Northbrook to Under-Secretary of State
16 February 1870
With reference to the letter from this Office of 22 April 1867 54/[Esqrs?]/2549 containing a Claim of £675.2.4 for Stores supplied for service of the Colonial Government British Columbia, and to the subsequent correspondence, and the letter from the Colonial Office of 29 January 1869, I am again directed by Mr Secretary Cardwell to request you will state whether any further steps have been taken towards the settlement of the Claim in question.
I have the honor to be
Your obedient Servant
Minutes by CO staff
Manuscript image
Sir F. Rogers
I think we might now direct the Gov. to remit what is due to the War Office as they still press for payment. Their Finances are better & no doubt Gov. Musgrave will send the money.
CC 18/2
Manuscript image
Yes. Draft at once.
FR 18/2
Other documents included in the file
Manuscript image
Draft reply, Granville to Musgrave, No. 12, 21 February 1870.
Manuscript image
Rogers to Under-Secretary of State for War, 22 February 1870, advising that Governor Musgrave had been asked to remit the outstanding sum to the War Office.