Letter from Lewis Pelly, Bushire, to Messrs Remington and Company

Mss Eur F126/43, f 190v 1

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 5 Oct 1867. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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Letter requesting that they cash and credit 1000 rupees to Pelly's account which can then be used to purchase shares in the new Bank of Bombay and detailing a number of shares, dividends and other sources which can be cashed to raise further funds:

  • Interest warrant No. 71 in the Bombay, Baroda and Central India Railway for 125 rupees
  • Order on Messrs Smith, Elder for £100
  • Cheque on Bombay Bank 500 rupees
  • Railway stock to be sold 5000 rupees
  • Dividend on ten shares in Elphinstone Land Company to be realised
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1 folio
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The letter book has been turned upside down and the correspondence relating to banking and financial matters has been entered from back to front, therefore the correspondence itself is upside down in relation to the folio numbers.

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English in Latin script
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Letter

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British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers
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Mss Eur F126/43, f 190v 1

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5 Oct 1867 (CE, Gregorian)

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