The amount of revenue colleoted at tht-Custnm-houHe on gJoda clfl»r«'' ko-<*»r for <win--umntion wap: Customs L 603 8a Gl, primage LlO 12a 4J ; total, L 616 0* lOd. To meet the increased dun\nd in the frozen matton trade, tho New Zea'and Shipping Companv have arranged for a larae eirno steamer, 25,000 carcases rapacity and 5 000 bales wool space, to load in the oloDy next January. MINING NOTP. The excitement occasioned by the success of tho Big Beach Go!d Dredging Company continues, and shares arc in vciy activo demand at high prices. The directois have had before them a prop sal to sell their prrperty to a larger cotnpa- y. and decided to accept it as soon as the fuimal steps empowering them to do to can be taktn. The objuct of tbis company is to further develop tho undoubtedly rich claims by placing several more dredges at work and making arrangements to fully utilise the many advantages the situation of the property affords. The large extent cf ground easily worked, and the proved lichness of the beaches, give assurance of a continuation of the lcturns now being obtained from the property.
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COMMERCIAL., Evening Star, Issue 7993, 23 August 1889
COMMERCIAL. Evening Star, Issue 7993, 23 August 1889
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