No. 55
Downing Street
16 December 1858
I transmit for your information a Copy of a letter from Rear Admiral Sir M. Seymour, dated Calcutta—27th of October and addressed to the Secretary to the Admiralty, 1 reporting his intention to despatch Her Majesty's Ship "Tribune" from China to Vancouvers Island with 150 Royal Marines on board.
I have the honor to be
Your most Obedient Servant
in the absence of
Sir E. B. Lytton
Lytton, Edward George Earle Bulwer to Douglas, James 16 December 1858, LAC RG7:G8C/6, 474. 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.

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