Callao is a city and important seaport in Peru.1 It is located west of Lima and is one of the few natural harbours along the Pacific coast of South America.1 During the time it is mentioned in the despatches, it was an important port for trade with the HBC.
  • 1. Callao, Encyclop√¶dia Britannica.
  • 2. Ibid.
  • 3. Ibid.
Mentions of this place in the documents
The Colonial Despatches Team. Callao. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria.

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