Colvile to Newcastle
Hudson's Bay House
March 24th 1853
My Lord Duke,
I have the honour to acknowledge the receipt of Mr Peel's letter of the 18th Instant transmitting, by your Grace's direction, an Extract of a letter from Rear Admiral Moresby dated the 17th December 1852, at Valparaiso, for which I beg to return you the thanks of the Governor and Committee.
I beg to observe at the same time, that there is no Officer of the name of Nihill in the service of the Hudson's Bay Company.
I have the honour to be
My Lord Duke,
Your Graces' mo; obedt humble Servant
A. Colvile

His Grace The Duke of Newcastle
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Minutes by CO staff
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ABd 26 March
HM Mh 26
FP 26
N 29