No. 92
Victoria
5th August 1868
My Lord Duke,
I have had the honor to receive Your Grace's despatch No. 34, of the 28th June, transmitting Copy of a letter from the Treasury, with one from the Admiralty, in reference to expenses incurred inconnectionManuscript image connection with the Military Occupation of the Island of San Juan.
2. I observe that the balance due the Imperial Government on the 30th September 1867 was increased from £406.9.3 to £547.9.9, owing to the undermentioned payments not being chargeable to Naval Funds:
Paid for Collecting Pine Seeds £118.08.08.
Freight on War Office Stores ‹£ 22.11.10.
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3. I presume it is not necessary to make any note of this in future accounts, it being a matter of distribution of expenditure amongst the Departments particularly chargeable, and that the accounts have been duly recovered, the sum of £118.8.8 from the Department of Woods and Forests and that of £22.11.10 from the War Office.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord Duke,
Your Grace's most obedient,
humble Servant.
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
To the Ty with reference to their letter 6359.
CC 11 Sept
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At once.
TFE 11 Sept
Other documents included in the file
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Elliot to Secretary to the Treasury, 19 September 1868, forwarding copy of the despatch for information.
Seymour, Frederick to Grenville, Richard 5 August 1868, CO 60:33, no. 9933, 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/B68092.html.

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