National Archives, Kew CO48/45, 474

July 27th 1819


Having seen the statement that is proposed for the Settelers that immigrate to the Cape & I approve of the same but should whish to gain information respecting how I am to be provided with tools to carry on my trade as Sawyer, whether I am to provide them my self or that government will. I should whish to know how to proceed if you will oblige

Your humble serv'ts

James ROGERS age 38 &

Danniel READING age 22

PS Pleas to direct James ROGERS The Kings Arms Beech Street Cripplegate