No. 241, Miscellaneous
23 December 1859
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor of transmitting herewith at the request of Colonel Moody the accompanying copy of a communication from here respecting the portions of land which it may be desirable to reserve inManuscript imagein Burrard's Inlet for naval purposes, and to inform your Grace, that I will immediately enter into communications with Admiral Baynes on the subject and will direct the Commissioner of Lands and Works to make such reserves for naval purposes as the former officer may deem expedient.
I have etc.
James Douglas
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Merivale
Acke.
ABd 14/2
HM F 15
CF 16
N 17
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Newcastle to Douglas, No. 12, 28 February 1860.
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Moody to Douglas, 13 December 1859, providing information on Burrard Inlet, as per despatch.
Douglas, James to Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes 23 December 1859, CO 60:5, no. 1561, 279. 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/B59241.html.

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