Title: The Melbourne Advertiser, Port Phillip
Date: February 5th 1838.
Accession Number: MS13486
Image Number: pp0026-001-0 List | Thumbnails | Image | Zoom | Transcript

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The
Melbourne Advertiser
Port Phillip Australia
Written for, and Published by, John P Fawkner
Monday the 5th of February, 1838, Melbourne
No. 6 Vol. 1st

Geelong Trader
The well Known
Schooner Lapwing will Sail
regularly between the above
Port and Melbourne leaving
the latter place every tenth day
For Freight or Passage
The Master on Board
Apply to / or to - W. F. A. Rucker
Queenstreet Melbourne 29 Decm 37
Notice
From 100 to 2000 feet of good
Cedar at 6 pence per foot 20,000
Shingles at 20/ per 1000 Window
Sills of Sydney Stone and large
Size worked or rough.
2000 - 5 - feet Split Paling for
Sale of V D Land manufacture
at 12/ per 100 they are ready
for delivery orders on V D Land
will be taken in payment
of the above
John P Fawkner
On Sale
A quantity of Superior New
Zealand Pine in Log and
in flooring Boards Apply to
Mr Horatio Cooper Melbourne
or to Mr Hugh McLean W Town
For Sydney
The Schooner Sarah
Captain William Winkworth
will be ready to leave for the
above Port about the middle
of next month
For Freight or Passage
Apply to - W. F. A. Rucker
Melbourne 24 Jany 38 Agent
Blacksmith & Farrier
Adjoining Fawkners Hotel
All work of the above branches
performed quickly and neatly
Horses Shod Cash 7-0
Do - Credit 9-0
All other work in proportion

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