The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 53
Direct Steam Communication with Great Britain,
Direct Steam Communication with Great Britain,.
though not yet an accomplished fact, has made satisfactory progress during the past year. Arrangements have been made by which the first shipment of frozen meat will be despatched from Port Chalmers by a direct steamer in the course of this month.page 6
In connection with this subject very satisfactory progress is being made in removing the Bar at the Heads, and it is expected that this hitherto obstruction to the trade of this port will shortly be overcome.