No. 4
Downing Street
20 August 1852
Sir
I have to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch of the 28th of May last, and to convey to you my approval of the judicious measures which you adopted for the protection of the Roman Catholic Priest and I concur in the propriety of discouraging the formation of Missionary Stations beyond thelimitsManuscript image limits of the station.
I have the honor to be Sir,
Your most obedient humble Servant
John S. Pakington

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Pakington, John Somerset to Douglas, James 20 August 1852, LAC RG7:G8C/1, 74. 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/V527104.html.

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