Transcripts: Letter from Robert Peel to John Wray


Whitehall 10th July 1829.


I have the satisfaction to inform you that I am authorized to sanction your receiving the full annual Salary of Seven Hundred Pounds allowed by the 12th Section of the Act 10 Geo. 4 Cap. 44, from the 7th July last; to be retained by you quarterly out of the monies received by you, for the purposes of said Act.

I am Sir,
Your obedient humble Servant
Rob Peel.

John Wray Esq.,
Receiver of the
Metropolitan Police.


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