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HARBOUR LIGHTS. The highest tides of the year occurred on Sunday and Monday. Fortunately, they were not accompanied by wind, so that- no damage wa; done to anything. The Inner Harbour looked exceedingly well on Monday evening at high water, and a cummon remark was to the effect "that it was a pity we could not always have such, a depth and spread, that would admit of vessels draw ing 22 or 23 feet of water entering the North Dock. -0- Spite of the high tides, trade is poor at the North. Dock. The coal trade has not recovered from, the effects of the fear of a strike. -0- The Copperworks and Great Western Docks are busy, the former very much so, .with im- ports exports other than coal. Trade is determined to the Copperworks Dock and Wharf in preference to the North Dock, spite of the greater conveniences of the ¡ latter in the matter of size, depth, of water, and so forth, hy the lower railway rates from I it to the various works. -0- Messrs. Nevill, Druce. and Co. have also the exclusive railway entry into several works. The result, of con is a lower all-round, charge for traffic to and from the ship, and this naturally determines the dock to which the ship goes. The Great Western Railway Company also naturally favour their own dock in all traffic that can be: deaJt with there. But with, the development of Llanelly there is plenty of room for the North Dock also. and it is merely a question of a little further waiting before it will be as busy as any of theotliers. Very rarely has -a dock boon built anywhere which had a stream of success from the start. A dock may be fully justified;' but the justi- fication. must, be proved -to the coiiini-ereial. world that is to support it. and this is a ques- tion fifrlrne, and the due development of the traffic landward for which it was designed. To go no further than our nearest neigh- i hour and competitor, Swansea, the new King's Dock 1he1"0 appeal's to be in this particular 1 position at Hie.moment,

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