No. 58
17th May 1871
My Lord,
Referring to Your Lordship's Despatch No 54, of the 8th June, 1870, I have the honor to report that by this Mail the Sum of Six hundred and Seventy-five Pounds, Two shillings and Fourpence (£675.2/4) hasbeenManuscript image been remitted to the Crown Agents with instructions to pay it over to the War Department in liquidation of the amount due from this Government for Arms and Ammunition.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord,
Your most obedient
Humble Servant
A. Musgrave
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Meade
Copy to W.O. & say the Agents have been authorized to pay the money—& authorize accordingly.
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Meade to Crown Agents, 22 June 1871, authorizing them to pay £675.2.4 to the War Office.
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Meade to War Office, 22 June 1871, advising payment would be forthcoming through the Crown Agents.