No. 4
Downing Street,
6th September, 1855
I have to acknowledge your Despatch No 8, of the 13th of June last, reporting the measures you have taken in consequence of a requisition addressed to you by the Commander in Chief of the Naval Forces in the PacificforManuscript image for providing the Fleet with Supplies and Hospital accommodation at Vancouver's Island, and I have to inform you that the Hudson's Bay Company have been apprized that on receiving proper vouchers, the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty will be ready to defray all claims which can justly be made on this account on the Naval Department.
I have the honor to be, Sir,
Your most Obedient Humble Servant
W. Molesworth

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Douglas, James

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Molesworth, William to Douglas, James 6 September 1855, LAC RG7:G8C/1, 298. 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.

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