No. 92
Downing Street
21 March 1862
Sir,
I have the honor to acquaint you that the Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty have apprized me that, as it appears that there are no guns at Victoria or Esquimalt, arrangements have been made for landing two 68 pr. Guns which may be spared from H.M.S. "Bacchante" and "Topaze."  
I have etc.
Newcastle

Governor Douglas C.B.
 
Despatch from London:
Newcastle to Douglas, 21 March 1862. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871. Ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria: University of Victoria. http://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/getDoc.htm?id=V627092.scx. Accessed 21 November 2018. 

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