18th June, 1859
I have the honor to state that owning to the great increase
of the population of this place, it is a considerable detriment
to, and interruption of business, that Corporal Whitmore, 15th
Hussars, Assistant Post Master, is obliged to proceed to the camp
with letters upon the arrival of each Steamer from Victoria.
I therefore beg leave to suggest that Sergeant Bridgeman who
has been appointed as Post Master Sergeant for the Camp, may be
instructed to call at this Office for letters upon each arrival of
Steamers from Victoria.
I have the honor to be,