II. STEAMBOAT LINES.
Swedish Tariff. Within Sweden: 50 6. for ten words, and 5 6. for
each word more. — Foreign telegrams: to Norway or Denmark 80 o tor
five words, 10 6. each word more; to Great Britain 1 kr. 30 o. for three
words, 306. each word more; to the U.S.A., about the same as from Norway.
Telephones are very general, and are most useful, especially in
Norway and the Swedish Norrland, for securing rooms or ordering
conveyances in advance. Usual charge lOe. or a little more.
II. Steamers between Great Britain and Norway, Sweden, and
Denmark. Yachting Cruises. Tourist Agents.
Steamboats. The following are the usual summer-arrangements
(May to August inclusive); but travellers should in all cases obtain
precise information from the agents or the advertisements of the
steamship-companies. The fares quoted include provisions except
where otherwise stated. The winter-rates are often considerably
lower. — 'Boat-trains' run from London in connection with the
steamers from Hull, Grimsby, Newcastle, and Harwich.
Steameks to Norway.
To Christiania. (1). From London, 'Wilson Line' alternate Fridays in
56 hrs. (fares 51. 13s., 31. 10*., return 81., 51. 10*.; food 6*. 6d. or 4*. 6<f. per
day, according to class). — (2). From Hull, 'Wilson Line' Frid. in 46 hrs.
(fares U. 15s., 31. 5s., return 11. 10*., 51.). — (3). From Newcastle-on-Tyne. Ss.
'Sterling' and 'Prospero', Frid. in about 52 hrs. (31. 3s., return 51. 5s.).
Christiansand is called at by most of the above-mentioned steamers
(fares as to Christiania): from Hull in 32 hrs., from London in 44 hrs.
Also: from Leilh, 'Leitb, Hull, and Hamburg Co.', Thurs. in 34 hrs.
(31. 3s.; return 51. 5s.); returning on Fridays.
To Bergen. (1). From Hull, 'Wilson Line', Tues. in 36 hrs. (il. 10s.,
'61., return 11., il. 10s.), returning on Saturday. - (2). From Newcastle,
'Bergenske and Nordenfjeldske Cos.', Tues., Thurs., & Sat. in 31-40 hrs.
(1st ol. il., return 6!.). — These steamers, except the Tues. boat from
Newcastle, touch at Stavanger (same fares).
To Trondhjem. (1). From Hull, 'Wilson Line', Thurs. in 65 hrs.
(61.10s., il. 4s., return 91. 15s., 6l. 6s.), returning Thursdays. — (2). From
Newcastle, 'Bergenske and Nordenfjeldske Cos.', Tues., via Bergen (see above;
through-fare 61. 10s., return 9Z. 15s.).
Steamers to Sweden.
To Gotenburg. (1). From London (Tilbury), 'Thule Line', Frid. (returning
Thurs.) in 4045 hrs. (31. 3s., 2l. 2s., food 6s. 6d. or 4s. 6<j. per day); return-
tickets (51. 5s., 31. 3s.) are available also via Granton (see below) or by the
'Wilson Line' via Hull. — (2). From Hull, 'Wilson Line' Sat. (returning
Frid.) in 36-40 hrs. (fares il., 2l.i5s.; return-fares 11., U.5s.). —(3). From
Grimsby, 'Wilson Line' Wed. (returning Wed.) in 40 hrs. (same fares). —
(4). From Granton (Edinburgh),,'Thule Line', Frid. (same fares).
To Malmo. From Grimsby, 'Wilson Line', Tues. returning Thurs., in
about 60 hrs. (21. 15s., U. 10s.; first-class return il. 10s.).
To Stockholm. From London, 'Wilson Line', Sat.; also 'Stockholm
Steamship Co.', via Malmo, about every ten days.
Steamers to Denmark.
To Copenhagen. (1). From London, 'Bailey and Leetham Line', Sun.
in about 3 days ("21. 10s., il. 10s.; meals 5-6s. per day), — (2). From Hull,
'Wilson Lino', Mon. or Frid. in 00 lirs. (1st cl. 21. 10s., excl. food; 2nd cl.