10817. Van Couvers Island

30th Decr 1851.
I am commanded by my Lords
1Copy to Sir J Pelly
13 Jan/51
for report
Commissioners of the Admiralty to send you
Captain Fanshawe's report sent to Col: Office
with Admiralty Letter
of 24 Oct. last.
herewith for the information of Earl Grey copies of a Letter from Rear Adml Moresby dated the 21st of Octr last No 107 and of its enclosures reporting the proceedings of Her Majesty's Ship Daphne at Vancouvers Island
I am Sir
Your most obedient Servant
W.A.B Hamilton
[…] Merivale Esqr
Colonial Department
Minutes by CO staff
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ABd 31/Dec.
HM D 31
G. 2/
Other documents included in the file
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Draft, Colonial Office to Pelly, 13 January 1952, forwarding copies of letter and enclosures.
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Moresby to Secretary to the Admiralty, 21 October 1851, enclosing letters (Nos. 10 and 11, not in file) from Fanshawe, reporting on the attempts made to capture the Fort Rupert murderers.