Downing Street
20 April 1851
I transmit for your information a copy of a letter from the Secretary to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty on the subject of a passage afforded to you in Her Majesty's Ship "Daedalus" between the 30th of September and 9th of October last, and I have to request that you will cause the expense thereofamountingManuscript image amounting to Forty Seven Pounds—Fifteen Shillings—(£47-15-0) to be paid to Captain Wellesley of that Vessel.
I am Sir
Your most obedient Servant
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Parker to Merivale, 12 April 1851, requesting Blanshard, instead of the public, be called upon to pay the amount of his passage on the Daedalus.
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People in this document

Blanshard, Richard

Grey, Henry George

Merivale, Herman

Parker, John

Wellesley, George G.

Organizations in this document

Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty

Vessels in this document

HMS Daedalus, 1826-1911

Places in this document


Grey, Henry George to Blanshard, Richard 20 April 1851, LAC RG7:G8C/1, 21. 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/V517008.html.

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