Arbuthnot to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
29 August 1863
Sir,
With reference to your letter dated 20th February last, I am commanded by the Lords Commissoners of Her Majesty's Treasury to request you to move the Duke of Newcastle to call upon the Commissioners of Woods to repay to the Treasury Chest Account the sum of £65.13.5 which by the Voucher enclosed in Mr Elliot's letter of 13th Instant, appears to have been incurred in the collection and transmission of seeds of the Douglas Pine to that Department.
The Voucher (No 5) is herewith returned.
I am, Sir,
Your obedient Servant,
G. Arbuthnot
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
So request the Commrs of Woods & Forests.
ABd 21 Augt
Draft.
TFE 31 Augt
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Elliot to James Howard, Woods and Forests, 4 September 1863, forwarding the voucher and asking that the sum of £65.13.5 be paid to the Treasury Chest Account.
Arbuthnot, George to Rogers, Frederic 29 August 1863, CO 305:21, no. 8499, 266. 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/V635TE07.html.

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