No. 1
Downing Street
3d August 1855
Sir,
With reference to your despatch, No 1, of the 6th of March last, I have to acquaint you that Her Majesty's Government having again taken into their consideration the circumstances under which youcharteredManuscript image chartered the Ship "Otter" as a Guardship for the protection of the Settlement will be prepared to defray the amount thus expended upon receiving from you a properly certified account of the same.
I have the honor to be, Sir,
Your most obedient humble servant
William Molesworth

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Douglas, James

Molesworth, William

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Otter, 1852-1861

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Vancouver Island

Molesworth, William to Douglas, James 3 August 1855, LAC RG7:G8C/1, 267. 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/V557301.html.

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