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Draft of a memorial to the Treasury, 15 June 1803, by Patrick Colquhoun as Agent for the Virgin Islands, on Tortola’s status as a free port, 1803-06-15

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 263/1

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

Loose papers and one newspaper from Patrick and his son James Colquhoun's correspondence files. RCMS 263/1-9 have a cover headed 'Nevis 1820' and RCMS 263/11-31 are in a similar cover '1832 West Indies'. Each has a note of contents, but these do not tally exactly with the items now present.


  • Creation: 1803-06-15


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Finding aid date

2019-06-07 10:01:18+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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