No. 84, Miscellaneous
9th October 1865
Sir,
I have the honor to report that I made application to Rear Admiral the Honorable J. Denman for a Ship of War to visit the Settlements on the North East coast of this Island and embarked in H.M.S. "Devastation" for that purpose on the 27th September returning on the 4thOctoberManuscript image October.
I visited the Settlements at Cowichan, Nanaimo, and Comox (or Port Augusta) and the Island of San Juan.
I have given Captain Joliffe, the Commander of the "Devastation," the usual certificate to enable him to recover the customary allowance for the entertainment of myself and one servant during the period before mentioned.
I have the honor to be,
Sir
Your most obedient Servant
A.E. Kennedy
Governor
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
We shall hear from the Admiralty in due course. Put by for reference when they apply for payment?
VJ 24 Novr
Put by till wanted.
TFE 24/11
Kennedy, Arthur to Cardwell, Edward 9 October 1865, CO 305:26, no. 11485, 404. 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/V65084.html.

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