Historical Records of New Zealand
Admiralty Office, 20th Sept., 1821
I am commanded by my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty to transmit to you, for the information of Earl Bathurst, the accompanying extracts from a letter addressed to the Navy Board by Mr. Downie, master of the Coromandel store ship, containing information relative to New Zealand.
I am, &c.,
John Barrow.Henry Goulburn, Esq., Colonial Department.