Object #1009103 from MS-Papers-0032-0243

2 pages written 22 Mar 1866 by Samuel Deighton

From: Inward letters - Samuel Deighton, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0243 (74 digitised items). 74 letters written from Wanganui, Wairoa and Chatham Islands, 1859-1873, and undated. Includes plan for a court house.

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March 22nd./66.

My dear Sir,

I had not time to write by Frasers orderly who went by at full gallop - the Hau Haus are on their way down and I believe will be at Pakowai tomorrow. Will you kindly send me instruction regarding them. I have enclosed two documents to Kopu from te Waru and others for your perusal. I beg to congratulate you on your very easy victory over your friend Colenso. I quite wonder at your hard heartedness in oppsoing such an amiable man. Writes such nice letters too.

What shall I do with the guns I have in my possession. Kopu also wanted me to take possession of a mare for you what shall I do with her.

I am my dear Sir
Truly yours,
S. Deighton.

Part of:
Inward letters - Samuel Deighton, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0243 (74 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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