No. 26
23 May 1865
I requested the Lords of the Committee of Privy Council for Trade to give directions for the purchase and transmission to Vancouver Island of the Stores required for the use of the Lighthouses in the Colony for which you applied in your despatch No. 105 of the 7th of December last,andManuscript image and their Lordships have apprized me that they have been shipped on board the "Countess of Fife," which ship sails for Victoria on the 24th instant.
I enclose the Bill of Lading of these Stores.
I have the honor to be
Your obedient servant
Edward Cardwell
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Bill of lading for one case of lighthouse stores and one case of meteorological instruments, 21 April 1865.
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Cardwell, Edward

Kennedy, Arthur

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Countess of Fife

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Cardwell, Edward to Kennedy, Arthur 23 May 1865, NAC RG7:G8C/5, 134. 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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