Object #1008799 from MS-Papers-0032-0393

3 pages written 9 Apr 1866 by Samuel Locke in Napier City to Sir Donald McLean in Napier City

From: Inward letters - Samuel Locke, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0393 (103 digitised items). 104 letters written from Hawke's Bay, 1860-1870

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Napier
April 9th/66


Dear Sir

I was on my way into the country when I heard that you had arrived by the St. Kilda - I know that Mr. Rhodes and others wish me to go to Turanga - But if you intend to carry out in its integrity the scheme you spoke of, it would be useless going for the purpose of looking after runs etc. Perhaps I have no right to ask you such a question - But to go there for no purpose would be do much loss of time to me - Therefore I ask you whether you think it likely that the scheme which I certainly think the proper one, will be carried out or not, to the letter - exempt me and the scheme ends -

I remain, Dear Sir
Your Obt.St.
S. Locke
To His Honor D. McLean Esq. Napier

Part of:
Inward letters - Samuel Locke, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0393 (103 digitised items)
Series 1 Inward letters (English), Reference Number Series 1 Inward letters (English) (14501 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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