Peel to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
8 September 1862
In reply to your letter of the 30 Ult. I am directed by the Lords Commissoners of Her Majesty's Treasury to acquaint you for the information of the Duke of Newcastle, that, on consideration of the circumstances detailed in the Despatch of the Governor of British Columbia, My Lords will not withhold Their assent from the proposal of the Governor to makeaManuscript image a separate appointment, with a salary of £500 a year, for the Office of Registrar General of Titles to Land.
I am,
Your obedient Servant
F. Peel
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Inform the Governor.
ABd 9 Sepr
TFE 9 Sepr
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Draft reply, Newcastle to Douglas, No. 141, 16 September 1862, informing him that the Treasury will not prevent him from appointing a separate officer with a salary of £500 a year to perform the duties of Registrar General of Titles to Land.