CHAPMAN, Charles

National Archives, Kew CO48/42, 158

14 Charterhouse Square

Aug 4th 1819

Sir,

In reply to an application which I made at Colonial Office for information respecting the settlement proposed to be established at Algoa bay I was given to understand that the only means of gaining any certain intelligence on the subject was by addressing a letter to you.

You would therefore Sir greatly oblige me by making known the particulars of the plan.

I am Sir your most obed't humble servt

Charles James? CHAPMAN

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