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Title: The Relief Commission, Dublin to Bernard McManus, Ballycastle.
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
Sender Gendermale
Sender OccupationRelief Commission Office
Sender Religionunknown
OriginDublin, Ireland
DestinationBallycastle, Co. Antrim, N.Ireland
RecipientMcManus, Bernard (inspecting officer)
Recipient Gendermale
SourceT 1883/71: Copied by Permission of D. B. McLaughlin Esq.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, Northern Ireland.
Doc. No.9006163
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by JM 28:02:1994.
Word Count165
Transcript 1.- TRANSMIT FORM
22637 Despd [Despatched?] EOK

_____________ Union
________ Committee Room Relief Commission Office,
at _______________ Dublin Castle,
_____ day of _________ 1847 26th day of May 1847

1st The Commissioners will
Paper ____ transmitted:- be prepared to recommend
a Grant of equal amount to
the Sum Mr Gage proposes to
subscribe, and should further
sums be contributed additional
grants may be obtained

2ndly The Commissioners will
only hold the Committee accountable
for the expenditure of
such sums as are placed at
their disposal for administering
relief, and not for any sums
which may be placed at the
disposal of its Members individually

Object for which transmitted:- 3rd If the Committee consider
it unnecessary to require the
attendance of the Clerk it need
not be enforced, but no
irregularity should by permitted
on this account

4th The distribution of rations
for more than one day it is
apprehended will lead to many
abuses but if the Finance Committee
and the Inspecting Officer
consider the circumstances
to warrant a deviation from
the daily issue the Commissioners
do not object

Signed [J. F.?] B.
24/5/47 [24 May 1847?]

Bernard McManus Esqr
Inspecting Officer