. Pc ens fire office Lombard Street and Charing Cross London. Established 178 2. With. Agencies in All principal towns of the colonies India China & Japan trustees and directors. John Edward Bovill Esq. Decimus Burton Esq. The Hon. James Byng. John Clutton Esq. Octavius de. Coope Esq., . John Coope Davis Esq. George Arthur Fuller Esq. Charles Emanuel Goodhart Esq. , Osgood Hanbury Esq. M. Rohde Hawkins Esq. Sir John Lubbock bart., ., Charles Thomas Lucas Esq. John Stewart Oxley Esq. Charles Rivaz Esq. Dudley Robert Smith Esq. We. James Thompson Esq. A udi lors. Walter Bird Esq. The lord William Brook Phipps. Joseph Francis Lescher Esq. John j. Broomfield Secretary. Francis b. Macdonald assistant Secretary. Insurances against loss by fire Are effected by the Phoenix company upon every description of property in every part of the world on the most favourable terms. The promptitude and liberality with which its engagements Are always met by this company Are Well known and the importance of its relations with the Public May be estimated from the fact that since its establishment it has paid in discharge of claims for losses by fire More than twelve millions abyssinian Gold jewellery is the Only imitation which cannot be detected from real Gold jewellery possessing qualities so Long needed and desired in imitation Gold jewellery Viz superiority of finish and elegance of design. It received a prize medal for its superiority Over All other imitation jewellery. Also the new imitation diamonds the greatest Novelty prismatic hues marvellous brilliancy. Illustrated catalogues forwarded Pottee on application to Lionel and Alfred Pyke. Head offices-4 & 5 Union Bank buildings Ely place Holborn circus . Retail establishments 153, hs3a Cheapside 68 Fleet Street 24 Kino William Street 88 Regent Street Royal polytechnic and Alexandra Palace. Agents in India wanted for Sale of above goods. Queensland emigration. The next ship the " Dun Hati Castle will sail from Plymouth to Bris Hack on the 15th july with nominated passengers single women and a few farm labourers. For handbook and forms of application apply to the agent general for Queensland 82 Charing Cross London . " the resources of Queensland by Jas. Bonwick f.r.g.s., forwarded Post five for is., by g. Street & co., 30 Cornhill London . Six per cent. Debentures. New zealand. Provincial District of Wellington. Wanganui Harbour Board loan of �100,000, in six per cent. Debentures. First Issue �60,000. Abridged prospectus. The National Bank of new zealand limited Are empowered As agents for the Wanganui Harbour Board to negotiate the Sale of �60,000 of debentures of the above loin the total amount authorised to be raised under the above named acts being �100,000. Tho Harbour Board have agreed that until they can show a surplus Revenue proportionally As Largo As appears in the present prospectus Tho balance of the loan �40,000 will not be issued. The debentures Bear interest at Tho rate of 6 per cent per annul commencing from 1st june 1880, payable by Coupon half yearly on 1st december and 1st june in each year at the National Bank of new zealand Limite London. The debentures Are repayable to bearer on june 1, 1905, at the National Bank of new zealand Limite London and the Harbour Board will form n sinking fund at the rate of 1 per cent per annul. Tho present loan is secured by the rents tolls and dues of the Wanganui Harbour Board and also by land set apart by the general Assembly of new zealand As an endowment. Tho Harbour Board state their assets on december 31,1879, at �139,098 los. 8d, against liabilities and contingent liability on contract in Progress �47,302 16s. Their estimated surplus balance of income after paying interest and sinking fund on present loan of a 0,000, is Stabej at �1,305, which would to further augmented by rent of land estimated at �1,941. Tenders will be received by Tho National Bank of new zealand limited87 Lombard Street until two o clock on monday june 28, Whon they will to opened by the directors in the presence of such applicants As May choose to attend. The debentures will be allotted to the highest bidders but no tender will be received at less than �95 for every �100 of the debentures. Payment will be required As follows �5 per cent on application and the balance on july 12 next when the debentures will to ready for delivery. Prospectuses and forms of tender May be obtained at the National Bank of new zealand limited and of their brokers messes. Mullens Marshall & co., 4 Lombard Street . Official documents and statistics relating to the loan May also be seen at 37 Lombard Street. The National Bank of new zealand limited37 Lombard Street London june 19, 1880. New zealand. Or. Vesey Stewart s special Settle third party will leave for Tau Ranga direct in the lady Jocelyn the finest ship afloat on september 25 next. A most favourable Opportunity is thus afforded to gentlemen with fixed incomes retired military officers capitalists and Farmers. Apply to g. Vesey Stewart al Cecil Street strand or Shaw Savith & co., 31 Leaden al Street London. Or. St wait s pamphlet giving full information of Tho Colony and settlement will to sent Post free on application As above. New zealand. To Farmers. Gentlemen s sons with capital guardians sic. A Block of land has been pet apart within Tho " Manchester special settlement seventy five Miles North of Wellington for Tho Mettle it of a number of Young gentlemen with capital of from �2,000 to �10,000 each on favourable terms. Good opportunities will be Given for the Purchase of Laud and facilities for gaining colonial experience. For further particulars apply to the Secretary " Emigrant and colonists Aid corporation limited chairman his Grace the Duke of Man Chester 25 Queen Anne to Gate Westminster

Search All Newspapers in London, Middlesex

Advanced Search

Search Courier

Search the Colonies And India Today with a Free Trial

We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research. With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.

Not Finding What You Were Looking for on This Page of The Colonies And India?

People find the most success using advanced search. Try plugging in keywords, names, dates, and locations, and get matched with results from the entire collection of newspapers at NewspaperArchive!

Looking Courier

Browse Newspapers

You can also successfully find newspapers by these browse options. Explore our archives on your own!

By Location

By Location

Browse by location and discover newspapers from all across the world.

Browse by Location
By Date

By Date

Browse by date and find publications for a specific day or era.

Browse by Date
By Publication

By Publication

Browse old newspaper publications to find specific newspapers.

Browse by Publication
By Collection

By Collection

Browse our newspaper collections to learn about historical topics.

Browse by Collection