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No. 376.

GOVERNOR HAMILTON TO EARL BATHURST.

Ranger at Sea,                    
No. 121.                                                  25 November, 1823.   

My Lord,
      I have the honor to transmit herewith for your Lordship's information returns of the Fishery and Inhabitants, and of the imports and exports of the Island of Newfoundland for the Year ending 30 June 1823. These returns do not of course include the result of the Cod Fishery of the present Season, which I have the satisfaction to state has been very abundant the Spring Seal Fishery though on a comparison of Last Year's not so considerable nevertheless produced nearly 200,000 Skins and 2,300 tons of Oil.

I am etc.,                              

(Sgd)     C. HAMILTON.       
The Right Honorable,
      The EARL BATHURST, K.G.

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