Romaine to Merivale (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Admiralty
16th August 1858
Sir
I am commanded by my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty to state for the information of Secretary Sir E. Bulwer Lytton, that Rear Admiral Baynes has reported that he sailed in his Flag Ship from Callao on the 1st July with the Calypso in company, and that on the following day he ordered the Calypso> to proceed to Vancouver Island with stores and Provisions for Her Majesty's Ships Satellite and Plumper.  
I am, Sir,
Your most obedient humble Servant
W.G. Romaine
Herman Merivale Esq.
Colonial Office
Minutes by CO staff
Put by for reference.  
ABd
16 Augt
HM
Augt 17
EBL
Aug 18
 
Public Offices document:
Romaine to Merivale (Permanent Under-Secretary), 16 August 1858, National Archives of the UK, 8226, CO 305/9. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871. Ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria: University of Victoria. http://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/getDoc.htm?id=V585AD04.scx. Accessed 18 September 2018. 

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