s boat, No. 2, with seventeen of the crew and one passenger aboard.
The North Briton is ashore on Mingan islands.
The North Briton sailed from Montreal on the 2d inst., and on the morning of the 5th, at 1 o'clock, she struck on Paraquet Island during a gale, the weather being very thick at the time.
The following is a list of the passengers on board of her at the time of her departure:
From Quebec--Hon. P. M. Vankoughnet and lady, Major Fielding, Sixtieth rifles, and lady; Felix Morgan, lady and child; Felix Briard, Ralph Jones, M. Cone, John P. Strickland, A W. Duncan, Frederick Clark, W. H. Carvill.
From Montreal Dr. Woods, Thos Dawson, Mr. Robinson, W. G. Idler.
From Kingston.--Captain Rayley.
From Toronto--E. J. Smith, C. Jarvis, Eighty-seventh regiment; Mr. Price, Miss E. Price, Miss Allan, Captain Lamerte and lady, P. Pelham, John Smith.
A. McNab and lady, and man servant and ninety- eight steerage passengers.