Richards to Merivale (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Admiralty
Somerset House, W.C.
29 September 1858
Sir,
I beg to acquaint you with reference to my Letter of the 15th Instant 1 that Mr Hamley, Collector of Customs may embark on board the Freight Ship, Thames City of 557 Tons, lying at Gravesend for passage to British Columbia on the 2nd of October.
The chaplain and his wife may also embark on the above date.
I have etc.
Chas. Richards
Minutes by CO staff
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Acquaint Mr Hamley, and Mr Gammage.
ABd 30 Sepr
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Draft, Merivale to W. Hamley, 30 September 1858, informing him of embarkation date.
Minutes by CO staff
Similar letter to Mr Gammage.
Richards, Charles to Merivale, Herman 29 September 1858, CO 60:2, no. 9929, 15. 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/B585AD06.html.

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