Hamilton to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
28th July 1865
With reference to your letter of 14th Ultimo, I am commanded by the Lords Commissoners of Her Majesty's Treasury to acquaint you, for the information of Mr Secretary Cardwell, that They have given directions to the Paymaster General to pay to the Account of the Crown Agents for the Colonies the sum of £2937.10s.6d being the excess of advances made by the Colonial Government of British Columbia, in respect of the Regimental Pay of the Royal Engineers lately servinginManuscript image in that Colony, over and above the Bills drawn upon England.
I am,
Your obedient Servant
Geo. A. Hamilton
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Inform the Governor of this payment.
ABd 29 July
TFE 29/7
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Draft reply, Cardwell to Seymour, No. 52, 2 August 1865.