30th July 1867
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor to forward herewith a Statement of sums paid on behalf of Her Majesty's Government for Pensions and Gratuities during 1866, together with the duplicate Vouchers. A sum of two hundred and ninety six pounds sixteen shillings and eleven pence (£296.16.11) is hereby shewn to be due to the Colony and I have to requestthatManuscript image that your Grace will be good enough to direct that the sum in question be paid to the Crown Agents for the Colonies on account of the Colony of British Columbia.
I have the honor to be
My Lord Duke,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Copy to Treasy with Vouchers suggesting that the amount should be reimbursed through the Crown Agents.
WR 7 Sept 67
TFE 7/9
CBA 9/9
B&C 10/9
Other documents included in the file
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Rogers to Secretary to the Admiralty, 13 September 1867, forwarding copy of the despatch and enclosure and requesting that the appropriate sum be paid to the crown agents.