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SHIPPING.
 
BELFAST.
 
DAILY SAILINGS (SUNDAYS EXCEPTED), VIA BARROW.
 
Train in connection with Steamer leaves Whitehaven at 5.40 p.m.  The Service will be greatly improved on and after June 1st.  Through Bookings of all Classes of Traffic.  Special Cheap Week-end Tickets.
 
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DOUGLAS.
 
DAILY SAILINGS (Sundays Excepted), VIA BARROW.
 
(Express Passenger Service OInly)
 
Commencing May 19th.
 
Trains in connection with Steamer leaves Whitehaven at 11.30 a.m.  IMPORTANT NOTICE - The Magnificent New Express Steamer, "DUCHESS OF DEVONSHSIRE" will be on the Service on May 19th, 20th, and 22nd, and also during July, August, and September.  There will be "Extra" Sailings every Saturday, July 8th to Sept. 2nd.
 
Particulars may be obtained from Furness Railway, Whitehaven;  or
 
JAMES LITTLE & CO.,
                                    BARROW-IN-FURNESS.
 
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CASTLE LINE - CAPE and NATAL MAILS.
WEEKLY SERVICE for the GOLDFIELDS of SOUTH AFRICA.
THE CASTLE COMPANY'S STEAMERS leave LONDON (East India Dock Basin, Blackwall) every Friday and Sail from Southhampton every SATURDAY.
 
STEAMERS                   VIA              LONDON          SOUTHHAMPTON
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*Pembroke Castle   Cans.&St.Helena    May 19              May 20
Norham Castle        Madeira                 May 26              May 27
Arundel Castle        Canaries                June 2               June 3
*Lismore Castle      Lis.,Mad.,&Cans.    June 7               June 8
Dunbegan Castle    Madeira                  June 9               June 10
Avondale Castle     Cans.&St.Helena     June 16             June 17
**For Mauritius and Beira.
 
Return Tickets for all Ports.
 
Free Tickets by "Castle" Express from Waterloo to Southampton.
 
Apply to DONALD CURRIE & CO., 3, Fenchurch-street, E.C.;  or to
JOHN ROTHERY, West Strand, Whitehaven
T. PAWSON, Clough, Yeathouse, Frizington
J. J. WILSON, 67 Market-place, Cleator Moor
F. H. SUMPTON, Station-road, Workington
R. H. BEEBY, Post-Office, Cleator.
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UNION LINE MAIL STEAMERS to GOLDFIELDS of SOUTH AFRICA, NATAL, and EAST AFRICA, and MADEIRA and TENERIFE (Twin Screw Fleet.)
 
DEPARTURES from SOUTHAMPTON EVERY SATURDAY.
 
Mexican        Via Madeira        May 20
Guelph          Via Tenerife        May 27
Moor             Via Madeira        June 3
Gaul              Via Tenerife        June 10
Briton            Via Madeira        June 17
Gaika            Via Tenerife        June 24
 
Return Tickets Issued to All Ports.
Free Railway Tickets by Union Expresses from London to Southampton.  Cheap Rail Tickets for Passengers' Friends.
 
Apply to UNION SS CO., 14, Cockspur-street, S.W. and SOUTH AFRICA HOUSE, 94 to 98, Bishopsgate-street, London E.C. or to
 
JOHN ROTHERY, West Strand, Whitehaven
ISAAC SANDWITH, Falcon-street, Workington
R. H. BEEBY, Post-Office, Cleator
J. HODGSON, 166, Main-street, Frizington
R. SPRAGUE, Lapstone-road, Millom
J. J. WILSON, 67 Main-street, Egremont
JOSEPH GILLIAT, Post-Office, Cleator Moor.
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ALLEN LINE
ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS
 
To CANADA and the UNITED STATES.
 
SAILINGS FROM LIVERPOOL
 
s.s. Numidian..........for Quebec and Montreal............May 25
s.s. Californian........for Quebec and Montreal.............June  1
s.s. Siberian..... for St. John's, N.F. & Halifax.............June  3
s.s. Gallia...............for Quebec and Montreal.............June  8
 
Saloon Fares from £10;  2nd Cabin, £7;  Steerage, £5.  Through tickets to all points at special rates.
 
CANADA - Handlocks, maps, rates, and full particulars free on application to ALLEN BROTHERS & CO., 19, James-street, Liverpool;
JOHN ROTHERY, Ship Broker, West Strand, Whitehaven;
J. J. WILSON, 67, Main-street, Egremont.
 
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AMERICAN LINE.
 
UNITED STATES MAIL STEAMERS
SOUTHAMPTON - NEW YORK SERVICE.
SATURDAYS, at Noon.
 
Highest Class accommodation for Second Cabin and Steerage Passengers.
 
