No. 53
5 November 1859
With reference to the last paragraph of my Despatch No 32 of the 8th August, upon the subject of the Light houses to be erected in the straits of Fuca, I have now the honor to transmit to Your Grace, the copy of a letter from theManuscript imagethe Colonial Surveyor describing the height of the Towers, and the length of the Lightning conductors that will be required.
I have etc.
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Merivale
Copy to Board of Trade L[ithographed] F[orm]?
HT Irving 27 Dec
At once.
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Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Joseph Pemberton, Colonial Surveyor, to Colonial Secretary, 7 November 1859, providing statistical information concerning the construction of lighthouses, as per despatch.
Other documents included in the file
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Draft, Elliot to J. Booth, Board of Trade, 6 January 1860, forwarding copy of the despatch and enclosure.