Richards to Under-Secretary of State
Somerset House, W.C.
15 September 1858
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
  1. Carnarvon to Secretary to the Admiralty, 14 September 1858, in Hamley to Lytton, 10 September 1858, 9345, CO 60/3, p. 143.
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Carnarvon, Earl

Hamley, Wymond Ogilvy

Jadis, Vane

Merivale, Herman

Richards, Charles

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Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty

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Thames City, 1856

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Vancouver Island