No. 130
11 April 1859
In reply to your Despatch of the 27th January last No 8, instructing me to reserve a certain portion of Land at Esquimalt for Naval purposes in compliance with a request from the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, I have the honor to informManuscript imageinform you that directions will be issued without delay for carrying their Lordship's wishes into effect.
I have etc.
James Douglas
Minutes by CO staff
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Copy to Admiralty. L[ithographed] F[orm] referring to their letter.
ABd 28 May
At once.
HM May 31