National Archives, Kew CO48/44, 949
No.2 Everards Street
July 29th 1819
Having herd that it is the intention of His Majesty's Government to send out setlers to the Cape of good hope and haveing herd that implements and house are found by government for the purpose of agriculture and that asistance is allowed to clere the ground would be extreemly obliged to you Sir if you would send me the articles and if it should not specify what is found there at the Cape would be very thankful to have it explained and haveing herd that it must not be less than 10 to join together beside family would be extreemly thankful to know Sir how that is to be done if not to much trouble.
Honoured Sir I am your humble