National Archives, Kew CO48/45, 792

Joy Lane, Hoxton

30 July 1819

St.Leonards Shoreditch


We are directed by the churchwardens, overseers and weekly committee of the above Parish to request the favor of you to inform us by a line to bearer under what conditions persons are sent out by Government as settlers to the Cape of Good Hope – or if you have printed conditions we shall be greatly obliged by your transmitting us a copy.

We are Sir your very obedient servants

John SCARR & Son

Vestry Clerks