Title:
PP/GC/LE/69 Letter from Sir G.C.Lewis to Henry John Temple, third Viscount Palmerston, regarding objections to the transfer of the coastguard from the Board of Customs to the Admiralty, 15 July 1856
Date:
15/07/1856
Content:
Letter from Sir George Cornewall Lewis, second Baronet, [Chancellor of the Exchequer], Downing Street, [Whitehall, London], to Henry John Temple, third Viscount Palmerston, [First Lord of the Treasury]: he sends, at Freemantle's express wish, the remonstrance of the Board of Customs [not present] on the transfer of the coastguard from the Customs to the Admiralty. It is a Treasury paper, so must be registered and will require an answer. Palmerston will probably wish to see the answer before it is sent. 15 Jul 1856 The letter is docketed "Sir G.Lewis. Transference of coastguard to Admiralty."
Extent:
One paper
License:
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Subject:
Sir Thomas Freemantle, first Baron Freemantle, deputy chairman of the Board of Customs
Great Britain; administration; Civil Service; reform
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