Law to Under-Secretary of State
Treasury Chambers,
23rd August 1871
Sir,
I am directed by the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury to transmit to you, herewith, for the information of the Secretary of State with reference to previous correspondence the enclosed copy of a further Report from the Solicitor to this Board dated the 19th instt relative to the case of the late Mr Cochrane, and I am to request that you will move Lord Kimberley to instruct Governor Musgrave to furnish the information to which the Solicitor refers.
I am,
Sir,
Your most obedient Servant
William Law
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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A.K. Stephenson, Solicitor's Department, Treasury, to Secretary to the Treasury, 19 August 1871, asking to be furnished with "duly authenticated Accounts showing the alleged amount of Mr Cochrane's defalcations."
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Herbert (for Kimberley) to Lisgar, Canada, No. 494, 24 August 1871.
Law, William to Knatchbull-Hugessen, Edward Hugessen 23 August 1871, CO 60:44, no. 8381, 245. 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/B715TE02.html.

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