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[2. Exports and Tonnage from Quebec, from 1802 to 1809, both inclusive, but not including those

from Gaspé or New Carlisle ; transmitted by the Committees of Trade at Quebec and Montreal, to their Agent in London, Nathaniel Atcheson, Esq.

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Cwt. 9350 Bushels. 1802 -- 197

32,999 1,010,033 28,301922,051424 1803 - 175 30,483 360,892 15,43217,581 1,605 1804 .173

793201,543 14,319 to 21,255 286 1805 20170: 26,506 $122,016 18,590 26,462

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la 96,908 10,997 | 23,6596,191 1807 - 23942,295231,543 20,442 28,047 7,181 1808 - 334 70,275 186,708 1537,441 32,587 52,934 1809

434 87,825 228,016 720,726 35,860 20060,776

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Pieces. 586,949

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836 17,832 13,688 47,810 62,453 27,467

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1,778 11,579 130,915 154,967

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Pieces.

6,833 6,156

Pieces. 401 618 886 188 207

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23,808
31,141
23,796
14,275
55,687
46,801
9,530
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19,855
17,465
20,267
15,246
12,297
8,390
7,130
5,562

11,148 12,062 11,567 11,431 14,872 9,214 9,108 2,010

Deer.

Racoon.

184,388 200,979 249,050 313,843 212,037 166,366 103,875 84,270

147,582 152,333 178,479 124,319 125,622

79,174 223,307 52,246

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Wolves.

1,923

1,482

637 1,100 1,324

783 1,045 662 86

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5,596
8,284
4,558
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1,408
1,318
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Musquash.

Kitts.

Buff Robes.

Squirrels.

5,719

2,000

26,289 78,625 90,199 66,127 16,847

1,750 6,513 16,996

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Souchong tea, so much used in England, is United States. In 1807, the following quantity scarcely known at Quebec; execrable bohea sells was imported from those countries : from 25. to 3s. 6d. Teas are brought in large From Great Britain and her colonies, quantities from the United States. In 1807 the Leaf Tobacco

151,578 lbs. importation of that article was 42,000 lbs.; while Manufactured do. -1,145 the importation from England was only 4500 lbs.

152,723 This is occasioned by their procuring teas cheaper

From the United States, from the United States than from England, Leaf Tobacco

120,747 lbs. though they are greatly inferior in quality.

Manufactured do. 51,082 Coffee and chocolate are drank principally by Snuff

16,058 the French inhabitants. The quantity imported

187,887 in 1807 was 19,598 lbs. of coffee from Great Bria tain and her colonies, and 8070 lbs. chocolate Difference in favour of the United States 35,164 from the United States, where manufactories of it are established. Both these articles are of in Thus it appears, that the United States have ferior quality, and are retailed upon an average had the advantage of Great Britain in the exporat 2s. per lb.

tation of manufactured tobacco and snuff, to the Manufactories of soap and candles are esta- amount of 65,995 lbs.,

amount of 65,995 lbs., and upon the whole article blished at Quebec, and those articles are sold of tobacco to the amouut of 35,164 lbs. Leaf nearly at the same price as in London; if any tobacco sells from 9d. to 1s., and the manufactured thing, rather higher. Ihe country-people make from ls. 6d. to 2s. their own soap and candles.

Salt is procured chiefly from Liverpool. In Tobacco, notwithstanding it is cultivated by 1807, upwards of 220,000, bushels were imported. almost every farmer in Canada, yet is imported The preceding winter there was a great scarcity in large quantities both from England and the of that article ; and the last ship which arrived]

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