Richards to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary)
Somerset House, W.C.
24 November 1858
With reference to your letter of the 22nd Instant; 1 I beg to acquaint you that conveyance to Vancouver's Island has been engaged in the "Euphrates," lying in the London Docks, for the Baggage of Mr Begbie, Judge of British Columbia; and request that it may be forwarded for Shipment, (carriage paid) to the care of the Captain Superintendt at Deptford.
I have etc.
Chas. Richards
Minutes by CO staff
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Acquaint Mr Begbie.
ABd 25 Nov
Annex draft.
C N 27
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Draft, Elliot to M.B. Begbie, 3 December 1858, advising that passage to Vancouver Island had been arranged on the Euphrates.
  1. Elliot to Admiralty, 22 November 1858, FIND re baggage for Begbie in Euphrates.
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Begbie, Matthew Baillie

Blackwood, Arthur Johnstone

Carnarvon, Earl

Elliot, Thomas Frederick

Richards, Charles

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