LIVERPOOL - PHILADELPHIA SERVICE every WEDNESDAY
 
LIVERPOOL - PHILADELPHIA, calling at Queenstown every THURSDAY
 
Passengers and Goods are landed at Philadelphia on the Wharf of the Pennsylvania Railroad, which has the Shortest and most Direct Route to all places in the Western States.
 
Apply to RICHARDSON, SPENCE, & CO., Southampton or Liverpool
JOHN ROTHERY, Shipping Agent, West Strand, Whitehaven
JNO J. WILSON, Chemist, 67, Main-street, Egremont
ISAAC SANDWITH, Falcon-street, Workington
JOSEPH KENDALL, 105, Crosby-street, Maryport
J. B. HODGSON, 166, Main-street, Frizington
WM. R. POLLARD, 26, High-street, Cleator Moor
WM. MCLEAN, 11, Market-square, Cleator Moor.
 
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ANCHOR LINE
CARRYING THE UNITED STATES MAILS
 
GLASGOW TO NEW YORK
 
CITY OF ROME, Saturday, May 20.
 
Anchoria..................May 25
Furnessia................June  1
Ethiopia..................June 10
City of Rome...........June 17
 
Saloon, Second Class, and Steerage at Lowest Rates.
Through Rates to all parts of America.
 
LIVERPOOL TO BOMBAY AND CALCUTTA.
 
Regular Weekly Sailings.  Splendid Accommodation.
 
Full Particulars on Application to HENDERSON BROTHERS, 47, Union-street, Glasgow;  17, Water-street, Liverpool;  or to Local Agents.
 
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WHITEHAVEN TO and FROM RAMSEY.
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THE ISLE OF MAN COMPANY'S ROYAL MAIL STEAMSHIPS
MONA'S ISLE
MONA'S QUEEN
BEN-MY-CHREE
KING ORRY
SNAEFELL
TYNWALD
PEVERIL
FENELLA
DOUGLAS
ELLAN VANNIN
 
is appointed to sail at or after the hours as under (unless prevented by any unforeseen occurrence, and weather prermitting): --
 
FROM WHITEHAVEN
(With Cargo for Douglas)
Tuesday, May   2, 1-0 a.m.
Tuesday, May 16, 1-0 a.m.
Monday,  May 29, 12 night
 
FROM RAMSEY.
 
Mond'y, May 1, 12-45 noon
Mond'y, May 15, 12-30 noon
Mond'y, May 29, 11-45 a.m.
 
SINGLE FARE:  Cabin, 6s;  Fore Cabin 3s
RETURN TICKETS: available for two Calendar Months:  Cabin 10s;  Fore Cabin 5s.
 
NOTE. --  Goods received at Whitehaven Loading Berth on day of sailing up to one hour before sailing time, but not after six p.m.
 
This is the quickest, shortest, and best route to and from Scotland, and the North of England - fast trains connecting to all the principal towns.
 
Average passage under three hours.  Passengers land and embark at each port without small boats.
 
The Company hereby give notice of any irregularity that may take place in the sailing of the steamers.
With liberty to tow and assist vessels in distress.
 
AGENTS.
 
Whitehaven......GEORGE NELSON & SONS, Shipbrokers.
Ramsey.............W. H. SKILLICORN, Steam-packets Office.
Douglas.............THOS.  P. ELLISON
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CUNARD LINE
FIVE AND A THIRD DAY PASSAGES.
 
ROYAL MAIL VIA QUEENSTOWN.
 
REDUCED FARES
LIVERPOOL TO NEW YORK
 
Aurania and Servia - Saloon £10;  Second Cabin £7
Etruria and Umbria - Saloon £12;  Second Cabin £7 10s
Campania and Lucania - Saloon £15;  Second Cabin £8.
 
LIVERPOOL TO BOSTON
 
Saloon £9;   Second Cabin £7
 
Ten Per Cent. Reduction on Saloon Return Tickets, and Five Per Cent. on Second Cabin Return Tickets.
 
FOR NEW YORK.
LUCANIA.........MAY 20
AURANIA........MAY 23
ETRURIA.........MAY 27
 
FOR BOSTON
PAVONIA........MAY 16
SYLVANIA......MAY 23
CEPHALONIA.MAY 30
 
Third Class Passengers at Low Rates, those by Boston Steamers Booked to New York, Philadelphia, and Baltimore without extra charge.  Third Class Outfit Free.
 
THE CUNARD STEAMSHIP COMPANY, LIMITED, 8, Water-street, Liverpool
 
AGENTS.
 
JOHN ROTHERY, West Strand, Whitehaven
J. J. WILSON, Chemist, Egremont
WM. R. POLLARD, 26, High-street, Cleator Moor.
 
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