Tennent to Under-Secretary of State
Office of Committee of Privy Council for Trade
Whitehall
5 May 1863
Sir,
In returning the enclosed copy of an Act passed by the Legislature of Vancouvers Island to amend the Scale of fees charged for the Entrance and clearance of Vessels &c I am directed by the Lords of the Committee of Privy Council for Trade to request that you will inform the Duke of Newcastle that My Lords see no objection to the Act.
I have the honor to be
Sir
Your obedient Servant,
J. Emerson Tennent
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr E. [and] Sir F. Rogers
Confirm?
ABd 6 May
TFE 6 May
At once.
FR 6/5
Tennent, James Emerson to Fortescue, Chichester 5 May 1863, CO 305:21, no. 4419, 237. 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/V635TA04.html.

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