Memo, Hill to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary)

Mr Rowland Hill presents his compliments to Mr Elliot, and with reference to his note of the 27th instant, begs to state, that the packet addressed to Van Couvers Island transmitted to this Office with Mr Merivale's letter of the 10th instant, was forwarded to its destination by the Packet "Arabia" on the 11th instant, via Boston and San Francisco.

l General Post Office
l October 30th 1856  
Public Offices document:
Hill to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary), 27 October 1856, National Archives of the UK, 9784, CO 305/7. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871. Ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria: University of Victoria. Accessed 21 November 2018. 

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