Barnard to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary)
23 May 1861
I have the honor to acquaint you, for the information of The Right Honorable The Secretary of State, that the Articles for Assay Melting Office supplied for the service of the Government of British Columbia pursuant to your letter of the 28th Feby last were shipped on board the "Prince of the Seas" on the 14th Instt for conveyance to the Colony.
I have etc.
Edwd Barnard
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Acquaint the Govr.
ABd 24 May
TFE 24/5
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Draft reply, Newcastle to Douglas, No. 80, 29 May 1861, noting that the “Articles” required for the “Melting Office” have been shipped.