Prices in 1855

For the benefit of readers interested in comparative statistics, I include the following report of prices at the Christmas Market of 1855:- Oats, 10d. To 1/- per stone Wheat 16/- to 17/- per cwt Barley 8/- to 9/- Potatoes 51/2d per stone Beef 5d. To 6d. Per lb Mutton 4d. To 5d. Per lb Pork 51/2d to 61/2d per lb In the same year, Jameson's whiskey was being sold by Messrs. M.H. Owens & Co. of High Street at 14/- per gallon for 6 years old and 10/- per gallon for 3 years old.

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