Moody to Merivale (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Topographical Office, War Dept
4 New Street, Spring Gardens
27th Sepr 1858
Sir
I have the honor to request that the necessary instructions may be given by the Transport Board for the "Briseis" as soon as she has taken in her cargo, to proceed to Gravesend and there receive the men that are going out in her to British Columbia.
I have the honor to be Sir
Yr most obedient humble servant
R.C. Moody
Col R.E.

Minutes by CO staff
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Lord Carnarvon
I think we might send this request to the Admiralty at once.
ABd 28 Sepr
Yes. Annex draft.
C S 28
Other documents included in the file
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Draft, Carnarvon to Admiralty, 30 September 1858, requesting that the Briseis be directed to proceed to Gravesend.
People in this document

Blackwood, Arthur Johnstone

Carnarvon, Earl

Merivale, Herman

Moody, Richard Clement

Organizations in this document

Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty

Vessels in this document

Briseis

Places in this document

British Columbia

Gravesend

Moody, Richard Clement to Merivale, Herman 27 September 1858, CO 60:3, no. 9888, 304. 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/B586M14.html.

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