Hamilton to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
Whitehall, S.W.
10 April 1861
In reply to Mr Elliot's Letter of the 30th Ulto, I am commanded by the Lords Commissoners of Her Majesty's Treasury to acquaint you that the Paymaster General has been authorized to pay to the credit of Naval Services the sum of £35.7.0 in repayment of the Expenses incurred by the Admiralty on the occasion of the entertainment of the Bishop of British Columbia on board the Gun Boat "Grappler" in October last.
I am etc.
Geo. A. Hamilton
Minutes by CO staff
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Put by.
ABd 11 April
In all these cases, it should be a Standing Rule to inform the Admiralty. Otherwise they are apt to renew the Claim, and [scant?] becomes necessary, & trouble is incurred. Draft to Admiralty.
TFE 16/4
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Draft, Elliot to Secretary to the Admiralty, 17 April 1861, advising the paymaster general had been authorized to pay £35.7.0 to naval services for entertainment of the Bishop of British Columbia.
Hamilton, George Alexander to Rogers, Frederic 10 April 1861, CO 60:12, no. 3196, 211. 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/B615TE10.html.

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