Richards to Under-Secretary of State
Admiralty
Somerset House, W.C.
15 September 1858
Sir,
I beg to acquaint you, for the information of the Secretary of State in answer to your Letter of yesterday's date 1 that passage to Vancouvers Island has been ordered in the Freight Ship "Thames City" for Mr Hamley (Collector of Customs) and you shall be informed when he may embark, at Gravesend, as soon as it can be ascertained.
I have etc.
Chas. Richards
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Hamley has been told this. Put by.
VJ 16 Sep
Footnotes
  1. Carnarvon to Secretary to the Admiralty, 14 September 1858, in Hamley to Lytton, 10 September 1858, 9345, CO 60/3, p. 143.
People in this document

Carnarvon, Earl

Hamley, Wymond Ogilvy

Jadis, Vane

Merivale, Herman

Richards, Charles

Organizations in this document

Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty

Vessels in this document

Thames City, 1856

Places in this document

Vancouver Island

Richards, Charles to Carnarvon, Earl 15 September 1858, CO 60:2, no. 9467, 6. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B585AD02.html.

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